Thursday, April 12, 2018

CFR -- Fresh Faculty Induction Training Program & Student Summer Internship at IIITDM Kanacheepuram

The Teaching Learning Centre at IIITDM Kancheepuram is organizing a
Fresh Faculty Induction Training Program from May 7-31 for
universities, colleges and polytechnics as it is mandated by UGC to
improve faculty quality and teaching outcomes.

This program is offered free of charge with free accommodation, food
and travel support.

For details and to apply  pl. visit .

Also, a summer internship program  for the students of CSE/IT,
EE/ECE/EEE/E&I, and Mechanical/Mechatronics for two months during
May-Jul is also being organised by IIITDM.

A stipend of Rs 8000/- per month is payable to the students selected...

For details and to apply pl. visit .

For additional information pl. contact

Dr. S. R. Pandian
Dean (Planning) & Coordinator, Teaching Learning Centre
Indian Institute of Information Technology, Design, and Manufacturing
(IIITD&M), Kancheepuram
Off Vandalur-Kelambakkam Road, Melakkottaiyur
Chennai - 600 048 (TN)
Phone: (044) 2747-6367 (O), 09940298725 (M)

Tuesday, April 3, 2018

Disaster Risk Reduction

Disaster Risk Reduction
Student Innovation & Prototype Competition in Disaster Management
     Navi Mumbai Municipal Corporation and United Nations Development Programme is organizingInnovation & Prototype Competition in Disaster Management for Students pursuing studies in Engineering Colleges (Diploma & Degree). The main objective of the Innovation Challenge for Disaster Risk Reduction is to nurture the creative and innovative potential of young people to address the challenge in reducing the risk of disasters. The Engineering Colleges from Navi Mumbai, Panvel, Thane and Mumbai region can participate in this competition.The technological solution can be related to address the risks of any kind of disasters in the city including flood, landslide, Fire, Industrial/Chemical Accident, Road Accidents, Earthquake, Heat Waves, Droughts, Environmental Hazards such as Pollution of Air, Water & Land and Climate Change issues.
Objective of the Challenge
     The aim of this competition is to fund collaborative technological solutions that address one or more of the following challenges:-Hazard monitoring, Early warning system, Search and rescue equipment's, Artificial intelligence in Disaster Management, Crowd Sourcing, Big data management, Electronics and communication systems, Geospatial applications, Information Technology for disaster preparedness and response, Software development for disaster management institutionalization and response, Disaster response tools for Fire & Rescue Department, Disaster Utility services, Disaster resilient structures, Mobile Applications, Individual and public safety.
Important Dates:
Last Date of Proposal Submission : 5th  May 2018
Eligibility Criteria
1.      Must be a student of Engineering College, Pursuing Diploma or Engineering.
2.      Application can be submitted either in team or individual capacity
3.      Application along with proposal must be duly approved by the principal of corresponding colleges
4.      Engineering Colleges from Panvel, Navi Mumbai, Mumbai, Thane can participate in this competition.
5.      The innovations should preferably be cost-effective solutions.
6.      Though there is no limit for number of applications/proposals from each college, each participant can submit only one proposal
7.      The innovations should be addressing the issues/ or related to following thematic areas:-Disaster Risk reduction/ Resilient City/Climate Change
Application process
      Detailed Proposal duly approved by the principal of respective college must be submitted via email at before 5th April, 2018.  On submission; participant will receive a confirmation email. If confirmation email is not received within 3 days kindly contact the Disaster Management Department, Navi Mumbai Municipal Corporation at 022-27567060/61/62
       A Committee of Experts will go through each of the entries and will select 10 proposals based on the criteria mentioned.
Selection criteria will be as per the following
Weightage (Mark)
Creativity of the Concept
Applicability in Disaster Management
City Context
Technical Specification

     Shortlisted 10 proposal will receive Rs.50000/- as seed money for developing prototypes. 

Monday, March 19, 2018

Rare Book Society of India

The Rare Book Society of India is the first of its kind - it is a virtual space for rare book collectors and history buffs to read, discuss, rediscover and download lost books.

Importantly, it aims to highlight the understanding that there is always more than one truth in history! Sourcing from digital libraries such as The Internet Archive, Google Books and the online collections of various museums around the world, RBSI has curated these rare books and images, and presented them in a context that gives them relevance and shows each piece as a part of a grander whole.

Tuesday, February 27, 2018

Prime Minister's Research Fellowship Scheme

Prime Minister's Research Fellowship Scheme:
The Prime Minister’s Research Fellowship (PMRF) scheme is aimed at attracting the talent pool of the country to doctoral (Ph.D.) programs of Indian Institutes of Technology (IITs) and Indian Institute of Science (IISc) for carrying out research in cutting edge science and technology domains, with focus on national priorities.

For more details click on following:

Tuesday, January 23, 2018

RoboTryst 2018 (IIT Delhi)

Applications are invited for 1 day technical workshop during Tryst 2018 at IIT Delhi.
For B.Tech/BE/BCA/MCA and School Students.

Tryst 2018 annual Technical festival of IIT Delhi is organizing 1 day Technical Workshop in association with RoboTryst 2018 from 23rd-26th Feb 2018 at IIT Delhi Campus.

For details,

Tuesday, November 14, 2017

Competitive Exam Preparation

This site is made by the students of the University of Mumbai, where all the study material needed to prepare for the various competitive exams is provided free of cost.