About Organisers

About Organisers


Over the years since its inception, Jawaharlal Nehru University has earned for itself the prestigious banner of being a premier university with the unique model of interdisciplinary teaching and research. JNU has been in the forefront of multidisciplinary research on several critical issues that India faces be it in health, education, environment, energy, national security, defence, fundamental sciences, and social sciences. It has a proud tradition of policy research and has produced a distinct body of knowledge in major fields. The Institute is committed to consistently promote and maintain the higher standards of education in our country striving to be at par with global excellence. The contribution of students and faculty has been outstanding in building this heritage of Jawaharlal Nehru University. In addition, JNU has produced eminent leaders in the fields of politics, bureaucracy, science and civil society. Coming from all walks of life and from different regions of the country and abroad, JNU community strives together to provide an enabling environment for all to achieve their full potential.


A National Movement for Women, by women, of women (initiation of Vijnana Bharti VIBHA) pursuing a holistic approach in rejuvenating our society, through conspicuous change in societal mind-set so that both men and women can come together and complement each other for a progressive future. SHAKTI tries to ensure the involvement of women from various fraternities to formulate and design the beneficial mechanisms and systems for the various women empowerment, with the efficient and proven contrivance of Science and Technology. SHAKTI has been progressively spreading its wings to almost all states in India and aspiring global reach.


UBA is a national flagship program of the Ministry of Human Resource DeveLopment (MHRD), hosted and coordinated by IIT Delhi. It is inspired by the vision of transformational change in rural development processes by leveraging knowledge institutions to help build the architecture of an Inclusive India. Its mission is to enable higher educational institutions to work with the people of rural India in identifying development & challenges and evolving appropriate solutions for accelerating sustainable growth. It also aims to create a virtuous cycle between society and academic system by providing knowledge and practices for emerging professions and to upgrade the capabilities of both.