IIT Kanpur Online Courses For Free With Free IIT Certificate

IIT Kanpur Online Courses Hello Learner, this post is to inform you about that IIT Kanpur (Indian institute of technology, Kanpur) Offers Premium Online Course For Free With Free Course Participation certificate. IIT Kanpur launching a fresh course “The story of Photoelectric Effect on July 15, 2021.” Enrollments are now open for this course.

Course Description

This course is conducted by National Anveshika Network of India and CCE IIT Kapur. The course will be mostly descriptive, with very little use of Mathematics.

Course Content


A. General description of light

Diffraction and Interference of light, Wavelength distribution in Sunlight, visible, infrared and ultraviolet light

B. History of Photoelectric Effect 

IIT Kanpur Online Courses For Free With Free IIT Certificate

Laws of electricity magnetism leading to prediction of EM waves, Hertz experiment to produce EM waves in Lab and observation of Photoelectric effect.

Hallwachs Experiment with electroscope to confirm Photoelectric effect

Philip Lenard’s experiment

C. Einstein’s Nobel prize work

Photon theory, Prediction on Photoelectric effect

Robert Milikan’s experiment on Photoelectric Effect to confirm Einstein’s Prediction. 

Target audience

Science Students Std. 11 onwards, Teachers and others interested 


There will be one quiz at the end of the course but that will not be used for any grading.

Participation Certificates will be given based on attendance. IIT Kanpur Online Courses

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