Free Online Course | IIT Madras is offering 400 free online courses for the July to December semester, details here

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Indian Institute of Technology, IIT Madras is offering Free Online Courses for July to December semester. The Institute has offered 400 free courses from May 20, 2020. Students who wish to apply for these free courses can register online via

All 400 free online courses will be delivered on the National Program for Technology Enhanced Learning (NPTEL) portal under SWAYAM. All courses are open to everyone and course duration varies from 8 weeks to 12 weeks.

The deadline to register for the 400 courses is until July 27, 2020 and the courses will start from July 20. According to official siteclasses will end on September 1, 2020 and exams for classes will start on September 27, 2020. The exam will be conducted in two shifts – the morning shift from 9 a.m. to noon and the afternoon shift from 2 p.m. to 5 p.m. pm.

Students after completing the course can obtain a certificate by paying a fee of Rs 1000/-. To obtain the certificate, the student must obtain 25% of the best six assignments out of a total of eight assignments and a score of 75% out of 100 on the proctored certification exam. More details can be checked on the official website of ITI, Madras.