IIT (ISM)

Student Alumni & International Relations Cell

About Us

Office of International Relations & Alumni Affairs (IR&AA) is the primary co-ordinating center for communication, events and other activities on behalf of the Associate Dean, International Relations & Alumni Affairs (IR&AA). It is located in ISM, Dhanbad. The Office along with the Students' Alumni Cell and ISM Alumni Association (ISMAA) organizes the Annual Alumni Meet, Basant Samman, Distinguished Alumni Awards (during Convocation) and other alumni related events. The office is launching programmes such as Serve Your Alma Matter/ Student Mentorship Programmes for the overall institutional development, alumni connect and improved global ranking of the Institute. The IRAA Office strives to excel in International Relations & Alumni Affairs by creating an effective platform for the alumni, faculty and students of the Institute.

Pioneer in Earth Sciences and Engineering

IIT (ISM) has a long history of making remarkable contribution to the industries associated with Earth resources and energy. Since 1926, it has been providing technically skilled manpower to the energy sector. In addition to this, it has achieved significant milestones in the area of R&D studies directly benefitting the Energy sector. For a long period of time, IIT(ISM) has had a distinction and recognition of being the only educational institute in India which hosts all departments of earth sciences and engineering – Mining, Applied Geology, Applied Geophysics, Petroleum and Mineral Engineering. A glorious past marked with such distinction enables it to have an edge over other institutes of India when it comes to knowledge base and state-of-art facilities related to Earth Sciences and Engineering.

Collaboration with world reputed Universities

International collaboration between IIT(ISM) and world class Universities of US, Australia, Russia and Europe fosters excellent knowledge sharing with state-of-art equipment and interdisciplinary approaches. The institute and its counterpart partners abroad have longstanding commitment to academic research that benefits society.

Excellent Industry-Institute collaboration

The technology novelty of industrial innovation is positively related to the relationship between industry and institute. IIT(ISM) is among those few institutes which have been working closely with its industry partners with the objective of adding value to their products and services, with the larger goal of bringing in novel solutions for the society at large. The partnership with PSUs like CIL, BCCL, ONGC,OIL and many more is more than five decades old and strengthening further going forward. Such healthy collaborations have brought about some excellent cutting-edge laboratories and facilities to be established in the campus of IIT(ISM). In recent years, IIT(ISM) has tied up with reputed private companies too as industry partners. The MoUs with private players like IBM, Schlumberger, Reliance etc. are enabling IIT(ISM) to be equipped with advanced knowledge, technologies and software to educate and train the students.

News & Events

28 OCT
Israel Government Scholarship 2019-20

Online applications are invited under Israel Government Scholarships.

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29 OCT
Basant 2019

Annual Alumni Reunion, Basant will be organized on 3rd Feb. 2019

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31 OCT
SAIRC IIT (ISM)

Student Alumni and International Relation Cell (SAIRC) is inviting applications...

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Contact Us

IIT (ISM) Dhanbad



+91 3262235220, +919431711199



dean_iraa@iitism.ac.in