Student Societies/Clubs/Chapter

SOCIETIES

SNo. Society Objective President Vice President
 
Chemist’s Association for Research and Education Society (CARE)
To promote the chemical research and education for the benefit of the society. This society encourages students to join the science stream as a career option and provides single platform to students and researchers for their scientific and methodical growth.

Email: score@thapar.edu

Dr. Mily Bhattacharya,
Assistant Professor,
SCBC,
mily.bhattacharya@thapar.edu
 
 
Creative Computing Society (CCS)
Creative Computing Society strives to encourage students to develop an analytical temperament in the field of technology and innovation. The society conducts workshops and coding competitions on a regular basis, thus acting as a platform for students to showcase and nurture their technical skill to discover their best lying potential. Over the years the society has had numerous pivotal collaborations with organizations like Google Developers Group, Women Techmaker, Mozilla Webmaker, PyData to name a few.

Email: ccs@thapar.edu
CCS Website

Dr. Anju Bala,
Assistant Professor,
CSED,
anjubala@thapar.edu

Dr. Gurpal Singh,
Assistant Professor,
CSED,
gurpal.singh@thapar.edu
 
ENACTUS

ENACTUS is a community of students, academic and business leaders committed to using entrepreneurial action to transform lives and shape a better world.

Email: enactus@thapar.edu
ENACTUS Website


Dr. Gagandeep Kaur,
Associate Professor,
EIED,
gagandeep@thapar.edu

Dr. Richa Babbar,
Assistant Professor,
CED,
richa.babbar@thapar.edu
 
Fine Arts and Photography Society (FAPS)
FAPS is grooming the engineering and management graduates of TIET to converse through the medium of art. FAPS is a vibrant society having a tradition of mentoring the youngsters through workshops on Sketching, Painting, Photography, Calligraphy and Photoshop.

Email: faps@thapar.edu
FAPS Website

Dr. Ravi Kiran,
Professor,
SHSS,
rkiran@thapar.edu

Dr. Vikas Sharma,
Assistant Professor,
SOM,
vikas.sharma@thapar.edu
 
Frosh Week
Frosh Week Society welcomes the first year students in TIET. This society basically involves with all the activities of first year students just after they join institute. Arranging Infodesk, supporting in person counselling, organising orientation program and Frosh week for first year students are the major activities.

Email: froshweek@thapar.edu
Frosh Website

Dr. M.D. Singh,
Assistant Professor,
EIED,
mdsingh@thapar.edu

Dr. Hem Dutt Joshi,
Associate Professor,
ECED,
hemdutt.joshi@thapar.edu
 
GENE

GENE Society aims at providing professional excellence to students in organizing technical events like seminars, workshops, guest lectures, panel discussions. The society promotes industry-academia interactions and empowers students to work collectively in a team as well as to work independently honing their leadership skills.

Email: gene@thapar.edu


Dr. M. Vasundhara,
Assistant Professor,
BTD,
mvasundhara@thapar.edu

Dr. Atul Upadhyay,
Assistant Professor,
BTD,
atul.upadhyay@thapar.edu
 
GirlUpTIET Society
Girl Up is a United Nations Foundation’s adolescent girl campaign. This society envisions a world where every girl can reach her full potential and lead the way to bigger dreams, healthier communities and stronger nations. The Girl Up platform exposes girls to issues at the intersection of gender equality, sports and storytelling. This society organizes events that instil social empowerment amongst girls through higher self-confidence, compassion, empathy, social collaboration and civic participation.

Email: girlup@thapar.edu
GirlUp Website

Dr. Gurvinder Kaur,
Assistant Professor,
SHSS,
gurvinder@thapar.edu

Dr. Raahat,
Assistant Professor,
CSED,
raahat.singh@thapar.edu
 
LEAD SOCIETY

LEAD society provides platform to students of all disciplines to organize industrial visits, lectures and workshops. It is a one stop society for institute-industry collaboration for students.

Email: lead_sc@thapar.edu
Lead Website


Dr. Jainy Sachdeva,
Assistant Professor,
EIED,
jainysachdeva@gmail.com

Mr. Jitender Kaushal,
Assistant Professor,
EIED,
jitender.kaushal@thapar.edu
 
Linux User Group - TIET
This society enables students to connect science and technology to real-world problems by explaining how science relates to problems of societal concern; be able to distinguish between sound and unsound interpretations of scientific information; employ cogent reasoning methods in their own examinations of problems and issues; and understand the applications of science and technology in societal context.

Email: lugtu@thapar.edu

Dr. Smita Agrawal,
Lecturer,
CSED,
smita.agrawal@thapar.edu

 
 
 
 
 Mr. Varinderpal Singh,
System Analyst,
CSED,
varinderpal@thapar.edu
 
Literary Society
The primary objective of Literary Society is to inculcate among students a keen sense of language and appreciation for myriad literary expressions, forms and genres.

Email: litsoc@thapar.edu
Literary Website

Dr. Apurva Bakshi,
Associate Professor,
SHSS,
abakshi@thapar.edu

Dr. Sandeep Sharma,
Assistant Professor,
MED,
sksharma@thapar.edu
 
Materials and Physics Society (MAPS)
To generate an interactive environment that encourages conditions for learning and stimulates personal and professional growth, providing exposure to new ideas and creativity. Major activities organized: Expert lectures on physical science, quizzes, paper presentations, organization of seminars etc.

Email: maps@thapar.edu

Dr. Surendra Deo Tiwari,
Associate Professor,
SPMS,
sdtiwari@thapar.edu

Dr. Sunil Devi,
Assistant Professor,
SPMS,
sunil.devi@thapar.edu
 
Mechatronics and Robotics Society
Mechatronics and Robotics Society (MARS) provides an ideal platform for students of Mechanical, Mechatronics, Electronics, Computers and Electrical Engineering background to hone their skills and showcase their talent in many interdisciplinary activities. MARS conducts different workshops (on Lego Kits, ROS, Arduino Uno, Raspberry Pi kits), competitions, technical quizzes and expert lectures on a regular basis.

Email: robotics@thapar.edu

Dr. Ashish Singla,
Associate Professor,
MED,
ashish.singla@thapar.edu

Dr. Ankush Kansal,
Associate Professor,
EIED,
akansal@thapar.edu
 
Music and Dramatic Society (MUDRA)
The objective of this society is to hone the extra-curricular skills of students in the area of Music, Dramatics and developing managerial prowess contributing towards their overall personality. It organizes several big events such as MUDRA night and, Izhaar etc.

Email: mudra@thapar.edu

Dr. D.P. Singh,
Associate Professor,
SPMS,
dpsingh@thapar.edu

Dr. B.C. Mohanty,
Associate Professor,
CSED,
bhaskar@thapar.edu
 
Paryavaran Welfare Society (PWS)

In the ongoing era, our fragile earth needs acute attention for its prevalence, PWS endures to maintain the biodiversity, conservation of water, air and energy resources.

Email: pws@thapar.edu
PWS Website


Dr. Amit Dhir,
Associate Professor,
SEE,
amit.dhir@thapar.edu
 
 
Pratigya Society

PRATIGYA, a society, is working, consistently for social welfare. This society develops teams of student volunteers from the undergraduate, post-graduate and Management programs, who teach the underprivileged kids from classes I to XII. These kids include children of class four employees of Thapar Institute as well as kids residing outside Thapar.

Email: pratigyasoc@thapar.edu
Pratigya Website


Dr. Anoop Verma,
Associate Professor,
SEE,
anoop.kumar@thapar.edu

Dr. Parteek Bhatia,
Associate Professor,
CSED,
parteek.bhatia@thapar.edu
 
Society for Promotion of Indian Classical Music & Culture Amongst Youth (SPIC MACAY)
SPIC MACAY is a non-political nationwide voluntary movement that organises programmes of classical music and dance, folk arts, crafts, yog, classic cinema screenings, heritage walks, etc. inside school and college campuses throughout the world to make students more aware about Indian and world heritage. This initiative makes education more holistic and meaningful as it highlights all that is abstract, subtle, inspiring and mystical in the world teaching one to look within oneself.

Email: spicmacay@thapar.edu
SPIC MACAY Website

Dr. Rajesh Khanna,
Professor,
ECED,
rkhanna@thapar.edu

Dr. Anil Arora,
Assistant Professor,
ECED,
anil.arora@thapar.edu
 
Society of Mechanical and Industrial Engineers (SOMIE)

SOMIE (Society of Mechanical and Industrial Engineering) is the society which helps students gain technical and practical knowledge in the field of mechanical engineering. SOMIE also acts as a bridge between students and faculty. SOMIE organizes various events like industrial tours, engine assembly workshops, technical quiz contests, guest lectures etc.

Email: somie@thapar.edu
SOMIE Website


Dr. Rohit Kumar Singla, Assistant Professor,
MED,
rohit.kumar@thapar.edu





Mr. Lalit Kumar,
MED
 
Spiritual Scientists’ Alliance (SSA)

To impart knowledge and inculcate a way of life which strikes a perfect balance between spiritual peace and rational work ethics. It includes a fest named "Virsa the essence of Punjab". Virsa stands for a great culture, a historic way of life. It perfectly depicts how to strike a perfect balance between work, leisure and spirituality, which is important to lead a healthy, fulfilling life these days & Gurpurab Celebrations.

Email: ssa@thapar.edu
SSA Website


Dr. Amanpreet Kaur,
Assistant Professor,
ECED,
amanpreet.kaur@thapar.edu

Dr. Gurpal Singh,
Assistant Professor,
CSED,
gurpal.singh@thapar.edu
 
Thapar Amateur Astronomers Society (TAAS)
TAAS explores the cosmos with science and engineering with the objective of cultivating scientific temperament, nourishing inquisitive young minds and encouraging innovation in those who do not get a chance in the daily load of the engineering course. This society creates a platform for students who are interested in applying their knowledge and skills in the field of Astronomy and opens up opportunities for students willing to work as professionals in the subject.

Email: taas.astronomers@thapar.edu
TAAS Website

Dr. Debabrata Deb,
Assistant Professor,
SPMS,
debabrata.deb@thapar.edu

Dr. Mamta Gulati,
Assistant Professor,
SOM,
mamta.gulati@thapar.edu
 
Thapar Mathematical Society
Thapar Mathematical Society promote mathematics and its applications among the young people and in society by providing them a platform for interaction through expert talks, events, activities and workshops.

Email: mathematical_soc@thapar.edu
TMS Website

Dr. Meenakshi Rana,
Associate Professor,
SOM,
mrana@thapar.edu

Dr. Amit Kumar,
Associate Professor,
SOM,
amitkumar@thapar.edu
 
Thapar Society of Civil Engineers (TSCE)
TSCE was formed with the main aim of providing a platform to all the budding civil engineers to update their skills in civil engineering design and field work. TSCE organizes workshops, guest lectures, design competitions, paper reading contests in the field of civil engineering.

Email: tsce@thapar.edu
TSCE Website

Mr. Tanuj Chopra,
Assistant Professor,
CED,
tanuj33@gmail.com

Dr. Heaven Singh,
Assistant Professor,
CED,
heaven.singh@thapar.edu
 
EUREKA Prize Problems
The objective behind developing this society was to promote research ambience amongst our UG students through organizing competitions, expert talks, seminars, webinars,some technical sessions and encouraging them to write research articles.

Email: eureka@thapar.edu

Dr. Souvik Ganguli,
Assistant Professor,
EIED,
souvik.ganguli@thapar.edu
 
 
Thapar Model United Nations (TUMUN)
This Society is for all those who want to master the art of negotiation. Thapar Institute of Engineering and Technology , Model United Nations brings you the best platform for debate and negotiations and to get a rich experience in these activities.

Email: tumun@thapar.edu
TUMUN Website

Dr. Gurvinder Kaur,
Assistant Professor,
SHSS,
gurvinder@thapar.edu

Dr. Gagandeep Kaur,
Associate Professor,
EIED,
gagandeep@thapar.edu
 
Backslash Computing Society - Dera Bassi Campus
Backslash Computing Society has been envisioned to promote and inculcate interest in the field of Computer Science for the students of Derabassi Campus. Backslash aims at providing an opportunity for technical enthusiasts to interact with each other and a platform to display and hone their skills in the wonderful world of computing.

Email: backslash_sc@thapar.edu
BCS Website

Dr. Anil Verma,
Professor,
CSED,
akverma@thapar.edu
 

CLUBS

SNo. Club Objective President Vice President
 
Adventure Club
A forum for adventure enthusiasts, trekkers, climbers and armchair mountaineers in the student community. It works to develop the spirit of adventure in Thaparians. While the stock activities are trekking, rock climbing and mountain cycling, the adventure club has also organized skiing and river rafting sporadically.

Email: adventureclub@thapar.edu
Adventure Club Website

Dr. Gagandeep Kaur,
Associate Professor,
EIED,
gagandeep@thapar.edu

Dr. Parimita Roy,
Assistant Professor,
SOM,
parimita.roy@thapar.edu
 
Dance Club ‘NOX’
Thapar dance club ‘NOX’ is an excellent platform for the students to augment their dancing skills through workshops conducted by professionally trained choreographers. The students showcase their dancing talents at the various events in the college and also represent the institute in various competitions.

Email: nox@thapar.edu

Dr. Isha Dhiman,
Assistant Professor,
SOM,
isha@thapar.edu
 
 
Developer Student Club
The aim of the Developer Student Club is to collaborate with other students interested in developer technologies. It also intends to make the students learn about a wide range of technical topics where new skills are gained through hands-on workshops, in-person training and project building activities. The larger aim of this club is to apply the new learnings and connections to build great solutions for local problems and to give back to the community.

Email: google.dsctiet@thapar.edu
DSC Website

Mr. Harpreet Singh,
Assistant Professor,
CSED,
harpreet.s@thapar.edu

Dr. H.S. Pannu,
Assistant Professor,
CSED,
hspannu@thapar.edu
 
Echoes Club
Echoes Club operates on the grounds of publishing quarterly periodicals, run for the students and designed by the students. This periodical covers everything that happens in TIET, from Cultural, Technical and Sports related activities to Academic Accomplishments. We aim to nurture the talent of TIET and provide students a platform to showcase their talents and interests.

Email: echoes@thapar.edu
ECHOES Website

Dr. Supreet Bhullar,
Associate Professor,
MED,
sbhullar@thapar.edu

Dr. Sonam Dullat,
Student Counselor,
DRC,
sonam.dullat@thapar.edu
 
Economics Club (ECON CLUB)
Econ Club provides a forum to identify and discuss economic, social and political issue. The Econ Club organises Economics Quizzes; Debating competitions; World Economic Forum to help find solutions to emerging issues.

Email: econclub@thapar.edu
ECON CLUB Website

Dr. Ravi Kiran,
Professor,
SHSS,
rkiran@thapar.edu
 
 
Ek Bharat Shreshtha Bharat Club
Ek Bharat Shreshtha Bharat (EBSB) programme has been initiated by AICTE for promoting National Integration through systematic exchange between paired States/UTs in the Cultural, Literary and Linguistic fields. The expectation is that the students of the paired Institutions should learn the linguistic and cultural aspects of the paired state Institutes covering history, culture, language, cuisine, festivals, clothing etc.

Email: ebsb@thapar.edu
EBSB Website

Dr. Amanpreet Kaur,
Assistant Professor,
ECED,
amanpreet.kaur@thapar.edu
 
 
Gender Champions Club
TIET has taken special initiatives for gender sensitization. It has a Gender Champions Club which looks after the issues pertaining to gender equity in particular. Nodal teachers of this club help in providing overall guidance to the gender champions on various aspects of activity implementation and also collect quarterly reports, assess them, and send it to the head of the institution. The club also conducts training programs so as to motivate, influence, and communicate with different stakeholders.

Email: gcc@thapar.edu

Dr. Anil Verma,
Professor,
CSED,
akverma@thapar.edu

Dr. Meenakshi Rana,
Associate Professor,
SOM,
mrana@thapar.edu
 
Thapar Movie Club (TMC)
Thapar Movie Club aims to promote movie making on the academic, social and cultural subjects that impact the society. Inviting famous personalities related to movie making for interaction with TIET community is the other objective of the club.

Email: tmc@thapar.edu
TMC Website

Dr. Manmohan,
Professor,
SCBC,
mchhibber@thapar.edu

Dr. Surendra Deo Tiwari,
Associate Professor,
SPMS,
sdtiwari@thapar.edu
 
TU Toastmasters Club
Thapar Toastmasters Club, a chapter of Toastmasters International is an organization that helps its members to improve their public speaking, communication and leadership skills.
The club facilitates members to not only overcome their stage fear and improve their communication skills, but also become better orators and leaders of tomorrow.

Email: toastmasters_sc@thapar.edu
TTC Website

Mr. H.S. Bawa,
Industrial Coordinator,
hsbawa@thapar.edu
 
 
Youth Welfare Club (YWC)

This society develops students’ personality through their exposure to the outdoor and welfare activities like: Yoga; Talent-Hunt; public speaking, etc. The society is at the forefront of organizing various festivals on TIET campus. Activities: Celebration of Lohri, Basant Paschmi, yoga camps, Blood donation camps etc. The society also organizes medical check-up camps as well.

Email: ywc@thapar.edu
YWC Website


Dr. Rajiv Kumar,
Associate Professor,
CSED,
rkumar@thapar.edu

Dr. Deepak Gumber,
Associate Professor,
CSED,
dkgumber@thapar.edu

STUDENT CHAPTERS

SNo. Chapter Objective President Vice President
 
ACM Computing Chapter
To provide a platform for serving as a professional network, encouraging students to take active interest in organization of high quality ACM workshops, Symposium, Seminar expert lectures, conferences in India and also provide logistical support.

Email: acmcomputingchapter@thapar.edu
ACM Website

Dr. Anshu Parashar,
Assistant Professor,
CSED,
aparashar@thapar.edu

Dr. Karun Verma,
Assistant Professor,
CSED,
karun.verma@thapar.edu
 
AICHE Student Chapter
AICHE is the world's leading organization for Chemical Engineering professionals, with more than 50,000 members from over 100 countries. The members of AICHE Student Chapter take part in a wide range of projects and activities proposed to enhance their college experience and help each other to achieve a more successful career.

Email: aiche_sc@thapar.edu
AICHE Website

Dr. Rajeev Mehta,
Professor,
CHED,
rmehta@thapar.edu
 
 
International Association of Students In Economics & Business Management (AIESEC) - Patiala Chapter

AIESEC is an international youth run not for profit organization present in 130+ countries, AIESEC in Patiala is the local chapter of AIESEC India. AIESEC was started in 1948 to attain peace and fulfillment of humankind’s potential through leadership development. This is done through cross-cultural exchanges.

Email: aiesec_sc@thapar.edu


Dr. Ashish Purohit,
Assistant Professor,
MED,
ashish.purohit@thapar.edu

Dr. Sonam Dullat,
Student Counselor,
DRC,
sonam.dullat@thapar.edu
 
American Society of Heating Refrigeration and Air-Conditioning Engineers (ASHRAE)
ASHRAE is an international technical society in the area of Heating, Refrigeration and Air Conditioning (RAC). The main objective of this society is to organise technical events and make students aware about the RAC and its emerging areas. Its standards are followed widely in the area of RAC, Green Buildings Development, HVAC Industry and also in Net Zero energy Building concepts.

Email: ashrae_sc@thapar.edu

Dr. Kundan Lal,
Assistant Professor,
MED,
kundanlalrana@thapar.edu
 
 
Institution of Electronics And Telecommunication Engineers (IETE)

The main objective of IETE society is to organise technical events which involves electronics, telecommunication, and IT as a core area. It organises events like workshop on Arduino, Line Follower, Bluetooth controlled Robots. Another objective of the society is to enhance students interest and knowledge in electronics and communication area by imparting practical knowledge through various workshops, technical talks and minor projects.

Email: iete_sc@thapar.edu
IETE Website


Dr. Hem Dutt Joshi,
Associate Professor,
ECED,
hemdutt.joshi@thapar.edu
 
 
Institution of Engineering and Technology (IET)
IET aims at supporting the students to explore their professional and intellectural abilities, to develop their skills, increasing their competence, adopting the right attitude to maximize their potential and building a professional network that will help them to succeed in their professional endeavors. Activities: Guest Lecture & paper presentations, ArithMania workshops etc.

Email: iet_sc@thapar.edu
IET Website

Mrs. Manbir Kaur,
Associate Professor,
EIED,
mkaur@thapar.edu
 
 
Institution of Engineers(India) - Student Chapter (IEI)

IEI( Institution of Engineers, India) organises various workshops, technical exams, lecture series by people successful in their fields. This society is open for all technical branches of engineering.

Email: iei_sc@thapar.edu


Dr. Gagandeep Kaur,
Associate Professor,
EIED,
gagandeep@thapar.edu

Dr. Harpreet Vohra,
Assistant Professor,
ECED,
hvohra@thapar.edu
 
Indian Institute Of Chemical Engineers (IICHE)

The IICHE is a student chapter of Indian Institute of Chemical Engineers at TIET campus. The various activities organized by ICHE include Quizzes, Group Discussion, Gaming event, Article writing competition, paper presentations etc.

Email: iiche@thapar.edu


Dr. Neetu Singh,
Associate Professor,
CHED,
neetu.singh@thapar.edu
 
 
Indian Society of Technical Education (ISTE)
Providing guidance and training to students to develop better technical, learning skills and personality, Organise lectures by experts from industry, R&D organisations, defence services, government departments and other institutions, Training programme on report writing, Project Management , Cultural programmes, Entrepreneurship development programmes, Lectures on Moral Values and Ethics, Discussions, brainstorming sessions, group activities, Visits to industry, work sites, Programmes in leadership and personality development.

Email: iste_sc@thapar.edu
ISTE Website

Dr. Rajesh Khanna,
Professor,
ECED,
rkhanna@thapar.edu

Ms. Suman Bhullar,
Assistant Professor,
EIC,
suman.bhullar@thapar.edu
 
Kalam Society

The aim is to provide education to underprivileged children, who are living in slums or roads and are begging on the streets. Kalam aims to generate employment amongst the family members of those underprivileged kids, who are not able to peruse their education because of their monetary circumstances which are making them beg on the streets.

Email: kalam_sc@thapar.edu


Dr. Anupam Sharma,
Assistant Professor,
SHSS,
anupam@thapar.edu

Dr. Meenakshi Rana,
Associate Professor,
SOM,
mrana@thapar.edu
 
Microsoft Student Chapter

The aim is to provide guidance, technical trainings, project guidance that improve students knowledge and learning skills.

Email: microsoft_sc@thapar.edu
MSC Website


Dr. Prashant Singh Rana,
Assistant Professor,
CSED,
prashant.singh@thapar.edu,
psrana@gmail.com
 
 
OWASP Student Chapter
OWASP Student Chapter aims to provide excellence in the field of network and security and encourage members to be more digitally secure. We organize workshops and guest lectures covering various fields to give a wide perspective of the area and competitions to test the knowledge.

Email: owasp_sc@thapar.edu

Dr. Maninder Kaur,
Assistant Professor,
CSED,
manindersohal@thapar.edu
 
 
ROTARACT CLUB - STUDENT CHAPTER

Rotaract club's motto is "Remodeling a better tomorrow" through which passionate people come together to exchange ideas to tackle communities' most persistent problems, provide aid to people in need, spread prosperity and invest in the next generation for tomorrow by organising fun activities like Health check-up camps, distributing sanitary napkins in slums, spreading cancer awareness amongst many.

Email: rotaractclub_sc@thapar.edu


Ms. Navdeep Dhillon,
Lecturer,
SHSS,
navdeep.dhillon@thapar.edu

Dr. Sonam Dullat,
Student Counselor,
DRC,
sonam.dullat@thapar.edu
 
Society of Automotive Engineers (SAE)
The objective of the society is to create awareness among the students about new technologies in the automotive industry through expert lectures, seminars, workshops, quizzes, industrial visit etc.

Email: sae_sc@thapar.edu

Dr. Anant kumar Singh,
Associate Professor,
MED,
anantsingh@thapar.edu
 
 
TEDx
TEDx TIET aims at bringing the best of orators and speakers to the institute platform under the TED initiative. The 20 minute sessions on social and technical issues are recorded and uploaded on YouTube and TED links.

Email: tedx@thapar.edu
TEDx Website

Ms. Navdeep Dhillon,
Lecturer,
SHSS,
navdeep.dhillon@thapar.edu
 
 
Youth United - Thapar Chapter

The objective of Youth United is to encourage development of society as a whole through its activities like publishing periodicals on social issues, organize community service events & visits. Youth United organizes painting competition among small children, visits institutions like Pingalwara, Old age homes, School for Deaf and Dumb etc. It also organizes ‘The joy of giving week’ as a part of its initiative to inculcate cultural and social values amongst the residents of the Thapar Technology campus.

Email: yu@thapar.edu
Youth United Website


Dr. Shweta Goyal,
Associate Professor,
CED,
shweta@thapar.edu