SWAYAM-NPTEL Online Courses Enrolment is open for 290 courses in Jan 2019 semester

SWAYAM-NPTEL Online Courses for Certification (January –April 2019 Session) has opened for enrollment. The start/end dates for the courses and exam dates are as follows:

Start/End/Exam Date  4 weeks


8 weeks (Set-1) 12 weeks 4 weeks

(SET 2)

8 weeks

(SET 2)

Start of course 28-Jan-19 28-Jan-19 28-Jan-19 25-Feb-19 25-Feb-19
End of course 22-Feb-19 22-Mar-19 19-Apr-19 22-Mar-19 19-Apr-19
3 Exam dates 31 March 20192 Sessions on each date : 9am- 12 noon; 2pm-5pm 27 April 2019 (Saturday) and

28 April 2019 (Sunday)

 2 Sessions on each date :

9am- 12 noon; 2pm-5pm

Exam registration for the above is also opened. Interested candidates can register for the exam and make the payment to the SPOC in the central library.

For list of courses and enrollment please visit:


 for more details contact :

Mr. K Srinu

Librarian & SPOC – SWAYAM NTPEL Local Chapter


List of Websites which offers online certification courses

List of Websites which offers online certification courses 

6. Udacity – https://in.udacity.com/
8. Khanacademy – https://www.khanacademy.org/
9. Skillsahre – https://www.skillshare.com/
10. Harvard University – https://online-learning.harvard.edu/
11. Ted – https://ed.ted.com/
12. Alison – https://alison.com/
13. Futurelearn – https://www.futurelearn.com/
17. Open Learn – http://www.open.edu/openlearn/
18. Future Learn – https://www.futurelearn.com/
19. Tuts Plus – https://tutsplus.com/
20. Open Culture – http://www.openculture.com/
K Srinu
Librarian, SPOC – NPTEL Local Chapter,
Sasi Institute of Technology & Engineering,
Tadepalligudem – 534101

NPTEL and Digital Learning Platform

This is to inform you that, a new service DIGIMAT Digital Learning Platform (NPTEL Video Repository) is introduced by our SITE Central Library. Through this all the NPTEL Video and Web courses are accessible within the college LAN. Access details are as follows.


Works only in Intranet (College LAN)

Access login credentials are as follows


User Ids



user100 to user199

user100 to user199


user200 to user299

user200 to user299


user300 to user399

user300 to user399


user400 to user499

user400 to user499


user500 to user599

user500 to user599


user600 to user699

user600 to user699


user700 to user799

user700 to user799


user800 to user899

user800 to user899

Others Departments

user1 to user99

user1 to user99

 Ex: User ID : user100        Password: user100



SITE NPTEL Local Chapter page link

SITE NPTEL Local Chapter page link: http://nptel.ac.in/LocalChapter/college_homepage.php?collegeid=516

Last 3 Semesters Statistics:

Course Run Present Gold Elite Successful Participation Topper
Jul-Dec 2017 175 0 25 68 82 2
Jan-June 2017 119 0 21 54 44 2
Jul-Dec 2016 56 0 6 31 19 0

For Enrollment to NPTEL Online Courses for January – April 2018 click on below link:


NPTEL (National Programme on Technology Enhanced Learning) is a joint initiative of the IITs and IISc. Through this initiative, we offer online courses and certification in various topics.
Online course: Free for all, Certification exam: For a nominal fee. Learn anytime, anywhere! Only requirement: Interest and enthusiasm to learn 🙂
The start/end dates and exam dates are as follows:
  •     4 weeks course: Start date: 5 Feb 2018 End date: 2 March 2018
  •     8 weeks course: Start date: 5 Feb 2018 End date: 30 March 2018
  •     12 weeks course: Start date: 22 Jan 2018 End date: 13 April 2018
Last date of Enrollment for 12 week courses are extended till Jan 29, 2018

Exam Date

Exam dates for all courses: 28/29 April (2 sessions per day: FN-9 AM to 12 noon AN-2 PM to 5 PM)
Enrollments for all the courses are open now for enrollment and will be closed on start date of the course.
Details about each course can be found in the Course introduction page – please click on any course to know more.


Exam Registration:


Link for Registration: http://nptelonlinecourses.iitm.ac.in

Form will be closed on March 7, 2018 – 10 AM (Wednesday).

IIT Madras – Summer Fellowship Programme – 2018

IIT Madras is offering a 2-month summer fellowship programme.

The IITM – Summer Fellowship Programme of two months with stipend is designed to enhance awareness and interest in high quality academic research among young Engineering, Management, Sciences and Humanities students through a goal oriented summer mini-project undertaken at the Indian Institute of Technology Madras.

Eligibility: Candidates pursuing Third Year of B.E. / B.Tech. / B.Sc. (Engg) / Integrated M.E. / M.Tech. programme, First Year of ME / M.Tech. / M.Sc. / M.A, MBA with outstanding academic background in terms of high ranks in university examinations are encouraged to apply, highlighting their academic performance and achievement including papers presented at seminars, projects executed, design contests participated, score/rank in Mathematics Olympiad and any other awards/distinctions obtained. [IIT students are not eligible to apply].

Period of the Project: Duration of the programme may commence from 16th May 2018 to 15th July 2018. (Schedule may be flexible to suit student’s convenience.)

Stipend: A sum of Rs.6000/- per month will be given as a stipend for a maximum period of 2 months.

Bonafide Certificate: Letter issued by the Head of the Institution certifying that you are a bonafide student. .

Participating Departments: (Engineering Departments) :

  • Aerospace Engg,
  • Applied Mechanics
  • Bio Technology
  • Chemical Engg.
  • Civil Engg,
  • Computer Science & Engg,
  • Engineeing Design
  • Electrical Engg.
  • Mechanical Engg.
  • Metallurgical & Materials Engg.
  • Ocean Engg.

Participating Departments: (Science Departments) :

  • Physics
  • Chemistry
  • Mathematics

Participating Departments: (Humanities & Social Sciences) :

  • Humanities & Social Sciences

Participating Departments: (Management Studies) :

  • Management Studies

Website opens : 14th January 2018

Last date for submitting application : 28th February 2018 at 5.00pm

How to Apply:
Application should be submitted through online only using  site : https://sfp.iitm.ac.in/ 
Physical printout of the application need not be sent
Generate a pdf file and keep it for your reference
Please ensure that all the relevant data and enclosures are uploaded.
Incomplete applications will be rejected.

For any clarification, please register complaint through portal.

For more details please visit : https://sfp.iitm.ac.in/

Source: email received form NPTEL Local Chapter

Sasi Institute of Technology & Engineering gets autonomous status

Sasi Institute of Technology & Engineering has been conferred the autonomous status for 10 years by University Grants Commission (UGC) from the academic year 2018-19 to 2027-28, announced B.Venugopala Krishna, chairman of Sasi Educational Institutions here on Thursday. Mr. M.Narandra Krishna, Executive Director & Dr. K.Bhanu Prasad, Principal  of Sasi Institute of Technology & Engineering said “Autonomous status allows the institution the freedom to design industry-oriented curricula and introduce courses and academic programmes which would enhance the employability skills of students,”.