Facts and Figures
Indian Institute of Technology Mandi (IIT Mandi) is an autonomous premier engineering and technology university located in Mandi, Himachal Pradesh. It is one of the eight new Indian Institutes of Technology (IITs) established by the Ministry of Human Resource Development, Government of India under The Institutes of Technology (Amendment) Act, 2011 which declares these eight IITs. The Act was passed in the Lok Sabha on 24 March 2011 and by the Rajya Sabha on 30 April 2012.
24th February, 2009 : Foundation stone was laid
27th July, 2009 : First Classes started at IIT Mandi
16th November, 2009 : Transit campus was handed over by the H.P. Govt. to IIT Mandi
15th January, 2010 : Prof. Timothy A. Gonsalves joined as Founding Director of IIT Mandi
2nd February, 2010 : Website of IIT Mandi was activated.
24th February, 2010: 1st Foundation day.
19th March, 2010: First contract staff member Ms. Chandan Sharma joined IIT Mandi.
10th May, 2010: First regular staff member Mr. Rajat Sharma joined IIT Mandi.
8th June, 2010: First faculty member Dr.Aniruddha Chakraborty joined IIT Mandi.
22nd September, 2010: Book Nook Inauguration.
24th February, 2011: 2nd Foundation day
24th February, 2012 3rd Foundation day.
5th May, 2012: 1st Industry – Academia Interaction in Himachal Pradesh.
29th June, 2012: National Programme on Technology Enhanced Learning (NPTEL) Visit.
23rd September, 2012: 1st batch shifts to Kamand.
24th February, 2013: 4th Foundation day.
9th March, 2013: MHRD Visit.
20th October, 2013: 1st Convocation.
24th February, 2014: 5th Foundation day.
23rd May, 2014: Academia Interaction Conclave .
24th February, 2015: 6th Foundation Day.
15th March, 2015: 2nd Covocation.
24th February, 2016: 7th Foundation Day.
10th October, 2016: 4th Convocation.
15th May, 2016: Technology and Business Innovation at IIT Mandi.
26th March 2016: 153rd Director’s Meet.
24th February, 2017: 8th Foundation day.
7th October, 2017: 5th Covocation.
24th February, 2018: 9th Foundation Day.
22nd-23rd October, 2018: 3rd Himachal Pradesh Science Congress.
29th October, 2018: 6th Convocation.