eLearning is a new kind of education which uses an online space or computer software on an electronic device. This kind of learning allows for online distribution, sharing content and electronic management of teaching.

eLearning is a very simple kind of learning which is used in the education sectors of information and communication technologies. Most commonly it is delivered on laptops, tablets or mobile phones with an internet connection. The final testing of knowledge is done within the eLearning software or through an online application made directly through a personal device. Another similar term you might come across is "m-learning", which is a similar type of education using just mobile devices.