K J Somaiya Institute of Engineering and Information Technology ( KJSIEIT )
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The main objective of the National Programme on Technology Enhanced Learning (NPTEL) is to enhance the quality of engineering & science education in the country by developing contents for undergraduate and postgraduate curricula using video and web based courses.

These courses cover the syllabi prescribed by universities and approved by AICTE. Course contents will be useful for teacher training and through them improve the quality of students. These courses can be used by professionals for updating their academic background.


NPTEL Online Certification Courses


Since March 2014, NPTEL started offering certification on courses offered in the open online mode .

The objective of enabling students to obtain certificates from courses is to make students employable in the industry or pursue a suitable higher education programme


The features are:

  • The course enrollment and learning is free while the exam comes for a nominal fee.   
  • The courses are offered by the faculty of IITs, CMI, IMSc, etc which are of duration 10,20 or 40  hrs.
  • Lessons and assignments are released every week. Also there is a discussion forum in which students can interact with the faculty member directly.
  • At the end of the course, an in person proctored exam is conducted (which is optional) and the student gets a certificate.


Benefits for a student who participates in an NPTEL online certification course:

  • Students gain tangible end results
  • Students can review and assess their own progress through assignments(weekly)
  • Continuous assessment and interaction with course faculty
  • Discussion forum of like-minds to discuss problem areas
  • Students get access to mentors Certificate from the IITs,to improve job prospects


NPTEL Local Chapter


It is a partnership between KJSIEIT and NPTEL. KJSIEIT has been approved as a NPTEL Local Chapter on 23rd November, 2015. KJSIEIT have 8 TB of NPTEL data which includes video and web courses available on intranet for students and staff as well.

NPTEL will keep the SPOC updated about all the latest NPTEL initiatives and give her information which she can disseminate among the students. She can identify suitable mentors for various courses, who can ensure that students are active in a course, are submitting their assignments on time and also clarify the doubts they may have.


Single Point of contact (SPOC)

Mrs. Jyoti Wadmare

Asst. Professor

Computer Engineering Department


Contact No. 022-24061331


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