The Ministry of Human Resource Development (MHRD), Government of India has initiated a number of new initiatives to take the best teaching learning resources to all including the most disadvantaged to achieve the three cardinal principles of Education Policy viz., access, equity and quality. The SWAYAM is one such Initiative which seeks to bridge the digital divide for students who have hitherto remained untouched by the digital revolution and have not been able to join the mainstream of the knowledge economy.The NPTEL which is programme of seven IITs (Bombay, Delhi, Guwahati, Kanpur, Kharagpur, Madras and Roorkee) and IISc Bangalore ) which was offered separately, now is offered under the SWAYAM Platform and are stamped by the Industry.
The NPTEL Chapter of IIT Kharagpur will conduct a SWAYAM awareness workshop in Agartala in association with Techno India Agartala on 1st July,2017 at 2:PM at Shaeed Bhagat Singh Yuva Awas Auditorium. Mr. Pabitra Kar, Hon’ble Dy. Speaker of Tripura Legislative Assembly will inagurage this event as a Chief Guest.
The Workshop aims to spread the awareness about this online course program for the benefit of academic community (technical & general degree colleges) as well as industry professionals.