Donors and Sponsors
The Gangwal School is a unique project which will be developed with support from philanthropists, IITK alumni, and corporates. The fund being raised is mainly for the fixed assets and to bridge the working capital gap in the first 3-4 years. The Institute seeks funding from alumni, corporates (CSR), and philanthropists for this project (details are given here.). The Institute has already secured significant funding through donations, and some donations are for the naming rights for the School, Hospital, Building, and Centers.
Mr. Rakesh Gangwal (BT/ME/1975)
Mr. Deepak Narula (BT/EE/1985), Founder and Managing Partner of Metacapital Management, generously supported Gangwal School project. He is the first to join the league of Co-Founders Circle of the School.
Mr. Narayana Murthy (MT/EE/1969), Founder of Infosys, generously supported Center of Excellence in Cardiovascular and Pulmonary Disease Research.
Ms. Sudha Murty, former Chairperson, Infosys Foundation, generously contributed to our flagship project “Hridyantra.”
Batch of 1976 has generously contributed to our flagship project “Hridyantra.”
JK Cement Limited, a reputed firm in Kanpur, has extended generous support to build a 450 bedded superspeciality hospital on the Gangwal School campus. This hospital will be named after Late Mr. Yadupati Singhania, a distinguished alumnus of the institute (BT/CE/1977) and an illustrious industrialist who played a critical role in setting up the J.K Cement Ltd. For more information, see here. .
IBM India Private Limited generously supported the construction of the academic complex of the Gangwal School. This complex will house state-of-the-art research laboratories and academic units.
ICICI Bank generously supported for the setting up of Pathology lab facility at the Health Center, IITK.