The primary objective of this National Conference is to provide a platform to scientists, researchers, academicians, industry people and students to contemplate on the ongoing research in applied science and engineering from the perspective of its contribution towards sustainable development and betterment of the society. The deliberations will be aimed at discussing and highlighting the role of current trends in science and technology in meeting global challenges and the emerging scenario vis-a-vis future trends in this direction.
Dr. B. R. Ambedkar National Institute of Technology, Jalandhar (erstwhile REC Jalandhar), was established in the year 1987 and attained the status of National Institute of Technology on October 17, 2002. As National Institute of Technology, the Institute has a responsibility of providing high quality technical education in Engineering and Technology to produce competent technical manpower for the country. The institute offers B. Tech. Programmes in twelve disciplines of Engineering and Technology along with the Research Programmes leading to M. Sc, M. Tech. and Ph. D. degrees. The institute has signed Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) with many prestigious Institutes such as Ecole Centrale de Lille, France, University of Johanessburg, South Africa, along with other Universities abroad including UK, USA and Canada for the mutual academic exchange program and further strengthening of the academics and research.
The Department of Chemistry, Physics, Mathematics and Humanities & Management offer M Sc, MBAand PhD programmes in their respective disciplines. The departments are involved in advanced research and other scientific activities on a regular basis. The Department of Chemistry has also been selected as ‘DST-FIST' sponsored Department. The departments have the state-of-the-art UG, PG, research facilities and laboratories. The faculty members are actively involved in high value research projects sponsored/funded by DST, CSIR, BRNS, IUAC, DRDO & TEQIPetc. The main aim is to build a rich intellectual potential embedded with inter-disciplinary knowledge, human values and professional ethics among the youth, aspirant of becoming Engineers, Technologists and Managers so that they contribute to society and create a niche for themselves.