TRANSMISSION OF IIT ONLINE COURSES THROUGH SWAYAM PRABHA DTH TV EDUCATION CHANNELS
Starting 19th October 2020, the Online courses (mostly second year) that are run by IITs in the current semester and popular NPTEL courses are going to be transmitted through the six NPTEL channels of SWAYAM Prabha DTH TV Education Channels. The details of the courses including the course contents, time-table, etc are available in the web site – swayamprabha.gov.in. Live doubt-clearance sessions are also being planned.
The Engineering students across the country are requested to make use of this Golden opportunity to learn from the IIT Faculty and supplement their education.
The Swayam Prabha DTH channels can be received by all DD Free Dish and Dish TV subscribers. Also they are available on Jio App.
The SWAYAM PRABHA is a group of 34 DTH channels devoted to telecasting of high-quality educational programmes on 24X7 basis using the GSAT-15 satellite. Every day, there will be new content for at least (4) hours which would be repeated 5 more times in
a day, allowing the students to choose the time of their convenience. The channels are uplinked from BISAG, Gandhinagar. The contents are provided by NPTEL, IITs, UGC, CEC, IGNOU, NCERT and NIOS. The INFLIBNET Centre maintains
the web portal.