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GLOBAL INITIATIVE FOR ACADEMIC NETWORKS

(GIAN)

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NATIONAL INSTITUTE OF TECHNOLOGY CALICUT

GOVERNMENT OF INDIA

MINISTRY OF HUMAN RESOURCES DEVELOPMENT

SPONSORED

ADVANCED INTERNATIONAL TRAINING PROGRAMME UNDER GIAN

Objectives and Guidelines.

Union Cabinet of the Government of India has approved a programme titled Global Initiative for Academic Networks (GIAN) in Higher Education aimed at tapping the talent pool of scientists and entrepreneurs internationally to encourage their engagement with the institutes of Higher Education in India so as to augment the country's existing academic resources, accelerate the pace of quality reform, and elevate India's scientific and technological capacity to global excellence. GIAN is envisaged to catalyse higher education institutions in the country, and that it will initially include IISc Bangalore, all IITs, NITs, IIMs, Central Universities, IISERs, and IIITs. It will subsequently cover good State Universities where the spinoff is vast. GIAN is an evolving scheme, which will initially include participation of foreign faculty in Institutes as Distinguished / Adjunct / Visiting faculty / Professors of Practice, etc., to participate in delivering Short or Semester-long Courses. Other activities will be included in due course. For more details visit the National URL www.gian.iitkgp.ac.in

Details of approved courses being offered by NIT Calicut



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GIAN Course on Data and Text Mining in Bioinformatics - Please contact the coordinators for registration

 

September 10-14, 2018

Hosted by

Department of Computer Science and Engineering,
National Institute of Technology Calicut

Host Faculty

Dr. Abdul Nazeer K A and Dr. Gopakumar G

 

 

To download Brochure click here

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High Performance Computing Concepts and Practice

 

08-13 October 2018

Hosted by

Department of Computer Science & Engineering,
National Institute of Technology Calicut

Host Faculty

Dr. Jayaraj P B

 

 

To download Brochure click here

To download Registration form click here

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GIAN Course on  Atmospheric Aerosol: Optical Properties,Composition and Climate (Last date of registration is extended to 18th July 2018)

 

July 23 to 28 2018

Hosted by

Department of Physics,
National Institute of Technology Calicut

Host Faculty

Dr. M.K.Ravi Varma

 

 

To download Brochure click here


 

 

How to Register?

Stage-1: Registration at the National Web Portal(www.gian.iitkgp.ac.in)

Visit http://www.iitkgp.ac.in/GREGN/index and create login User ID and Password. Fill up the blank registration form and do web registration by paying Rs. 500/- online through Net Banking/Debit/Credit card. This provides the user with lifetime registration to enroll in any number of GIAN courses offered.

 

Stage-2: Course Registration:

Login to the GIAN portal with the user ID and Password already created in Step 1. Click on Course Registration option at the top of Registration form. Select the Course of the choice for the applicant, from the list and click on Save option. Confirm your registration by clicking on Confirm Course

 

GIAN Local Coordinator

Dr Abraham T Mathew

Dean(R&C)

National Institute of Technology Calicut

Kozhikode, Kerala - 673601.

Mob:+91-9447087949

Email: deanrc@nitc.ac.in/atm@nitc.ac.in

 

About Host Institute

National Institute of Technology Calicut (NITC) is located about 22 km from the historic Calicut (Kozhikode) City. Institute is located along a busy route. Calicut (Kozhikode) Campus is well connected by road to Airport, railway station and the important places like Kochi, Coimbatore, Mysore and Bengaluru. Nearest airport is named as Kozhikode International Airport and is well connected to national and international destinations. The institute imparts technical education at the degree and post graduate levels viz., Undergraduate programme leading to B.Arch/B.Tech degree and the Postgraduate programme leading to M.Tech/ M.Sc/ MCA/ MBA. In addition, Ph.D programmes are also offered in all disciplines/departments. NITC is fully funded by the Government of India under the Ministry of HRD. More details can be obtained from the institute website at www.nitc.ac.in.