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 a curriculum building exercise and is directed towards providing learning materials in science and engineering by adhering to the syllabi of All India Council for Technical Education and the slightly modified curricula of major affiliating Universities. It has developed curriculum based video courses and web-based e-courses targeting students and faculty of institutions offering UG engineering programs.
All courses offered by NPTEL can be attended free of cost. A fee of Rs 1000/- is to ne paid for appearing for the examinations.
Farook College has been established as a local chaper of NPTEL. Students enrolled from Local Chapter will get 50% discount for examination fee. Payments can also be made through the Local Chapter. Local chapter instituitons wil also have the access to hall tickets, results and certificate.
NPTEL anoounces the courses regularly through their portal https://onlinecourses.nptel.ac.in/explorer. While registering for the course, registrants have to choose Farook College as the local chapter to enjoy the benefits.
Interested faculties and students are requested to contact Abdul Haleem P P, Assistant Professor, Department of Computer Science.