Continuing education center of IIT Roorkee was established in 1955 for the promotion of knowledge upgradation activity in our country by organizing refresher/specialist courses for in-service technical and professional person from various Govt./Semi Govt. organisations, public and private undertakings, research institutions and industries. The center conducts about 60 to 70 short terms courses (sponsored by different agencies/organisation) in continuing education every year in various disciplines of management, engineering, science and technology in which the professionals are trained from all parts of the country as well as from the neighbour countries. Courses organized by this Centre are innovative, accessible and stimulating and address to the current needs of the professionals. Courses are being organised through the technical expertise available in the departments and centres of the Institute. Experts from industries and R&D organisations are also invited to deliver lectures wherever necessary.
Centre organizes the courses in the beautiful campus of the Institute and also outside the Institute in consultancy as well as in sponsored mode that respond to client’s continuing professional development needs.The Centre is fully equipped with the facility of conference hall, accommodation, dining and recreation.
A front line centre in science, engineering , technology and management making significant contributions to human resource development envisaging dynamic needs of the professionals.
To establish a center for imparting technical education through technological interventions for the economic development of the country.
• To create opportunity for gaining experience and more knowledge in a particular field. • To create awareness in the technical community regarding the advances in their area of interest and expertise of IITR. • To provide a platform for interaction of Faculty, Consultants, Industries and users. • To provide an opportunity to study at IIT Roorkee for a short period of time. • To provide requisite inputs for improvements.
Courses in last Five years
Participants who enroll in our courses are interested in lifelong learning. Many participants attend courses to develop professional skills, many because they love learning and many for both of these reasons.
The participant of the courses are in-service technical persons from various Govt./Semi Govt. organisations, public and private undertakings, research institutions and industries.
The fee of each course may vary according to the duration of course, subject area and number of participants etc.
CEC is organizing courses at three campuses of IIT Roorkee i.e. Roorkee , Saharanpur and GNEC campus. Also, courses are organised at sponsorers' location/industry as well as via online mode using various e-learning platforms.