Awards and Recognitions

Prof N R Kamat Quiz Competition

Students from the Chemical Engineering Department of IIT Bombay won the prestigious Prof. N R Kamath Annual Intercollege Chemical Engineering Quiz, held on 16th March 2024 at DMCE, Mumbai.
Eight different teams nominated by the respective colleges across the state participated in the event.  This is the third time IIT Bombay has won this competition in the last 18 years. The students who got the trophy for IIT Bombay are: Sumit Kumar, Manas Agarwal and Parth Dani. Proud moment!

Research work Covered in IITB Research Highlights and Research Matters

Highlights of recent research work of group Ph.D. students (Abhilasha Maheshwari, Shamik Misra) to develop a realistic framework for planning and scheduling water tanker movement in cities for supplying water through tankers to urban India is covered by IITB and popular research covering website - Research Matters and Vigyan Prasar Portal of Ministry of Science and Technology, Gov of India.

Prof. Devang Khakhar has been conferred with D. Litt (h. c.) by Monash University, Australia.

The department takes great pride and pleasure in informing you that Prof. Devang Khakhar, Chemical Engg Department, former Director of IIT Bombay, has been conferred with D. Litt (h. c.) by Monash University, Australia. The Honorary Doctorate was awarded on Oct 24 in the graduation ceremony of the school of engineering. He was also the graduation speaker. The Honorary Doctorate is the highest award of the University given in recognition of professional contributions. Congratulations Prof. Devang Khakhar! We are all proud of you.