Continuing Education Programme

About the Cell

IIEST, Shibpur, through its active and vibrant Continuing Education Program (CEP) Cell makes an honest attempt to come up with a plethora of academic outreach activities to keep pace with the growth in science and technology and the shifts in policy, governance and management, and appropriately train the vital manpower to be able to handle the needs of cutting-edge research in both academia and industry. The aim of the academic outreach activities is to provide learners, from different cross-sections of the society, portray the opportunities of gaining knowledge and/or to develop skill conducive for professional growth. The Cell looks forward to the industry-academia collaborative ventures for furthering the cause of education, research and training.

The activity of the Cell includes organizing Conferences / Workshops / Seminars etc. focusing on current and relevant topics and encompassing an audience from varied spheres of life.

The CEP Cell attempts to cater the needs of faculty members associated with the home institute, as well as those, from other academic institutions by creating a platform to host regularly a number of short-term courses across a varied number of disciplines that bring into force the cutting-edge developments in the upcoming domains of Engineering, Science, Technology and Management.

The Cell promotes the Departments, School, Centers and other units involved in research, education and training to organize academic outreach activities like Conferences, Workshops, Symposia, Short-term courses, Training programs, Internship programs and activities similar to these and oversees the smooth conduct of all such programs. To make all such programs structured and focused the Cell has set of well-documented guidelines that enable the stakeholders to conduct the programs smoothly.

The CEP Cell is instrumental in providing the necessary logistics and the administrative support to run all such outreach programs.

In the recent times, the CEP Cell has played a crucial role in continuing the outreach programs by promoting and providing the necessary technical support to organize Webinars.

The institute has a set of well-defined guidelines for carrying out online and offline academic outreach programs to enable the organizers to arrange and conduct the programs smoothly with the support of the CEP Cell.

The entire administrative protocol associated with the CEP Cell of the institute gets routed through the Office of the Dean (Research & Consultancy), IIEST, Shibpur.

Academic Programs

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Contact Us

Regarding any query, please contact:

(1) Professor Sudip Kumar Chattopadhyay
Coordinator, CEP Cell
E-mail: and
Mb. No.: 9433144725

(2) Dr. Chinmoy Bhattacharya
Associate Dean (Research and Consultancy)
Mb. No.: 9830459041

(3) Professor Subhasis Bhaumik
Dean (Research and Consultancy)
Mb. No.: 9836044278