-> Implement sustainable green energy technologies at IIT Guwahati. Our preliminary emphasis would be on Solar, Biomass and Bio-gas technologies.
->Foster Green R&D at IITG.
->Inspire, motivate and catalyze the reduction of carbon foot print at the campus.
->To put at place an ambitious solid waste management policy at the campus.
->To develop an efficient Toxic/Hazardous waste management policy at IITG campus.
Indian Institute of Technology Guwahati, the sixth member of the IIT fraternity, was established in 1994. The academic programme of IIT Guwahati commenced in 1995. At present the Institute has eleven departments and five inter-disciplinary academic centres covering all the major engineering, science and humanities disciplines, offering BTech, BDes, MA, MDes, MTech, MSc and PhD programmes. Within a short period of time, IIT Guwahati has been able to build up world class infrastructure for carrying out advanced research and has been equipped with state-of-the-art scientific and engineering instruments. Indian Institute of Technology Guwahati's campus is on a sprawling 285 hectares plot of land on the north bank of the river Brahmaputra around 20 kms. from the heart of the city.
1. Ranked 7 for Engineering by NIRF 2018.
2. Ranked 6 for Engineering by India Today 2018.
3. The Central Library, one of the important central facilities of the Institute, currently has a collection of over 1,17,000 items including 2605 subscribed online journals and magazines.
4. In India, among engineering colleges, it ranked 7th by India Today in 2017 and 8th by The Week. It was ranked 7th among engineering colleges in India by the National Institutional Ranking Framework in 2018 and 12 overall.