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Inauguration of short term course and workshop on Adaptronics at IIT Mandi on 20th September, 2017

A short term course and workshop on Adaptronics(Active Shape Control, Active Vibration Control, Active noise Reduction and Structural Health Monitoring) was inaugurated at IIT Mandi on September 20, 2017. It is a 4 day event in which the participants are the Assistant Professors, students of Ph.D., M.Tech.,B.Tech. from 8 different states. .. .

Laboratory Visits of PG Students, Vallabh Government College, Mandi, at IIT Mandi on 18th September, 2017

Outreach Activity: Laboratory Visits of PG Students, Vallabh Government College, Mandi. IEEE PES-IAS Society of Delhi unit collaborated with NSS Unit, IIT Mandito organize a lab visit of the post-graduate students (Master of Arts, Economics specialization) of Vallabh Government College, Mandion dated 18thSeptember, 2017. Students has visited IIT Mandi Campus at Kamand. Around sixty students and three professors from Vallabh College were welcomed at Kamand campus. .. .

2nd Annual Botanical garden event celebrated at IIT Mandi on 6th September, 2017

IIT Mandi Botanical Garden which started in July 2015 has completed two years of its establishment. The IIT Mandi community gathered together to access the progress and celebrate on 6th Sept 2017.The event was graced by Prof. Timothy Gonsalves, Director, IIT Mandi, Dr.Priscilla Gonsalves, several faculties, staff, students and campus residents.. .

Teachers' day celebration at IIT Mandi on 5th September, 2017

On 5th September 2017, student gymkhana organized teacher’s day on behalf of IIT Mandi students to express their gratitude and love for their teachers.. .

5WIP Open House program for B.Tech 1st Year students held at IIT Mandi on 2nd September, 2017

After five weeks of intense induction program, the first year B.Tech students showcased their learning experience in the 5WIP open house held on Saturday 2nd September. .

Aakarshan'17, the cultural program was organized at IIT Mandi on 19thAugust, 2017

Aakarshan is the Introductory Cultural Fest organized at IIT Mandi on 19th August,2017 by the students of various clubs.

IIT Mandi celebrated the 71st Independence Day on 15th August, 2017

The 71st Independence Day was celebrated at IIT Mandi. The event started with hoisting of flag by Prof. Timothy A. Gonsalves, Director, IIT Mandi. It was followed by, the guard of honour by the security staff and pledge ceremony by all, which was led by Mr. Sushil Kumar, Registrar IIT Mandi.

Talk on Conservation Efforts in Saving the Critically Endangered Gyps species of Vultures in India by Dr. Vibhu Prakash at IIT Mandi on 11th August, 2017

The IIT Mandi Colloquium Team arranged talk on Indian Vultures, an endangered species on 11th August 2017. The talk was delivered by Dr. Vibhu Prakash, Deputy Director and Principal Scientist [Ornithology] with Bombay Natural History Society. He has an experience of over 37 years in the field of Ornithology. He has headed the vulture conservation project of the Society and currently based at Pinjore, Haryana.

National Handloom Day was Celebrated at IIT Mandi on 5th August, 2017

The National Handloom Day was celebrated at IIT Mandi campus on Aug 5, 2016. The chief guest was Prof. Timothy. A. Gonsalves, Director, IIT Mandi and the Special Guest was the Pradhan of Kamand Panchayat, Smt. Reeta Devi.

IIT Mandi welcomes the new batch of B.Tech. Students on 1st August 2017

IIT Mandi extends a warm welcome to its new batch of B. Tech students, who are joining the Institute in the first week of August. The registration process starts on 1st August 2017. The students, accompanied by their parents, reached Mandi from all parts of India on 31st July 2017

First Salters’ Chemistry Camp in Himachal Pradesh held in IIT Mandi from 3rd July, 2017 to 6th July, 2017

The first Salters' Chemistry camp was held in Himachal Prasesh at IIT Mandi. Around 62 students came to IIT Mandi for a three day residential camp conducted by The Royal Society of Chemistry, India and the Salters Institute, UK. The camp was for Class IX students at IIT Mandi, Kamand from July 3 – 6, 2017. IIT Mandi had this opportunity to host around 62 school students from various parts of Mandi district

MIT (USA), IIT Delhi and IIT Mandi join hands to organize Make in India Boot Camp at IIT Mandi from 24th June, 2017 to 3rd July, 2017

Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT), USA one of world’s top ranking technological institutions is joining hand with Indian Institute of Technology (IIT) Mandi and IIT Delhi to conduct a 10-day social innovation boot camp at IIT Mandi. About 50 students of several IITs and engineering colleges across India, along with students from Australia, ASB Malaysia and MIT USA are participating.

Short Term course on Modeling and Simulation using Finite Element Method for Engineering Applications from 19th June, 2017 to 23rd June, 2017

One week short Term Course on Modeling Simulation using Finite Element Method for Engineering Applications (MSFEMEA) was organised from June 19th-23rd, 2017 at IIT Mandi. The short term course was inaugurated by Prof. Timothy. A. Gonsolves, Director, IIT Mandi. In his Inaugural speech, he highlighted the importance of modeling & simulation in engineering. He also cautioned the participants against blind over–reliance on software’s that could lead to accidents.

IIT Mandi B.Tech. Student Mr. Nitesh Kumar has won the Gold Medal (MS SL3) for India at FZ Forza Irish Para-Badminton International

IIT Mandi B.Tech. Student Mr. Nitesh Kumar has won the Gold Medal (MS SL3) for India at FZ Forza Irish Para-Badminton International, 2017 on 25th June, 2017. The tournament was held in National stadium at Dublin, Ireland from 22 to 25th June 2017. It was the 3rd episode of the tournament. Mr. Nitesh Kumar participated as a contingent member of Indian Para-Badminton Association. It is a very proud moment for our Country as well as for the whole IIT Mandi family.

Third Workshop on Machine Learning for Medical Image Analysis from 17th to 21st June

The Multimedia Analytics and Systems group of the School of Computing and Electrical Engineering at IIT Mandi organised the third Workshop on Machine Learning for Medical Image Analysis (WMLMIA 2017.) The five day workshop focused on the use of machine learning for analysing microscopy images. The workshop was held between 17-21 June, 2017 at the Kamand campus, IIT Mandi.

A National Workshop On A Multi Dimensional Smart Energy Grids Analysis for Indian Scenario ( IIT Mandi, June 08-10, 2017)

A three day Workshop on ‘A Multi Dimensional Smart Energy Grids Analysis for Indian Scenario’ organized by Indian Institute of Technology Mandi (IIT Mandi) during June 08-10, 2017. The Workshop was inaugurated by Prof. Timothy Gonsalves, Director, IIT Mandi. In his inaugural address, Prof. Gonsalves highlighted the accomplishment and research activities of IIT Mandi.

Inauguration of Multi Sports complex at IIT Mandi on 2nd June, 2017 by Prof. Ashok Mishra, former Director of IIT Bombay

On 2nd June 2017, a modern multi sports complex was inaugurated by former Director of IIT Bombay, Prof. Ashok Mishra, in presence of our Director Prof. Timothy A. Gonsalves, Dean Students Dr. Suman Kalyan Pal, Sport-Advisor Dr. Rajendra Kr. Ray.

Seminar on "Zero Waste Campus" at IIT mandi on 29th May, 2017 by Dr. Meenakshi Bharath

IIT Mandi has organized a seminar on zero waste campus by efficient waste management in the campus on 29th May , 2017. The speaker of the seminar was Dr. Meenakshi Bharath, who is not only a gynecologist and fertility specialist, but also a green campaigner, an advocate for clean India. In the last two days, Dr. Meenakshi Bharath along with green committee members launched 6 hour door-to-door campaign in staff and faculty residents and demonstrated 3 ways segregation.

Design Practicum Open House on 21th May, 2017

On 21st May 2017, IIT Mandi witnessed an exemplary demonstration of low cost technology prototypes for solving problems of society. These prototypes were developed by students as part of their Design Practicum course IC201P.

Graduation Dinner for the Fifth Batch of IIT Mandi Students, 21th May, 2017

On 21th May 2017, IIT Mandi hosted their graduation dinner, in the Community Centre, North Campus, for all the batches passing out this year. There are around 150 students graduating, of which 117 are regular students, 8 PhD, 3 MS, 18 MSc and 4 are MTech students.

Technical Society of IIT Mandi conducted intra-college tech fest

Technical Society of IIT Mandi conducted intra-college technical festival Aavishkar on 20th May 2017. Several technical projects and club activities were showcased.

The School of Humanities organised a distinguised lecture on 17 May 2017

The School of Humanities organised a distinguised lecture on 17th May 2017. The lecture, titled ‘Fear and Courage: Reflections on a Neglected Episode in Modern Indian History’, was delivered by Prof. Indivar Kamtekar of the Centre for Historical Studies, School of Social Sciences, Jawaharlal Nehru University, New Delhi.

TEDx IIT Mandi organised at Kamand campus on 14th May, 2017

TEDx was conducted on 14th May, 2017 at Kamand Campus. The marquee event was organized for the first time in IIT Mandi by a team led by 4th year students Vivek Sharma and Sagar Ghai.

BioX Centre Inaugurated

BioX Centre Inaugurated on May 13th by Professor K. VijayRaghavan, Secretary, Dept. of Biotechnology, Govt.of India.

Inter Departmental T20 Cricket Tournament 2017 held successfully at IIT Mandi

Faculty & staff club organized the 1st Inter Departmental cricket tournament involving 8 teams from Mandi district in April 2017. The tournament was inaugurated by chief guest Shri Mohammad , Registrar IIT Mandi. The eight teams that participated are Inter IIT Mandi team, CPWD, Forest XI, HDFC, Bar council, Friends XI (outsource), Animal Husbandy XI and the Postal & telecommunication.

2nd Earth Day Celebration

The Second "Earth Day" was celebrated on 22nd April 2017. This time, the Environmental Club students of IIT Mandi, along with Green Panel and NSS celebrated the Earth Day.

Prof. Timothy A. Gonsalves, Director IIT Mandi and Chairperson of Green Panel participated in all the events and encouraged the group of enthusiastic students for celebrating the Earth Day by spreading awareness through all the events organised by them.

6th Exodia’ 17

The yearly institute event, 6th Exodia’ 17 , was organised from 7th - 9th April 2017 was best and bigger this time. A number of technical and cultural events were organised by the IIT Mandi students. Many universities, institutes and colleges’ students around the country had participated in these events.

5th Inter IIT Tech Meet was held at IIT Kanpur from 25th March to 26th March, 2017. IIT Mandi ranked 4th in overall championship in the tech meet

5th Inter IIT Tech Meet was held at IIT Kanpur from 25th March to 26th March, 2017. 9 teams from IIT Mandi participated in events like Product Exhibition, Human Computer Interaction, Stock Market Analysis, Software making event - Dashboard, Astronomy event. Total 12 IITs participated in the meet. Stock Market Analysis team comprising Priyansh Saxena, Siddhant Kumar, Abhigyan Khaund, Neha Muthiyan bagged the first position and Human Computer Interaction team comprising Kushagra Singhal, Abhay Singh Chauhan, Akash Sharma, Piyush Anand bagged the second position. IIT Mandi ranked 4th in overall championship in the tech meet after IIT Kanpur, IIT Kharagpur and IIT Roorkee. Website:

MIT – IIT Make in India Boot Camp in IIT Mandi from 24th June-3rd July, 2017

Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT), USA one of world’s top ranking technological institutions is joining hand with Indian Institute of Technology (IIT) Mandi and IIT Delhi to conduct a 10-day social innovation boot camp at IIT Mandi. About 50 students of several IITs and engineering colleges across India, along with students from Australia, ASB Malaysia and MIT USA are participating.

IIT Mandi's B.Tech. (Electrical Engineering) student Nitesh Kumar has achieved special laurels at the 1st National para badminton championship 2017, Bangalore

Nitesh Kumar has won Silver medal in singles and Bronze medal in mixed doubles in 1st National para Badminton Championship 2017

TEQIP-II Self Sponsored National Level Training program (STTP) was held at IIT Mandi during 24th - 28th March, 2017

The Training program was on the topic “Advance Mathematics for Researchers in Engineering Field” in Engineering.

Workshop on Tackling Development Challenges in Himalayan Region through Internet of Things (IoT) Enabled Services and Devices held at IIT Mandi on 6th March, 2017

The focus of the workshop was to expose students to the possibilities and opportunities related to IoT systems. Dr. Samar Agnihotri inaugurated the workshop. Dr. Atul Singh Minhas, Univ. of Liverpool, UK was the eminent invited visitor speaker and Dr. Srikant Srinavasan was the in-house speaker.

Faculty Orientation Program held at IIT Mandi during 9th and 10th February, 2017

Around 20 enthusiastic Faculty members participated and benefited from this program. Prof. T. A. Gonsalves, Director IIT Mandi welcomed the new faculty and briefed them about the vision and mission of IIT Mandi.The Director also mentioned about the structure and uniqueness of IIT Mandi.

8th Foundation Day of IIT Mandi celebrated on 24th February, 2017

In 2009, IIT Mandi’s stone was laid on the very same day at Kamand to mark the beginning of this Institute. Now, the vast majority of its 800 students and 100 faculty are residing in the Kamand campus.

Design and Innovation Centre inaugurated at IIT Mandi on 17th February , 2017

The Design and Innovation Centre is a project funded by the Ministry of Human Resource Development, Govt. of India. The centre is equipped enough to support the prototype and product development endeavors of the students and faculty members of IIT Mandi.

Workshop on “Bioengineering measures to control landslides and geo-environmental issues” held at IIT Mandi during 7th - 9th February 2017

This 3-day workshop was organised by National Institute of Disaster Management (NIDM), at IIT Mandi. Prof. Chandan Ghosh and Dr. Anil K Gupta from NIMD were among the dignitaries.

Book Fair held at IIT Mandi, during 13th and 14 th February 2017

Prof. Subrata Ray (Distinguished Visiting Professor, School of Engineering) inaugurated the Book Fair, organised by the Central Library IIT Mandi. The fair was first of it's kind at IIT Mandi and was very much appreciated by the IIT Mandi community.

IIT Mandi Multimedia Analytics and Systems (MAS) Lab Group submission wins Judge's Award in the Bird Activity Detection (BAD) challenge conducted by the Machine Listening Lab of Queen Mary University, London.

Professor T. A. Gonsalves, Director, IIT Mandi congratulated the MAS Lab team members, Anshul Thakur (PhD scholar), Jyothi Jain (project associate), Dr. Padmanabhan Rajan (Asst. Professor, SCEE) and Dr. A. D. Dileep (Asst. Professor, SCEE).

68th Republic Day Celebrations at IIT Mandi, 26th January 2017

On the occasion of the 68th Republic Day of our Nation, Prof. T. A. Gonsalves (Director, IIT Mandi), hoisted the National Flag and addressed the gathering, emphasizing about the constitution of India and explained the role of IITs in the nation building.

Director's Message, New Year 2017

In the year 2016 IIT Mandi has seen continual growth and has begun making its mark in the world. The Year 2017 holds promise of much more progress and excitement.

Outreach Activity held at IIT Mandi- Laboratory Visit and Painting Competition for School Children's on 22nd December, 2016

IIT Mandi in collaboration with IEEE PES society organized an institute lab visit and painting competition on theme “Energy Saving and Innovations in the Usage of Renewable Energy” for the students of Saraswati Vidya Mandir Senior Secondary School, Mahajan Bazaar, Mandi.

2nd Pahari Painting workshop was organized (under the project 'Preservation of Himalayan Culture' at IIT Mandi). During 18th - 29th October 2016 at IIT Mandi.

After the successful completion of the 1st workshop on Pahari painting, many students, staff and faculty members showed a keen interest to learn this art form and signed up for the 2nd workshop which was held at the Kamand Campus of IIT Mandi.

2nd Photography Workshop, 11th - 13th November 2016, IIT Mandi

Photography and Movie Club, IIT Mandi, organized the 2nd Photography Workshop during 11th -13th November, 2016. Ms. Kartiki S. Gonsalves was the invited expert of the workshop.

One More Milestone in the history of IIT Mandi North Campus has become functional

After the nearly complete establishment of the South Campus of IIT Mandi at Kamand, now the North Campus at Salgi has started to become functional, with the shifting of the Director, few faculty with their family and PG students.

Congratulations to Deepanshu Rastogi, an IIT Mandi alumnus (Class of 2013), who joined National Power Committee Division of Central Electricity Authority as Assistant Director-I on 19th September, 2016.

Deepanshu secured AIR-58 in Engineering Services Examination-2015, conducted by UPSC for recruitment of the central government services that meet the technical and managerial functions.

The Faculty and Staff Recreation Club of IIT Mandi, was inaugurated by Dr. Priscilla Gonsalves in the presence of Prof. Timothy A. Gonsalves (Director, IIT Mandi) on 29th October 2016.

The club plans to regularly organize music, dance and painting classes for kids and also organise social get-together on national days and festivals.

Indo-UK Workshop on Advanced Nanomaterials for Energy, Health and Sustainability held during 3rd to 6th October 2016.

The workshop focused on chemical science works in the field of human health, environment & sustainability and energy and provided a unique opportunity for sharing research expertise and networking between Indian and UK researchers.

4th Convocation of IIT Mandi held on 10th October 2016.

In this Convocation Ceremony, a total of 140 students received their degrees: 7 Ph.D. scholars, 5 M.S. (by research) students, 3 M.Tech., 10 M.Sc. (Chemistry) and 115 B.Tech. students. The efforts and achievements of exceptional students were recognized and rewarded.

Workshop on Effective Teaching and Learning was organized at IIT Mandi) on 1st October 2016.

The workshop, which was attended by 12 faculty participants, covered various aspects of teaching and learning, including what constitutes good teaching, planning to teach and teaching methods.

First workshop of Pahari Painting was organized (under the project 'Preservation of Himalayan Culture' at IIT Mandi). During 22nd Aug - 18th Sept. 2016.

Along with developing advanced technology much needed for the Himalayan Region, IIT Mandi is also determined to preserve its rich cultural heritage. Towards this, a first of its kind workshop (funded by the Ministry of Culture, Government of India) was organised at IIT Mandi.

“Rann-Neeti 2016", The Annual Sports Fest of IIT Mandi, was held for the first time at IIT Mandi’s permanent campus, during 23rd - 25th Sept. 2016.

The General Trophy was won by Chitkara University, Punjab (with 44 points), whereas IIT Mandi and JUIT ended up being the Runners-up (tie, with 38 points).

“Finite Element Method” and one day workshop on “ Smart Materials and Structures” was held at IIT Mandi during 25th - 29th July 2016

The course was particularly beneficial for engineers and scientists working in structural, fluidflow, environmental, geo-technical, thermal engineering, research organizations, Govt. R&D departments, consulting companies, and self-employed practitioners engaged in the analysis, design, planning, construction, operation, maintenance and management.

International Workshop On Next Generation Active Distribution Networks to Empower Future Low-Carbon Indian Society, IIT Mandi. 12th -14th August 2016

The main objective of this Workshop was to facilitate the forum to discuss the various low carbon energy sources in active distribution system and methodologies to achieve a more efficient and environmentally friendly grid operation.

70th Independence Day celebrated at IIT Mandi. 15th August 2016

On 15th August, 2016, IIT Mandi celebrated the 70th Independence Day of India, with much enthusiasm. It was a good opportunity for the new students/scholars to get a glimpse of the rich cultural edge of IIT Mandi.

First batch of students shift into the North Campus, IIT Mandi. 6th August 2016

On Saturday, 6th August 2016, 20 new PG students made history by being the first batch to shift into the North Campus at Kamand. Earlier in 2012, first batch of students, the Director and few faculties shifted to Kamand (South Campus), which is now a fully residential campus with all the facilities.

Scientists-Industry-Farmers of H.P. meet at IIT Mandi to discuss Opportunities in Medicinal and Aromatic Plants, 30th July 2016.

A focused meeting on the “Opportunities in Medicinal and Aromatic Plants (OMAP-2016) in H.P” was held at IIT Mandi on 30 th July 2016. The meeting successfully brought together 74 participants including farmers, scientists, research scholars and industrialists of Himachal Pradesh.

National Level Training program on “Differential Equations with Applications in Engineering”, 1st - 8th July 2016.

The focus was differential equations, which is an integral part of many engineering problem. The training program was designed primarily for faculty members from Government engineering college Rajkot, Gujarat.

ISHAN VIKAS – STEP Training Program 2016, IIT Mandi.

The program, named ISHAN VIKAS – STEP, is a joint initiative of the Central Government and IIT Mandi, and is aimed at motivating bright high school students from these states to go for higher studies in field related to science and engineering.

Workshop on Machine Learning for Medical Image Analysis held at IIT Mandi, 18th - 22nd June 2016.

The Multimedia, Analytics and Systems Group of the School of Computing and Electrical Engineering, IIT Mandi organized a five-day workshop on Machine Learning for Medical Image Analysis, from 18-22 June 2016. This is the second workshop of this kind at IIT Mandi after the one held in 2015.

2nd International Day of Yoga celebrated at IIT Mandi, on 21st June 2016.

The Technical Magazine of IIT Mandi - 'ESSENT', issue-2, launched on 2nd June 2016.

Blood Donation Camp organised at IIT Mandi, 27th May 2016.

The 4th Graduation Dinner of IIT Mandi, was hosted on 20th May 2016.

The 3rd CII - IIT Mandi Industry-Academia Conclave was held on 15th May 2016 at IIT Mandi.

"Yet another prestigious achievement by an IIT Mandi student". Mr. Athar Aamir Khan (an IIT Mandi alumnus) secured second rank in the prestigious civil services examination, 2015.

"Big Data Analytics Workshop" held at IIT Mandi, 7th May 2016.

IIT Mandi Catalyst - the new Technology Business Incubator plans to boost new business start-ups.

Earth Day observed at IIT Mandi. 22nd April 2016.

Another milestone, First building in our North Campus inaugurated. 18th April, 2016.

Exodia - The cultural and technical fest is being held at IIT Mandi. 8th - 10th April, 2016.

The 153rd Director's Meet was held at IIT Mandi on 26 March, 2016.

IIT Mandi celebrated its 7th Foundation Day. 24th February 2016.

MoU signed between IIT Mandi and McMaster University, Hamilton, Ontario. 3 February, 2016.

Dr. Atul Dhar (Asst. Professor, School of Engineering, IIT Mandi) has been awarded the Young Scientist Award by the ISEES.

The 4th Inter IIT Tech Meet held at IIT Mandi. 29-31 January, 2016

Training programme on “Part Modeling, Assembly Modeling and Production Drawing for Engineers and Designers” held at IIT Mandi, 25-27 January, 2016

The 67th Republic Day celebration at IIT Mandi, 26th January 2016

Short term course on “Computer Aided Engineering: Applied FEM and CFD” held at IIT Mandi, 18-24 January, 2016

Conference/discussion meeting on "Advances in Electron Spectroscopy - Experiment and Theory (AESET 2016)", 18-21 January, 2016

Workshop on Product Design and Innovation, 18-19 December, 2015

Dr. A. D.Dileep (Asst. Professor, SCEE, IIT Mandi) and his MS student Abhijeet Sachdev (IIT Mandi) received the best paper award in the International Conference on Soft Computing and Machine Intelligence (ISCMI2015).

Prof. Pramod Talgeri (visiting faculty, SHSS, IIT Mandi) had been conferred upon with the Order of Merit of the Federal Republic of Germany.

Advanced level workshop on “Controllability of Heat and Wave Equations" was held at IIT Mandi during 16 - 20 November, 2015

3rd Convocation of Indian Institute of Technology Mandi held on 31st October, 2015

3rd Convocation of Indian Institute of Technology Mandi, on 31st October, 2015.

Extension of contract of Prof. Timothy A Gonsalves as the Director of IIT Mandi, 03 September 2015

IIT Mandi celebrates the 69th Independence Day, 15 August 2015

Orientation 2015, 02-08 August 2015

Purdue Pharma visits Indian Institute of Technology Mandi for developing research collaborations , 22 July 2015

A Short Term Course on Practical Finite Element Method, 13-17 July 2015

Workshop on Applications of Smart Materials , 17 July 2015

IIT Mandi inaugurates Botanical Garden in its green Campus,12 July 2015

A Workshop on Machine Learning for Medical Image Analysis, 28 June 2015

IIT Mandi celebrated the International Day of Yoga with the rest of the world, 21th June 2015

Press Release on 20th June incident in North Campus IIT Mandi, 23rd June 2015

A National Workshop on Computational Intelligence Techniques for Smart Grid Applications,May 28-30, 2015

IIT Mandi completely shifts B. Tech. students to Kamand campus, 25th April 2015

Hostel Day Celebrations, 11th April

Inauguration of the G2 block, Nako hostel, 15th Mar 2015

IIT Mandi’s Second Convocation Ceremony, 15th Mar 2015

Pradeep Seervi secures All India First Rank in the GATE Exam 12 March, 2015

Second Convocation press release, 13th March 2015

IIT Mandi’s 6th Foundation Day Celebrations, 24th Feb 2015

Launch of Ambrosia-de-Uhl, 26 Jan 2015

Inter IIT Tech Meet'15, 1st Feb 2015

66th Republic Day celebrations at IIT Mandi, 26th Jan 2015

Aditya Chauhan receives Young Scientist Award (2014-2015) 7th, Jan

Dr. Arti Kashyap is awarded the prestigious Simons Associate, 1st Jan 2015

A National Workshop on Smart Micro-Grids for Autonomous Zero-Net Energy Buildings, 14 Dec

Inter-IIT Sports Meet 2014, 3rd Jan

IIT Mandi research paper gets "Honorable mention" in IEEE ANTS, 17th Dec

YUVOM 2014, 16th Nov

Utkarsh 2014, 7th Nov

Director's visit to Young Investigators' Meet, 5th Nov

Three day lecture program on Mathematical Modeling and Data Analysis in Biology, 29 Oct

Lab visit and outreach activity, 18th Oct

Second workshop on Civil Engineering, 8th, Oct

First Meeting of the Board of Academics, IIT Mandi, 19, Sep

1st person to complete PhD entirely in IIT Mandi, 24 Sep

TU9 (Germany) -IIT Mandi Collaboration Workshop On Emerging Semiconductor Technologies on 26th & 27th September, 2014

Council of IITs meet the President of India at Rashtrapati Bhavan, 22 Aug

A New Venture by IIT Mandi Alumnus, 1st Aug 2014

Orientation program for first years from 3rd – 9th August

Research Fair Anusandhan 2014, 26 June

Vice Chancellors Interaction Conclave, 20 June

Campus School Opens, May 22nd, 2014

Second Industry-Academia Interaction Conclave, May 23rd, 2014

Aavishkar 2014

Inauguration of "The Lounge"

IIT Mandi faculty nominated as Vice Chair of Conference/Workshop Committee of IEEE Computer Society Chapter India Council

NSS Literacy Programme for Migrant Children

IIT Mandi started two new Post-Graduate Programs from August, 2014

The 2nd Industry-Academia Interaction Conclave at IIT Mandi

Institute Colloquium by Prof. S. P. Mahulikar on 23rd April 2014

Team Walking Program at IIT Mandi

Exodia 2014

Gautam Mahajan Lecture 13th April 2014

Exodia Tech-Cult Fest 11th -13th April 2014

"AAGAZ" the annual inter year sports tournament held every year to encourage the spirit of sports

Director IIT Mandi’s visit to RWTH, Aachen, Germany

Indoor Badminton court in Kamand Campus

A report on mini workshop conducted by WCC IIT Mandi on 15th March 2014

Dr. Satinder Kumar Sharma, SCEE, awarded best poster prize at ICONSAT, March 2014

ACM Distinguished Speakers Program - Prof. Hanan Samet at IIT Mandi, Monday, March 3, 2014

Mini-workshop on "Caution: Wo-Men at work--Volatile Genders Inside"

IIT Mandi’s 5th Foundation Day Celebrations, 24th Feb

Prof. Mahulikar on Deputation to IIT Mandi, 28 Dec

Remarkable Achievement of IIT Mandi, 29 Dec

Dr. Rahul Vaish awarded by Indian Ceramic Society, 19 Dec

Society for Nanobiotechnology was formally launched at IIT Mandi, 11 Dec

DST-FIST funding for School of Computing and Electrical Engineering, 2 Dec

IIT Mandi 1st Convocation (2013), 20 Oct

Ground Breaking Ceremony of IIT Mandi’s North Campus at Kamand ,11 Oct

IIT Mandi’s first successful Ph.D. thesis defense by Ms. Priyanka Manchanda, 10 Oct

IIT Mandi Hosting students from WPI, 07 October

First NKN-based Course from IIT-Mandi, 27 Sep

Workshop on Applications Development for Akash Tablet at IIT Mandi, 10 Sep

IIT Mandi set to welcome the new batch of B.Tech. students, 30 July

STC on FEMEA trains participants in virtual product designing , 25 July

Research Fair exposes faculty, scholars to possible interdisciplinary work, 1 July

A National Workshop on Strategic Research Vision to Build a Smarter Grid 27-29, June

National workshop on Turbomachineary aerodynamics, 27 june

Text-to-speech synthesis useful for visually challenged, 27 june


Next Generation IC Chip Manufacturing Technology at IIT Mandi, 22 June

Project-Junior wins laurels at IISc, IIM, 19 June

Graduation Dinner for the First Batch of IIT Mandi Students, 11 June

Graduation Dinner for the First Batch of IIT Mandi Students, 11 June

Techies put their best foot forward at Avishkar-2013, 11 June

When IITians’ grey cells sparred!, 2 June

App development for Akash Tablet at IIT Mandi, 9 May

Workshop for staff at Kamand, 30 April

New buildings inaugurated at Kamand campus, 12 March

IU-ATC workshop to promote ‘digital economy’, 12 March

Exodia-2013, a big hit!, 12 March

IIT Mandi celebrates fourth Foundation Day, 05 March

Workshop on Professional Leadership, 28 Feb

Short-term course on CAD, 13 February

64th Republic Day function at IIT Mandi, 05 February 2013

IIT Mandi students clinch handsome job offers, Jan 16, 2013

B.Tech IInd year students shift to Kamand campus, 29 September

Short-term Course on FEMEA at IIT Mandi, 24 July

Seminar on Computational Intelligence Applications to Renewable Energy, 19 July

IIT Mandi gets legal approval by the Act of Parliament, 10 July

NPTEL to expand education horizon, 10 July

IIT Mandi Director shifts to Kamand campus, 03 July

IIT Mandi Industry - Academia Conclave, May 5, 2012

The Indian Institute of Technology (IIT) Mandi in collaboration with the Confederation of Indian Industry (CII) organized the first Industry - Academia Conclave on Saturday, 5 May 2012 at the Kamand Campus of IIT Mandi.

Highlighted article in Journal of Physics, May 24, 2012

The article titled, A novel quantum critical phase in heavy electron metals by A. Taraphder (IIT Mandi) and M S Laad (RWTH Aachen) has been selected as a 'highlighted’ article by the editors in Journal of Physics, Condensed mMatter (IOP publishing).

Mechanical Engineering workshop becomes operational at Kamand Campus, 16 April

Beginning March 30, 2012 2nd year B. Tech. students of IIT Mandi have started working in the Mechanical Engineering workshop at the Kamand campus. The workshop has a variety of machines including CNC lathe machines, CNC milling machines, power hacksaw, pillar drill, bench grinding machine, spot welding machine, gas and arc welding equipment, sheet shearing machines, etc. It has an assortment of hand and foundry tools. 2nd B Tech students are using these facilities to fabricate products for their Design Practicum projects.

Ground-breaking Ceremony at Kamand Campus, 16 April

On April 13, 2012 Director, IIT Mandi, Prof. Gonsalves performed the ground-breaking ceremony at the Kamand campus in the presence of various faculty members and the administrative staff. The ceremony organised by M/s Ahluwalia Corporation began with a havan, followed by the ground breaking and a high tea. CPWD has formally awarded the contract to M/s Ahluwalia Contracts (India) Ltd. Mr. Saini, Vice President of Ahluwalia Contarcts promised that the first few buildings of the South Campus will be ready by July. They expect to have up to 250 workers on the job at peak times. .

Third Foundation Day, 24 Feb

IIT Mandi celebrated its 3rd Foundation day on February 24, 2012 at the upcoming Kamand campus. The Director, Prof. T. A. Gonsalves highlighted the important achievements of the fast growing Institute. These include, but are not limited to, theoretical and experimental research publications by the young faculty, project fundings from DIT and DST, appreciation of research work benefiting local people and industry, strengthening of the already vibrant teaching community with more faculty members, as well as the supporting administrative staff. Infrastructure is being developed on Kamand campus at a rapid pace beginning with setting up of various workshops. The students of IIT Mandi have made their strong presence felt in various inter-IIT activities, be it sports or other cultural events.

Students of IIT Mandi presented an exciting mix of cultural programs during the celebrations. A major highlight of the day was the song and dance presentation by primary school students of the local school. The registrar Dr. Sawhney presided over the awards distribution ceremony where Mrs. Gonsalves presented various awards and certificates to students, faculty and administrative staff.

Microsoft Team visits IIT Mandi, 09 Feb

A five member team from Microsoft India visited IIT Mandi to select students for their Summer Internship programme. Mr. Mahender Dubba, Senior Director, Service Management Division of Microsoft expressed his pleasure in interviewing the students for this programme. He mentioned that despite IIT Mandi being in its third year only, there is no difference between the students of IIT Mandi and those from the older IITs. Selecting three students for the programme, he expressed his pleasure that the students have been given all the required exposure and rigorous training here.

Professor T. A. Gonsalves, Director, IIT Mandi, told Mr. Dubba that IIT Mandi would be happy to work on long term innovative projects with Microsoft. He also wished that Microsoft would expand its talent search beyond computer science students and think of looking for talents in other streams like electrical and mechanical engineering. Pleased with the talent, Mr Dubba expressed his desire to be the first recruiter at IIT Mandi.

About Microsoft India, Mr. Dubba said that the campus at Hyderabad is the largest in terms of people and business that Microsoft has in any place outside the United States.Click here for a news report in The Tribune.

Donations to IIT Mandi Corpus Fund by IIT-Madras Alumnus, 08 Feb

In late 2010, we received our first donation to the IIT Mandi Corpus Fund.This was from an alumnus of IIT Madras, who has given another donation in 2011. The Corpus Fund has already grown to Rs. 4 lakhs. We invite IIT alumni and others to donate generously. Your donation will go towards providing scholarships and amenities for students, supporting research by faculty etc. You may give a general donation to the Corpus Fund, or earmark it for a specific purpose such as a Chair Professorship.

To donate to IIT, please contact the Director, Prof. T A Gonsalves at director[at]iitmandi[dot]ac[dot]in or +91-1905-237949.

IIT students to learn German from a native of Munich, Germany, 08 Feb

Ms. Bettina Knopp is visiting IIT for the February-May 2012 semester. This is aimed at strengthening the partnership that IIT Mandi is forging with the TU9 in Germany

Upcoming world class bio-technology and nano-technology facilities, 02 Feb

The Indian Institute of Technology Mandi will soon have a world class bio/nano-technology experimental facility. Basic synthesis and characterisation equipment is already in place. By mid-2012, the facility will have an NMR and a TEM. Other sophisticated instruments will follow thereafter. A team of nearly 10 young faculty and over 10 research scholars will use the facility under the guidance of the Visiting Distinguished Professor, Prof. Kenneth Gonsalves (the Celanese Acetate Distinguished Professor Emeritus at the University of North Carolina at Charlotte). The research focus will be on the development of low-cost organic photovoltaic material, organic LEDs, nano-pharmaceuticals, micro-fabrication for electronics and bio/nano-technology.

On 1st February, the Director Prof. T.A. Gonsalves and Prof. Ken Gonsalves met the Himachal Chief Minister Prof. Prem Kumar Dhumal to apprise him of the progress and plans of IIT. The CM assured all support. Click here for a news report in The Tribune.

IIT Mandi Receives DIT Grant to Develop Text to Speech System for Rajasthani, 19 Jan

The proliferation of the Internet and Telecom has brought a new dimension to information access. This has enabled what is today known as ubiquitous computing. Laptops, palmtops and cellphones are enabled with Internet access, enabling immediate access to any information across the globe, anywhere and at anytime.

IIT Mandi researcher in news, 14 Jan, 2012

"Hot springs will soon become a brave new hope for the Rs 3,000-crore ageing apple industry as the Indian Institute of Technolgy (IIT) is on its way to develop apple cold stores and fruit processing using this cheap sustainable source. This cutting edge research has attracted none other than the country's great nuclear scientist and former President of the country Dr. A. P. J. Abdul Kalam recently while he was interacting with young researchers," The Tribune.
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Prof. Kenneth Gonsalves joins IIT Mandi, 14 Jan, 2012

Prof. Ken Gonsalves,eminent expert in materials and chemistry from the University of North Carolina, has joined IIT Mandi as Visiting Distinguished Professor initially for 6 months.

Dr. Sarita Azad, School of Basic Sciences, has been awarded the President's award-2011

Dr. Sarita Azad, School of Basic Sciences, has been awarded the President's award-2011 for excellence at the Institute for Defence Studies and Analyses (IDSA), New Delhi. The award was conferred by Honorable Defence Minister Shri A.K. Anthony.

MoU for collaboration in academic research and teaching

Prof. Ressel, Rektor, University of Stuttgart, Germany on behalf of TU9, Germany and Prof. Timothy A. Gonsalves, Director, Indian Institute of Technology Mandi, India signed an MoU for collaboration

Report of the Kakodkar Committee

Report of the Committee appointed by MHRD to recommend autonomy measures to facilitate IITs scaling greater heights.

International Journal of Chemical Engineering

Dr. Pradeep Parameswaran has been selected as one of the guest editors for a special issue on Nano catalysis of the International Journal of Chemical Engineering.

Boys' Hostel-2 celebrates first Hostel Day

Students residing at Boys Hostel-2 ,celebrated the first hostel day at IIT Mandi on 27th of March 2011...

Academic and Research Collaboration

Academic and Research Collaboration between Indian Institute of Technology Mandi, Mandi and Indian Institute of Technology Madras, Chennai,India.

IIT Chief lays Stress on indigenous technology

A three-day international conference on "Advance Computing and Communication" was held on 8thApril,2011 at the National Institute of Technology (NIT) Hamirpur campus .

Saluting and celebrating Womanhood

International Women's Day Celebration

Director briefing the Chief Minister of Himachal about IIT Mandi.

Prof. Timothy A Gonsalves had a very cordial meeting with the Hon'ble Chief Minister.

The 2nd Foundation Day of IIT Mandi

IIT Mandi completed two years of its existence on 24th February 2011.

Animal Husbandry portion of the Kamand campus

Animal Husbandry portion of the Kamand campus.

The 62nd Republic Day celebration at IITMandi

IITMandi proudly celebrated the 62nd Republic Day with traditional fervour.

Golden Jubilee Award for Professor Lalit Kumar Malhotra

Golden Jubilee Award for Professor Lalit Kumar Malhotra ....

Cleanliness Drive on 26 January 2010

Cleanliness Drive on 26 January 2010 ....

Joint working group to help farmers

Joint working group to help farmers ....

Book Nook

Book Nook, the recreational library at IIT Mandi ....

Blood Donation Camp at IIT Mandi

A blood donation camp was organized on 1st October by NSS, IIT Mandi ....

A Midsummer Night's Dream in Mandi

"A Midsummer Night's Dream", a play by shakespeare was performed by....

Central Library Inaugrated

Central Library was inaugrated by Prof. T.A. Gonsalves Director IIT Mandi...

Appointment of Public Information Officer

Dr. R.C. Sawhney has been appointed as the Public Information Officer of IIT Mandi...

Independence day celebrations

Indian Institute Of Technology Mandi celebrated Independence Day in its campus at Mandi. On this occasion...

IIT Mandi in the news

Various newspapers covered the shifting of the institute from its mentor IIT Roorkee to Mandi...

Our new officiating registrar has joined

Dr. R.C. Sawhney retired recently as Director, Life Sciences, DRDO Headquarters and is a native of Shimla.

Sports officer of IIT Mandi

Dr. Shib Nath Jha has worked at IIT Bombay for over 30 years and he has worked on deputation at IIT Indore and IIT Gandhinagar..........

First faculty member of the school of C&EE

Dr. G. Haobijam is an alumni of IIT Guwahati and belongs to Manipur..........

First faculty member joins IIT Mandi

Dr. Aniruddha Chakraborty hails from Kolkata. He did his PhD from..........

First Staff member

Er. Rajat joined us as the J.E.(civil).......


IIT Mandi organised a Cult-cum-Tech Event during 22nd to 24th April in the premesis of Rajendra Bhawan.......

IIT Mandi launches its first wall magazine

IIT Mandi has launched its first ever wall magazine by the name of "Azure".

IIT Mandi participated in Sangram

Badminton, Lawn tennis and table tennis were the teams that.......

First prize bagged by IIT Mandi in Road To Rutas

Road to Rutas was the first technical festival of IIT Indore. It was a techno-management industry simulation.......

1st foundation day

IIT Mandi celebrated its 1st foundation day on 24th February, at their permanent campus in Mandi.

Trip to Mandi

A four day trip was organised on the occasion of 1st foundation day of IIT Mandi.

42nd Inter IIT Sports meet

In its 1st year, IIT Mandi participated in the 42nd Inter IIT Sports meet held at .....