Innovation Cell

Innovation Cell

Institute’s Innovation Cell (IIC) of Gandhi Institute for Education and Technology established to inculcate the culture of Technical Innovation among-st the students with the help of Faculty members. The foremost purpose of the cell is to encourage, inspire and nurture young students by supporting them to work with new ideas and transform them into prototypes during their course of technical education.


To establish a platform to develop cognitive abilities among the students and create a vibrant innovative environment in the Institute

Vision (As laid down by the MHRD, Govt. of India)

  • To conduct various innovation and entrepreneurship-related activities in time bound fashion.
  • Identify and reward innovations and share success stories.
  • Organize periodic workshops/ seminars/ interactions with entrepreneurs, investors, professionals and create a mentor pool for student innovators.
  • Network with peers and national entrepreneurship development organizations.
  • Create an Institution’s Innovation portal to highlight innovative projects carried out by institution’s faculty and students.
  • Organize Hackathons, idea competition, mini challenges etc. with the involvement of industries.

Benefits of joining IIC’s Network

  • No major capital investment required for establishing IIC as it will make use of existing local ecosystem.
  • Students/Faculty associated with IIC will get exclusive opportunity to participate in various Innovation related initiatives and competitions organized by MHRD.
  • Win exciting Prizes/Certificates every month.
  • Meet/Interact with renowned Business Leaders and top-notch academicians.
  • Opportunity to nurture and prototype new ideas.
  • Mentoring by Industry Professionals.
  • Experimentation with new/latest technologies.

Certificate from MHRD’s Innovation Cell, Government of India Organization

Initiatives & Activities

  • Under the aegis of this cell, various activities have been organized which gives real time exposure to the students and provide them a platform to showcase and implement their practical learning.
  • It aims to enable students to acquire knowledge through practical learning experience and apply that knowledge to prepare electronic model/circuits for various technical purposes.
  • The cell also encourages students to come up with working engineering models and projects which are helpful to the society and that work towards the enhancement of safety and socio-economic conditions of the typical Indian society.
  • Many patents have been filed after the establishment of this cell and the Institute is progressing under the esteemed guidance of its high-quality faculty members.

Committee Members

Name and DesignationPosition
Prof.(Dr.)Sambit kumar Mishra,Dean R&DPresident
Prof.(Dr.)Animesh Chhotaray,Dean AcademicsConvenor
Prof. Jagadish Nayak ,Asst. Prof,MECHCoordinator
Prof.(Dr.)Sruti Ranjan Mishra,HOD,BSHInnovation Ambassador
Prof.(Dr) Soumya Ranjan Das,HOD,EE Innovation Ambassador
Prof. Sushil Kumar Pati ,Asst. Prof ,EE Innovation Ambassador
Prof. Nirmalendu Hota, Asst. Prof ,MECH Innovation Ambassador
Prof. Padmalochan Prusty, Asst. Prof.,MECH Innovation Ambassador
Prof. Trilokinath Mishra,Asst. Prof. ,MECH Innovation Ambassador
Prof. Abhijeet Satapathy, Asst. Prof., CIVIL Innovation Ambassador
Prof. Smita Ranee Barik,Asst. Prof. ,CSE Innovation Ambassador
Ananta kumar Jena,MECHStudent member
Pruthwiraj Pradhan Student member
Khitish Pradhan,MECH Student member
Suvendu Samal,ECE Student member
Karanjit Behera, Student member
Rahul Debnath,CIVIL Student member
Anshul Abhijeet Panigrahi,CSE Student member
Prajnasa Mishra,CSE Student member
Chittaranjan Tripathy,CSE Student member
Sandhya rani Patra,CIVIL Student member
Biswajit Parida,EACE Student member