Fresher’s at IIT Kharagpur to get virtual help to cope with academics


 IIT Kharagpur has charted a unique way to help its first-year students get acclimatized with IIT-style class lectures and lab experiments even before they start their full fledged classes!

After coming to IIT Kharagpur all they need to do is check their inbox for an email from the Moodle support centre of the Institute, click on it and create an account to access the online platform. Once in, the fresher’s will be able to see course materials and even short online videos uploaded by their teachers introducing important topics from their courses. The course materials may be accessed by the students to get an idea of the topics before they attend a class. The short video clips will explain beforehand the lab experiments that they need to do and the apparatus they would require to use for it.

Already in its attempt to help newcomers have a better understanding of life at IIT Kharagpur from this year the institute is starting a 9-days special induction pr