Alumni Association & your alma mater welcomes the Class of 1978 for their
“40th Year Reunion”
We hope you'll join us!
Mark your calendar for Reunion on February 18th – 20th, 2018.
Enjoy the company of old friends and the opportunity to revisit your favorite places and spaces in the campus.
■ Fellow of the Royal Society ■ Jefferson Science Fellowship
■ Member, American Astronomical Society
■ Fellow of the Indian Academy of Sciences
■ Fellow, Institute for Electrical and Electronics Engineers
■ Fellow of the Indian National Science Academy
■ Fellow, American Meteorological Society
■ Fellow, Royal Meteorological Society ■ Economic Theory Fellow
■ Fellow, National Academies of Sciences, Engineering, and Medicine
■ Fellow, American Meteorological Society ■ Fellow, Royal Meteorological Society
■ Fellow of the American Association for the Advancement of Science
■ Fellow of the Association for Computing Machinery
■ Founding member, European Astronomical Society
■ Member, International Astronomical Union
■ Padma Shri ■ Padma Bhushan
■ Shanti Swaroop Bhatnagar award
■ Infosys Prize ■ Fundamental Physics Prize ■ Dirac Medal
■ M.P. Birla Memorial Award ■ ICTP Prize
■ Ben Sparks Medal by ASME ■ John D.C. Little Award
■ White Research Award ■ Russ Research Award
■ NASA Certificate of Recognition for Technical Innovation
■ Exemplar Award for Community Service to the USA-India causes
Registration form for 40th Year Reunion of Class 1978 (18th-20th February 2018)
Buddy system has been started from this year.
Volunteers of the first and second year of IIT Kanpur will be associated with each alumnus on a one-on-one basis to facilitate their stay and any other assistance.
Volunteers shall be matched with alumni based on their branch as far as possible.
Buddy system will continue if alumnus wishes to continue mentoring the buddy by providing him internship or other career guidance till he graduates & after that.
Program of Activities (18th - 20th February 2018 - Tentative)
|Arrivals during the day and registration|
|Networking session for all those reach early and Relax|
|Tea/Coffee and Light Snacks|
|Welcome by the Director and the interaction with the Deans and faculty members and Intro session by the batchmates and their family members|
|Academic Area / Campus Tour|
|Intro session & cultural performance by the batchmates and their family members|
|Grand Reunion Dinner|
|Yoga / Morning Walk|
Visitor’s Hostel has three types of rooms available with us, which can accommodate a total of 170 guests on twin sharing basis. All the rooms are equipped with twin bed with attached bathroom, Color T.V. with cable, Wi-Fi connectivity. Following is the bring description of the rooms:
There are 12 Apartments in Visitor’s Faculty accommodation, out of which 8 are 1 BHK and 4 are 2 BHK flats. These flats are refurbished to accommodate the needs of visiting faculties.
Equipped with all the necessary items to make you feel at home. Deluxe AC Room has standard facilities and also additional facilities such as sitting room, a small pantry, and refrigerator along with a personal computer with internet connection.
A spacious twin bedroom with attached bathroom with warm staff to make your stay pleasant. Out of a total of 70 rooms, 25 were renovated recently.
This is an extension of IITK's accommodation facilities with an aim to accommodate the peak season’s arrival of guests. Most of the facilities like AC, attached bathroom, Internet connectivity etc. is provided.
This is an extension of visitors hostel with an aim to accommodate the peak season’s arrival of guests. Most of the facilities like AC, Internet connectivity, security etc. is provided for a pleasant stay of guests.
The registration fee for a reunion is between Rs.10,000 to Rs. 35,000/-. The fee depends upon the activities decided by the batch coordinators.
The reunion fee can be paid by a credit /debit card or bank transfer.
Apart from the registration fees, batch contribution fee is being collected by the batch coordinators towards grand reunion dinner, batch gifts, hard drinks and invitations to professionals for cultural activities.
Yes, we do refund the registration fee if an alumnus does not turn up for the reunion after registration.
The alumni association will provide pick up and drop facility from the Kanpur railway station. In case many people are travelling via the same trains, a bus would be arranged. However, alumni wishing to travel alone with their families can avail taxis. Do please confirm your arrival/departure schedule at the time of pre-registration / registration.
After checking into your VH rooms, you can complete the registration process at the control room in the VH or the outreach building. It involves paying the fees, filling up the registration, data Update and departure forms given in the Reunion Kit and collecting your life membership card of the alumni association.
If you have already paid your fees online then quote your transaction id. Kindly collect the payment receipt and identity badges for you and your family members.
All complaints/issues regarding room amenities like lights, air conditioners, mosquito repellents, bathroom, fitting, upholstery, replenishing the tea/coffee supply should be directed to the VH housekeeping whose internal number is 8171. The VH will not have your room key, so the housekeeping will have to be arranged in your presence.
For any other need such as laundry services, special tours, cab booking, drinking water, dietary needs etc., please contact the front desk/reception area or the reunion control room set up in the VH.
The alumni association will have to send a letter to the Excise department, UP Government, informing them about the upcoming reunion and a DD of the required amount to seek necessary permission. Caterers engaged for preparing meals will make other arrangements for serving drinks. The cost is borne by the batch.
The alumni and their families can access the stadiums and numerous world-class sports facilities available within the campus, permission for which is sought by the Alumni Association office through P-E section/ Sports-In-Charge. As is the rule, non-marking shoes are mandatory for indoor games.
Besides, the alumni can have some fun Glider joy rides at the airstrip for a small fee of Rs. 500 per ride and the payment is to be made on the spot to the concerned officials. The rides are available from 10 am to 5 pm subject to weather conditions. Here too, the alumni association will have to seek prior permissions from the Flight In-Charge. taxies/ buses will be arranged for taking alumni to the airstrip. However, a walk from the airstrip back to the VH is highly recommended to enjoy the flora and fauna of the campus.
The institute has a health center within its premises where necessary medical facilities are available and medical officers are on duty 24*7. In the case of emergencies, an ambulance can also be easily arranged.
Anil Kumar Sinha
Anil Kumar Gupta
Anup Kumar Shah
Avinash R Chandak
Bhupinder S Saluja
Bipin Chhaganlal Mehta
Chandrakant Jethalal Gajaria
Chittur Subramaniam Suryanarayan
Christopher Jude Joseph Flores
Stanley Arthur D'Souza
Tarunkumar Madhukant Desai
Agnelo Eduardo Fernandes
Chandra Sekhar Gollapudy
Girish Kumar Goyal
Pradeep Vedprakash Goyal
Hem Prakash Takiar
Jagat Bihari Agrawal
Joseph Peter Varman
Khemka Prakash Madhav Prasad
Kulkarni Vikram Prabhakar
Abdel Karim Hussin Al-Abdallah Al-Alawin
M. K. Kannan
Direndra KanchanLal Marjadi
Milind Madhav Marathe
Rohit Kumar Kantilal Modi
Mukul Kumar Agarwal
N V Krishnan
Nirmal Kumar Agarwal
Praful Vithalbhai Patel
Keshav Kumar Pingali
Gopal Madan Prabandham
Pradeep Kumar Saxena
Pradip Kumar Parashram Meshram
Prakash Chandra Shukla
Pramod Vishwanath Kasalkar
Prasann Kumar Choubey
V Packiry Poulle
Qaseem Ahmad Farhat
Rajan Siddheshwar Dixit
Rajiv Kumar Varma
Raju Krishnagopal Agarwal
Rajya Vardhan Asthana
Rakesh Kumar Bansal
Ram Kishore Mangal
Ramchandra Shrikrishna Vaidya
Alok Kumar Verma
Sandeep Kumar Ghosh
Sandeep Singh Johar
Dineshchand Divanchand Sharma
Shrikant Shankar Pandit
Soumen Saha Roy
Sri Krishna Gupta
Surendra Singh Yadav
Syed Athar Abbas
Vijendra Bahadur Singh
Vinay Vibhushan Pande
Vinod Kumar Koul
Vipul Prashad Jain
Manoj Bahadur Shrestha
Ramesh Raj Bista
Mohammad Khairul Alam