Thapar Institute of Engineering and Technology has in its fold the Alumni Relations and Association office (Registered Under Section XXI of Societies Act 1860; Reg.No.172) which came into being in 1996 and since then has been actively involved in the various activities related to the Alumni of the University.
The Alumni Relations office acts not only as a local contact source for the Alumni but also liaison between Alumni Association, alumni and the institute. The office in conjunction with the Alumni Association works towards maintaining contact with more and more Alumni.
In addition it also creates, updates and maintenance of Alumni Database, Uploaded alumni database, alumni news on Alumni website, Sends birthday wishes to alumni (through e-mail every day, assist the SAIC (Student Alumni Interaction cell) for arranging/financing various workshops on Entrepreneurship, Leadership, panel discussions, It also promotes student, alumni and faculty interaction.
The office every year provides scholarships on merit-cum-means basis to students amounting to more than Rs. 6 lacs annually. The Alumni office also honours Distinguished alumni every year during the Annual Convocation. The office organizes various Alumni meets such as Alumni/Founders day every year in the month of October/ November to welcome alumni from all batches since 1956 to 2017.
In addition regular Re-Unions of Golden, Silver Jubilee batches & 30-year old graduates are also being organized every year. Other activities includes organizing of function called “The Alumni in The Making” wherein the fresh graduates are welcomed in the alumni fold,
The office has a wide spread social network wherein more than 12000 alumni had already joined on Thapar Alumni Facebook page https://m.facebook.com/profile.php?id=100001497826087&ref=content_filter) as well as on Linkedin.
Professor in Charge:- Dr. (Ms) Ravi Kiran (firstname.lastname@example.org; email@example.com)
General Manager :- Mr. Gagan Devgan (firstname.lastname@example.org; email@example.com)
Assistant Programmer :- Ms. Rupinder Kaur
Helper :- Mr. Sham Lal Verma