January 3, 2020 - January 5, 2020
Techfest, IIT Bombay is the annual science and technology festival of the Indian Institute of Technology Bombay. Started in 1998 with the aim of providing a platform for the Indian student community to develop and showcase their technical prowess, we have now grown into Asia’s Largest Science and Technology Festival: a grand three-day event on the campus of IIT Bombay attracting people from all walks of life including students, academics, professionals and the general public.
Year after year, Techfest explores the various aspects of science and technology and the profound impacts they have on our lives. For the last 22 years, Techfest has constantly grown, evolved, and pushed the boundaries of what a college fest can be. With something to offer for everyone, Techfest is the ideal destination for all technophiles: young or old, beginner or expert, student or professional to witness, learn and experience the wonders of science and technology.
This year marks the 23rd Edition of Techfest, IIT Bombay. The fest shall take place from 3rd to 5th of January, 2020 at the beautiful, green campus of IIT Bombay in Mumbai, India. Boasting of a huge roster of exciting and engaging events, this edition of Techfest promises to be grander, greater and more glorious than ever before.So grab your friends, mark your calendars, and gear up for Asia’s Largest Science and Technology Festival.
About IIT Bombay
Established in 1958, the second of its kind, IIT Bombay was the first to be set up with foreign assistance. The funds from UNESCO came as Roubles from the then Soviet Union. In 1961 Parliament decreed the IITs as ‘Institutes of National Importance’. Since then, IITB has grown from strength to strength to emerge as one of the top technical universities in the world.
The institute is recognised worldwide as a leader in the field of engineering education and research. Reputed for the outstanding calibre of students graduating from its undergraduate and postgraduate programmes, the institute attracts the best students from the country for its bachelor’s, master’s and doctoral programmes. Research and academic programmes at IIT Bombay are driven by an outstanding faculty, many of whom are reputed for their research contributions internationally.