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.
(1) Long and Short Term Goals:
Dr. Anirban Sengupta - Convener
Dr. Abhijeet Joshi - Member
Dr. Aratrika Das - Member
Dr. Santosh Kumar Sahu - Convener
GIAN Cell, IIT Indore
Khandawa Road, Simrol, Indore,
PIN - 453552, INDIA
Email: sksahu [at] iiti [dot] ac [dot] in