Press Releases

2018

IIT Mandi witnesses a successful 2018 with achievements in Academics, R&D and Innovation

Indian Institute of Technology Mandi witnessed another year filled with achievements in diverse sectors ranging from R&D

IIT Mandi witnesses a successful 2018 with achievements in Academics, R&D and Innovation (Hindi)

Indian Institute of Technology Mandi witnessed another year filled with achievements in diverse sectors ranging from R&D

IIT Mandi organized a training workshop on the use of briquette machine for dry pine needle

Indian Institute of Technology Mandi’s Centre for Innovative Technology for the Himalayan Region (CITHR) organized a workshop on the ‘use of briquette machine for dry pine needle briquetting

IIT Mandi organized a training workshop on the use of briquette machine for dry pine needle (Hindi)

Indian Institute of Technology Mandi’s Centre for Innovative Technology for the Himalayan Region (CITHR) organized a workshop on the ‘use of briquette machine for dry pine needle briquetting

IIT Mandi Catalyst calls for applications for Startup Exploration Program 2019 (Hindi)

Program aims to help aspiring entrepreneurs & start-ups refine business ideas, create prototypes and test for market potential; Last date to apply is 31st Dec

IIT Mandi Professor awarded with 'Innovative Young Biotechnologist Award’ 2018

Indian Institute of Technology Mandi (IIT Mandi) Assistant Professor, Dr. Rajanish Giri, has been awarded with Innovative Young Biotechnologist Award (IYBA) 2018. He was selected by the Department of Biotechnology (DBT), Ministry of Science and Technology.

IIT Mandi set for another year of Strong Placements in 2018-19, 26th November 2018 (Hindi)

ISRO, Amazon, Microsoft, Codenation, Optum, SMS data tech, Samsung Delhi, Publicis.Sapient, Assanjobs, Shopx, Domino data tech and L&T among the recruiters at IIT Mandi

IIT Mandi set for another year of Strong Placements in 2018-19, 26th November 2018

ISRO, Amazon, Microsoft, Codenation, Optum, SMS data tech, Samsung Delhi, Publicis.Sapient, Assanjobs, Shopx, Domino data tech and L&T among the recruiters at IIT Mandi

IIT Mandi team identifies dark regions in the proteins of Chikungunya Virus, 14th November 2018

Study may help understand molecular basis of infection & has implications in designing drugs to treat Chikungunya.

IIT Mandi hosts first-of-its-kind international workshop on Nano/Micro 2D & 3D fabrication, 1st November 2018

Institute develops India’s first maskless nanopatterning and imaging tool, “Helium Ion Microscope”, also unveiled at IWNEBD-2018

IIT Mandi unveils state-of-the-art class 100 clean laboratory for device fabrication, 31st October, 2018

Institute develops India’s first maskless nanopatterning and imaging tool, “Helium Ion Microscope”, also unveiled at IWNEBD-2018 today

IIT Mandi unveils state-of-the-art class 100 clean laboratory for device fabrication, 31st October, 2018 (Hindi)

Institute develops India’s first maskless nanopatterning and imaging tool, “Helium Ion Microscope”, also unveiled at IWNEBD-2018 today

6th Convocation ceremony was held at IIT Mandi on 29th October, 2018

211 students including 40 Research Scholars graduate at IIT Mandi's Sixth Convocation. Since inception in 2009, IIT Mandi has become a fully residential campus with World-class Academic and Research facilities

IIT Mandi organized workshop on eco-friendly utilization of pine needle for social benefit

Indian Institute of Technology Mandi’s Centre for Innovative Technology for the Himalayan Region (CITHR) organized a workshop on eco-friendly utilization of pine needle for social benefits on 25th October 2018 at the campus.

IIT Mandi professors and the iIoTs team get 3rd prize in the Development of Innovative Prototypes for Disaster Risk Reduction (DRR)

In October 2018, the Himachal Pradesh Government introduced a state-wide contest for the “Development of Innovative Prototypes for Disaster Preparedness and Response.” Dr. Varun Dutt and Dr. K. V. Uday, Assistant Professors

IIT Mandi launches six new Postgraduate Programs during 2017-18 (English), 10th October 2018

These courses bring the Institute close to its target of having 60% postgraduate students in its student strength

IIT Mandi launches six new Postgraduate Programs during 2017-18 (Hindi press release), 10th October 2018

These courses bring the Institute close to its target of having 60% postgraduate students in its student strength

IIT Mandi Researchers make nature-inspired material that can harvest water from fog (Hindi press release), 8th October

Adopting Biomimetic approaches, they study the intricate structures of plants and mimic them to build materials that can capture water from air

IIT Mandi Researchers make nature-inspired material that can harvest water from fog (English), 8th October

Adopting Biomimetic approaches, they study the intricate structures of plants and mimic them to build materials that can capture waterfrom air

IIT Mandi organises Rann-Neeti Intercollegiate Sports Fest from 30th Sept. to 2nd Oct, 2018

Indian Institute of Technology Mandi’s Sports Society is organizing the 5th edition of its annual intercollegiate sports fest, Rann-Neeti, from 30th September to 2nd October 2018.

IIT Mandi professor identifies crucial regions within the protein of the Zika Virus, September, 2018

Studies of the disordered regions within the viral protein could help in understanding viral pathogenesis at the molecular level

IIT Mandi holds a Workshop to encourage Girl Students of Himachal Pradesh to join the field of Science & Technology, September 2018

Indian Institute of Technology Mandi is organising a 15 days’ workshopunder the proposed scheme of Department of Science and Technology, ‘Vigyan Jyoti’, from 10th to 22nd September 2018

IIT Mandi and NIRDPR conduct a study to document best practices under MGNREGA in Himachal Pradesh, September 2018

75% of the work under MGNREGA in Mandi district executed through women as against national average of 48%

भारतीय प्रौद्योगिकी संसथान मण्डी में हिंदी पखवाड़े का समापन समारोह,सितम्बर 2018

भारतीय प्रौद्योगिकी संसथान मंडी में हर वर्ष की तरह हिंदी पखवाड़े का आयोजन दिनांक 14 से 28 सितम्बर 2018 तक किया गया |

IIT Mandi Alumnus delivers an inspiring lecture to the new batch of students at the ongoing 5-week induction programme, August 2018

Mr. Mohit Kumar Malhotra is a graduate from the first batch (2013) of IIT Mandi, now working in the Aeronautical Development Agency.

IIT Mandi welcomes new batch of students for Academic Year 2018-19, August 2018

Prof.Gonsalves announced launch of new Data Science courses that would be offered from the First Year of B.Tech at IIT Mandi to equip students with advanced skills.

IIT Mandi to hold an International Workshop on Nano/Micro 2D-3D Fabrication Technology and manufacturing of Electronic-Biomedical Devicesduring 31st October to 2nd November 2018., August 2018

The objective of the workshop is to bring together engineers, industrialists, scientists and researchers from across the world to discuss recent progress and future trends in Nano/Micro 2D- 3D fabrication technology

IIT Mandi students undertake clean-up campaign in Mandi Town, August 2018

190 First year students took part in the campaign as part of the unique Five-Week Induction Program (5WIP)

IIT Mandi tiesup with RxDataScience Inc., U.S., August 2018

IIT Mandi tiesup with RxDataScience Inc., U.S., to create Portal documenting Artificial Intelligence and Machine Learning Research in pharma sector

IIT Mandi Students selected for Google’s Summer of Code

Institute ranks 10th globally in this initiative withan aim toencourage more student developers into open source software development.

IIT Mandi records 86 percent placement in 2017-18

Top recruiters include Amazon, Goldman Sachs, Siemens, Directi, Samsung Delhi, L&T ECC, Capgemini, Cognizant, and Internet Academy.

IIT Mandi Professor selected for CRSI Bronze Medal Award

Indian Institute of Technology Mandi faculty Dr. Chayan K. Nandi has been selected for the prestigious Chemical Research Society of India (CRSI) Bronze Medal for his contribution to Research.

IIT Mandi hosts 'Startup Exploration Program' to help innovators convert ideas into a viable business, July 2018

IIT Mandi Catalyst, the first Technology Business Incubator in Himachal Pradesh, hosted ‘Startup Exploration Program’ to help startups convert their ideas into viable businesses.

IIT Mandi making significant contributions to development of local community and Himachal Pradesh

Institute working on range of topics, from Smart Cities & Designing Water Filter to Remove Biological Contamination to Drowsy Driving Mitigation Strategies.

IIT Mandi gears up to welcome the next set of students with an innovative 5-week induction program, July 2018

Institute offers Interdisciplinary Academic Culture where students begin working on real-world projects from Year One & develop practical skills.

Landslide disaster alert technology developed by IIT Mandi’s Catalyst incubator, iIoTs (Intelligent IoT Solutions), creates a revolutionary monitoring system that senses landslides to save lives ahead of time, July 2018

Move to bolster state disaster management systems.

IIT Mandi helps rural women in local community become entrepreneurs, July 2018

First batch, certified in basic computer literacy, Spoken English and Personality Development, just graduated.

IIT Mandi champions sports among the men and women of Mandi, July 2018

Trained by IIT Mandi Sports Department, Ms. Varsha Thakur was selected for the Himachal State Women's Senior Cricket Team.

A short term course on Finite Element Method for Engineers and Researchers (FEMER-2018) at IIT Mandi from 18th to 22nd June, 2018

A short term course on Finite Element Method for Engineers and Researchers (FEMER-2018) was successfully organized by School of Engineering, IIT Mandi during 18th to 22nd June 2018 at Kamand Campus. This course was partially funded by the IIT Mandi.

IIT Mandi strongly condemns attempts to tarnish its image

IIT Mandi strongly condemns the attempts being made to tarnish its image by spreading misinformation through print, electronic and social media. Right from its inception, IIT Mandi has been striving to excel in academics and contributing to the development of the Himalayan region through academic and industrial research.

भारतीय प्रौद्योगिकी संसथान मण्डी द्वारा अपनी प्रतिष्ठा को कलंकित करने की कड़ी निंदा

भारतीय प्रौद्योगिकी संसथान मण्डी मुद्रण, इलेक्ट्रॉनिक और सामाजिक माध्यमों द्वारा दी जा रही गलत सूचनाओं से अपनी प्रतिष्ठा को कलंकित करने की कड़ाई से निंदा की | संसथान ने अस्तित्व में आते ही शैक्षिक और औद्योगिक अनुसंधान के माध्यम से उत्कृष्ट शैक्षिक गुणवत्ता और हिमालयीन क्षेत्र के विकास के लिए अथक प्रयास किया....... |

DBT FarmerZone™ : First All Partners Meeting Held at Indian Institute of Technology (IIT) Mandi May 21- May 22, 2018

The Department of Biotechnology’s FarmerZone™, an initiative to deliver integrated seedto-market advisory to farmers through data collection, curation and analysis, concluded its first all partners meeting in IIT Mandi on May 22nd 2018. The two-day dialogue delineated the roles and responsibilities of various national and international partners in creating the FarmerZone

Himalayan Startup Trek (HST-2018) organized at IIT Mandi on 28th- 29th April, 2018

IIT Mandi Catalyst, the first Technology Business Incubator (TBI) in the state of Himachal Pradesh, inaugurated its annual flagship event “Himalayan Startup Trek (HST)” on April 28th, 2018 at its scenic campus at Kamand. The HST 2018 aims to bring together stakeholders of Indian startup ecosystem. The major focus of this year’s event is towards enabling face-to-face contact between startups and investors.

Himalayan Startup Trek (HST-2018) to be held on 28th-29th April, 2018.

IIT Mandi Catalyst, the first Technology Business Incubator (TBI) in the state of Himachal Pradesh, is organizing its annual flagship event “Himalayan Startup Trek (HST)” on April 28-29, 2018 at its scenic campus at Kamand.

IIT Mandi's 9th Foundation Day Celebration on 24th February 2018.

IIT Mandi celebrated its 9th Foundation Day on 24 February 2018 at its permanent campus at Kamand. Prof. Bringi Dev, Professor of Management Practice at IIM Bangalore, was the Chief Guest at the function, and Prof. Hema Sharda, formerly Winthrop Professor at the University of Western Australia was the guest of honour. On the occasion, the Director of IIT Mandi, Prof. Timothy A. Gonsalves, welcomed dignitaries, faculty, staff, and students.