This portal was launched with the aim of helping students prepare for the GATE exam. The NPTEL GATE portal will be freely accessible to all students, with CSR support from a travel technology organization, Amadeus Labs Bengaluru.
This portal provides video solutions, practice tests and online help in accordance with the GATE syllabus. The video solutions are designed in their own right and provide a quick summary of basic troubleshooting concepts, detailed solution using fundamental concepts.
To get video sessions, candidates must click on ‘video solutions’ in the main menu and then choose the desired ‘type’ and ‘year’, after which candidates can access the pre-recorded video solutions. Similarly, candidates can also click on the ‘live mentoring sessions’ home page in the main menu. The candidates can then select the desired department which will display the list for the upcoming live sessions along with the link to join the live sessions.
NPTEL is a joint initiative of IITs and IISc, a provider of free online certification courses.