For CEP under GIAN initiative, it’s mandatory to register at GIAN portal.

Global Initiative of Academic Networks (GIAN)

The Union Cabinet has approved a new program titled Global Initiative of Academic Networks (GIAN) in Higher Education aimed at tapping the talent pool of scientists and entrepreneurs, internationally to encourage their engagement with the institutes of Higher Education in India so as to augment the country's existing academic resources, accelerate the pace of quality reform, and elevate India's scientific and technological capacity to global excellence.

MHRD Scheme on International Summer/ Winter Term (ISWT) under GIAN:

Objective: To arrange Guest Lectures by international renowned experts.

Long and Short Term Goals:

  • To increase the footfalls of reputed international faculty in the Indian academic institutes.
  • Provide opportunity to our faculty to learn and share knowledge and teaching skills in cutting edge areas.
  • To provide opportunity to our students to seek knowledge and experience from reputed International faculty.
  • To create avenue for possible collaborative research with the international faculty
  • To increase participation and presence of international students in the academic Institutes.
  • Opportunity for the students of different Institutes/Universities to interact and learn subjects in niche areas through collaborative learning process.
  • Provide opportunity for the technical persons from Indian Industry to improve understandings and update their knowledge in relevant areas.
  • Motivate the best international experts in the world to work on problems related to India.
  • Develop high quality course material in niche areas, both through video and print that can be used by a larger body of students and teachers.
  • To document and develop new pedagogic methods in emerging topics of national and international interest.

Further details of this GIAN program can be accessed at:

CEP Programme Under GIAN

Short Term course on “Nanotechnology with colloidal nanoparticles” 5th March 2018 to 9th March 2018
Visiting Faculty: Prof. Nikolai Gaponik, Coordinator: Dr. Sameer Sapra

Short Term course on “Interfaces in Materials” 5th March 2018 to 9th March 2018
Visiting Faculty: Dr. Kevin M. Knowles, Coordinator: Prof. Rajesh Prasad

Visiting Faculty: Prof. Bernard Stiegler, France, Coordinator: Prof. Divya Dwivedi

Short Term course on “Path Planning and Navigation for Robotics” 3rd January 2018 to 8th January 2018
Visiting Faculty: Prof. Dinesh Manocha, USA, Coordinator: Prof. Subodh Kumar

Short Term course on “Water Quality and Aquatic Toxicology” 5th February 2018 to 17th February 2018
Visiting Faculty: Prof. David W. Graham, United Kingdom, Coordinator: Prof. Shaikh Ziauddin Ahammad

Short Term course on “Design of Cyber-Physical Systems” 12th February 2018 to 20th February 2018
Visiting Faculty: Prof. Peter Marwedel, Germany, Coordinator: Prof. M. Balakrishnan

Short Term course on “The Psychology of Groups, Influence and Power” from 8th January 2018 to 12th January 2018
Visiting Faculty: Prof. Stephen David Reicher, United Kingdom, Coordinator: Prof. Yashpal Jogdand

Short Term course on “Case Study Writing and Teaching”from 23rd January 2018 to 30th January 2018
Visiting Faculty: Prof. Michael Goldman, USA, Coordinator: Prof. Mahim Sagar

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Bank Details for FEE payment

Name of the Beneficiary: IITD CEP Account
Name of Bank: State Bank of India
Branch: IIT, Hauz Khas, Delhi-110016  
Beneficiary A/C No.: 36819334799
Bank MICR Code: 110002156
Bank IFS Code: SBIN0001077