Prabhat Kumar Sharma >>Previous GIAN Course

Course Code: 161027D03

Title: Advanced Wireless Communication Technologies: A PHY-layer perspective (Cognitive Radio, Spectrum Sharing, and Optical Wireless Communications)
Foreign Faculty : Dr. Theodoros A. TsiftsisNazarbayev University, School of Engineering, Department of Electrical & Electronic Engineering, Kazakhstan 
Host Faculty : Dr. Prabhat Kumar Sharma

Duration : 12-12-2016 to 17-12-2016

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For Live Webcast of the course please click here



The Virtual Class Room

Third Floor

LIRC (New Library Building)



The schedule of the course has been sent to the registered participants. 

For any query about accommodation, Please Contact Mr. Lokesh (7875380807) or Mr. Prasanna (8959202221).

Thanks a lot for all the Participants for such an overwhelming response for the GIAN course. For this course the registrations are closed now. 

Please keep on visiting for upcoming courses/STTPs/Workshops at VNIT Nagpur.





For Details:

For Registration:

Registration Charges (Exclusive of GIAN portal registration Fee)


For Students :  Rs. 1000/- per participant (For SC/ST students registration charges are Rs. 500/- per participant)

Non Students: Rs. 3000/-  per participant


Rs. 5000/- per participant.



For five days Lunch, each participant will be charged Rs. 800/- only in addition to the course fees. The above fees include all instructional materials, computer use for tutorials, free internet facility.The participants will be provided with single bedded shared accommodation and dinner on additional payment basis.For SC/ST students, a valid caste certificate is required. Student participants are required to produce valid student Identity Card. 

For Payment:

The payment (including registration fees and lunch charges, Rs. 1300/- for SC/ST students, Rs. 1800/- for students, Rs. 3800/- for Academia, 5800/- for industry and others) may be made via Demand Draft in favour of "DIRECTOR VNIT Nagpur " payable at Nagpur. The Demand Draft should reach "Dr. Prabhat Sharma, ECE 002, Department of Electronics and Communication Engineering, Visvesvaraya National Institute of Technology, South Ambazari Road, Nagpur-440010 (Maharastra) " .

For Electronic Payment (NEFT)

Name of the Beneficiary: Director, VNIT

Name of Bank: State Bank of India

Branch Name : VRCE Branch, Nagpur

Branch Code: 06702

Beneficiary Account No. 10259420288

Bank MICR Code: 440002005

Bank IFSC : SBIN0006702

Note: For NEFT transfers all the transaction details are to be sent.

Preferable mode of Payment is Demand Draft.

For the confirmation of registration, the proof of payment (a scanned copy of the Demand Draft/ NEFT transaction Detailsalong with the registration form and Copy of PDF generated at GIAN portal are to be e-mailed to .


The limited accomodation is available in the Institute Guest House and  Hostels. These shall be available at "First Come First Served" basis. Those applicants who wish to stay outside campus may find many budget and better hotels in near vicinity of the campus within walking distance.

Boarding and Lodging Charges

Guest House Room: Rs 600/= (Twin Sharing basis)
Guest House Breakfast : approx. Rs 100/=
Guest House Dinner : approx. Rs 150/= (regular Lunch)- Rs 220/= (special lunch)
Hostel Room : Rs 200/= (Sharing Basis)
Hostel Breakfast: Rs 40/=
Hostel Dinner: Rs 65/=

Please note that prices may slightly varyCampus also houses a canteen that operates till 8:00 PM. Moreover, there are lot of eateries availables in close vicinity of the campus. 

Participants are required to pay separately the boarding and lodging charges on their arrival to VNIT campus. 

Lunch for all five days will be provided during course. The amount of Rupees 800/- per participant for the same is to be paid along with the Registration Fee Payment. 


Dr. Prabhat Kumar Sharma

ECE 002, Department of Electronics and Communication Engineering

Visvesvaraya National Institute of Technology,

South Ambazari Road, Nagpur -440010



Phone: 0712-2801851, (Mobile: 8860532330)