KPIT-IISER, Pune Energy & Mobility PhD Conference

This platform provides opportunity to PhD researchers across the nation to present & recognize their research work in the area of “Energy & Mobility”.

KPIT Shodh Awards

3rd Annual IISER Pune – KPIT International Conference on Energy & Mobility

Indian Institute of Science Education and Research (IISER) Pune and KPIT are glad to announce 3rd Annual IISER Pune – KPIT International Conference on Energy & Mobility. This conference brings together the best in the Science & Technology world of Doctoral, Post-Doctoral, Fellows, Researchers, Professors, Scientists, and Industry Experts for intense deliberations and brainstorming on related diverse topics. We believe this conference shall also be a stepping stone for building synergy between Industry & Research community.

We invite registrations from all final year PhD students and their research supervisors along with Industry personnel across the nation to be a part of a revolution where innovation lies at the epicenter. These awards are meant to recognize and celebrate, high quality and original research work displayed in PhD theses submitted in the past year.


Participant(s): If you are a PhD student (Fulltime / Working Professional) and your Thesis has been Awarded, Submitted or Defended during the period between 2020 to 2021 which is related to Energy or Mobility, you are eligible for participation.

Eligibility Criteria

  • Any PhD student (Fulltime / working professional) can participate in this conference
  • Participant(s) whose thesis is Submitted, Defended or Awarded during the period between 1st September 2020 to 30th September 2021 are eligible to participate
  • Thesis should be related to the topics of “Energy & Mobility”
  • Participant(s) should Register & Submit their Thesis positively by 31st Dec 2021
  • Participant(s) who have completed 2 years of research are eligible only for Poster Presentation

Popular Topics

Participants can submit synopsis of thesis for below mentioned topics


  • Energy Policy
  • Energy Storage
  • Energy Generation
  • Alternative Energies
  • Energy and Economy
  • Energy Utilization

  • Safe
  • Clean
  • Shared
  • Secured Mobility
  • Vehicle Connectivity
  • Connected
Other Tech Topics

  • Bio Materials
  • Computational Methods
  • Material Science
  • Life Sciences
  • Energy Utilization
  • Artificial Intelligence

Contest Structure

1st March - 30th Sept 21
Registration and Thesis Submission
1st Jan - 28th Feb 22
Thesis Evaluation and Finalist Selection
March 22
Grand Finale

1st Best Thesis Award


Lakhs for students


Thousand for Supervisor

2nd Best Thesis Award


Lakhs for students


Thousand for Supervisor

Best Poster Award


Thousand for 1st prize


Thousand for 2nd prize


Thousand for 3rd prize