Regional Workshop on Research and Opportunities

October 27-28, 2018

NISER Bhubaneswar

The workshop is open to post-graduate students, research fellows, college and university teachers and researchers from the states of Eastern India. It will however, have a special focus on women participants. The aim of the workshop is to promote larger partcipation of women in Mathematics education and encourage them to choose Mathematics as a profession.

During the one-and-a-half day workshop, Mathematicians from different parts of the country will deliver lectures on wide range of topics which will expose participants to glimpses of modern Mathematics. The lectures will be expository in nature making them accessible to a wide audience. There will also be a discussion on career opportunities in mathematics. Young researchers will be encouraged to interact with senior mathematicians, and will have an opportunity to present their mathematical work in the form of posters.

The workshop will be funded by the National Board for Higher Mathematics (NBHM), DAE, Govt. of India.

Who are eligible to apply

Mathematics M.Sc. Students, Ph.D. students, postdocs, college/university faculty members from the eastern part of India (mainly , Andhra Pradesh, Bihar, Chattisgarh, Jharkhand, Odisha, Telangana and West Bengal).

How to apply

To apply online, click here
(M.Sc/Ph.D. students are required to arrange for a recommendation letter to be directly sent to on or before August 31, 2018)

Last date to apply

August 31, 2018.


  • Sasmita Barik, IIT Bhubaneswar​
  • Mahuya Datta ISI Kolkata (Convener, IWM Executive Committee member)
  • Sutanu Roy, NISER Bhubaneswar;
  • Riddhi Shah, JNU, New Delhi (IWM Executive Committee Chair)​

Contact Us:

Dr. Sutanu Roy
School of Mathematical Sciences
NISER Bhubaneswar, Jatni 752050
Odisha, INDIA
Phone: 0674-249-4094
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