Shashwat Panda Memorial Lecture

IIT Bombay alumnus, Mr. Ram Kelkar, will deliver the Shashwat Panda Memorial Lecture titled, “A career is a journey – not a destination: Vignettes of IITian career paths.

Mr. Kelkar will talk about the skills that matter in the long term and draw parallels to the many unique and impactful career paths blazed by various IIT Bombay alumni including a “Right to Information” activist, a Supreme Court advocate, a politician and national leader, the father of mass market GPS, a mountaineer and author, a Central Banker and an Entrepreneur. He will also share learnings from his own career experiences in moving from Silicon Valley to Wall Street, building on the skills and knowledge he gained at IIT Bombay.

Watch Lecture: A career is a journey – not a destination: Vignettes of IITian career paths.


The Faculty Alumni Network (FAN) and the Distinguished Alumni Meet (DAM) will bring together inspiring individuals pursuing cutting-edge research in emerging areas of technology. They will deliberate on emerging areas of research, nucleate collaborative programs for impact, create opportunities, and explore innovative ways to take IIT Bombay to greater heights.

64th Foundation Day

Interim Session of 61st Convocation

Interim Convocation Day is one of IIT Bombay’s most prestigious and eagerly awaited annual events. The ceremony is held for students who receive their graduate degrees before the main Convocation Day, basis their requirement to pursue advanced degrees and/or find jobs elsewhere.

Venue: IIT Bombay Campus

Institute Lecture on “Flow Physics and Computation at the Intersection of Mechanics and Bioengineering”

The Indian Institute of Technology Bombay is organizing an Institute lecture in February 2023.

Title: “Flow Physics and Computation at the Intersection of Mechanics and Bioengineering”

Speaker: Professor Rajat Mittal, Professor of Mechanical Engineering and Professor of Medicine, Johns Hopkins University, Baltimore, USA.

Prof. Mittal has done pioneering work in the development of computational methods for fluid dynamics, in particular, immersed boundary methods, and applications of these methods in several interdisciplinary fields. He is a fellow of the American Physical Society and American Society of Mechanical Engineers and a recipient of several notable awards such as ASME Freeman Scholar in 2021.

Venue: IIT Bombay Campus

DSSE Entrepreneurship Symposium

The Desai Sethi School of Entrepreneurship will host an entrepreneurship symposium in the upcoming new year. Apart from unveiling the new DSSE building, the symposium will host two panel discussions. The topics are ‘Evolving Role of Entrepreneurship Education and Academic Incubators’ and ‘Fostering Entrepreneurship Ecosystem from Research to Impact.’

Day & Date: Tuesday, Jan 31, 2023

Time: 4.00 pm – 7:00 pm

Venue: IIT Bombay Campus

IITBAA’s 20th Anniversary Celebrations

IIT Bombay Alumni Association (IITBAA) was established in 2001 and tt is proud to celebrate 20 years with a virtual celebration. The program includes a session with professors/students/recent alumni, a message from the Director and Dean ACR, a video showcasing IITBAA’s achievements over 20 years, a performance by Y-Point Orchestra, and a fun session featuring alumni stories and quizzes/a treasure hunt!

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ICEE Speaker Series

IIT Bombay and SINE in collaboration with the University of Toronto are organising a four-part speaker series for students and early-stage start-up founders, for the launch of the Indo Canadian Entrepreneurship Exchange (ICEE) program.

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Conversations with IIT Bombay’s Amazing Women Alum

As IITBHF celebrates its 25th anniversary this year, it is reaching out to all IIT Bombay alumni globally to join for a first-ever session to bring all women alumni together! Please connect with your fellow amazing alumni, hear stories about career and personal journeys, share your thoughts/ memories of times from the good old days.

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*This Zoom meeting will include moderated sessions dealing with career navigation and work/life balance, introduction to Project Gen Zero, breakout sessions by year of graduation, and open mic and wrap up.

Republic Day Celebrations, 2022

Students, faculty members and alumni get together every year to mark the occasion of India’s Republic Day. Covid-19 protocols permitting – hoisting of the Indian flag hoisting and a speech given by IIT Bombay’s Director will take place as part of the celebrations.