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:
a. To increase the footfalls of reputed international faculty in the Indian academic institutes.
b. Provide opportunity to our faculty and students to learn and share knowledge and teaching skills in cutting edge areas.
c. To create avenue for possible collaborative research.
d. To increase participation and presence of international students in the academic Institutes.
e. Opportunity for the students of different Institutes/Universities to interact and learn subjects in niche areas through collaborative learning process.
f. Provide opportunity for the technical persons from Indian Industries to improve understandings and update their knowledge in relevant areas.
g. Motivate the best international experts in the world to work on problems related to India.
Bank Detail for Fund Transfer I e-payment
Name of the Beneficiary:
IIT Indore Project and Consultancy A/c
Team Members of GIAN Cell at IIT Indore
Dr. Sarika Jalan - Convener
Dr. Sarika Jalan
GIAN Cell, IIT Indore
PIN - 453552, INDIA
For more details about GIAN program, please visit http://www.gian.iitkgp.ac.in