Ministry join hands with IIT Kharagpur to promote Make in India

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IIT Kharagpur and Dept. of Heavy Industries, Ministry of Heavy Industries & Public Enterprises, Govt. of India join hands to boost Make in India

In a move to step-up the Make in India initiative, the Department of Heavy Industry under the Ministry of Heavy Industries & Public Enterprises has partnered with IIT Kharagpur proposing to set up a Center of Excellence on Advanced Manufacturing for Heavy Industries. The Department aims to have Modern, Healthy and Robust Auto, Heavy Engineering, Heavy Electrical & Capital Goods Sectors and Self-reliant & Growth Oriented Public Sector Undertakings. However, to achieve these, there is a critical requirement of extensive research in the area of advanced manufacturing encompassing innovations in product development, process development, and ecosystem generation. 

This is where the Department is collaborating with IIT Kharagpur which has over the years excelled in the field of Advanced Manufacturing. The