Its pleasure to inform you all that Rai University, Ahmedabad is now registered at NPTEL in the list of local chapters for providing an ocean of opportunities to students and staff members.
NPTEL is the official SWAYAM national coordinator for engineering branch. All NPTEL online certification courses are SWAYAM courses too, and they are available on the SWAYAM platform as well. Establishing NPTEL local chapter is one of the important requirement as per UGC and AICTE.
NPTEL Local Chapter: National Programme on Technology Enhanced Learning
NPTEL has been offering Open online self-study courses with certification in 10hr, 20hr and 30hr courses of 4, 8, and 12 weeks duration respectively across engineering, management, humanities, and science streams since March 2014. To take this initiative forward and to encourage more students across university to participate in this initiative, we created and engaged in a fruitful relationship by establishing an NPTEL Local Chapter in our university.
Who will benefit?
Participants in the course – by receiving quality instruction and education in selected topics and skills can improve their employability and widen their knowledge base, get introduced to new domains. Faculty members teaching the courses in colleges can hone their teaching skills and use this material to supplement their teaching.
Course instructors – may utilize this opportunity to connect with a wide spectrum of student community.
Industry – Can use the courses to reduce training time, broaden and refresh the skill set of their employee.
– Enrolling and learning from the course involves no cost.
– Flexibility for the student as he/she can prioritize his/her time and work at one’s own pace
– Variety of programs and courses – Engineering, Science, Humanities, Management, are the disciplines of courses offered, which enables the students can try pursuing learning in areas other than their expertise and interest.
– Clarify doubts with course instructors – via email, discussion forum and other online media.
– Networking Opportunities – The peer group includes a mix of users from across the globe, from colleges
– Across India and professionals from the industry which will enrich the learning experience.
– Inculcate mode of self-learning
– Evaluate themselves on how they compare against the pool of students nationwide.
Name of Rai University can be seen on http://nptel.ac.in/LocalChapter/college_homepage.php?collegeid=1070