Global Initiative of Academic Networks (GIAN)

Government of India approved a new program titled Global Initiative of Academic Networks (GIAN) in Higher Education aimed at tapping the talent pool of scientists and entrepreneurs, internationally to encourage their engagement with the institutes of Higher Education in India so as to augment the country's existing academic resources, accelerate the pace of quality reform, and elevate India's scientific and technological capacity to global excellence.

The local GIAN Co-ordinator will request proposals from faculty from IITM. The format for submitting one (or) two weeks GIAN course proposals is available, can be downloaded.