Guwahati: Tezpur University had just added another feather to its hat by being recognized as the institution which provides the ‘Best Online Course of All Time’, as rated by Classcentral.com.
The recognition is for an online course “Direct Tax Laws and Practice” designed by Professor Subhrangshu Sekhar Sarkar of Tezpur University, which is offered via a massive open online course (MOOC) platform.
The course, approved by the University Grants Commission (UGC), is offered globally through the AWAYAM platform that facilitates hosting of all the courses taught in classrooms from Class 9 till post-graduation, and accessible to anyone, anywhere, at anytime for the last three consecutive semesters, with an enrolment of more than 5,000 learners in each of the semesters.
There are altogether 18 courses under the ‘Social Sciences’ category offered by different top universities of the world, like Princeton University, Harvard University, Yale University, NUS Business School, Kellogg School of Management, etc.., which are considered for inclusion in the list.
Class Central is an international aggregator for the listing of online courses, primarily free courses from universities offered through massive open online course (MOOC) platform.