IITs have been serving the nation as temples of higher learning and research in engineering, technology, science, medical science and technology, management and law for over half a century. One of the areas in which the IITs have been contributing significantly for national development is the Quality Improvement of Technical Teachers and Continuing Education of working professionals, which is assuming tremendous importance in shaping the human resource of our country. In the face of rapid technological advancement that is taking place around the globe, it is important for engineers and scientists to continue to learn new technologies, update and upgrade their knowledge, much after completing formal education in the college. IIT Kharagpur, the largest and the most diversified technical institute in the country, has been handling this responsibility almost from its inception in early 1950s.
Continuing Education Center of I.I.T, Kharagpur administers mainly the following programmes:
|Short Term Courses||Conferences/Workshops/Symposiums|
|QIP Admissions (M.Tech/Ph.D)||Executive MBA|
|Global Initiative of Academic Networks (GIAN)||Knowledge Dissemination Programme|