This ALS mobile application digitizes ALS teaching materials that can be accessed by educators anywhere, anytime, online or offline from your mobile devices. In partnership with the Department of Education’s Bureau of Alternative Learning System (DepEd BALS), Smart Communications, Inc. (Smart) developed this app in line with its efforts to promote mEducation in the country, or the use of mobile technologies to enable learning, especially for students that do not have access to formal classroom learning.

This app utilized the open source MuPDF library. Source code is available at




DepEd ALS app can be downloaded utilizing the Google Playstore, just search for DepEd SIKAP or you can click here. The application can be navigated offline after installation.