BSNL Launched Online Certificate Courses to Learn Telecom in 17 BSNL Learning Centres.

BSNL offers Online Certificate Programme for the benefit of Students /Employed / JobSeekers to learn Telecom from experienced faculty of BSNL. It is a rare and great opportunity to acquire Telecom Knowledge which helps to choose the career towards Telecom Domain. The commencement of first batch is February 25, 2013(Monday).

The online certificate program is mainly focused on Telecom related topics like Broadband Technology, Digital Switching Systems, Digital Transmission Systems, Internet Protocol, Networking and Cyber Security, Mobile Communications, Optical Fibre Technologies and Telecom Support Infrastructure.

Who are Eligible:
Interested diploma/degree/engineering students, working employees in telecom domain and job seekers shall join the course through online registration. There is no minimum essential qualification. It is decided based on individual assessment. 

Available Courses:
1. Certificate Course in Broadband Technology
2. Certificate Course in Internet Protocol, Networking and Cyber Security
3. Certificate Course in Mobile Communications
4. Certificate Course in Optical Fibre Technology
5. Certificate Course in Digital Switching System
6. Certificate Course in Telecom Support Infrastructure
7. Certificate Course in Digital Transmission Systems.

Duration of the Course:
Total duration of each course is 8 weeks. The course details and syllabus are available here
  • Theory classes through Online
  • Practical Sessions will be conducted on weekends with 4hrs on Sundays(8 Sundays) or 2hrs on Saturday and Sunday each(8 weekends) @ BSNL Learning Centres.
Course Fees:
  • Fee for all courses(Inaugural offer) is Rs5000 + Service Tax.
  • 20% discount as Inaugural offer.
  • 25% discount to BSNL working/retired employees. To avail this discount, xerox copy of MRS card should be provided at the time of orientation session(first day of the course)
How to Apply(Registration Process)
Step1: Online Registration 
  • Logon to www.learntelecom.bsnl.co.in and click JOIN NOW and complete the New Registration Form with correct data and then click on NEXT.
  • Select the desired course that you want to undergo(Total 7 Courses) and then click on NEXT.
  • Select your Learning Centre(Choose nearest Learning Centre out of 17 Learning Centres from your locality) and then click on NEXT.
  • Note down your Username, Password and Registration Number for future reference.
Step2: Payment of Fee:
  • Course Fees can be paid by CHALLAN in any branch of State Bank of India (or) by CASH @ the location mentioned in the cash payment form on or before the date of commencement of the course.[You can download CHALLAN which contains 3 copies, one has to be  submitted to the bank, second copy has to be handed over to Course Coordinator on the first day of Orientation Session and third form can be retained by the candidate from the website ]
Step3: Confirmation of Payment of Fee
  • After making payment of fees by Challan or Cash, sign in with your username and password and enter your payment details(like amount paid, date of payment, mode of payment) and click on SUBMIT for confirmation of your enrollment.
Step4: Registration Approval by Course Coordinator
  • Your are permitted to download the Study Material related to the first week of your course. 
  • You need to hand over the Challan copy of the Learning Centre on the first day of your course commencement along with your Identity Proof and Educational Qualification Proof and then the Course coordinator will approve your registration.
Step5: Download Study Materials
  • Candidate can download study materials includes Theory Study Materials and Job-Aid Study Materials on weekly basis. Download is possible only after enrollment.
Step6: Practical Sessions and Exams
  • All these courses are designed in a such a way that Learn Theory Online by downloading the Study materials and Practical Sessions on weekends at your opted BSNL Learning Centres.
  • Two Examinations will be conducted, first exam at the 4th weekend and second at the 8th weekend. Those who have not qualified in the exam have to reappear for the exam.
Step7: Evaluation and BSNL Certificate
  • BSNL Certification will be awarded on successful completion of the course. You will  be receive the certificate either in person or by post.
Commencement of First Batch:
Registration is open for the first batch which commences on February 25, 2013(Monday) throughout India in 17 selected BSNL Learning Centres.

Hostel Facility:
Hostel facility is available in campus of BSNL learning centres. Interested candidates can avail this facility by prior booking and making the payment to the course coordinator.