NPTEL Course Admission July – Dec 2018 Semester – Registration Deadline 30 July 2018 (12 Week Courses) and 6th August 2018 (8 Week Courses)

Farook College has been established as a local chapter of National Programme on Technology Enhanced Learning (NPTEL).  NPTEL is 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 part of SWAYAM.

For the second batch (Jan - May 2018 Session) since Farook College had been a local chapter of NPTEL, there were 79 registrations. 10 candidates registered for the examination and 9 of successfully passed the examination.  

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.Local chapter institutions will also have the access to hall tickets, results and certificate. 

NPTEL recently announced around 270 open courses that belong to various disciplines for the July - Dec 2018 Semester. List and description of these courses are available at the NPTEL portal

This time, there be 2 exam dates: Oct 7 & Oct 28


Duration4 weeks8 weeks12 weeks4 weeks8 weeks
Start of course13-Aug-186-Aug-1830-Jul-1827-Aug-1827-Aug-18
End of course7-Sep-1828-Sep-1819-Oct-1821-Sep-1819-Oct-18
Exam datesOct -7, 2018
(2 Sessions: 9am-12 noon; 2pm-5pm)
Oct -28, 2018
(2 Sessions: 9am-12 noon; 2pm-5pm)

The tentative course list can be found at this link.

We shall share the final list of courses with you shortly.



Please circulate the information among the students of your department and encourage them to utilize this opportunity. Registration closes for on 30 July 2018 and  6th August 2018 for 12 week courses and 8 week courses, respectively. For the last semester Farook College was an Examination Center. There was one more center at Manjeri too. 

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 Farook College from the drop down.

Detailed steps for course enrollment is available at 

NPTEL will ask for the roll number of the student - please provide your university register number or class roll number.

Interested faculties and students are requested to contact Abdul Haleem P P, (Assistant Professor, Department of Computer Science), SPOC, NPTEL Farook College Local Chapter.


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