TIH-IoT CHANAKYA Faculty & Chair Professor Fellowship Program 2023 (1)

Call For Proposal

About TIH Foundation for IoT & IoE (TIH-IoT)

TIH Foundation for IoT & IoE (TIH-IoT) has been setup as a Section-8 company (not-for-profit) by IIT Bombay under the National Mission on Interdisciplinary Cyber-Physical Systems (NM-ICPS), being implemented by the Department of Science and Technology (DST), Government of India. Technology Innovation Hub for IoT & IoE (TIH-IoT) at IIT Bombay is focusing on creating a self-sustaining innovation continuum by fostering translational research for technology & product development, building highly knowledgeable human resources, and a vibrant start-up ecosystem, in the technology vertical of the Internet of Things (IoT). The goal is to help India become a pioneer in technology-led economic growth and prepare the country to be the world leader in the technology arena

About the Program

To honour & provide support as well as to gain knowledge and guidance in research from the expertise in the domain of CPS, the Faculty Fellowship and the Chair Professor program are introduced by TIH-IoT. The TIH-IoT CHANAKYA Faculty Fellow and TIH-IoT CHANAKYA Chair Professor are distinguished positions for academia and industry professionals (including Professor of Practice) having rich industrial experience. They are highly valued in academic circles due to the prestige attached to them on the one hand and to the contribution, the faculty makes during their tenure, on the other.

Faculty from Centrally Funded Technical Institutes (CFTIs) and IITs or industry professionals, who have demonstrated excellence in research through technology development, patents, and publications in top-tier journals/conferences, in the broad domain of Cyber-Physical Systems are encouraged to apply for this program. These awards are meant for faculty and industry experts who are interested in playing a leadership role in their areas of research and working closely with the TIH-IoT.

Potential areas of research interest for the TIH-IoT include, but are not limited to:

Application Areas Technology Areas
Agriculture Sensors
Healthcare Network and Communication
Industrial IoT Cloud Computing
Security Systems Secured Edge Computing
Smart Education Smart Actuator System
Smart Cities Software based projects (IoT Platform and applications)
- Security

Role and Responsibilities :

1. TIH-IoT CHANAKYA Faculty Fellow (Academia)

2. TIH-IoT CHANAKYA Chair Professor (Academia and Industry Professional/ Professor of Practice)


1. TIH-IoT CHANAKYA Faculty Fellow

2.1 TIH-IoT CHANAKYA Chair Professor (Academia)

2.2 TIH-IoT CHANAKYA Chair Professor (Industry Professional/Professor of Practice)


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Last date to apply: January 22, 2024

Eligibility Criteria

1. TIH-IoT CHANAKYA Faculty Fellow (Academia)

2. TIH-IoT CHANAKYA Chair Professor (Academia/Industry Professional/Professor of Practice)

How to Apply

The applicant should submit the following:

Note: Please apply in separate application form in case of applying for more than one position.


For any queries related to the application process please write to us at


Only shortlisted applicants will be notified/informed through email. The decision of the TIH-IoT committee for screening, selection, approval, and funding support will be final.

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