The course is open to the faculty members/researchers of AICTE approved engineering colleges, practicing engineers from industries and government organizations/departments. No course fee would be charged for participants sponsored by AICTE approved institutions. Participants from industries and government organizations/departments are required to pay a course fee of Rs 5000/- and Rs 2500/- respectively. The payment is to be made by demand draft drawn on any Nationalized Bank in favor of QIP, IIT Guwahati, payable at Guwahati.
The participants will be provided financial assistance in the form of TA/DA as per the QIP norms. It may be noted that such assistance is admissible only to the faculty members of AICTE approved engineering colleges.
Indian Institute of Technology Guwahati, the sixth member of the IIT fraternity, was established in 1994. the academic program of IIT Guwahati commenced in 1995. At present the Institute has eleven departments covering all the major engineering and science disciplines. Within a short period of time, IIT Guwahati has been able to build up the necessary infrastructure for carrying out advanced research and has been equipped with state-of-the-art engineering and scientific instruments. IIT Guwahati campus stands on a sprawling 285 hectares plot of land on the north bank of the river Brahmaputra. The campus is about 25 Km. from the heart of the city. With the majestic Brahmaputra on one side, and with hills and vast open spaces on the others, the campus provides an ideal setting for learning. The city of Guwahati is the gateway to the NE region and connected to many major cities in the country by rail and air. The weather during winter use to be pleasant with temperature varying between 15-20 degrees Celsius.