National Engineer’s Day: Mr. Visvesvaraya’s birthday is celebrated every year on September 15 as Engineer’s Day for his contribution to the development of India.
Engineer’s Day 2021
NEW DELHI: Sir Mokshagundam Visvesvaraya’s birthday is celebrated every year today, September 15, as Engineer’s Day. Also known as “Sir MV”, he played an important role in the development of the country and was awarded the Bharat Ratna Prize in 1955.
Visvesvaraya founded the University Visvesvaraya College of Engineering, Bangalore Agricultural University; led the creation of the Krishnaraja Sagar dam and worked for flood disaster management.
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Find out how IITs and other technical institutes are celebrating Engineer’s Day 2021.
IIT Delhi, IIT Bombay
Indian Institute of Technology Delhi and National Academy of Sciences of India are co-hosting an event to celebrate Engineer’s Day 2021 in which IIT Bombay professor Tarun Kant will deliver a lecture. He will receive the Brahma Prakash Medal, announced IIT Delhi.
IIT Delhi said on Twitter: “On National Engineer’s Day, Professor Tarun Kant, Professor Emeritus, Civil Engg. iitbombay will present a # institute conference (online) entitled “Evolution of Macro-Mechanics of Laminated Composites”
On the occasion of National Engineer’s Day, Professor Tarun Kant, Professor Emeritus, Civil Engg. @iitbombay offer an institute #Conference (online) entitled “Evolution of the macro-mechanics of laminated composites”.
Join us LIVE: https://t.co/kdrTYAbHK7
Sep 15, 2021; 3:00 p.m. (IST) pic.twitter.com/duzwtwBRKO
– IIT Delhi (@iitdelhi) September 13, 2021
IIT Jodhpur will celebrate Engineer’s Day 2021 by hosting a workshop on NEP 2020.
“#IITJodhpur will organize a #NEP2020 #Workshop and #IIT action points on the occasion of Engineers’ Day (September 15, 2021). Join us live at – https://youtube.com/watch?v=ERc6WI_u75A #EngineersDay #Workshop # NationalEducationPolicy2020 EduMinOfIndia, ”IIT Jodhpur said in a social media post.
– Indian Institute of Technology Jodhpur (@iitjodhpur) September 13, 2021
IIT Goa, IIT Bhubaneswar
IIT Goa will host a series of lectures to celebrate National Engineering Day 2021 during which IIT Bhubaneswar Professor SK Sarangi will deliver a lecture.
“Lecture by Prof. SK Sarangi, IIT Bhubaneswar Institute Lecture Series” Cryogenics – Uncommon Technology for Common Man “. Engineers Day – September 15, 2021 (4:00 PM, online), ”said IIT Goa.
Intervention of Professor SK Sarangi, IIT Bhubaneswar
“Cryogenics – An Uncommon Technology for the Common Man”
Institute lecture series
Engineers Day – September 15, 2021 (4 p.m., online) pic.twitter.com/fhC63w0vwm
– Indian Institute of Technology, Goa (@IITGoaofficial) September 12, 2021
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