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News of August 2018

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Computer Science and Engineering department has offered a training program on Python Programming to scientists and engineers of SAC, ISRO, Ahmadabad. The program was scheduled from 23rd August - 29th August 2018 at SAC, Ahmedabad campus. 24 participants from SAC attended the program.

The program was completed with excellent formal feedback from the participants and the organization as a whole. As a result of the quality of the program, during the verbal feedback/interaction they communicated that

  • They want to conduct one more training program with same contents for second batch of participants.
  • Many of the participants wants to attend classes of related courses by the faculties of this training program.
  • They are interested in attending such programs, if any, conducted at our campus
  • They were very happy with the course related resources which we shared with them.

  • August 31, 2018

Vaudeville is the cultural colloquium organized by Institute of Technology, Nirma University every year. It was organized on August 28th - 29t, 2018. 

The theme for this year was 'Superheros - explore one within'. Around 30 events were organized during the fest under the broad category, namely: Dance; Singing; Arts and Painting; Drama; Literary events; Fun Zone; gaming events, and Mr and Miss. ITNU. The event saw a huge participation of more than 600 students as the registered participant.

Eminent experts from various fields were invited to judge the events. A rotating trophy is also introduced to be offered to the department that has maximum points based on the winners, participants and audience. 

  • August 30, 2018


Two Day Workshop


Internet of Things and Fog Computing

August 28-29, 2018



A Two Day Workshop on “Internet of Things and Fog Computing” was organized by Electronics and Communication Engineering Department under the aegis of Centre for Continuing Education, Nirma University during August 28-29, 2018. The workshop was coordinated by Dr. N.P Gajjar, Professor of Electronics and Communication Engineering Department and Dr. Sachin Gajjar, Associate Professor, Electronics and Communication Engineering Department, of Institute of Technology, Nirma University.


The workshop was intended for faculty members from Engineering Institutes, Industry personnel and PG/PhD students working and/or doing research in the area of Internet of Things and Fog Computing.


The lectures and hands on sessions were conducted on topics such as “Internet of Things: Introduction, Applications, Architecture and Challenges”; “Hardware design of Internet of Things using Single Board Computers”; “Machine Learning for Internet of Things” and “Case Studies on Environmental Monitoring and Smart City Applications using IoT” were covered during the workshop. Hands-on sessions on hardware design for IoT using single board computers were also conducted. The sessions were conducted by Dr. Sachin Gajjar, Dr. Nagendra Gajjar from Nirma University and Mr. Madhukant Patel from Reve Automation and Mr. Sohil Patel from Oizom Technologies.


The program was attended by 36 participants from Nirma University and Gandhinagar Institute of Technology. The participants were faculty members and PG students from Electronics and Communication Engineering and Computer Science and Engineering streams.

Electronics & Communication
  • August 29, 2018

Bhupendra Tipathi, RBI Manager receiving (alumnus of IT department) receiving 'Dr. Jagdish patel pragyachakshu Pratibha Paritoshik Award ' from the Governor Sri O P Kohliji on 5/8/18 at Rajbhavan, Gandhinagar,(Gujarat) for his outstanding contribution towards empowerment of the blind & victory over disability.

  • August 07, 2018

Nirma University offers twelve different Post Graduate programmes in various disciplines like Computer Science and Engineering, Civil Engineering, Mechanical Engineering, Electrical Engineering and Electronics & Communications Engineering.

Institute of Technology had arranged an orientation programme for the first year MTech students during 27th July, 2018 to 3rd August, 2018, which was attended by around 210 newly admitted MTech students. Eminent speakers from various fields were invited to share their experience and expertise including technical and non-technical aspects related to research and life skills with students. Apart from overview of the institute and PG programmes, students attended sessions on relaxation techniques, cyber sensitization etc. Through sessions like Communication skills, Research Methodology etc., they were guided by experts to contribute seriously into research.

Shri K K Nirala, Director, Technical Education was invited as the Chief Guest of Valedictory function of orientation programme during 9:15 am to 10:15 am on 3rd August, 2018 at C-Auditorium. Shri Nirala shared his experience and motivated students during his speech.

Dr Anup Singh, Director General, Nirma University graced the occassion with his presence and inspired students with his words of wisdom.

During feedback session, students from all the branches talked about their experience and appreciated various sessions of M.Tech. Orientation Programme 2018. All students appreciated all the sessions of this one week programme, and were happy to gain good knowledge and motivation from the same.

  • August 06, 2018