IIT Bombay has won the Clarivate Analytics India Innovation Award 2018 in the Academic Institutions category. The award places IIT Bombay in the top 12 innovators in India.
Prof. A.K. Suresh, Deputy Director (Academic and Infrastructural Affairs) received the award on behalf of IIT Bombay at a ceremony held on May 16, 2018 in Bengaluru.
The citation of the award reads “IIT Bombay emerges as the top Innovator in the Academic Institution category with the highest number of unique patent families published during 2015-17. In addition they have a healthy performance in the category on the grant success and globalization parameters”
The awards were given in 3 broad categories of namely Government Research Organizations, Academic Institutions, and Corporations.