An academician/faculty having 5 years of PG Teaching Experiences in concerned field, can be the Course Coordinator.
The Faculty employed in the institutions who are eligible to receive funding from UGC that i.e included under section 2 (f) and 12B of UGC Act 1956 and eligible to receive central assistance are eligible for applying for MOOCs.
The Faculty employed in University/College would be required to submit a consent letter of the host University/Institute to develop MOOCs Courses.
As the courses, carry credits/ certification, they shall be cleared by the 'Host University/Institute', who are authorised to award degrees as per section 22 of the UGC Act, 1956 and also agree to conduct End Examination, assessment and grant credits/ certification.
One Course Coordinator can offer only one course at a time.
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Virtually every course that is taught at the university / college / school level.