Aakaar, IIT Bombay is the annual technical festival of Department of Civil Engineering, IIT Bombay. Aakaar has been working as a great platform for the students across the country to showcase and enhance their skills at the highest level since its inception in 2009. Aakaar is now Asia's largest civil engineering festival.

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There are many competitions held in Aakaar such as Civil Engineering Symposium, BridgeIt, ConquerIt, Civil Engineering national exhibition, Smart Pitch which let the students compete and enhance their practical knowledge. As a part of knowledge sharing endeavour, many software workshops are conducted viz, Etabs, Autodesk Civil 3D, StaadPro, BIM, Revit etc. National level Civil Engineering Quiz is conducted every year named CiviQ. And many more fun events are a part of Aakaar which makes the learning a fun. Be a part of Aakaar, IIT Bombay’s 11th edition on 16th-17th March 2019.


Aakaar IIT Bombay is proud to launch its third International Civil Engineering Symposium, with a prime motive of encouraging young research enthusiasts in the field of civil engineering to engage in vigorous research and take civil engineering to a whole new level. ICES IIT Bombay looks forward to bring together and support such talented and enthusiastic people.

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Learning to collaborate under the stress of a ticking clock is of critical importance to any Student and come out to shine. Here at AAKAAR, we provide such enthusiast to showcase their skills at the bigger stage and to clash with similar minds over problems provided by us. A diverse range of competitions to assess your competence as a civil engineer and gauge your logical skills, we give you just the right stimulus to outsmart your rivals. Be it intelligent structure designing, optimizing transport networks or insane quizzing contests - we have had it all and much more. This is your chance to make it large on the big stage!

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Events provide an opportunity to interact and get insight from pre-eminent industrialists and academicians through lecture series, Panel Discussion and opportunity to try your hands at professional softwares and also to visit the best equipped laboratories in the country and get creative with your knowledge to have fun with total strangers.

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The registration for accommodation for Aakaar 2019 has begun with OYO rooms as official accommodation partner.

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