Brihaspati is an open platform for learning developed at IIT Kanpur. It is a java servlets based content delivery system. Administrator (admin) is the main authority at Brihaspati. You can enter into Brihaspati as a student, an instructor or in the admin mode. Guests can enter directly but the instructor and the student accounts are created by the admin. Every instructor is free to register students in his/her specified courses. The instructor and the student have their unique login passwords. For the guests, login and password are ‘guest’.


Brihaspati3 - Use when accessing from inside IITK. This server is accessible only from NKN, Ernet and NICnet.

For test server visit Brihaspati-3 @Ernet, IITK