SWAYAM:Study Webs of Active Learning for Young Aspiring Minds
- Study Webs of Active Learning for Young Aspiring Minds is a programme of the Ministry of Human Resource Development, Government of India,that enables professors and faculties of centrally funded institutions like IITs, IIMs, Central University Of Haryana to offer online courses. Previously, the courses were only for the citizens of India.
- Now, the courses are offered to anyone in the world having an internet connection.
- SWAYAM, the free online education was developed by MHRD, Govt. Of India and AICTE with the help of Microsoft. It offers hundreds of courses with transferable credits.
- All courses are offered free of cost under this programme, however fees are levied in case the learner requires a certificate.
- - Study Webs of Active learning for Young Aspiring Minds is a Massive Open Online Courses (MOOCs)