Tribhuvan Univeristy, Institute of Science and Technology announces the Ph.D. Festival organized by the Institute of Science and Technology (IoST) at Tribhuvan University (TU). This 2-day event will take place on 9th and 10th October 2080 (22nd and 23rd Asoj 2080) at the Central Department premises, located in the beautiful University Campus in Kirtipur.
At present, more than 450 students are doing Ph.D. in various 13 disciplines (Zoology, Math, Chemistry, Botany, Physics, Biotechnology, Microbiology, Environmental Science, Hydrology & Meteorology, Food Technology, Geology, and Computer Science & Information Technology) of science & technology under institute of science and technology, TU. In the last year, 33 Ph.D. has been awarded. This year, IoST expects to award more than 50 Ph.D.s. The rate of quality publications has also increased in the last 5 years. In addition, interdisciplinary research projects are also emerging targeting national priority projects. It is therefore, the Dean Office, IoST decided to organize a 2-days long Ph.D. festival during 22-23 Asoj 2080 (9-10 October) targeting to improve the quality of on-going Ph.D. works. The main attraction will be poster of all on-going Ph.D. students on the streets in and around science & technology Central Department premises at University Campus, Kirtipur
The registration call for participants will be announced in the second circular of the festival. Stay tuned for further updates.
The CDRC is requested to provide a list of external contributors and collaborators from outside the University.
The highlight of the festival will be the poster presentations by each Ph.D. student. We encourage all Ph.D. students of IoST to present their ongoing research work. The posters should clearly discuss the research hypothesis, gaps, progress, preliminary results, challenges, limitations, and more.
The abstract call for posters will be announced in the second circular. There will be a "Best Poster Award" in four categories: Biological Science, Physical Science & Mathematical Science, and interdisciplinary areas.
Please adhere to the following guidelines while preparing your posters:
Ph.D. students who have completed their research are encouraged to present both a poster and a 15-minute oral presentation. The CDRC will select Ph.D. candidates for the oral presentation. The call for abstracts for oral presentations will be announced in the second circular of the festival.
Notify Ph.D. students about the festival and encourage their participation by preparing a poster on their ongoing research work, following the given format.
Arrange seminars or talks by experts, supervisors, entrepreneurs, and scientists on 9th and 10th October 2023, focusing on research work.
Organize at least 5 contributory talks of 15 minutes each, where Ph.D. students can present their research problems.
Make arrangements for poster display boards and involve staff members to take care of the posters.
First Circular: 1st Asar 2080 (16th June 2023)
Registration Call: 15th Asar (30th June 2023)
Abstract Call: 22nd Asar (7th July 2023)
Second Circular: 1st Shrawan 2080 (17th July 2023)
The Ph.D. Festival will take place on 22nd and 23rd Asoj 2080 (9th and 10th October 2080) at the Central Department premises, located in Kirtipur, within the University Campus.