NPTEL Local Chapter

NPTEL Local Chapter


The National Programme on Technology Enhanced Learning (NPTEL), a project funded by the Ministry of Human Resource Development (MHRD), provides e-learning through online Web and Video courses in Engineering, Sciences, Technology, Management and Humanities. This is a joint initiative by seven IITs and IISc Bangalore. Other selected premier institutions also act as Associate Partner Institutions.
NPTEL is one of the national coordinators of Ministry of HRD’s prestigious Study Webs of Active – Learning for Young Aspiring Minds (SWAYAM) programme. All courses offered by NPTEL are a part of SWAYAM.

From March 2014 onward, NPTEL started offering online certification courses. Every January and July, anywhere between 250-300 courses are offered online - free of cost - for anyone to enroll and learn from. The certification involves writing an exam that is proctored and conducted in 120+ cities across India. 1010 online certification courses have been completed as on date with 288+ courses currently open for enrolment at Through an online portal, 4, 8, or 12 week online courses, typically on topics relevant to students in all years of higher education along with basic core courses in sciences and humanities with exposure to relevant tools and technologies, are being offered.
All courses offered by NPTEL can be attended free of cost. A fee of Rs.1100/- is to be paid for appearing for the examinations.
Gayatri Vidya Parishad has been established as a local chapter of NPTEL. Payments can also be made through the Local Chapter. Local chapter institutions will also have the access to hall tickets, results and certificates.
NPTEL recently announced 290 open courses that belong to various disciplines. List and description of these courses are available at the NPTEL portal
To enroll (join) to a certification course :
To register for NPTEL exam :
Brochures link :
List of NPTEL Online Courses for AICTE FDP, Jan-Apr 2019:
Set – 1: Courses start on 28th Jan 2019 (Enrolment closes: 4th Feb 2019)
Set – 2: Courses start on 25th Feb 2019 (Enrolment closes: 25th Feb 2019)
Exam dates: 31 March (83 courses), 27 April (102 courses) and 28 April (105 courses)
Please circulate the information among the students of your department and encourage them to utilize this opportunity.
Instructions for registration:

  1. Visit the NPTEL course portal
  2. Choose the course you want to enroll.
  3. All registrants have to use their gmail id while filling their profile.
  4. While filling the Profile, give 'Yes ' in Are you a part of an NPTEL local chapter? * and choose our college name correctly from the drop down.

Interested faculties and students are requested to contact
G.V.GAURAV, (Assistant Professor, Department of Chemistry),
SWAYAM - NPTEL Local Chapter.
Contact No: 0891-2737719 (O)9553061490
Email id:

Click here to view Certificate Preview    Click Here to View

Enrollment Open for 289 Courses Jan - Apr 2019     Click Here to View

MoU between AICTE and NPTEL for recognizing NPTEL MOOCs courses as FDPs     Click Here to View