# 0

left__text

Overall best University in India - NIRF

Engineering Institute in India - NIRF

Position in the maiden edition of ATAL Ranking of Institutions on Innovation Achievements

# 0

right__textOne

QS World University Ranking

# 0

right__textTwo

QS Asian University Rankings

Dean's Message​

Prof. Raghunathan Rengaswamy

Our vision is to elevate the Institute’s global engagement to world-class standards, leveraging our highly-regarded alumni as “catalysts” in the process. Our mission is to develop strong and sustainable international partnerships with research laboratories, academic institutions, industry, and entrepreneurs in order to meet the aspirations of our faculty & student communities.

Student_Meet_Global_Engagement

About our Institute

Indian Institute of Technology Madras

The Institute strongly believes that talent and good ideas can come from anywhere and has a remarkably diverse community, drawing students from across all Indian states and from various countries. Intensely curious and driven to explore, the student community of IIT Madras value rigorous analytical thinking, ingenuity, hands-on problem solving, and big new ideas.

The departments and centres of the Institute are responsible for the academic activities which include Teaching, Research and Industrial Consultancy.

0

Faculty

0

Staff

0

Patents

0

Projects

0

Undergraduate Students

0

Postgraduate Students

0

MS Research Scholars

0

PhD Research Scholars

Our strategic objectives​

The strategic objectives of the Office of Global Engagement are aligned with the mission and vision of IIT Madras and are delivered by the three verticals working in tandem with each other.

International Collaborations

– Facilitating collaborations aimed at providing cutting edge research solutions to international challenges

– Enabling faculty and student exchanges where research interests converge

– Delivering multiple co-funded international mobility programs with partner universities

– Putting together rich, meaningful & exciting online programs

– Extension of faculty and student visits during the semester

– Having virtual faculty on roll at both partner institutes

– Expanding IITM faculty externships

– Encouraging, sustaining and developing meaningful partnerships with reputed institutions across the globe

– Delivering better visibility for research efforts

– Working as a team with partners to solve more ambitious problem statements

International Academic Programs

– Providing innovatively taught courses to students in dual formats

– Developing a joint targeted masters program with institutes of global standing

– Delivering online classes with our partner universities

– Leveraging existing programs

– Introducing Click and Mortar programs with short physical contact durations which include exams

– Enabling joint project guidance

– Increasing the joint programs on offer for post graduate students

– Offering exciting opportunities for exchange programs at the UG level

– Providing internships through exclusive programs like GRIESHMA

– Arming students with the benefits of a culturally diverse experience which empowers them to transcend social and economic boundaries and truly become a world citizen

International Conference Secretariat

– Organising high quality and high impact conferences that bring together the leading voices from varied fields to a diverse audience

– Delivering 12 online conferences annually

– Offering flipped conference model

– Enabling flexible keynote lectures

– Moving conference formats to one of an extended discussion session with a maximum time limit

– Streamlining conference organisation and assisting faculty in organising webinars, workshops, symposia, and conferences both nationally and internationally

– Making IITM known for its top-notch online conferences and will lead to capacity building for Indians and the whole world

IITM
in
3 minutes

Message From Our Director

Prof. Bhaskar Ramamurthi

News & Updates

18
FEB
SIDDHI
SIDDHI is a fortnightly webinar series launched by IIT Madras to commemorate the 150th birth anniversary of Mahatma Gandhi. SIDDHI stands for Self-reliant India: Discussions and Dialogues for Humane Innovations.
More