Getting Started

Welcome to the new era of Moodle themes!

NALANDA is a theme created by DualCube.

NALANDA is 100% tested and works in Moodle 3.4+.

At a Glance:

  • Compatible with Moodle 3.4+
  • Special front page
  • Unlimited color scheme
  • APP like look and feel for tablets and mobiles
  • Highly customized UI for every page element
  • Exclusive theme settings with tabs
  • Responsive layout
  • TinyMCE HTML editor/Atto HTML editor
  • RTL language compatible
  • Featured content area
  • Animated jQuery number counter
  • Contact us form
  • Cross-Browser (tested on Chrome, Firefox, IE11 and Safari)
  • 4 social media icons


The bxSlider under the WTFPL license:

Parent theme: Bootstrapbase by Bas Brands

Royalty-free images

Free fonts

Free software Jquery-animateNumber


NALANDA Constitutes of Two Parts: 

  1. The PHP code and integrated HTML are licensed under the GPL license, just like Moodle itself. You will discover a duplicate copy of the license text in the same registry as this content record. Or you can read it here: 
  2. Dualcube reserves the right to amend this Privacy Policy without notification and will have the full authority over the policies made in the product.

Exclusive Setting Panel

A truckload of options to customize your theme. No coding knowledge required.

General Settings
Site administration > Appearance > Themes > NALANDA > General Settings > HEADER

Choose site favicon


You can upload your header logo here -

Set your custom css from here

You can upload your footer logo here -

Add your address here

Add your phone here

Add your fax here

Add your email here

Add your footer quick links here

Add social icon and copyright notice here

Choose your color

Front Page Settings

1. Front page Slider section

You can upload slider background image, overlay image, slider texts from here.

You can add top quick links.

You can add information about university.

You can add background image and heading for moodle courses.

You can add information about success story.

You can configure featured course content.

You can configure testimonial content.

You can configure our gallery.

You can configure faculties.

You can configure top recruiters.

Rearrange Settings


Exclusive Design


Exclusive Theme with powerful and friendly features. You can enjoy the following cutting edge technology:

  • Default Menu
  • Exclusive Login Page
  • Layer Slideshow
  • Support for Moodle default announcements and site events.
  • Quick Links
  • About university
  • Featured Course section
  • Default Moodle course grid
  • Number counter in success story
  • Our gallery
  • Testimonials
  • Our Top Faculty
  • Our Recruiters
  • Exclusive inner Pages with wonderful side bars
  • Usefull footer
Courses Grid View

A Page with a list of all the available courses, a button to add a new course and both side bars (after logging).

This page does not have the slideshow option. You can remove the slideshow from the front page too.

Login Page
  Custom login page


Installing NALANDA is very simple. All you take is 4 steps and NALANDA is installed.

  1. Unzip the file.
  2. Copy the unziped NALANDA folder and paste into <your moodle>/theme.
  3. Click on Site administration > Notifications.
  4. Click on "Upgrade moodle database" and then click on button  "Continue".

    - And you are part of the revolution!


Activate NALANDA

Site administration > Appearance >Themes > Theme selector
Change theme to NALANDA

Site Administration > Appearance > Navigation
Default home page for users (First Dropdown) > Site

Site Administration > Front page > Front page settings
Front page (Dropdown) > None

Take a Tour

Don’t take our word for it – demo it! Open this page and use the following login details:

Username: student
Password: 1Admin@23

Final Notes

We are always happy to help you. We hope you have a wonderful time using the theme.