Who provides funding for Ishan Vikas?
This is an MHRD sponsored programme.
Who can participate?
For the programme for schoolchildren, class IX and XI students can participate. For the programme for engineering students, BE and BTech 6th semester students studying in government funded institutions can participate.
What is the tentative schedule of the programme?
For schoolchildren the programme is run during winter and summer vacations. For engineering students it is run only in the summer vacation. Exact dates are decided in consultation with the host institutes.
What is the duration of the programme?
The programme for schoolchildren is 2 weeks. The programme for technical college students is 60 days. However, the duration depends on the convenience of the host institutions.
What are the host institutions?
For schoolchildren, IITs, NIAS and IISERs can be the hosts. For technical college students IITs and NITs can be the hosts.
How to contact the Ishan Vikas office?
You can email us at ivj@iitg.ernet.in. You may also call us at 0361-258-3092. The postal address is in the Contact Us section of this website.