Faculty Development Programme on “Manufacturing Science and Technology”
A five-day Faculty Development Programme (FDP) on ‘Manufacturing Science and Technology’ was organized by the Department of Mechanical Engineering at Indian Institute of Technology Bhilai (IIT Bhilai) from 3rd to 7th September, 2019. Dr. Soumya Gangopadhyay, Associate Professor of IIT Bhilai and Dr. Pankaj Kumar Gupta, TEQIP-III Coordinator, CSVTU, Bhilai were the Chief Coordinators of the event. Prof. Rajat Moona, Director, IIT Bhilai presided over the inauguration ceremony. The FDP comprised of lectures by faculty members of the Department of Mechanical Engineering which further complemented by hands-on practical sessions on diversified range of topics related to manufacturing. The FDP concluded with a talk on current industrial practices and expectation by DGM (HRD) of Bhilai Steel Plant.
A large number of faculty members from various Engineering Colleges (GEC Raipur, BIT Durg, BIT Raipur, SSIPMT Raipur, RCET, Bhilai, CEC Bilaspur CSVT University, Dr. C.V. Raman University and many others) participated in the event. The participants gained meaningful experience through interactive sessions at the FDP.