VIDYA (विद्या) is a Sanskrit word, which represents knowledge and wisdom achieved by learning. eVIDYA@IITD is an outreach initiative of IIT Delhi for delivering knowledge using Virtual and Interactive platform for Driving Youth Advancement. eVIDYA@IITD is an initiative under the aegis of Continuing Education Programme (CEP), Indian Institute of Technology Delhi (IITD).
Committed to the cause of making quality education accessible to all, IITD is launching online Certificate Programmes as eVIDYA@IITD (ई-विद्या@IITD): Enabling Virtual & Interactive-learning for Driving Youth Advancement @ IITD for Indian as well as International participants.
The senate of IITD has approved the Online CEP Policy after incorporating the feedback from Department/Centres/Schools and recommended the same to the Board of Governors (BOG) for final approval. The BOG approved the policy as recommended by the Senate. IIT Delhi is the first leading national institute in India to develop and roll out the policy framework for large scale deployment of Online Certificate programmes, in collaboration with service providers in the educational space, on virtual platforms duly approved by Senate and BOG.
Scope of eVIDYA@IITD is to cater to the needs of Industry, Open participants at National and International level. This Policy is an outreach initiative of IITD for Industry, Society and Individual Participants.
eVIDYA@IITD Certificate Programmes: IITD currently has more than 700 highly qualified and reputed faculty members in the field of Engineering, Technology, Science, Humanities and Management. eVIDYA@IITD will launch the programmes in various areas of national importance like Cyber Physical System/ Security, Renewable Energy Storage & Conversion, Embedded Systems, Machine Learning, Construction Project Management, Anaerobic Digestion and Compressed Biogas Technology, Microfluidics, Electric Vehicle, Massive Machine type communications for 5G and 6G, Technologies for Beyond 5G and 6G Communications and many more.
Impact of eVIDYA@IITD: eVIDYA@IITD will empower thousands of young learners by imparting high quality Online Certificate programmes in different domains of Engineering, Technology, Science, Humanities and Management. This will have significant impact as it will open opportunities for youth to learn by using the eVIDYA@IITD platform and gain knowledge in cutting edge areas for their career advancement.