About Us

Teaching, research and extension are basic function of educational institutions. To continue updating and development of institute at global platform every institution work on to build strong base or platform to grow the industrial and academic leaders. Indian Institute of Technology Roorkee (IITR) with its glorious past, high established benchmarks and prestigious present position in all fields of academic excellence always motivates its teaching community, researchers and students to go for extra miles in all arenas.

Every year at IIT Roorkee, students get admitted in doctoral, postgraduate and graduate programs in multiple disciplines. Institute also provides postdoctoral level of work environment with world-class infrastructure and environment. To expedite the research progress of institute, Corporate Interactions Group (under the aegis of Associate Dean Corporate Interactions) provide learning platform and invite learned faculty members as well as professionals from different discipline to guide students in the right direction.

To advance the research process and provide a comfortable base to comprehend the foundations and basics of research to students along with creating a communicating environment between faculty members and students this two days workshop on research fundamentals with special focus on innovation and entrepreneurship is going to be organized on October 13-14, 2018.

Brief about workshop

  • 1. Eligibility Criteria: U.G., P.G. and Doctoral Students of all disciplines of IIT Roorkee.
  • 2. Methodology: Classroom Teaching, Conferencing sessions, Case studies, Hands-on experience, Quiz, Panel Discussions etc.
  • 3. Duration: Two Days (13-14 October, 2018)
  • 4. No of Seats: “Limited Seats” are available on first come first serve basis.
  • 5. Registration Fees/ Fees for Participants: To maintain the sincerity of the event nominal fees of Rs. 50/- will be charged for all students. the participants will be given a kit comprising folder, pen, pad, lecture compendium pack. On-Spot registration fee will be 100/- Rs. and may be available subject to space availability.
  • 6. Proposed Workshop Location: LHC/ Doms MPH/Convocation Hall as per final number of registered participants and availability. (Registered participants will be informed in advance about workshop location)
  • 7. Outcomes: Preparing solid research foundation; Inter-departmental research learning; Spreading awareness about recent avenues of research in country and worldwide in the field of technology, humanities and management; Developing knowledge base and create knowledge community at IITR; Converting research potential to research proposals, etc.
  • 8. Resources: In-house IIT faculties from almost all department. Most of Head of Departments and Senior Professors will be sharing about recent avenues and potential research areas in respective fields


Prof. Ajit Kumar Chaturvedi

Director IITR

Prof. Anjan Sil


Dr. C jayakumar


Prof. Dharmendra Singh


Prof. M.Parida


Prof. Manish Shrikhande

Professor EED

Prof. Pravindra Kumar


Prof. R P Saini

Professor AHEC

Prof. Rajat Agrawal

IPR Chair Co-Ordinator

Prof. C.B Majumder

Professor CHE

Prof. Vinay Sharma

Associate Professor DOMS

Prof. Zillur Rehman


Arindam Biswas

Assistant Professor

Subir Sena

Assistant Professor

Ravi Sharma

Assistant Professor

Ranjana Pathania

Assistant Professor

Event Schedule DAY 1


Introduction about Research


Need & Reserach Potential


How to Decide Research Area


Innovation in Research


Inaugural Ceremony


Corporate Lunch


Research Methodology


Tea Break


Writing Research Papers


Panel Discussion

Event Schedule DAY 2


Research Resources at IITR


IPR & Copyright


Global Research Opportunities


Role of Research in E-ship


Corporate Lunch


Research Tools & applications


Research Achievements of IITR


Valedictory Programme

Event FAQs

1. Scale up and upgrade students’ knowledge level of institution for research basics to have a better comprehension of national as well as global research scenario.

2. Increase innovation culture by pulling knowledge level of students for research at right time in right direction by right guidance.

3. Ice-breaking platform for new students and faculty pool of institution to give them a feel of research quality and level of research at IITR.

4. Motivating students and faculty members to prepare some collaborative research projects which will certainly change the research environment in the campus.

5. Knowledge sharing activity will enhance the level of institution knowledge base.

6. It will serve as student activity of institution for enhancing research level interaction among academicians, industrial person and students.

7. To judge the level of understanding to encourage the sincerity of learning in between quiz will be scheduled with respective teaching resources.

8. Certificate of learning or appreciation will be provided to participants at successful completion of workshop by SRIC, IIT Roorkee.

● Announcement of workshop: October 5, 2018

● Registration Link Open: October 6, 2018

● Registration Link Close: October 11, 2018

Step 1: Click on the online payment link given above.

Step 2: Accept the term and condition and proceed.

Step 3: Select State of Corporate/Institution:- Uttarakhand,Type of Corporate/ Institution:- Educational Institutions and Submi

Step 4: Select Educational Institutions Name: DEAN SRIC CONF and Submit

Step 5: Select Payment Category: IIT Roorkee Conference and Submit

Step 6: Fill up all the details using Conference Code: RFW01 and Submit.

Step 7: Note down your Transaction Id for Filling your registration form.

(Once registration fees submitted will not be returned back in any case. To avoid last minute rush earlier registration will be highly appreciated.)

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(Spot registration will be available at double registration fees)


For any queries and information regarding the workshop, please contact

Prof. Pravindra Kumar (Associate Dean Corporate Interactions)
Email: adci@iitr.ac.in

Mr. Meghraj Bhoyar (Chairperson Corporate Interactions Group)
Email: mbhoyar@mt.iitr.ac.in