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 "Fundamental and Practical Aspects of Heusler Alloys" on 4th September – 9th September 2017/div>
Visiting Faculty: Prof. Vladimir Khovaylo, Coordinator: Prof. Ratnamala Chatterjee

Short Term course on "An Introduction to Topological Insulators and Superconductors" on 26th August 2017-1st September 2017
Visiting Faculty: Prof. Shivaji L. Sondhi, Coordinator: Dr. Sankalpa Ghosh

Short Term course on “Seismic Vulnerability Assessment and Retrofitting of Existing Structures” on 21 August 2017 - 25th August 2017
Visiting Faculty: Prof. Rajesh Dhakal, Coordinator: Prof. Vasant Matsagar

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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