Dear Students and Teachers,
As we jointly combat COVID 19 by taking preventive and precautionary measures, maintaining social distancing and staying in the confines of our homes/hostels, we can utilize this time productively by engaging in On-line learning. There are several ICT initiatives of the MHRD, UGC and its Inter University Centres (IUCs) - Information and Library Network (INFLIBNET) and Consortium for Educational Communication (CEC), in the form of digital platforms which can be accessed by the teachers, students and researchers in Universities and Colleges for broadening their horizon of learning. Following are the list of some of the ICT initiatives along with their access links:
1. Swayam On-line Courses:
Swayam provides access to best teaching learning resources which were earlier delivered on the SWAYAM Platform may now be viewed by any learner free of cost without any registration.
2. UG / PG MOOCs:
UG / PG MOOCS hosts learning materials of the SWAYAM UG and PG (Non- Technology) archived courses. A few other MOOC Links are given below for your reference:
University of the People
Open Yale Courses
3. e - PG Pathshala:
e-PG Pathshala hosts high quality, curriculum-based, interactive e-content containing 23,000 modules (e-text and video) in 70 Post Graduate disciplines of social sciences, arts, fine arts and humanities, natural & mathematical sciences.
4. e-Content courseware in UG subjects:
e-Contents in 87 undergraduate courses with about 24,110 e-content modules are available in the CEC website.
A few other courseware links are given below for your reference:
Swayamprabha is a group of 32 DTH channels providing high quality educational curriculum based course contents covering diverse disciplines such as arts, science, commerce, performing arts, social sciences and humanities subjects, engineering, technology, law, medicine, agriculture etc. to all teachers, students and citizens across the country interested in lifelong learning. These channels are free to air and can also be accessed through your cable operator. The telecasted videos/lectures are also archived in the Swayamprabha portal.
6. CEC - UGC Youtube channel:
The CEC - UGC YouTube channel provides access to unlimited educational curriculum based lectures absolutely free.
It is hoped that these ICT initiatives, which cover a broad range of subjects and courses and have been prepared by experts, will provide an excellent learning experience to all of you.
For any queries or clarifications, UGC, INFLIBNET and CEC may be contacted at [email protected], [email protected] and [email protected] respectively.