Union HRD Minister Ramesh Pokhriyal urged students to participate in live sessions on National Programme on Technology Enhanced Learning (NPTEL) on Wednesday, April 29, 2020, which covers various categories like cutting edge technology, career choices, research areas and many more.
While taking to the microblogging site Twitter, Pokhriyal asked students to explore the platform to make learning convenient and engaging.
He also asked students to visit the official website of NPTEL for more details.
.@nptelindia‘s LIVE sessions are here to make learning convenient & engaging!
The sessions cover various categories like cutting edge technology, career choices, research areas and many more.
Click for more details: https://t.co/9nKdeMcvo2 pic.twitter.com/t1fmavzJPt
— Dr Ramesh Pokhriyal Nishank (@DrRPNishank) April 29, 2020
NPTEL is a joint initiative of IITs and IISc. that offers online courses and certification in various categories.
HRD Minister called on students to talk about their queries regarding the impact of Covid-19 on their education and other issues. The Minister will hold a webinar on this, however, the date and time of the webinar has not been announced yet.
The HRD Minister took questions from parents about their children’s education which has been affected due to the coronavirus crisis.