Dr. Santosh Ansumali Awarded the First ‘IIT Bombay International Award for Excellence in Research in Engineering and Technology


IIT Bombay Alumnus, Ashish Chauhan, Selected CEO of National Stock Exchange (NSE)


IIT Bombay alumnus, Dr. Yogesh M. Joshi, elected as a Fellow of the Society of Rheology

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December 1, 2022

(Dr. Santosh Ansumali Awarded the First ‘IIT Bombay International Award for Excellence in Research in Engineering and Technology )

On the occasion of Teacher’s Day, IIT Bombay conferred the ‘IIT Bombay International Award for Excellence in Research in Engineering and Technology” on Dr. Santosh Ansumali, Professor, Engineering Mechanics Unit, Jawaharlal Nehru Centre for Advanced Scientific Research (JNCASR) Bangalore.

March 20, 2023

Scholarship set up by IIT Bombay alumnus to support one student per year for 25 years!

IIT Bombay alumnus, Mr. Alok Maskara (B.Tech., Chemical Engineering, 1992) has set up a ‘Diamond Level Scholarship’ which will support the tuition, hostel, and mess fees for one student per year over a period of 25 years. The scholarship will be named the “Annapurna and Hare Narain Maskara Scholarship” in honour of Mr. Maskara’s parents. […]

April 3, 2023

IITB Distinguished Alumnus, Mr. Sharad Sanghi, sets up the ‘Sunita Sanghi Centre of Aging & Neurodegenerative Diseases’ (SCAN)

IITB’s Distinguished Alumnus, Mr. Sharad Sanghi (B. Tech., Electrical Engineering, 1989) generously donated to the Institute to set up the ‘Sunita Sanghi Centre of Aging & Neurodegenerative Diseases’ (SCAN). SCAN will focus on creating novel tools and biomarkers for the early detection, diagnosis, and prognosis of neurodegenerative disorders. The Centre will pursue research on the […]

IITB Distinguished Alumnus, Mr. Deepak Satwalekar, sets up the ‘Deepak and Maya Satwalekar Design and Making Lab’

IITB Distinguished Alumnus, Mr. Deepak Satwalekar [B.Tech. (Hons)., Mechanical Engineering, 1971)], generously contributed to the setting up of the ‘Deepak and Maya Satwalekar Design and Making Lab’ at the Institute. The Lab was officially inaugurated on Dec 19, 2022, with a special ceremony held on campus.This Lab forms an essential part of the Institute’s larger […]

May 3, 2023

IITB and SARC Host CEO Connect – Zishaan Hayath, Founder & CEO, Toppr

IIT Bombay and SARC hosted version 3 of their extremely successful CEO Connect with IITB alumnus, Mr. Zishaan Hayath (B.Tech, Civil Engineering, 2005), Founder & CEO, Toppr. Toppr is India’s leading after-school learning platform that Mr. Hayath founded as a way to make learning fun, personalised, and exciting. And Toppr is currently India’s most advanced […]

IITB Distinguished Alumnus, Mr. Ram Kelkar, Delivers the Shashwat Panda Memorial Lecture

IITB distinguished alumnus. Mr. Ram Kelkar (B.Tech., Electrical Engineering, 1980), was the guest speaker at the prestigious Shashwat Panda Memorial Lecture. Mr. Kelkar is the Principal and Managing Director, Capital Markets Group at Milliman Financial Risk Management LLC. In his lecture, Mr. Kelkar highlighted the critical and relevant skills that are required in building successful […]

November 24, 2023

From IBM to Conexiom: Mr. Ash Abhyankar’s Legacy of Leadership IITB Alumnus, Mr. Ash Abhyankar, Recognised for his Exemplary Service

IIT Bombay alumnus, Mr. Ash Abhyankar (B.Tech., Electrical Engineering, 1965) was recently presented with an Honorary Lifetime Achievement Award by the National Association of Electrical Distributors and Manufacturers (NAED) during their national meeting at Marco Island, FL, USA. Mr. Abhyankar said he was honoured and humbled at being chosen for this very prestigious award. Mr. […]

November 28, 2023

IIT Bombay Alumnus, Mr. Manan Agarwal, Secures All-India Rank 46 in the UPSC CSE 2022

IIT Bombay is immensely proud of its very young alumnus, Mr. Manan Agrawal (B. Tech., Chemical Engineering, 2020) for securing the All-India Rank 46 in the Union Public Service Commission (UPSC) Civil Service Exam 2022. As yet another IIT Bombay alumnus rises to the top in one of the toughest entrance exams in the country, […]

When Dreams Take Flight: IIT Bombay Alumnus and NASA Goddard Research Scientist, Dr. Sujay V. Kumar, Wins the Coveted 2022 Arthur S. Flemming Award”

IIT Bombay alumnus, Dr. Sujay V. Kumar (B.Tech., Civil Engineering, 1996) and a NASA Goddard research scientist won the prestigious 2022 Arthur S. Flemming Award. This esteemed recognition is a testament to Dr. Kumar’s research contributions and his position as a trailblazer in his field. The NASA Goddard organization took cognisance of Dr. Kumar’s profound […]

December 7, 2023

Breaking Ground: Foundation Stone Laid for DRDO-Industry-Academia Centre of Excellence at IIT Bombay

Dr. Samir V Kamat, Secretary, DDR&D, and Chairman DRDO, alongside Prof. Subhasis Chaudhuri, Director, IIT Bombay, laid the foundation stone for the DRDO-Industry-Academia Centre of Excellence (DIA-CoE), a collaborative venture between IIT Bombay, IIT Madras. Additionally, Dr. Kamat unveiled a life-size model of the Akash missile, strategically positioned at the NCC ground adjacent to the […]

Charting New Heights: IIT Bombay’s Stellar Performance in QS Asia University Rankings

In a triumphant display of academic prowess, IIT Bombay has clinched the coveted first position in India and an impressive 40th rank in the prestigious QS Asia University Rankings 2024. The exceptional results, unveiled by the esteemed British company QS on November 8, 2023, have set the stage for IIT Bombay’s resounding success. Earning an […]

A Confluence of Brilliance: IIT Bombay Hosts the Honorable Vice-President of India, Shri Jagdeep Dhankar

IIT Bombay was privileged to welcome Shri Jagdeep Dhankar, the esteemed Vice-President of India, to its campus on November 6, 2023. His presence elevated the occasion as he addressed the students, faculty, and staff, leaving an indelible mark on the Institute. As a symbol of growth and sustainability, Shri Dhankar planted a sapling on the […]

Educators Extraordinaire: Saluting IIT Bombay’s Dedicated Faculty on National Education Day

IIT Bombay celebrated National Education Day and marked the auspicious occasion with a special celebration on campus. Dr. N. Kalaiselvi, the esteemed Director General of the Council of Scientific and Industrial Research, and Secretary of the Department of Scientific and Industrial Research, graced the event as the Chief Guest. The significance of Education Day, commemorating […]

IIT Bombay Celebrates Vigilance Awareness Week

Employees of IIT Bombay took the Integrity and Rashtriya Ekta Diwas pledges as the Institute observed Vigilance Awareness Week on campus. Both pledges were administered to employees of IIT Bombay in Hindi by Prof. Nand Kishore, Dean, Administrative Affairs, and in English by Dr. K.V. Reghuthaman, Joint Registrar, Human Resources, HR-2 (HCM) Section.

IIT Bombay Faculty Earn Accolades

Calling Alumni Changemakers: IITB’s New Catalyst Course Seeks Leaders in Sustainable Innovation

The Pramod Chaudhari Alumni Continuing Education Centre has launched a new course called Harmonizing Industry with Nature: Unveiling the Power of Catalysts for Sustainable Innovation. The course will be offered by Prof. Debabrata Maiti, the recent recipient of the prestigious Shanti Swarup Bhatnagar Prize 2022 from IIT Bombay’s Chemistry Department. Apart from being an educational […]

Cultivating Global Partnerships: IIT Bombay and NCKU Spearhead the 10th Edition of SATU Presidents’ Forum

IIT Bombay and the National Cheng Kung University (NCKU), Taiwan, co-hosted the 10th Steering Committee Meeting of the Southeast and South Asia and Taiwan Universities (SATU) Presidents’ Forum on campus. Prof. Subhasis Chaudhuri, Director of IIT Bombay, and other Institute officials attended the forum, alongside representatives from the Steering Committee’s 11 universities across 7 member […]

IIT Bombay Welcomes Sony and Explores Collaborative Endeavours

IIT Bombay welcomed a distinguished delegation from Sony Group Corporation to campus. The delegation was led by Dr. Hiroaki Kitano, Chief Technology Officer of Sony Group Corporation, to explore potential collaborations and enhance existing partnerships. Representing IIT Bombay in engaging discussions with the August delegation included: The Sony delegation included: Later, the delegation also explored […]

December 11, 2023

From Engineer to Philanthropist: Ashok Abhyankar’s Lifelong Legacy of Service and Impact

IITB alumnus, Mr. Ashok (Ash) Abhyankar was recently bestowed with the prestigious Lifetime Achievement Award by the illustrious Drishti Group during their 9th annual Gala celebrations in British Columbia. The Drishti Team orchestrated a remarkable event even as Mr. Abhyankar’s exceptional recognition unfolded amidst the presence of over 800 leaders, and encapsulated a splendid tapestry […]

December 13, 2023

Swachh Bharat Mission at IIT Bombay:  Over 800 Participants Join  #EkTareekhEkGhanta at the  Institute

Over 800 enthusiastic participants united for #EkTareekhEkGhanta at the IIT Bombay campus for an event organized by the #SwacchataHiSeva, part of the Ministry of Education’s Swachh Bharat initiative. Together, they diligently cleaned a total area of 61,427 sq.m and collected an astonishing 2587 kgs of waste. The collective efforts of the dedicated faculty, staff, and […]

IIT Bombay Professors Earn Accolades

IIT Bombay Pays Homage to Bapu and  Lal Bahadur Shastri

In a heartfelt and poignant ceremony held on October 2, IIT Bombay hailed the undying spirit of two of India’s beloved and revered leaders whilst celebrating the birth anniversary the Father of the Nation, Mahatma Gandhi, and its cherished second Prime Minister, Lal Bahadur Shastri. Distinguished figures of IIT Bombay paid homage to the timeless […]

IIT Bombay Collaborates with Jindal  Stainless to Set Up a Prestigious  Chair Professorship

IIT Bombay has partnered with Jindal Stainless (a prominent stainless-steel manufacturer in India with an annual turnover of INR 35,700 crore – US $4.30 billion) to establish a prestigious Chair Professorship at the Institute. The Chair will support and enhance research in industrial processes and product technologies in the stainless steel sector. A distinguished professor from IIT […]

Strengthening Bonds: IIT Bombay  Hosts Senior Delegation from Saint  Petersburg, Russia

IIT Bombay welcomed a distinguished delegation of 21 members from Saint Petersburg, Russia. The delegation was led by Prof. Vladimir Kniagninin, Vice-Governor of Saint Petersburg. Prof. Subhasis Chaudhuri, Director, IIT Bombay, along with Prof. Amit Agrawal, Dean of International Relations, and Prof. Upendra Bhandarkar, Associate Dean of Research and Development engaged in a productive meeting […]

IIT Bombay Director Joins Students in  Japan’s SAKURA SCIENCE Indian  University Program  2023 (SSP)

Prof. Subhasis Chaudhuri, Director, IIT Bombay, joined students from the Institute in a transformative initiative – Japan’s SAKURA SCIENCE Indian University Program 2023 (SSP), hosted by the Japan Science and Technology Agency (JST). Prof. Chaudhuri also attended the SSP graduation ceremony. The SSP initiative, designed to foster innovation, facilitates the deepening of scientific knowledge among […]

IIT Bombay Offers Constitutional  History Course with Former Chief  Justice of India, Justice U.U. Lalit

In a one-of-its-kind, IIT Bombay has introduced a new course presented by Justice U.U. Lalit, Former Chief Justice of India and Distinguished Visiting Professor at ADCPS. Titled “Affirmative Action in India: A Brief Constitutional History,” the course offers comprehensive insights into India’s legal and political framework, emphasizing social justice and affirmative action policies. Additionally, it […]

Strategic Partnership: DARPG Signs NDA with BharatGPT  Team for India-Specific Language Models

Officials from the Department of Administrative Reforms and Public Grievances Secretary (DARPG) including the Secretary of DARPG, Mr. V. Srinivas, signed a non-disclosure agreement (NDA) with the BharatGPT team. The latter is working on India-specific Large Language Models (LLMs) powered by Bhashini. The BharatGPT team was represented by Prof. Ganesh Ramakrishnan, IIT Bombay. This NDA paves […]

IIT Bombay Signs MoU with World  Intellectual Property Organization  (WIPO) and Department of  Biotechnology (DBT)

IIT Bombay signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) with the World Intellectual Property Organization (WIPO), the Department of Biotechnology (DBT), and IIT Delhi. The primary objective of this MoU is to promote the advancement of intellectual property (IP) knowledge by integrating IP-related course materials into the Biodesign Program. Additionally, it encompasses the launch of a […]

Alumni Giving at Its Finest: The Batch of 1997 Alumni’s Impactful Support for their Alma Mater

IIT Bombay formalized a Memorandum of Understanding (MOU) with the distinguished graduating batch of 1997, solidifying their extensive backing for the batch’s esteemed legacy initiative. The batch has made a groundbreaking commitment of Rs. 26.5 crores, the highest ever from a silver jubilee cohort. The batch of 1997 graduates’ dedication will enrich the academic and […]

Mr. Subu Iyer: Charting the Trailblazing  Journey of IIT Bombay Alumnus, in  Semiconductor Innovation

IIT Bombay’s Distinguished Alumnus, Dr. Subramanian S. Iyer, AKA Subu Iyer (B. Tech, Electrical Engineering, 1977), and Advisor to SemiX, IIT Bombay, has assumed the role of Director of the National Advanced Packaging Manufacturing Program (NAPMP) at CHIPS for America’s Research and Development (R&D) Office. Mr. Iyer brings an extensive wealth of industrial and academic […]

December 18, 2023

IIT Bombay Signs MoU with Google India

IIT Bombay signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) with Google India to establish a Chair Professorship in Generative AI, to be called the ‘Google Cloud Chair.’ The term ‘Chair’ is one of the highest honours awarded in the academic domain and is generally bestowed to the top faculty members at IIT Bombay as an acknowledgment […]

IIT Bombay joins the Chicago Quantum  Exchange

The governments of India and the United States announced that IIT Bombay will join the Chicago Quantum Exchange (CQE), headquartered at the University of Chicago, as an international partner. Complementing this is a new collaborative science and technology partnership between the University of Chicago and IIT Bombay, which will promote cooperation in fields such as […]

IIT Bombay Welcomes the Hon’ble  Union Minister of State for Education  to Campus

IIT Bombay hosted the Hon’ble Union Minister of State for Education, Dr. Subhas Sarkar, on campus. The Minister was welcomed by the Institute’s Acting Director, Prof. K. V. Krishna Rao, along with other Institute functionaries.

IIT Bombay Signs MoU with the United  Nations World Food Programme

IIT Bombay signed an MoU with 2020’s Nobel Peace Prize Laureate – the United Nations World Food Programme (UNWFP). The purpose of this partnership is to harness their technological expertise to enhance the research and evidence ecosystems in the areas of food, nutrition, climate, and livelihoods. Additionally, the collaboration aims to uplift India’s vulnerable populations. […]

IIT Bombay Professors Earn Accolades

IIT Bombay Hosts Alumni Meet in  Nashik

IIT Bombay hosted an Alumni Meet at Nashik on September 16, 2023, at the Radisson Blue Resort and Spa. The event brought together Prof. Subhasis Chaudhuri, Director, IIT Bombay, Prof. Ravi Gudi, Dean ACR, and a group of Institute functionaries, along with IIT Bombay alumni, and various stakeholders from academia, industry, and government. The event […]

The Class of 1996 Creates SINE  Endowment Fund and more at their  Alma Mater

IIT Bombay signed an MoU with the Class of 1996 to support vital initiatives within the institute. These encompass the promotion of entrepreneurship, bolstering student and faculty well-being, and enhancing campus infrastructure. In line with their legacy project, the Class of 1996 will establish the ‘SINE Endowment Fund’ to bolster the activities and programs of […]

IIT Bombay’s Distinguished Alumnus,  Mr. Adil Zainulbhai, Appointed Chairman  of the Board of Governors at IIT Ropar

IIT Bombay is delighted to announce that its Distinguished Alumnus, Mr. Adil Zainulbhai (B.Tech., Mechanical Engineering, 1977), has been appointed as the Chairman of the Board of Governors at IIT Ropar. This appointment represents yet another significant milestone in his illustrious career. Mr. Zainulbhai’s impressive journey includes a remarkable 34-year tenure at McKinsey, where he […]

IIT Bombay’s Alumnus, Mr. Gurdit Singh Vohra, Nominated to the Academic Council of Mumbai University

A mere one year after graduating from the Institute, IIT Bombay alumnus Mr. Gurdit Singh Vohra (B. Tech., Mechanical Engineering, 2022) has brought immense honour to his alma mater. Mr. Vohra has been appointed as a member of the Academic Council at Mumbai University by the Hon’ble Governor of Maharashtra. Apart from being an extremely […]

December 19, 2023

IIT Bombay’s Participation in a Green Initiative Brings a Breath of Fresh Air to the Environment

The IIT Bombay Faculty Grove Project kicked off on August 26th when a group of IIT Bombay alumni and faculty – led by IIT Bombay alumnus Shirish Deodhar & Prof. Gudi, Dean ACR – came together in Khed, Maharashtra, and planted trees in honour of faculty members who embraced this initiative. Padma Shri recipient and IIT Bombay […]

Catalysing Change from Concepts to Markets – IIT Bombay Collaborates with the Class of 1970 to Set Up a Translational Research Accelerator TRA Fund

IIT Bombay signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) with the Class of 1970 to set up a Translational Research Accelerator (TRA) Fund at the Institute. The key motivator behind the class of 1970’s substantial donation is to support and foster India’s autonomous technological advancement in vital domains of national significance, notably in defence. The TRA Fund […]

IIT Bombay Celebrates the Country’s  77th Independence Day

IIT Bombay celebrated the country’s 77th Independence Day near the famous arch facing the Nandan Nilekani Main Building on August 15, 2023. The Institute also paid homage to the ongoing ‘Azadi Ka Amrit Mahotsav (AKAM)’ that commemorates 75 glorious years of a progressive independent India. The celebration began with the hoisting of the national flag […]

IIT Bombay Hosts Bipartisan US  Congressional Delegation on Campus

IIT Bombay hosted the Bipartisan US Congressional Delegation on campus. Prof. Subhasis Chaudhuri, Director, IIT Bombay, along with several Institute dignitaries welcomed the delegation which comprised the following members: Welcoming the delegation, Prof. Subhasis Chaudhuri said, “Over the years, IIT Bombay has forged excellent academic and research collaborations with US universities. Under the proposed iCET […]

IIT Bombay Professors Earn Accolades

A Triumph of Inclusiveness: IIT Bombay’s  PWD Facilities Bring Young Ashraf Joya’s  Ambitions to Life

Image Courtesy: Free Press Journal (L-R) Sabuddin Joya, Ashraf, Zareena, and Daulat Bano at IIT B Hostel 17 IIT Bombay’s exceptional PWD facilities have garnered the attention of mainstream media, shining a spotlight on the Institute’s commitment to inclusivity and empowerment. Despite losing both lower limbs in a near-fatal accident six years ago, Ashraf Joya, a […]

IIT Bombay Hosts the ‘Prof. N.R. Kamath  Distinguished Institute Lecture’ Series

IIT Bombay hosted the latest lecture in the ‘Prof. N.R. Kamath Distinguished Institute Lecture’ series on campus. The ‘Prof. N.R. Kamath Distinguished Institute Lecture’ series honours the leadership and contributions of Prof. N.R. Kamath, former Deputy Director, and founding head of the Department of Chemical Engineering, IIT Bombay, to the Institute. This year’s speaker was […]

Forging Educational Alliances: IIT Bombay Signs MoU with the Directorate of Technical Education, Govt. of Maharashtra 

IIT Bombay signed an MoU with the Directorate of Technical Education (DTE), Government of Maharashtra, towards promoting knowledge exchange, enhancing skill development, and fostering innovation in the field of education and research. The MoU is designed to benefit students, faculty, and researchers from government and government-aided DTE institutes in Maharashtra. Prof. Milind Atrey, Dean R&D, […]

Visiting Hostels, Ensuring Comfort  and Inspiring Trust IIT Bombay’s Director and Deans Extend Support to Freshmen Families

Leaving their kids to fend for themselves when they move to college is difficult for all parents. Amidst the hushed excitement and nervous farewells, and eyes brimming with pride – parents of UG entrants to IIT Bombay accompanied their freshmen offspring as the latter stepped into their new living abode – their hostel rooms. Understanding […]

Celebrating Van Mahotsav: IIT Bombay  Engineersa Greener Tomorrow by Planting  Tree Saplings and Nurturing the Ecosystem

Embracing the spirit of the annual tree plantation drive, the Institute celebrated the 32nd Van Mahotsav on campus. At the heart of IIT Bombay’s unwavering commitment to a sustainable future and a greener India is celebrating Van Mahotsav which is an inspiring initiative that resonates far beyond its campus. IIT Bombay’s faculty, staff, and students […]

IIT Bombay’s Distinguished Alumni Meet the President of India, Smt. Droupadi Murmu

A group of eminent philanthropists, including IIT Bombay’s Distinguished Alumni – Mr. Rizwan Koita (Co-Founder and CEO of CitiusTech), Ms. Rekha Koita (Co-Founder, Koita Foundation), and Mr. Shridhar Shukla (Co-Founder, Chairman, KPOINT Technologies) – met with the President of India, Smt. Droupadi Murmu, as part of the President’s Visitor’s Conference 2023 at the Rashtrapati Bhavan. […]

ideaForge- IIT Bombay Alumni’s Drone Company  Goes Publicand Becomes the 7th Largest  Drone Company in the World

ideaForge, India’s leading drone manufacturer, was co-founded by IIT Bombay alumni, Mr. Ankit Mehta (B. Tech. & M. Tech., Mechanical Engineering, 2005), Mr. Rahul Singh (B. Tech., Mechanical Engineering, 2006), and Mr. Ashish Bhat (B. Tech., Electrical Engineering, 2007) in 2006 at SINE, IIT Bombay. Since then the company has grown from strength to strength […]

IIT Bombay Hosts Consul General, U.S. Consulate General, on Campus

IIT Bombay was delighted to host Mr. Mike Hankey, Consul General at the U.S. Consulate General Mumbai. Mr. Hankey interacted with faculty, staff, and students on the ‘India-U.S. Cooperation in Tech and Research.’ The interaction came on the heels of Prime Minister, Shri Modi’s visit to the USA.

IIT Bombay Professors Earn Accolades

IIT Bombay Hosts Delegates of the G20 RIIG  Summit & Research Ministers’ Meeting

IIT Bombay hosted delegates of the G20 RIIG Summit & Research Ministers’ Meeting. Acting Director Prof. S. Sudarshan presented an overview of the IITs to the delegates. Prof. Upendra Bhandarkar then addressed the delegates and gave them an insight into IIT Bombay’s R&D ecosystem while Prof. Asim Tewari highlighted the entrepreneurship and innovation environment at […]

Centre for Development of Advanced  Computing (C-DAC) to Deploy  Supercomputing System at IIT Bombay

As part of the National Supercomputing Mission, the Centre for Development of Advanced Computing (C-DAC) will be deploying a supercomputing system at IIT Bombay. To that end, Col. A.K. Nath (Retd.), Executive Director, C-DAC, Pune, and Prof. Subhasis Chaudhuri, Director, IIT Bombay, signed an agreement for the same. The National Supercomputing Mission (NSM) is approved […]

Lecture Hall 21 Dedicated to Mr. Mohsin  and Mrs. Zulekha Vasi

IIT Bombay dedicated Lecture Hall 21 to the loving memory of Mr. Mohsin and Mrs. Zulekha Vasi, parents of the Institute’s esteemed Professor Emeritus, Prof. Juzer Vasi. In a special event held on campus, the Lecture Hall was renamed the Mohsin and Zulekha Vasi Lecture Hall. IITB Distinguished Alumnus, Prof. Juzer Vasi (B.Tech., EE, 1969), joined […]

IIT Bombay’s International Student  Selected for UNESCO World Heritage  Education Programme

IIT Bombay’s international M. Tech. student, Tejyas Dasa Singh, from Guyana, and his supervisor, Prof. Swathy Manohar, have been selected for a fully-funded UNESCO World Heritage Education Programme called the ‘World Heritage Young Professionals Forum 2023.’ The event is set to be hosted by the Ministry of Culture in the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia between September […]

IIT Bombay and CSTT Sign MoU for Project Udaan

IIT Bombay and the Commission for Scientific and Technical Terminology (CSTT) signed an MoU for Project UDAAN – an Indian language end-to-end translation ecosystem for breaking the language barrier in education, initiated by IIT Bombay’s Prof. Ganesh Ramakrishnan. The MoU was signed by Prof. Girish Nath Jha, Chairman, CSTT, and Prof. Milind Atrey, Dean (R&D), […]

IIT Bombay Staff Members Successfully  Climb Mt. Friendship Peak

IIT Bombay staff members Mr. Virendra Mam (Cash Section) and Mr. Sanjay Bhingarde (Guest House) successfully climbed Mt. Friendship Peak (17352 ft) which is located in the Kullu district of Himachal Pradesh, India. Mr. Mam and Mr. Bhingarde trekked to the Everest Base Camp early this year. Hearty congratulations to Mr. Mam and Mr. Bhingarde! […]

IIT Bombay and the Class of 1994 Sign  MoU to Set Up C1994 Wing – a Student  Well-Being Initiative

The Institute has signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) with its alumni from the Class of 1994 to establish a legacy project called the C1994 Wing. This dedicated space will be built as part of the larger hostel initiative, Project Evergreen, and include a nurturing wellness centre for the student community on campus where they […]

IIT Bombay Signs MoU with Distinguished Alumnus, Mr. Mohan Kavrie, to Set Up An Alumni Centre on Campus

IIT Bombay signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) with its Distinguished Alumnus, Mr. Mohan Kavrie (B.Tech., Civil Engineering, 1971), on June 27, 2023, to set up an Alumni Centre on campus. The Alumni Centre will create an inspiring and inclusive atmosphere for IIT Bombay’s alumni community. It’s a place to call their own when they […]

IIT Bombay Alumna, Ms. Suhani Mohan,  Delivers the 100th Machine for Saral Designs

IIT Bombay’s Distinguished Young Alumna, Ms. Suhani Mohan (B. Tech, 2011), and owner of Saral Designs (along with Kartik Mehta, an alumnus of IIT Madras) – a leading machine manufacturer in the hygiene sector (sanitary napkins) recently delivered their milestone 100th machine to the market. Saral Designs was started in 2015 to develop automatic and low-cost […]

ALUMNI ACCOMPLISHMENTS: IIT Bombay Alumnus, Mr. Somay Munde,  Honoured with the Prestigious Shaurya  Chakra by the President of India

IIT Bombay alumnus and IPS officer, Mr. Somay Munde (B. Tech., Chemical Engineering, 2013) has been conferred with the prestigious Shaurya Chakra by the President of India. This esteemed recognition honours his exceptional bravery and unwavering commitment to combating Naxals in Gadchiroli. The award not only acknowledges Mr. Munde’s extraordinary valour but also pays tribute […]

December 20, 2023

IIT Bombay launches WiSE – Women in Science Engineering from Rural Parts of India

IIT Bombay launched a new program – WiSE (Women in Science Engineering from Rural Parts of India) under the leadership of Prof. Rajesh Zele, Department of Electrical Engineering, as part of its outreach activity. The goal of WiSE is to reach out to girl students studying in the ninth grade who hail from the rural […]

IIT Bombay Professors Earn Accolades

IIT Bombay Partners With Kaspersky  to Promote Cybersecurity in Education  and Research Projects

IIT Bombay signed an MoU with Kaspersky to jointly promote and foster the development of educational and research projects in the field of cybersecurity. This includes the exchange of knowledge and expertise, the development of educational materials, the organisation of events aimed at raising cybersecurity awareness, as well as sponsorship of awards to encourage students […]

IIT Bombay Hosts the Summit of  Academia Networking with Government,  Allied Health Workers, and Medical  Professionals (SANGAM)

The first annual Summit of Academia Networking with Government, Allied Health Workers, and Medical Professionals (SANGAM) Conference in 2023 took place in June 2023 at the IIT Bombay campus. The event was organized in partnership with the Maharashtra University of Health Sciences (MUHS) and the Government of Maharashtra. Around 70 speakers and 220 registrants from […]

IIT Bombay Hosts the International  Climate Research Conclave: 2023

The Ministry of Earth Sciences and the Department of Science and Technology organized the International Climate Research Conclave (ICRC) 2023 at IIT Bombay to discuss India’s recent progress in climate research and its vision for 2030. The event was held at the DST’s Centre of Excellence in Climate Studies and paved the way forward for […]

IIT Bombay Hosts the First Mining  Start-Up Summit

IIT Bombay hosted the First Mining Start-Up Summit on campus in what was a perfect platform for the industry-startup/academia Interface. The summit showcased innovative ideas in exploration, virtual reality, automation, drone technology, and consultancy. The Honourable Union Minister of State of Mines, Shri Raosaheb Patil Danve, chaired a panel discussion with renowned academicians from across […]

IIT Bombay Celebrates World Bicycle Day

IIT Bombay celebrated World Bicycle Day on June 3, 2023, with an exciting bicycle rally that began at 7 am on campus. Prof. Suryanarayana Doolla flagged off the rally. Organized by NSS IIT Bombay, the event saw over 200 cyclists participate in the 5 km rally that started from the New SAC. Men and women […]

IIT Bombay Celebrates International  Day of Yoga 2023

IIT Bombay commemorated the 9th International Yoga Day on June 21, 2023. Around 200 people participated and many took on the yogathon challenge of performing 108 rounds of Suryanamaskar. NCC cadets from the Kendriya Vidyalaya, IIT Powai, also celebrated International Yoga Day 2023. Trained yoga instructors from Ambika Yog Kutir guided the cadets. Under their […]

IIT Bombay Launches Invention Factory – Version 2

IIT Bombay has launched the second edition of its Invention Factory Program. The Invention Factory Program was conducted for the first time in India at IIT Gandhinagar in 2018 and 2019 and expanded to IIT Bombay in 2022, with support from the Maker Bhavan Foundation. The 6-week-long ideate-to-prototype-to-pitch program has brought together students from the […]

Professors from IIT Bombay and IIT Indore Undertake 15-Day Cycling Expedition of the Himalayas

Prof. RaaJ Ramsankaran, a Remote Sensing expert from IIT Bombay, and Prof. Mohd. Farooq Azam, a Glaciologist from IIT Indore, have started a ‘Climate Awareness Ride’ – a respectful exploration of the Himalayas by bicycle. They aim to create awareness about climate change and its impacts on the Himalayan Cryosphere. The professors started their 15-day cycling expedition […]

Groundbreaking Ceremony of Project Evergreen Held on IIT Bombay Campus

IIT Bombay conducted the much-awaited groundbreaking ceremony of its ambitious hostel project – Project Evergreen – on June 24, 2023. The project is spearheaded by the IIT Bombay alumni community and its two alumni organizations – IITB Alumni Association (IITBAA) and IITB Heritage Foundation (IITBHF) – to fund, design and build a new 1,100-room world-class […]

December 21, 2023

IIT Bombay’s Student Exchange  Programs with Canadian Universities

IIT Bombay alumnus, Mr. Rabiz N. Foda, has been instrumental in setting up several institutional agreements between the Institute and Canadian Universities. In particular, IIT Bombay and the University of Toronto have an ongoing student exchange program. Exchange students from IIT Bombay have a great opportunity to learn, mature, and get enriched due to their exposure […]

IIT Bombay’s Civil Engineering Association  Organises Interactive Session with AICTE  Chairman, Prof. T.G. Sitharam

The Civil Engineering Association, IIT Bombay, organized a lively and vibrant Interactive session for faculty and students of the Department of Civil Engineering with the All India Council for Technical Education (AICTE) Chairman Prof. T.G. Sitharam on 18th May 2023 at IIT Bombay, during his visit to the institute. The event was attended by Prof. […]

IIT Bombay Professors Earn Accolades

IIT Bombay Conducts Institute Ethics  Committee (IEC) Workshop

The Industrial Research and Consultancy Centre (IRCC) at IIT Bombay conducted an Institute Ethics Committee (IEC) Workshop. Dr. Renuka Munshi, Professor and Head of the Department of Clinical Pharmacology, TN Medical College and BYL Nair Charitable Hospital, Mumbai, and Chairperson of the Institutional Ethics Committee (IEC), IIT Bombay, gave an overview of the organisation. Dr. Sadhana Srivastava, Senior […]

Sickle Cell Diagnosis Technology by  IITB Professor Licensed to Lords Mark  Ind. Pvt. Ltd.

A crucial sickle cell diagnosis technology developed by Prof. Debjani Paul and her team from the Department of Biosciences and Bioengineering was licensed exclusively to Lords Mark Ind. Pvt. Ltd. for field testing and commercialization. This socially-relevant technology includes a microscopy-based test that can distinguish between healthy, sickle traits, and sickle anaemia blood samples at the point of care. We wish Prof. Paul and the Lord’s Mark team all the very best for their efforts toward the deployment of […]

Godrej & Boyce Enters into a  Strategic Partnership with IIT Bombay

Godrej & Boyce, the flagship company of the Godrej Group, with its business unit, Godrej Aerospace, has entered into a strategic partnership with IIT Bombay to collaborate on cutting-edge research and development projects in the field of Aerospace and Defence (A&D). The ceremony was attended by Prof. V. Venkateswara Rao, Director, DIA-COE, IIT Bombay; Mr. […]

IIT Bombay and Larsen & Toubro to  establish a Student Satellite Programme

IIT Bombay will collaborate with Larsen & Toubro (L&T) and establish a Student Satellite Programme to develop modular satellite subsystems that can be integrated into a nanosatellite. An interdisciplinary team of 70 + students is currently working on the programme with the ultimate goal to partner with the prestigious Indian Space Research Organisation (ISRO) to launch […]

CBSE School Principals Visit IIT Bombay

Principals of 55 CBSE-affiliated schools from across the country visited IIT Bombay for a ‘2-Day Exposure Visit’ between May 11-12, 2023. The visit was organised by the CBSE Department of Skill Education and exposed them to interactive learning techniques at IIT Bombay in line with the National Educational Policy (NEP).

IIT Bombay Partners with the  Directorate of Technical Education  (DTE) on a 2-Day Workshop

IIT Bombay partnered with the Directorate of Technical Education (DTE) on a 2-day workshop on May 12-13, 2023, at the Institute’s campus, to promote collaboration between faculty members from IIT Bombay and government-funded engineering institutes in Maharashtra. About 60 faculty members from 15 engineering colleges attended this workshop. The workshop explored ways for IIT Bombay […]

January 5, 2024

Forging a Greener Tomorrow: IIT Bombay and HSBC India Make a Commitment to Sustainability

IIT Bombay, in partnership with HSBC India, organized a full-day workshop focused on Green Hydrogen. The event is a crucial component of the ongoing collaboration between the Institute and HSBC India, and aims at bolstering a robust, green hydrogen economy by enhancing its efficiency, cost-effectiveness, and scalability. The workshop featured engaging breakout sessions covering significant […]

A Majestic Start: IIT Bombay Launches 56th Inter-IIT Sports Meet

IIT Bombay (in collaboration with co-host IIT Gandhinagar) hosted the 56th Inter-IIT Sports Meet on campus. The meet kicked off with a spectacular opening ceremony. Cricket legend Venkatesh Prasad graced the occasion as the Chief Guest. The event began with the lighting of the torch and was followed by a majestic march-past by representatives from […]

INAE Recognizes IITB Alumnus, Dr. Pramod Chaudhari, for Outstanding Contributions to Engineering

Distinguished IITB alumnus, Dr. Pramod Chaudhari, Founder Chairman of Praj Industries, was honoured with the distinguished Fellowship from the Indian National Academy of Engineering (INAE). He was conferred with the honour during INAE’s Annual Convention 2023 held in Bhubaneswar. Among the notable figures joining Dr. Chaudhari in the INAE fellowship batch for 2023 were: In […]


February 1, 2024

A Summit of Excellence: IIT Bombay’s Storied Meeting with Indian President, Smt. Droupadi Murmu

It was a watershed moment for IIT Bombay, when Prof. Subhasis Chaudhuri, Director, IIT Bombay, along with Prof. Rahul Purwar, met with the Hon’ble President of India, Smt. Droupadi Murmu, amplifying the Institute’s profound impact and influential role on the national stage. The purpose of this meeting was to extend a formal invitation for her […]

Neuroscience Unbound: Highlights from the SCAN Symposium 2024

The Sunita Sanghi Centre of Ageing and Neurodegenerative Diseases (SCAN) orchestrated the notable SCAN Annual Symposium 2024, bringing together a diverse assembly of experts, researchers, and professionals dedicated to the advancement of understanding and treatment of neurodegenerative diseases. The symposium was held on January 9th and 10th, 2024, at the Victor Menezes Convention Centre (VMCC) […]

75 Years of Independence: IIT Bombay Celebrates Republic Day on Campus

IIT Bombay celebrated the 75th Republic Day on January 26, 2024, with a solemn ceremony at the Gymkhana grounds. Prof. Subhasis Chaudhuri, Director, IIT Bombay, proudly unfurled the National Flag, extending heartfelt wishes to the entire community. During this significant event, Prof. Chaudhuri presented certificates to the winners of an essay competition held during Vigilance […]

N.R. Kamath Distinguished Talk Series: Prof. Kaushik Basu’s Insightful Discourse at IIT Bombay

IIT Bombay hosted the Prof. N. R. Kamath Distinguished Talk on Feb 1, 2024, from 3.30 p.m. at VMCC, IIT Bombay campus. This talk is part of the webinar series conducted annually by the Institute in memory of the late Prof. N.R. Kamath, former Deputy Director of IIT Bombay and Head of the Department of […]

Strategic Partnership Unveiled: IIT Bombay and MILIT Join Forces for Advanced AI Initiatives

IIT Bombay signed an MoU with the Military Institute of Technology (MILIT) during the 12th Raising Day of MILIT. The MoU paves the way for joint training programs and collaborative projects and will help IITB’s Technocraft Centre for Applied Artificial Intelligence (TCA2I) fulfil its commitment to taking AI benefits to the defence sector.

Shaping the Future: Commemorating IIT Bombay’s Hostel 4 Groundbreaking Ceremony

Embarking on a transformative journey, IIT Bombay recently commemorated the groundbreaking ceremony for Hostel 4, a significant stride towards enhancing the campus infrastructure. The ceremony embodies the Institute’s fostering of an environment of academic excellence and holistic growth. The groundbreaking of H4 also serves as a testament to IIT Bombay’s continual pursuit of progress, providing […]

February 5, 2024

A Melodic Homage: Pan IIT Alumni’s Homage to Timeless India

IIT Bombay alumnus, Mr. Kiran  Pradhan, alongwith Mr. Pravin Gupta from IIT Kanpur (1968), and Mr. Vinod Rajput from IIT Kharagpur (1968), joined forces to create a musical composition. Expressing a deep connection to their motherland, these three IIT alumni now settled in Sydney, Australia, collaborated on a song that encapsulates India’s rich culture, traditions, […]

February 9, 2024

From IIT Bombay to Global Excellence: Dr. Lalit Kanodia’s Inspirational Journey

IIT Bombay alumnus, Dr. Lalit Kanodia, received multiple prestigious awards recently, affirming his dedication and contributions to the economic landscape. Firstly, he was bestowed with the “Outstanding Contribution Towards the Economy of Mumbai, ITES” award at the UDC – Hurun India Stars of Mumbai Award ceremony on August 31, 2023, in Mumbai. This accolade acknowledges […]

February 19, 2024

From IIT Bombay to Ayodhya: IITB Alumnus Girish Sahasrabhojanee’s Ram Mandir Journey

IIT Bombay alumnus, Mr. Girish Sahasrabhojanee (M.Tech., Structural Engineering, 1976) oversaw the design and construction of the Ram Mandir in Ayodhya. The temple is an outstanding structure crafted entirely from natural stones and without the use of reinforcement or cementing materials. This is a departure from the conventional materials familiar to contemporary engineers. In the […]

February 21, 2024


March 8, 2024

Honouring Excellence: Highlights from IIT Bombay’s 62nd Interim Convocation Ceremony

IIT Bombay hosted the interim session of its 62nd Convocation and conferred degrees upon 325 students at the Convocation Hall. A total of 352 degrees were awarded, encompassing 209 PhD students (including dual degrees MTech/MSc +PhD) and 143 degrees, including 44 E-MBA degrees, for students across various programs. The recipients completed all requirements between August […]

Bridging Academia and Industry: IIT Bombay and Ministry of Steel Discuss Strategic Alliances

Shri Nagendra Nath Sinha, IAS, Secretary of the Ministry of Steel, Government of India, visited IIT Bombay to explore potential collaborations aimed at advancing research and expanding the industrial applications of steel in India. In the course of the visit, Professor Subhasis Chaudhuri, Director, IIT Bombay, engaged in discussions with the Ministry of Steel, accompanied […]

Bridging Minds and Continents: IIT Bombay and AAU Pave the Way for Global Partnerships

A senior delegation from the Association of American Universities (AAU) visited IIT Bombay in February 2024 and engaged with IIT Bombay Institute representatives. President Prof. Barbara Snyder of AAU and Prof. Subhasis Chaudhuri, Director of IIT Bombay, deliberated on fostering innovation and collaborative research between AAU member universities and IIT Bombay. These discussions aim to […]

Designing the Future: Unveiling the Design Thinking Studio at IDC, IIT Bombay

The Design Thinking Studio at IDC School of Design, IIT Bombay, located within the inspiring confines of the Rahul Bajaj Technology Innovation Centre (RBTIC) Building was officially inaugurated in February 2024. The ceremony was graced by the esteemed Prof. Subhasis Chaudhuri, Director, IIT Bombay, alongside key figures including Prof. S Sudarshan, Deputy Director (Academic and […]

Green Momentum: IITB’s Hydrogen Showcase Shines at ICONS 2024

The 2024 edition of the IRCC’s Annual CONferences on Emerging ConceptS [ICONS], titled ICONS 2024 Sparks Innovation at IITB Workshop IITB Hydrogen Workshop and dedicated to showcasing the forefront of advancements in India’s Hydrogen economy was a resounding success. Mr. Lalit Bohra, Joint Secretary of MNRE, graced the occasion as the chief guest, and shared […]

Girish Sant Lecture Series: Anshuman Lath Unveils Insights on Sustainable Energy Solutions

IIT Bombay is steadfast in its commitment to fostering educational and research excellence and enriching the academic experience through insightful talks delivered by industry experts. Aligned with this mission, IIT Bombay hosted the Girish Sant Lecture Series at the end of February 2024. This distinguished series, established through a generous legacy donation by the class […]

Innovate, Inspire, Ignite: IIT Bombay’s Triumph at IInvenTiv 2024

The second edition of IInvenTiv 2024 unfolded at IIT Hyderabad and drew participants from various IITs and beyond, including NIT, IISER, IIITs, among others. Amid a considerable influx of entries, IIT Bombay stood out as all five technologies submitted by the Institute were accepted for display at the Fair. The showcased technologies encompassed a diverse […]

Accelerating to Victory: IIT Bombay Racing Triumphs at Formula Bharat 2024

The IIT Bombay Racing team showcased their outstanding performance at Formula Bharat 2024, clinching the title of Overall Champion in the Electric Vehicle Category. Outshining 41 other teams nationwide, the team earned numerous accolades during the event. In the Electric category, the team not only secured the top spot overall but also triumphed in Static […]

Faculty Accolades

April 5, 2024

NR Kamath Distinguished Lectures: Unravelling Geophysics and Navigating Biotech Frontiers

Professor N.R. Kamath, an academic stalwart, served as the former Deputy Director and the founding Head of the Department of Chemical Engineering at IIT Bombay. His enduring contributions have left an indelible mark, inspiring the Institute to establish the NR Kamath Distinguished Lecture Series. This annual webinar pays tribute to Prof. Kamath’s legacy by inviting […]

Trailblazing Women Charting New Paths: The Radhika Rajan Women Leadership Lecture Series

IIT Bombay launched the Radhika Rajan Women Leadership Lecture Series on campus in March. This distinguished series was made possible by the generous contributions of IIT Bombay’s alumna, Ms. Radhika Rajan (M.Tech., Physics, 1977), who serves as Executive Vice President at DSP Investments. The inaugural lecture showcased Ms. Premlata Poonia, Founder of Hamari Laado. Ms. […]

Celebrating International Women’s Day at IIT Bombay: Embracing Strength and Progress

IIT Bombay celebrated International Women’s Day on March 8, 2024, on campus. IITB’s Gender Cell had the honour of hosting acclaimed actor Ms. Ratna Pathak Shah on the occasion. Renowned for her iconic portrayal of Maya Sarabhai, a character challenging societal norms, Ms. Shah has consistently championed strong and multifaceted portrayals of women on screen. […]

Advancing Scientific Frontiers: IIT Bombay Unveils Cutting-Edge National Cryogenic Electron Microscope Facility

Prof. Abhay Karandikar, Secretary of DST and CEO of the Anusandhan National Research Foundation, Government of India, inaugurated IIT Bombay’s National Cryogenic Electron Microscope facility on campus. Prof. Subhasis Chaudhuri, Director, IIT Bombay, was present at the occasion. The event also witnessed the presence of: This state-of-the-art facility houses cutting-edge equipment including: Supported by SERB, […]

Forging Partnerships: IIT Bombay Explores Collaborations with Ministry of Steel

Shri Nagendra Nath Sinha, IAS, Secretary of the Ministry of Steel, Government of India, visited IIT Bombay to explore potential collaborations aimed at enhancing research and industry applications of steel in India. Engaging in discussions during the visit were Prof. Subhasis Chaudhuri, Director, IIT Bombay, along with Prof. Deepankar Choudhury, Head of the Civil Engineering […]

IIT Bombay Faculty Earns Accolades

May 2, 2024

IIT Bombay Inaugurates 10X GMP Facility: Pioneering the Future of MedTech

IIT Bombay recently inaugurated its state-of-the-art 10X GMP Facility, marking a milestone in its commitment to bridging the gap between academic research and real-world healthcare solutions. The launch event included a ribbon-cutting ceremony, and addresses by Prof.Subhasis Chaudhuri, Director, IIT Bombay, Chief Guest Dr. C.S. Pramesh, and principal donor of the facility and IITB Distinguished […]

May 12, 2024

Bridging Lab to Market: IIT Bombay’s Gogri Hub Takes a Leap Towards Membrane Research

IIT Bombay has achieved a major milestone with the launch of the Gogri Hub for Membranes Research – a Unit of Translational Research Centre – Chemicals and Materials. The Gogri Hub for Membranes Research is poised to become a leading centre for advanced research and development in membrane technologies. With no significant domestic membrane manufacturing […]

IIT Bombay’s MoU with Arun Firodia to Enhance Mobility and Electronics Research

IIT Bombay has formalized a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) with Distinguished Alumnus, Mr. Arun Firodia (B.Tech., Electrical Engineering, 1965), Chairman of the Kinetic Group. The MoU was signed towards strategic initiatives in the domains of mobility and electronics that are part of the Institute’s ongoing pursuit of excellence. The collaboration will facilitate the expansion of […]

IIT Bombay Launches Project Titanium in Partnership with Distinguished Alumni

IIT Bombay has taken a significant stride in fostering entrepreneurship by signing a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) with two of its distinguished alumni: Ramesh Mangaleswaran, Senior Partner Emeritus at McKinsey & Company (B.Tech., Metallurgical Engineering, 1989), and Rajesh Jain, Founder and Managing Director of Netcore (B. Tech, Electrical Engineering, 1988). This new partnership has led […]

Commencement 2024: IIT Bombay Graduates Poised to Transform the World

IIT Bombay triumphantly hosted its annual Commencement ceremony in the iconic Convocation Hall, celebrating a milestone event for its soon-to-be graduates. The ceremony was graced by Mr. Natarajan Chandrasekaran, Chairman of Tata Sons, who delivered a compelling Commencement Address centered around the themes of Trust, Character, and Purpose. In his address, Mr. Chandrasekaran emphasized the […]

Prof. Michael Klein Delivers NR Kamath Distinguished Lecture on Polymers

IIT Bombay recently hosted a lecture by Prof. Michael Klein as part of its NR Kamath Distinguished Lecture series which pays tribute to the esteemed contributions of Prof. N.R. Kamath, a former Deputy Director and Head of the Department of Chemical Engineering. The lecture was organized by the Chemistry Department. Prof. Michael Klein is the […]

Reconnect and Reskill: Exclusive Courses for IITB Alumni for June 2024 at PCACEC

The Pramod Chaudhari Alumni Continuing Education Centre (PCACEC) provides executive courses for IITB Alumni at discounted prices. The courses will allow our alums to learn new skills, upskill and reskill themselves in their professional careers, and keep pace with the latest technology, management, policy, and science trends. These courses will be taught by the esteemed […]

SANGAM 2024: A Convergence of Health Innovators and Experts at IIT Bombay

IIT Bombay recently hosted SANGAM 2024, an influential conference themed “One Health – Opportunities for Networking and Engagement.” The event successfully brought together a diverse group of leading experts, innovators, and policymakers, all converging to discuss and share insights on critical health issues and the latest advancements under the banner of #SANGAM2024. The inaugural session […]

IIT Bombay Hosts Transformative Leadership Training for Faculty Members

Prof. Sudarshan, Deputy Director (AIA), IIT Bombay, inaugurated a leadership development training program for faculty members from Centrally Funded Institutions under the Ministry of Education, Government of India. This event was part of the Malaviya Mission Teacher Training Programme (MMTTP). Seventeen faculty members participated in the training, gaining valuable insights into institutional leadership from various […]

Faculty Accolades

June 10, 2024

IIT Bombay Alumna, Major Radhika Sen, Receives Prestigious UN Military Gender Advocate of the Year Award

Image Courtesy: The Indian Express IIT Bombay alumna and an Indian Army Officer, Major Radhika Sen, has been awarded the 2023 United Nations Military Gender Advocate of the Year Award. UN Secretary-General Antonio Guterres praised her as a “true leader and role model” for her work with the United Nations Organisation Stabilisation Mission in the […]

IIT Bombay’s Distinguished Alumnus, Mr. Rizwan Koita, Appointed Chairperson of NABH

IIT Bombay’s Distinguished Alumnus, Mr. Rizwan Koita (B.Tech., Electrical Engineering, 1992) has been appointed as the chairperson of the National Accreditation Board for Hospitals and Healthcare Providers (NABH). NABH is a constituent board of the Quality Council of India (QCI) that is responsible for setting benchmarks for quality, accrediting, and certifying hospitals and other healthcare […]

Spotlight on Innovation: IIT Alumni and Faculty Win BPCL Awards for Battery Research

Innovation is the backbone of technological advancement, and the recent recognition of our distinguished alumni and faculty underscores the pioneering spirit thriving within our community. At the forefront of cutting-edge research, their work not only pushes the boundaries of battery technology but also solidifies the role of academia in driving real-world applications. This year, the […]

A Legacy of Excellence: Prof. Jindal Shah’s Outstanding Contributions to Academia

Prepare to be inspired as Prof. Jindal Shah (B.Tech., Chemical Engineering in 1996), has once again demonstrated his unwavering commitment to excellence in academia! Prof. Shah’s dedication to graduate-level education in Chemical Engineering earned him the esteemed Outstanding Graduate Faculty Award for the academic year 2023-24 by the School of Chemical Engineering Graduate Student Association, […]

Dr. Rakesh Mohan Speaks at the Shashwat Panda Memorial Lecture Series

The Shashwat Panda Memorial Lecture series, hosted by IIT Bombay, is a deeply cherished initiative established in honour of the late Shashwat Panda, a distinguished and beloved alumnus whose untimely demise in 2017 was felt deeply across the community. Thanks to the generosity of Pureheart Capital Asia Limited and Shashwat’s brother, Satwik Panda, this lecture […]

Faculty Accolades

Exploring Bollywood’s Craft: R. Balki and Sayeed Quadri Engage IIT Bombay Students

IIT Bombay recently hosted two distinguished guests from the world of Indian cinema, enriching the academic experience with their unique perspectives on the industry. As part of an elective course on Popular Indian Cinema, students had the opportunity to engage in insightful discussions led by Prof. Mazhar Kamran from the IDC School of Design. Noted […]

Reconnect and Reskill: Exclusive Courses for IITB Alumni for June 2024 at PCACEC

The Pramod Chaudhari Alumni Continuing Education Centre (PCACEC) provides executive courses for IITB Alumni at discounted prices. The courses will allow our alums to learn new skills, upskill and reskill themselves in their professional careers, and keep pace with the latest technology, management, policy, and science trends. These courses will be taught by the esteemed […]

July 5, 2024

IIT Bombay and University of Chicago Forge Quantum Alliance in Inaugural Meeting

IIT Bombay and the University of Chicago convened their inaugural meeting at the U-Chicago Centre in New Delhi, thereby kickstarting the beginning of their collaborative endeavours. IIT Bombay is already an international partner of the renowned Chicago Quantum Exchange (CQE), a pioneering intellectual centre for quantum information science and engineering. The CQE is spearheaded by […]

Faculty Accolades

IIT Bombay’s Commitment to Sustainability: World Environment Day Celebrations Showcase Campus-wide Efforts

IIT Bombay celebrated World Environment Day today with a series of cleanliness drives coordinated by the Dean IPS office, Estate Office, Public Health Office, NSS, Abhyudaya, and Team Shunya on campus. Students from Kendriya Vidyalaya participated in a nature walk, during which the Public Health Officer engaged with them, and emphasized the importance of environmental […]

Reconnect and Reskill: Exclusive Course for IITB Alumni in July 2024 at PCACEC

The Pramod Chaudhari Alumni Continuing Education Centre (PCACEC) provides executive courses for IITB Alumni at discounted prices. The courses will allow our alums to learn new skills, upskill and reskill themselves in their professional careers, and keep pace with the latest technology, management, policy, and science trends. These courses will be taught by the esteemed […]

IIT Bombay and École Polytechnique Explore Collaborative Ventures

IIT Bombay recently welcomed a delegation from École Polytechnique, France, marking a significant step towards fostering collaboration between these esteemed institutions. Led by Prof. Shireesh Kedare, Director, IIT Bombay, along with Prof. K.V.K. Rao, Deputy Director (FEA), and Prof. Sudarshan Kumar, Dean, International Relations, the meeting with École Polytechnique’s Provost, Prof. Dominique Rossin, and Directors […]

“Who Said She Can’t?”: Celebrating Women in STEM at IIT Bombay

IIT Bombay is excited to announce the launch of “Who Said She Can’t?” by the esteemed author, entrepreneur, and motivational speaker, Ms. Rashmi Bansal. This inspiring book shines a spotlight on the extraordinary women who graduated from IIT Bombay before 1999. Set against the backdrop of the ’70s, ’80s, and ’90s, their stories highlight their […]