The IUCEE will be recognizing individuals and institutions for their exceptional contribution in furthering IUCEE’s mission of transforming Engineering Education in India. Awards in eight different categories have been set-up.  For categories involving individual contribution, the award will include a cash prize, one-year free membership to JEET, and free registration at ICTIEE conference.

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General Guidelines:

  • Applications in each category will be evaluated using specific criteria for that award.
  • All claims must be supported by outcomes, credible data and/or evidence
  • Only participants from members of IUCEE Consortium Institutions (fees paid) are eligible.
  • Awards will be given only if the nominees meet the specified criteria or some exceptional achievement in a given category. 
  • Members, who have been previously awarded the IUCEE transformation award, can be re-nominated in the same category only after three years.
  • Winners are expected to attend the conference to receive the award. 
  • Nominees in each category will be recognized during the Award Ceremony
  • Nominations must be submitted at least 8 weeks before the conference. Winners of all awards will be notified by at least 3 weeks before the conference.

Nomination Process:

  • A special Nomination Form has been designed for the purpose (available at 
  • Self, the institution, a colleague or a student can submit nominations. 
  • Individuals nominating are advised to read the specific criteria for the concerned award.
  • Completed nomination forms must be received at least 8 weeks before the conference – 11th November, 2022.

Category 1: Teaching and Learning Centers (TLC)

Type of Award: – A Plaque, Rs.5000 per team (to spend as desired)

Criteria for Scoring: 

Criterion Marks
1.  Events organized by TLC under IUCEE banner

  1. Faculty Conclaves (Add photos, reports and website page images as evidence) 
  2. Faculty developments programs for the institute faculty 
  3. Help in implementing IUCEE programs
2.  TLC success story  (with concrete evidence)                

  1.  Innovative strategies/programs etc.
  2.  Percentage of faculty actively participating in TLC
  3.  Promotion of student development activities
3.  Community Outreach                                           

  1. Activities organized for helping/developing neighboring schools and colleges 
4.  Future plans                                                             

  1. Evidence of a proper review process for activities completed – including challenges, achievements and success 
  2. A well-developed road map for future goals 

Category 2: IUCEE International Engineering Educators Certification Program

Type of Award: – cash prize of Rs.2000, one year free membership to JEET, and free registration at ICTIEE conference.

Criteria for Scoring: 

Criterion Marks
Performance in the certification program 10
Outcomes achieved by implementing new teaching/student management  strategies in classes                                     10
Contribution in enhancing the output/image of the institution 10
Participation in leading/supporting initiatives to improve classroom teaching /student management  10
Recognition from peers, parent institutions/other organizations  5
Papers published or presented at conferences in the past two years  5

Category 3: Community Outreach through Projects 

Type of Award: – cash prize of Rs. 5000 per team (faculty + students) to spend as desired, and free registration at ICTIEE conference.

Criteria for Scoring: 

Criterion Marks
The relevance and importance of the community project and its measurable impact 25
Effort to promote Design Thinking and Project-based/Problem-based Learning at the institute level 20
Recognition/awards by local community/Media 5

Category 4: Student Leader

(Note: the committee believes that the same nomination process should be followed by this award – it will be a good learning experience for the students)

Type of Award: – cash prize of Rs. 2000, one-year free membership to JEET, and free registration at ICTIEE conference.

Criteria for Scoring:

Criterion Marks
Leading student teams in community projects or other activities 15
Taking a leadership role in IUCEE Annual Student Forums (IASF/Leadership submit/ EWB etc.) 15
Participation in design/development of academic and digital resources for the department/student organizations etc. 10
Participation in IUCEE’s courses designed for students 5
Recognition from the dept./institute/local community 5