Wednesday, February 28, 2024
HomeNationalIIT Guwahati: Home to linguistic diversity and inclusive learning - World News...

IIT Guwahati: Home to linguistic diversity and inclusive learning – World News Network

Guwahati (Assam) [India], September 20 (ANI): The campus of the Indian Institute of Technology Guwahati houses students and residents from over 28 states and Union Territories of India and more than eight countries around the world. This brings a unique mix of national and international culture and traditions to the campus, said IIT officials.
“Indian Institute of Technology Guwahati is proud to have its students and residents from different parts of the country and the world. This brings a unique mix of national and international culture and traditions to the campus,” said a press release issued by the IIT Guwahati said.
Currently students, faculty, and other residents of IIT Guwahati include natives from Andhra Pradesh, Arunachal Pradesh, Assam, Bihar, Chandigarh, Chhattisgarh, Delhi, Gujarat, Haryana, Jharkhand, Karnataka, Kerala, Madhya Pradesh, Maharashtra, Manipur, Meghalaya, Nagaland, Odisha, Pondicherry. Punjab, Rajasthan, Tamil Nadu. Telangana, Tripura. Uttar Pradesh, Uttarakhand, Uttaranchal, and West Bengal, among others.
Along with this, the Institute is also home to students from Japan, Nepal, Bhutan, Nigeria, Sudan, Bangladesh, Indonesia, Ethiopia etc countries.
Speaking about the linguistic and cultural diversity at IIT Guwahati, Parameswar K Iyer, Director, IIT Guwahati, said, “At IIT Guwahati we embrace the tapestry of cultural and lingual diversity while working together to lead the country’s goal of Ek Bharat Shrestha Bharat.”
Pranav Nair, a BTech student in Computer Science and Engineering who never let cerebral palsy limit his dreams said,” Persist to land the dream career and life you aimed for. For me, it was to have my unique voice heard in the halls of knowledge and beautiful nature walks in the fields of IIT Guwahati.”
Protiva Adhikary, a PhD student from Bangladesh said, “IIT Guwahati is more than just a university; it’s a place where diverse minds converge, creating a bridge to a world of opportunities and a colourful mosaic of academic excellence, cultural fusion, and language variations.”
Sanasam Ranbir Singh, Head of the Centre for Linguistic Science and Technology, IIT Guwahati said,” At the Centre for Linguistic Science and Technology, IIT Guwahati, we engage in various research activities for developing technologies for the indigenous languages in India towards achieving the goal of Ek Bharat Shrestha Bharat.
The centre is also executing projects on developing language technologies and digital preservation of some of the indigenous languages, dialects, heritages and cultures of North East India, and aiming for a world-class resource and technological specialised centre to promote studies and research on diversified linguistic, cultural and heritage values of North East India.”
IIT Guwahati aims to nurture excellence of thoughts, creating and disseminating preserving knowledge for societal aspirations across language barriers.
To promote language diversity and culture on the campus, IIT Guwahati celebrates Matribhasha Diwas (World Mother Tongue Day) each year on the 21st of February.
During this celebration, the Institute organises multiple student events such as an Essay writing competition, and Kavi Sammelan (poetry session), among others. As a result, the Institute has recorded entries in multiple languages such as Hindi, English, Assamese, Bengali, Oriya, Tamil, and Telugu, among others. (ANI)


Disclaimer: This story is auto-generated from a syndicated feed of ANI; only the image & headline may have been reworked by News Services Division of World News Network Inc Ltd and Palghar News and Pune News and World News


Paris Appreciation Awards

Read More

World Polls

Read More

Short News

Read More

Indian Bureaucrats

Read More

World Talent Management

Read More

World Brand Ambassadors

Read More

Film Critics

Read More

Influencers

Read More

Video Press Release

Read More

podcasts Press Release

Read More

Social Media

Read More

Colleges Press Release

Read More

Business Press Release

Read More

Critics Press Release

Read More

Fashion Marketing Press Releases

Read More

Gaming Press Release

Read More

Finance Press Release Distribution

Read More

Creative Press Release

Read More

Animals Press Release

Read More

Tech News Press Release

Read More

Cryptomarket Press Release

Read More

Fitness News Press Release

Read More

Gadgets Press Release

Read More

Gardening Press Release

Read More

Stockmarket Press Release

Read More

Product Reviewers and Marketing

Read More

Crypto Press Release Distribution

Read More

Film Festivals Marketing

Read More

India Real Estate Marketing

Read More

Indian Medical Tourism

Read More

Travel Marketing Press Release

Read More

Health Marketing Press Release

Read More

Events Marketing Press Release

Read More

Restaurants Marketing Press Release

Read More

City Business Listing

Read More

World Import Export

Read More

PR Franchise

Read More

Radio Press Release Distribution

Read More

Movies Distribution

Read More

RELATED ARTICLES

LEAVE A REPLY

Please enter your comment!
Please enter your name here

Most Popular

Recent Comments

Paris Appreciation Awards

Read More

World Polls

Read More

Short News

Read More

Indian Bureaucrats

Read More

World Talent Management

Read More

World Brand Ambassadors

Read More

Film Critics

Read More

Influencers

Read More

Video Press Release

Read More

podcasts Press Release

Read More

Social Media

Read More

Colleges Press Release

Read More

Business Press Release

Read More

Critics Press Release

Read More

Fashion Marketing Press Releases

Read More

Gaming Press Release

Read More

Finance Press Release Distribution

Read More

Creative Press Release

Read More

Animals Press Release

Read More

Tech News Press Release

Read More

Cryptomarket Press Release

Read More

Fitness News Press Release

Read More

Gadgets Press Release

Read More

Gardening Press Release

Read More

Stockmarket Press Release

Read More

Product Reviewers and Marketing

Read More

Crypto Press Release Distribution

Read More

Film Festivals Marketing

Read More

India Real Estate Marketing

Read More

Indian Medical Tourism

Read More

Travel Marketing Press Release

Read More

Health Marketing Press Release

Read More

Events Marketing Press Release

Read More

Restaurants Marketing Press Release

Read More

City Business Listing

Read More

World Import Export

Read More

PR Franchise

Read More

Radio Press Release Distribution

Read More

Movies Distribution

Read More