6th Convocation of IIT Gandhinagar, held on 5th August 2017 at the Jasubhai Memorial Auditorium, IIT Gandhinagar campus. Mr. Adil Zainulbhai was the Chief Guest on the occasion.
Japanese State Minister of Finance Mr Taku Otsuka visited IIT Gandhinagar.
IIT Gandhinagar bid farewell to its graduating batch of Undergraduate and Postgraduate students on Saturday, 15th April 2017 with its signature farewell dinner night 'Udaan'.
MOU with Tata Chemicals signed on March 23, 2017
The International Conference on Changing Landscape of Science & Technology Libraries.
Prof Michel Danino, guest faculty at IIT Gandhinagar, was conferred the Padma Shri on January 26, 2017 for his contributions towards Literature & Education.
Two distinguished visitors from Portugal visited IIT Gandhinagar on 10th January, 2017. Prof Manuel V Heitor, Minister for Science, Technology and Higher Education, and Prof Antonio M Cunha, Rector, University of Minho (and President, Portuguese Universities Rector's Council).
The Seventh Leadership Conclave
The agenda this year was to discuss initiatives for strengthening and sustaining the culture of the institute, grooming young faculty for leadership roles, alumni engagement, and IITGN’s research park.
The Sixth Academic Advisory Council Meeting
This year's council meeting had on its agenda strengthening teaching and learning process in the institute, improving governance systems, identifying focus areas in research, and planning future academic facilities.
A five-week immersion Foundation Programme for all new undergraduate students nurtures creativity, communication skills, ethics, teamwork, social engagement and physical fitness.
IIT Gandhinagar undergraduate students undertake nearly 20% of their coursework in the liberal arts as well as compulsory courses in design and the life sciences.
PROJECT ORIENTED LEARNING
Our students have developed working prototypes for agricultural operations that our farmers typically perform manually. The prototype presentation was organized on April 20, 2017.
IITGN faculty come from some of the world's finest institutions. A vibrant visiting faculty program exposes our students to scores of the most prominent scholars worldwide.
Nearly a quarter of IIT Gandhinagar undergraduate students availed educational or internship opportunities abroad.