TOP DONORS OF IIT ROORKEE





Dr. Ajit Singhvi
  • Donated Rs. 1.50 crores (15 Million INR) to establish “Dr. Ajit Singhvi Chair Professionship” at IIT Roorkee.
  • UK based Indian Philanthropist, Management Thinker, Alumnus of Harward Business School.
  • URL : http://singhvi-free-education.blogspot.com/?m=1.

Dr. Maheshwar P. Varshney
  • Donated Rs. 1.11 crores (11.1 Million INR) to be utilized for
  • 1. Dr. Maheshwar P. Varshney Smart Grid Lab,
    2. Dr. Maheshwar P. Varshney Fellowship for Ph.D. students.
    3. Dr. Maheshwar P. Varshney Honorific Lecture.
  • IITR Alumnus – B.E Electrical Engg., 1949 (First Batch).
  • Ex-Professor, IIT Kharagpur; MNIT Allahabad & permanent United Nations Pensioner.

Dr. Shamsher Prakash
  • Pledged to create a corpus of Rs. 2 crores, already donated Rs. 1.19 crores (11.9 Million INR) for “Shamsher Prakash Resarch Awards” in the field of Soil Dynamics at IITR.
  • US based IITR Alumnus – B.E. Civil Engineering, 1954. Distinguished Member ASCE, Founder of SP foundation, Conduct Yoga classes worldwide.
  • URL : http://www.yoga10.org/about-the-founder/.

Mr. Mohinder L. Nayyar
  • Donated Rs. 65 lacs (6.5 Million INR) for the following Awards:
    1. “Nayyar Award for Excellence in Communication”
    2. “Suri Travel Grant” to students for presenting technical papers in International Conferences.
  • US based IITR Alumnus – B.E. Mechanical Engineering, 1966; Registered professional engineer, Virginia.
  • URL : http://mohinayyar.org/mohinayyar/http://mohinayyar.org/.

Class Gift by Alumni of 1992 batch
Alumni of 1992 batch made a class gift of Rs. 1.11 Crore (11.1 Million INR) during their Silver jubilee Reunion held in November 2017 for the following purpose:
  • One James Thomason Scholarship @ Rs. 25,000/- per month for a JEE entrant with All India Rank up to 300. This would be known as “James Thomason Scholarship (Sponsored by 92 Batch)”.
  • Five Merit Cum Means Scholarships to deserving students @ Rs. 1000 per month. The scholarship would be known as “92 Batch Student Scholarship (92BSS)”.
  • One Chair Professorship for faculty, which would be known as “92 Batch Chair Professor (92BCP)”, for the period of six years.



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