Our Vision

Help IIT Bombay rank among the top engineering and technology institutes worldwide by fostering strong relationships with its alumni, corporations and philanthropists.

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From Dean’s

Prof. Ravindra D. Gudi

Ph.D., FNAE and FIIChE
Dean – Alumni and Corporate Relations
Institute AI & ML Chair Professor

Alumni, corporates and philanthropists have been generously contributing towards the development of IIT Bombay. The Institute, through the DEAN ACR’s office, inspires and invites these varied groups to continue supporting the aspirations of IIT Bombay - an “Institute of Eminence.” We commit to using our donors’ endowments with integrity towards enhancing the welfare of our students and faculty.
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Alumni Relations

The Alumni Relations team is an intermediary between IIT Bombay and its alumni. The team’s key responsibility is to encourage alumni to remain connected and give back to their alma mater. A dedicated team actively works towards involving our alumni in several important initiatives at the Institute. This includes campus events, reunions, and volunteer programs, amongst others.

Corporate Relations

The Corporate Relations team connects with socially conscious corporates and encourages them to collaborate with IIT Bombay for societal impact. India’s top corporates and CSR (Corporate Social Responsibility) heads are regularly updated about the Institute’s path-breaking research in emerging and relevant areas. The corporates are guided by the team on ways they can fulfill their CSR requirements by partnering with IIT Bombay to develop technological solutions that can address wide-ranging national and global challenges.

Program Management

The Project Management team is an important channel that connects the Institute with its internal (faculty of academic departments and Centres of Excellence) and external (alumni donors) stakeholders. The team is responsible for executing the tasks and producing deliverables outlined in the various research and academic initiatives, involving these groups, that are undertaken by IIT Bombay. The key responsibilities of the project management team includes monitoring the progress of the projects and updating involved parties; coordinating with various groups for smooth execution of the projects, among others.

Marketing and Communications

The Marketing and Communications team plays an instrumental role in building IIT Bombay’s branding. The team’s key responsibility includes leveraging various forms of communication (social media, emails, press releases, etc.) to keep alumni as well as the general public updated about the Institute’s milestones and as its important initiatives and activities. This includes spreading awareness about research breakthroughs; alumni and corporate contributions; student, faculty and alumni achievements and campus events among others.


The IT and Operations team provides strategic and tactical support to enable the activities across the various verticals at the Dean ACR office. The team manages the IT infrastructure, payment backbone, human resources, databases and digital interface with alumni & corporations.

Meet The Team

Prof. Ravindra D Gudi

Dean ACR


Ravishankar Gedela

CEO - Development and Relations Foundation


Alifiya Jillisger

Sr. Manager - Human Resources


Anurag Khaire

Associate VP - Legacy & Regular Giving


Dipti Datye

Associate VP - Marketing & Communications


Jalpa Vyas

VP - Strategic Operations


Indraneel Ghosh

VP - Marketing & Communications


Manjula Mehta

Sr. Associate VP - Program Management


Nidhi Mathur

VP - Program Managament


Nishant Maloo

Associate VP - Corporate Engagement


Sreemoyee Sharma

Sr. Manager - Major Donor Engagement


Varsha Mhapankar

Administrative Superintendent - Dean ACR Office


Careers at IITB

Welcome to Dean ACR office Career Page Our team is growing fast and we have exciting opportunities for you! Please click below for the latest job openings.

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From Dean’s

IIT Bombay is recognised as an “Institute of Eminence” and has been consistently ranked amongst the top two universities in India (QS World University Rankings). The Institute continues to be at the forefront of scientific discovery, with the faculty and students excelling in cutting edge research in emerging technologies, as well as engaging in translation of innovations towards commercialization. their research. The Institute continues to be the first-choice for undergraduate and postgraduate students.

IIT Bombay gratefully acknowledges its alumni’s philanthropic donations that have immensely contributed towards the rapid progress of the Institute. Over the years, the Institute has witnessed the establishment of several Centres of Excellence (CoEs), technologically-advanced laboratories, and state-of-the-art hostel infrastructure on campus. Today, we have over 13,000 students on campus, 15 academic departments, 38 CoEs, 3 schools, and 4 interdisciplinary programs.

The DEAN ACR’s office works closely with its alumni, corporates, and philanthropists to inspire them to contribute to the advancement of IIT Bombay. We also support corporations in their quest to conduct path-breaking research by stewarding their relationships with faculty and departments at the Institute.

I urge our alumni to keep supporting the Institute as we strive to soar higher. I thank you all for your support over the years and look forward to our continued association.

Prof. Ravindra D. Gudi, Ph.D., FNAE and FIIChE
Dean – Alumni and Corporate Relations
Institute AI & ML Chair Professor