भारतीय प्रौद्योगिकी संस्थान इंदौर
Indian Institute of Technology Indore


12th Convocation of IIT Indore

Welcome All Students and Guests

The 12th Convocation of IIT Indore will be held on 13th July 2024 (2.30 P.M.) at IIT Indore.

Dr. Samir V Kamat has taken over as Secretary DDR&D and Chairman Defence Research and Development Organisation (DRDO) on 26th Aug 2022. Dr. Kamat completed his B. Tech (Hons) in Metallurgical Engineering from IIT Kharagpur in 1985 and PhD in Materials Science and Engineering from The Ohio State University, USA in 1988 and joined DRDO in 1989.

Dr. Kamat has provided leadership and direction to several critical materials programmes in DRDO such as development of high strength steels for naval ship hulls, development of high temperature titanium alloys and nickel base superalloy based components for aeroengines, development of tungsten heavy alloys for kinetic energy penetrators, development of fused silica radomes for missile seekers, development of armour solutions for personnel as well as combat vehicles and stealth materials for airborne and naval applications. These have found use in various systems being developed by DRDO laboratories.

In addition, he has spearheaded the development of naval systems such as advanced light weight torpedo, anti-torpedo decoy systems, autonomous underwater vehicles, advanced hull mounted and towed array sonars for ships and fuel cells based air independent propulsion systems for submarines.

Dr. Kamat is a Fellow of the Indian National Academy of Engineering (INAE) and Institution of Engineers India (IEI). He is a recipient of Distinguished Alumni Award from IIT Kharagpur, Metallurgist of the Year Award from Ministry of Steel and Scientist of the Year Award from DRDO.

He has published more than 180 papers in International peer-reviewed journals.

Chief Guest of the Convocation

Convocation Ceremony scheduled on 13th July 2024

Full Dress Rehearsal for the Ceremonial Convocation is scheduled on 13th July 2024. The graduating students registered for the award of the Degree during the Convocation must report to the Convocation Venue by 9:00 hours on 13th July 2024 for attending the full dress rehearsal. Students not attending the Full Dress Rehearsal will not be allowed to take part in the Convocation ceremony on 13th July 2024.
Degree Recipients
Accommodation for Graduating students

For Boys Students: Vikram Sarabhai Hall of Residence
For Girls Students: Devi Ahilya Hall of Residence

Important Note

All the Guests must carry their Identity Proof with them for the entire duration of the Convocation for the safety and security purposes.

Dress Code for Convocation:
1. For Males: White Kurta-Pajama (khadi material) with Uttariya (stole)
2. For Females: White Kurta-Salwar or Saree with Uttariya (stole)

Kurta Pajama or Kurta -salwar or saree, as applicable, is to be arranged by the student as per the sample attire attached herewith for your ready reference. Uttariya will be issued from the institute. Students are required to deposit a security amount of Rs.800/- at the time of collecting the Uttariya and the same will be refunded on return of Uttariya (stole) after the convocation. If any student wants to retain the Uttariya, they can retain the same by paying Rs.800/-. It is mandatory to follow the dress code during the convocation.