Indian Institute of Technology (IITGN), Gandhinagar was established in 2008. It is also the hub of prestigious academic and research institutes such as the Indian Institute of Management, Ahmedabad and the National Institute of Design. IITGN goes many steps beyond the call and definition of a technology institute, it aims to create excellence in science, technology as well as the Humanities and Social Sciences and thereby create rounded and nuanced minds. The vision is to shape IIT Gandhinagar into an exciting place for learning, teaching, and research and to establish the process of learning that is free, fulfilling and enjoyable experience. The institute provides undergraduate and postgraduate programs for various disciplines. IITGN also provides postdoctoral fellowships.