Dr Ketan Kotecha is a receipt of LEAP grant from Government of INDIA.
LEAP is one of the most niched program for young leaders in academics.
The Director, Dr Ketan Kotecha is invited to participate in US-India Higher Education Collaboration Workshop to be held in Washington D.C on April 2020 for establishing international partnerships for research and academic collaborations with India and USA. His visit is sponsored by the Embassy of the United States of America in India.
SIT receives UKIERI grant with Aston University ( UK)
Aston University ( UK) and Symbiosis Institute of Technology have jointly applied for UK India Education and Research Initiative (UKIERI) Student Mobility Programme and the proposed programme and the associated grant request has been approved by the UKIERI Governance Board. Under this programme 20 students and 2 faculty members from Aston University (UK) will come to India for 15 days in December 2020. The students will undergo a customised training module in Artificial Intelligence, work on projects along with SIT students and also participate in Cultural activities. Dr Ketan Kotecha and Dr Meena Laad have initiated the programme and will ensure the successful execution of the same with the help of other SIT faculty members
Faculty members of SIT have been awarded Government of India’s prestigious ASME DUO India Fellowship 2020. DUO-India Fellowship Programme is established in 2019 with the aim of promoting exchange of people between India and Europe to promote research excellence. SIT faculties will visit the destination University in Europe for 1 month and professor from that university will also visit SIT and conduct research for a month.
Originating Institute Awardees Destination Institute Partner Awardees Symbiosis International
Dr Ketan Kotecha
Brunel University, UK
Dr Gheoghita Ghinea
Dr Rahee Walambe
Brunel University, UK
Dr Stanislao Lauria
Dr Meena Laad
University of Leeds, UK
Dr Girish Kale
Dr Madhura Ingalhallikar
Jyvaskyla University, Finlan
Dr Petri Toiviainen
- Dr Shruti Patil, Asst. Professor, Department of CS & IT received an invitation as visiting faculty from Henan University of Economics and Law , China from March 1, 2020 to March 31, 2020. Dr Patil will teach Linux OS and IT project management to the Chinese students. Henan University of Economics and Law is one of the oldest universities in China. Wishing Dr Patil all the best!
Prof Ismail Akbani, Faculty in Mechanical Engineering and Head of Entrepreneurship Promotion and Innovation Cell, SIT, was recently invited as a keynote speaker on "Social Entrepreneurship" at Indian Institute of Technology, Goa. The talk was a part of Action Plan, the National Social Enterprise Business Model Challenge of IIT Mumbai. Prof Ismail is also on the panel of mentors for Abhyuday, IIT Mumbai and he delivered the talk at IIT Goa on behalf of Abhyuday.
At IIT Mumbai
At IIT Goa