"Where the mind is without fear and the head is held high" - Rabindranath Tagore

Women Welfare Cell (WCC)

A committee constituted by IIT Bhubaneswar in order to

  • promote a healthy working environment for all our female staff, students and faculty
  • work towards building a gender-sensitized environment at our institute
  • organize workshops and awareness programmes at regular intervals towards building a gender-neutral workplace

The WGRC comprises of the following members:

1 Dr. Remya Neelancherry, Asst. Prof., SIF  Chair person
2 Dr. Debalina Ghosh, Asst. Prof.,SES Member
3 Dr. Amrita Satapathy, Asst. Prof., HSS&M Member
4 Dr. Chandrashekhar Narayan Bhende, Asso. Prof., SES Member
5 Dr Srinivas Bhaskar Karanki, Asst. Prof.,SES Member
6 Mrs. Nibedita Patnaik, Jr. Superintendent Member

You can contact Chairperson, WCC at chairperson.wgrc@iitbbs.ac.in.

Workshops/Training attended:

  • Ms. Vineeta Patnaik, Student Counsellor and Ms.Nidhi Yadav, a research scholar attended the first  One  day workshop organised by the Police Commissionerate Bhubaneswar-Cuttack region onWomen Security: Challenges and the Road Ahead” on May 15, 2015 at their Headquarter in Bhubaneswar. 
  • Dr. Asmita Shukla and Dr. Seema Bahinipati attended the 34th – 2 Day Residential Training Programme on “THE SEXUAL HARASSMENT OF WOMEN AT WORKPLACE (PREVENTION, PROHIBITION AND REDRESSAL) ACT, 2013” on September 15 & 16, 2014 at The Solitaire Hotel, # 3, Kumara Krupa Road, Madhavnagar, Bengaluru.

Events organized by WGRC:

WGRC Student Representative Team 2016-17

Shreya Sharma Coordinator
Surendra Kumar Joshi Assistant Coordinator
Abhishek Dawachya Assistant Coordinator
Kasukurthi Rohit Assistant Coordinator
Dipti Tamang Assistant Coordinator
Madhusmita Nanda Assistant Coordinator

Internal Complaints Committee (ICC)