E-learning is fast emerging as the preferred solution for delivering online and virtual learning, regardless of barriers like geographic and socio-economic problems. Over the years, E-learning has also evolved into a full-fledged mode of delivering learning at the convenience of the learners. India is a country of social diversity. It’s difficult to change the social background of students. The solution to this problem is web-based learning. This reflects the importance of e-learning in education with its extent and growth in India. Some of the major Indian institution and the target segments covered by the online education have also given much emphasis on importance of E-learning.