Techfest is the annual science and technology festival of the institute. This year Techfest is to be held from 14th Dec - 16th Dec, 2018. It also refers to the independent body of students who organize this event along with many other social initiatives and outreach programs around the year. Techfest is known for hosting a variety of events that include competitions, exhibitions, lectures as well as workshops.
Started in 1998 with the aim of providing a platform for the Indian student community to develop and showcase their technical prowess, it has now grown into Asia's Largest Science and Technology Festival with a footfall of 1.75 lakhs in its latest edition.
This year it promises an interesting line of speakers from Dalai Lama - honored with the Nobel Peace Prize for his struggle for the liberation of Tibet and the efforts for a peaceful resolution of the same, Simon Taufel - member of the ICC Elite Umpire Panel who has won ICC Umpire of the year 5 times among other speakers. Numerous exhibits, various workshops among various other events will be held in the campus to enthrall the audience that includes people from all over the world, including students, academia, corporates and the general public.