11th-13th March, 2016
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International Student Meet is a platform for students across the globe to interact with NITRians, sharing cultural insights and technological advances as well as competing to prove their might. ISM as a fest has fashioned its image as a leading college fest in India. It’s consistent success can be attributed to the unique and evolutionary nature of the fest. Each year, the fest is modelled around a theme which resounds the emotion of the various cultures that come together during the fest. The fest tries to trigger radical thinking and invigorate the fresh minds to break traditions and carve out a path of their own.
Envisioning the ancient technology of “Vasudeva Kutumkam” International Students’ Meet was planned as a platform for students across the globe to interact with NITRians, sharing their cultural insights and technological advances as well as competing to prove their might. It helps in giving the students a global outlook, making them aware of their culture in lieu with others and imbibing in them a spirit of righteous competition. ISM since it’s advent in 2011 had been a huge success and has continued to evolve as the flagship event of NIT Rourkela.
Churning dreams into reality since 1962, National Institute of Technology, Rourkela (erstwhile known as REC Rourkela), is one of the premier government engineering institute in the east. Abode to nearly 6000 students, faculty and staff, it has the 2nd largest campus in India. Well-equipped labs, aesthetically designed campus, an active Student Activity Centre, well connected network, large internet bandwidth of 20 Mbps and dedicated sport grounds help in the making of a NITRian into a responsible engineer of the future. Recent years have seen NITrians excelling in all fields, technical, cultural and sports alike, making it the recipient of National Education Leadership Award 2013.
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ISM NIT Rourkela has been the flaghship extravagant festival of NIT Rourkela with participation from all over the world and achieving exceptional platforms ever since its inception. ISM has been growing bigger with every passing year in terms of participation, infrastructure and logistics.The overwhelming crowd of such a high magnitude and the intermixing of different cultures from all over the world has helped us in endeavouring our dream a technological extravaganza. With such vastness and diversity, the hospitality of the guests is of paramount importance
We, at ISM,NIT Rourkela, constantly strive towards the satisfaction of each of our participants and we shall leave no stone unturned in fulfilling your needs of accommodation and security away from home.We strive to make your stay comfortable and your experience, a memorable one. Hospitality management would be one of the prime focuses of Team ISM 2015-16.
Hope to see you at International Students’ Meet 2015-16. We will be more than happy to receive your suggestions and queries.
Accommodation to the participants would be provided in the Halls of Residences of NIT Rourkela and it will be purely on a shared basis.These facilities would be separate for girls and boys.
Accommodation facility would be made available from 8 AM on 11th March, 2016 onwards and you would be required to vacate the room on or before 10 AM on 14th March, 2016. Accommodation will be available right after the registration is done.
NOTE: In case of any discrepancy, decision of Team ISM 2015-16 would be final and abiding to all.
NIT Rourkela is situated in Sector 2 of Rourkela, Odisha.
Rourkela is accessible by rail and road. By train, one may arrive at the Rourkela Station. An auto-rickshaw from the station to NIT Rourkela should cost you about Rs. 120. If you are arriving by bus, get off at the Sector 2 bus stop. Again, an auto-rickshaw can be hired for Rs. 80. Of course, auto prices are subject to number of people, time of the day and your bargaining skills. OLA facilities are also available in Rourkela.
For international students, You will need to first take a flight till the Netaji Subhas Chandra Bose International Airport (Kolkata Airport terminal) and consecutively a train from Kolkata to Rourkela. After reaching the Rourkela railway station you can hitch an auto ride till the institute which would cost you 120 INR.
In a Galaxy far far away, there was a conspiracy
a conspiracy to bring fun
a plan to entertain
a rebellion to bring people together
a Force to unite people across nations
revisiting the clash of the Sith Lords and the Jedi Knights
challenging the Force that kept them apart
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