The Technical Festivals of IITs are etymological may be tough to pronounce but they are the most popular festivals of IITs and every year their popularity is increasing in geometric proportion. These Tech festivals have got takers not only from local students also from other Institutes in abroad.
Every IITs organize their Tech festivals at different times of the year according to their advantages.
Technex -IIT Varanasi
This three days annual extravaganza techno-management annual festival which held in late Feb - early March is the one of the biggest festivals of Varanasi. The campus of the IIT agog with a plethora of activities like different competitions, workshops and guest lectures and several social outreach initiatives.
Exodia IIT Mandi-
Three days Exotica is one of the biggest events of the Himalayan Himachal region and attracts a lot of crowd from all over India. It is not only a tech festival but also showcase culture, cuisine and beauty of the region in its events.
Wissenaire IIT Bhubaneswar-
The tech-management festival of IIT Bhubaneswar is held in the Samantapuri campus of IIT Bhubaneswar in the third week of January every year. Technology, science, commerce, and management all combined to give it a new meaning every year. Quizzing talents, coding, designing, robotics, planning and testing the creativity find full expression here.
Techfest IIT Bombay-
Under the banner of Techfest festivals, a variety of events-competitions, exhibitions, lectures as well as workshops held. The festival was started in 1998 with the aim of providing a platform for its student community to develop their technical talent. With a footfall of 1.65 lakhs in its last edition, the festival has created a record of its sort. Students, academia, corporates and the general public from across the world throng here.
Tryst - IIT Delhi
IIT Delhi organizes its annual science and technology festival Tryst in February and March. The festival is well attended not only by students of IITs and NITs but also from students of other Indian engineering and science colleges.
Amalthea -IIT Gandhi Nagar-
The Annual tech festival of IIT Gandhi Nagar is Amalthea. Be it Conclave, Symposium, Exhibition, and Events- all these four main branches of the event gets full blossom here. Aimed at to bridge the gap between academia and industry here hosts of speakers from the corporate world share their knowledge and experience. The Festival showcases technology and products to the interested public. Besides that several technical and non-technical events are organized in the festivals. The dimension of the event has been increasing with lots of competitions with prize money awards
Techniche- IIT Guwahati-
The Annual Techno-Management festival of the Indian Institute of Technology Guwahati Techniche, is held in the first week of September and lasts for three days and four nights, had started in 1999. The festival is littered with techno-management events ranging from raging robotics to the corporate module to inspiring lecture series. It is also providing a platform to entrepreneurs, innovators, and technocrats to showcase their achievements and abilities.
Nvision IIT Hyderabad -
IIT Hyderabad Nvision has its begining 2011. It was one of the big technical festivals of IIT Hyderabad. Students start preparing for the festival several months ahead.
Fluxus IIT Indore-
IIT Indore Madhya Pradesh Fluxus. It is a combination of festivals, competition, lecture series and several events.
Techkriti IIT Kanpur-
It is an annual inter-collegiate technology and entrepreneurship festival that only showcase progress in technology and entrepreneurship. The festival was launched as to develop an interest in innovative in technology amongst the students.
Kshitij IIT Kharagpur-
Kshitij the annual techno-management fest of IIT Kharagpur is an admixture of diversified competitions, lectures, interactive talks, exhibitions, workshops and exuberant nights etc. It also showcases the talent and expertise of students and gets overwhelming
participation from the student community all over the world.
Shaastra IIT Madras-
Shaastra is the first event in the world to be ISO 9001:2000 certified for its quality. This annual technical festival of the IIT Madras provides students a platform to showcase their scientific and engineering talents.
Celesta IIT Patna-
IIT Patna Bihar organizes Celesta. Though comparatively new it is getting popular because of innovation ideas and well organized.
Ignus IIT Jodhpur-
IIT Jodhpur's annual festival Ignus is the second largest technical festival of Asia. It recent concludes 13th edition consisted of an over 200 events and hosted 2,500 guest students, in addition to about 8,000 students from different institutes and colleges from different parts of Asia.
Cognizance IIT Roorkee-
It is a mega event of International dimension. Here students not only exchange their ideas but also carry forward the legacy of their name.