The National Programme on Technology Enhanced Learning (NPTEL) is a project initiated and handled by seven Indian Institute of Technology (IIT-Bombay, Delhi, Kanpur, Kharagpur, Madras, Roorkee and Guwahati) and Indian Institute of Science, Bangalore. It is project funded by MHRD, Government of India, to develop and promote multimedia and web technology based learning open for all. Currently more than 940 courses are available on web portal for viewing and downloading. NPTEL has also initiated open online courses with certification where courses in different domains are regularly launched. Courses are free to enroll and are available at At the end of the course a certification exam (optional) is held on specific dates at specific centers. Certificate from IIT is awarded to those who register and appear for the examination. These exams have nominal fees with facility of scholarship and partial fee waiver for SC/ST candidates. We are glad to announce that our institute now also have approved NPTEL local chapter from Nov., 2015 ( This will facilitate our students and faculties to use NPTEL contents better, apply for scholarships .

This activity at our institute is coordinated by Mr. N.Madhu, Assistant Professor, Dept. of Electronics and Communication. All are invited to be part of this and take benefits.