Five agMOOCs starting on 11 January 2016

Five agMOOCs starting on 11 January 2016Agriculture is a critical sector on which India’s well-being is built. It is also the sector where the need for improved skills is the greatest and most massive. The Indian Institute of Technology Kanpur, Commonwealth of Learning and NPTEL have come together to address this challenge. agMOOCs is a step in this direction.

agMOOCs is an online platform designed to help students, professionals and organizations to acquire and enhance knowledge and skills in the agriculture domain. The platform provides free access to numerous high quality courses online offered by renowned faculty from the premier institutes of the country. One can learn them on their own schedule and receive a certificate as well on completion.

Certificates: Participation and Competency certificates will be issued by the Centre for Development of Technical Education, IIT Kanpur and NPTEL to qualifying students based on their involvement and performance.

For more information and timely registration, please visit