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AICTE-INAE Distinguished Visiting Professorship Scheme

Distinguished Engineers
Engineer Scientists
Visiting Professorship
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The Indian National Academy of Engineering (INAE) launched a Distinguished Visiting Professorship (DVP) Scheme jointly with All India Council for Technical Education (AICTE) in 1999.The Scheme envisages promotion of industry-institute interaction by facilitating the dissemination of knowledge through the expertise of experienced and knowledgeable personsfrom industry to integrate their rich industrial experience with technical education. The Scheme has received very enthusiastic response from industry and engineering research institutions over the years. Since the year 2018, the scheme has also been made applicable to all retired INAE Fellows.
The Distinguished Visiting Professor under the scheme will:
  • Deliver lectures on the state-of-art of Industry, industrial ambience and R&D needs of the industry to the students and faculty of AICTE approved engineering colleges/ institutions only.
  • Guide student projects/ theses of interest to industry.
  • Help curriculum development, keeping in view, the changing industrial needs.
  • Develop cooperative undergraduate and postgraduate programmes with industry having potential benefits to faculty, students and Industry.
  • Take up any other activities for the mutual benefit of engineering institutions and industry.

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