The Department of Mathematics has a number of awards to encourage and highlight academic achievement amongst its students.
Excellence in PhD. Thesis award - This award is given annually to a PhD student who has defended her/his thesis in the two academic years prior to the convocation in which the award is conferred. The award recognizes the strength of the student's Phd thesis.The awardee for 2017 is Dr. Satya Prakash Singh.
Prof. Prabhulal Bhatnagar Memorial Prize - This award is for PhD students in the areas of Fluid Mechanics and Applied Mathematics who have defended her/his thesis in the two academic years prior to the convocation in which the award is conferred. The award recognizes the strength of the students' Phd theses.The awardees for 2017 are Dr. Mohammad Zafar and Dr. Gouranga Mallik.
Prof. M N Gopalan Prize - This award is for outstanding performance as an M.Sc. student in the Applied Statistics and Informatics programme.The awardee for 2017 is Hitaishi Arora.
Mrs. Rama Mathur Memorial Prize - This award is for securing the highest CPI among all students in a batch of the M.Sc. Mathematics programme.The awardees for 2017 are Deepanshu Verma (Batch of 2015) and Sachin Garg (Batch of 2016).
Prof. P V Sukhatme Memorial Prize - This award is conferred upon the top two M.Sc. students (in terms of CPI) in the graduating batch of the Mathematics and Applied Statistics and Informatics programmes.The awardees for 2017 are:
(a) Mathematics: Deepanshu Verma and Shidhesh Dattatrya Supekar
(b) Applied Statistics and Informatics: Hitaishi Arora and Parth Dhardhesh Dave