IIT Guwahati celebrates its Alumni achievements and contributions through Alumni Awards 2020


The Institute awarded –

Ø  Outstanding Service Award to Mr. Ankit Nagori, Co-Founder CUREFIT, Bangalore

Ø  Young Alumni Achiever Award to Dr. Harpreet S. Dhillon, Associate Professor, Department of ECE, Virginia Tech, USA

Ø  Distinguished Alumni Award to Mr. Kiran Kumar Thota, Product Lead, Amazon AWS, President, PAN IIT USA


GUWAHATI,  : Indian Institute of Technology Guwahati recently celebrated Alumni Awards 2020 in recognition of its alumni network’s glorious professional achievements and contributions to the society. This award ceremony was organised by the Alumni and External Relations Office of the Institute in the esteemed presence of Prof. T. G. Sitharam, Director, IIT Guwahati, as the Chief Guest and Mr. Aman Mathur, the President, IIT Guwahati Alumni Association, as the Guest of Honor on 27th March 2021.

 Speaking during the award ceremony, Prof. T.G. Sitharam, Director, IIT Guwahati, said, “I congratulate our Alumni for their extraordinary achievements and success, and wish them the best for their future. It is a proud moment for me to announce that IIT Guwahati has created the Alumni Portal to bridge the gap and create a special bond between the current and former students of our prestigious Institute.” 

Alongside the Award ceremony, Prof. Sitharam also announced the future plans of establishing ‘IIT Guwahati Foundation’ in the USA and launching of an ‘IITG Alumni Newsletter’ which will be devoted exclusively for highlighting alumni achievements and activities of the campus.


Since its inception in 1994, IIT Guwahati has been working for academic excellence, reaching new heights in R&D, and continues to attract outstanding talent from around the world in the form of its students. Its vast reservoir of talent is now spreading its footprint everywhere showcasing the best that IITG has to offer. A major source of this recognition that the institute is garnering is through its alumni community who have ventured to different parts of India and the world to share and spread their knowledge, wisdom and expertise.