National Academic Depository (NAD)
National Academic Depository (NAD) is a 24X7 online store house of all academic awards viz.certificates, diplomas, degrees, mark-sheets etc.dulydigitised and lodged by academic institutions / boards / eligibility assessment bodies. NAD not only ensures easy access to and retrieval of an academic award but also validates and guarantees its authenticity and safe storage.
National Academic Depository comprises of two interoperable digital depositories viz. CDSL Ventures Limited (CVL) and NSDL Database Management Limited (NDML). These digital depositories have ensured hardware, network facilities and software of prescribed quality for smooth and secured operationalization of NAD.
Users of NAD
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Assam Science and Technology University (ASTU) has started the process of digitalization of academic records with National Academic Depository (NAD),in accordance with the direction of the Ministry of Human Resource Development (MHRD), Government of India.
To start with, for the year 2018-19, Assam Science and Technology University, Guwahati, has started for uploading the academic awards with CDSL ventures limited (CVL) for uploading its academic awards.
In this process University has planned to upload/lodge the digitally signed Original Pass Certificates of students in two steps, in first step original certificates of passed out students will be uploaded and in second step existing students’ NAD registration process and certificate upload process will be initiated. Notification on the same will be issued in due course of time.
Digitally signed original certificate of graduates who will receive their original degrees in 1st Convocation and After, will be uploaded at https://cvl.nad.co.in. To get authenticated copies of Original Pass Certificates directly from the Government of India approved NAD portal, students need to complete the following steps:
Student Registration – Non-Aadhaar Based– Process Flow
Note: If any employer requests for a verification of your certificate record, NAD will notify the students by sending an email / SMS on your registered details.
N.B: No need to submit the Hard Copy (Pdf file received from CVL NAD) to the University. The Pdf file to be submitted ONLY through the specified link of Google Form