Science and Engineering Research Board (SERB) a statutory body under the Department of Science and Technology, Government of India has inaugurated an Inter-Ministerial Initiative ‘Accelerate Vigyan (AV) Scheme’ to provide a big push to high-end scientific research and prepare scientific manpower which can venture into research careers and knowledge-based economy. AV aims to expand the research base in the country, with three broad goal consolidation/aggregation of all scientific training programs, initiating high-end Orientation Workshops, and creating opportunities for Research Internships. Under AV scheme, is an attempt to boost Research & Development in the country by enabling and grooming potential PG and Ph.D. level students by developing dedicated research skills in selected areas/ disciplines/fields through High- End orientation workshops 'KARYASHALA’. This will be especially important for those researchers who have limited opportunities to access such learning capacities/ facilities/infrastructure.
Jun - Sep 2023
About the Department
Electrical Engineering Department of NIT Calicut was established in 1961. The Department offers an undergraduate program in Electrical and Electronics Engg., post graduate programmes in Instrumentation & Control Systems, Industrial Power and Automation, High Voltage Engineering, Power System and Power Electronics as well as research programmes leading to Ph.D. Degree
About NIT Calicut
National Institute of Technology Calicut was founded as Regional Engineering College, Calicut in 1961. Set in a picturesque at the foothills of the Western Ghats, it is located about 22 kilometers north-east of Calicut city. It is prestigious institute with a reputation for excellence at both undergraduate, postgraduate and research levels, fostering the spirit of national integration among the students and a close interaction with industry. Members of the faculty have active collaborations with universities and elite institutions within and outside India for research and have active consultancy for industries.
For details, see the website: www.nitc.ac.in
Who should attend?
The program is meant to support motivated PG and Ph.D. level students, who are having a strong willingness to get excellence in their scientific and engineering research pursuits.
The applicants should produce a declaration form along with “No Objection Certificate (NOC)” from the institute for allowing their student to undergo training in the workshop, if selected.
How to apply
Declaration form along with NOC in the prescribed format duly filled up in all respects, should reach the coordinator through google form before the last date.
Last date (Application) 10.03.2023 20.03.2023
Selection List (by E- mail) 11.03.2023 21.03.2023