Pandit Dwarka Prasad Mishra Indian Institute of Information Technology Design and Manufacturing Jabalpur, established by the Ministry of Human Resources and Development of the Government of India, is one of the premier technical institutes of national importance of this country. The institution came to life in January 2005 with a mission to create a multidisciplinary academic environment to provide and train manpower of excellence for nurturing and advancing knowledge-based activities and innovations in design, fabrication and manufacturing in this interconnected generation. Moreover, the institute’s Japan collaboration is an aspect of a wider partnership envisaged between the two countries to fulfil this very goal. The institute is a centre of global excellence in engineering education and research.
The institute has focused equally on imparting both theoretical and practical aspects of knowledge in its students. The student-run technical clubs at the institute provide a great learning opportunity to the students by giving them a chance to try their hands at social and professional opportunities beyond the curriculum.
The Technical Fest “Abhikalpan” provides the students with a major platform to explore and dive deeper into their fields of interest. It lets them find their inner "geek". Abhikalpan is like no other of its kind as it combines the unique nature of the Institute effectively, with technology creating an exceptional and a student-centric atmosphere for sharing knowledge.

About Abhikalpan

Abhikalpan is the annual technical fest of IIITDM Jabalpur, an institute which boasts of technical superiority and innovation in what it builds. It is central India’s biggest technical extravaganza for creating, nurturing and fueling one’s interest in various domains of computer science, robotics, electronics, gaming and design. In conjunction with the various technical events, various informal events keep the fest alive.
The events that invite the footfall of thousands include Robowar, Circuit master, Brand presentation, Astronomy quiz amongst others. All in all, Abhikalpan promises you nothing short of excellence from cut-throat competition to mind-boggling workshops from innovative events to thought-provoking guest lectures.
This year’s Abhikalpan promises to be centred around you and aims to amuse you with innovations that will make your jaws drop and concepts that will blow your mind away. This year we will let the interconnections of the world inspire us to create solutions beneficial for the greater good.