National Programme on Technology Enhanced Learning

National Programme on Technology Enhanced Learning

Prof. R. K. Shevgaonkar, Principal Investigator of NPTEL (National Programme on Technology Enhanced Learning) visited  Dr D Y Patil  Educational Complex Akurdi, and addressed the gathering of eminent educationists of the region on the occasion of one day NPTEL Awareness Workshop jointly organized by D Y Patil College of Engg., Akurdi and  IIT Bombay on 19th Jan 2017.  He emphasized on the significance of ICT in higher education in the country for imparting quality education.  He elaborated on the technological assistance provided by NPTEL and the changing role and responsibility of teachers to improve the GER (Gross Enrolement Ratio) for India to compete in the International Scenario. Participants were made aware of various courses offered by NPTEL and were encouraged for starting NPTEL local chapter.