The Department of Hydrology is one of the 23 academic departments of the Indian Institute of Technology Roorkee. The Department came into existence with the inception of the International Post Graduate Course in Hydrology in 1972, being the first such a program in a developing country. The courses, offered by the Department are presently sponsored by the Government of India and UNESCO. The Department has nine dedicated full-time faculty members having specializations in surface water hydrology (Floods, Droughts), water resources systems, watershed management, Geo-hydrology, groundwater geophysics, stochastic hydrology, hydro-informatics, environmental hydrology, atmospheric physics, climate change, etc.
Schedule of Mid Term Exams (Autumn Semester)2023-24
Teaching Schedule M.Tech. Ist Year (Autumn Semester) 2023-24
Candidates Selected for Admission to Ph.D. Programmes Autumn Semester 2023-24
Shortlisted candidates for the Interview (Autumn Semester) 2023-24
Syllabus for Ph.D Interview (Autumn Semester) 2023-24
P.G.Diploma / M.Tech Admission Brochure 2023-24
Hydrology Course Contents
on "Membrane Technologies for Desalination, Energy, and Water Sustainability (MemDEW)" on 18-20th October 2023, IIT Roorkee, India.
1-DAY WORKSHOP EARLY CAREER RESEARCHERS DAY 2023
"EMERGING HYDRO- CLIMATIC EXTREMES AND APPROACHES"
UDAN Lecture Series
Analyzing Water Dynamics and Mitigating Hazards through the HILLTOP: “Himalayan Instrumentation Laboratory and Long-Term HydrOlogical Pathways Observatories”
on 20-26 August,2023.
Co-PREPARE lecture by Prof. Ed McBean
Glacier depletion and Arctic ice cover loss and potential linkages to the Himalayas
Bharat Singh Memorial Lecture
"Low-Tech Water Treatment Technology for Producing Safe Water" by Prof. Edward McBean
Himalayan Freshwaters: Assessing the Services and Vulnerability of Freshwater Ecosystems in Himalayas
EARLY CAREER RESEARCHERS DAY 2023
1-DAY WORKSHOP EARLY CAREER RESEARCHERS DAY 2023 "EMERGING HYDRO- CLIMATIC EXTREMES AND APPROACHES" 27 September 2023.
ADVANCED DATA-DRIVEN AND ARTIFICIAL INTELLIGENCE TOOLS IN WATER RESOURCES (AI4WATER), Funded by: Science and Engineering Research Board (SERB), Department of Science and Technology, Government of India.
"Introduction to Google Earth Engine (GEE) and its Applications" by Prof. Roopam Shukla Centre of Excellence for Disaster Mitigation and Management, Indian Institute of Technology Roorkee. & Dr. Praveen Kumar
"Introduction to Google Earth Engine (GEE) and its Applications" by Prof. Roopam Shukla Centre of Excellence for Disaster Mitigation and Management, Indian Institute of Technology Roorkee. & Dr. Praveen Kumar Department of Hydrology, Indian Institute of Technology Roorkee.
Department of Hydrology, has been awarded the ‘IEI Young Engineers Award 2023-24’ in Environmental Engineering. The award consists of a Plaque and a Certificate, which will be presented during the inaugural session of the 37th National Convention of Environmental Engineers held at Himachal Pradesh (Shimla) from September 15-16, 2023.
Prof. Ankit Agarwal,
Department of Hydrology has been awarded the International Union of Geodesy and Geophysics (IUGG) travel Grant to participate in the IUGG Union at Berlin during 11-20 July 2023.
Mr. Pankaj Ramji Dhote,
Ph.D. Scholar received Space4Sust mobility fund to work as visiting researcher at G-EAU, INRAE, Montpellier, France during August 07 to Nov 03, 2023.
Mr. Pankaj Ramji Dhote,
Ph.D. Scholar selected as Secretary, International Commission of Remote Sensing (ICRS), IAHS for the term 2023-2017 after 2023 elections held during the IAHS Administrative Plenary on 12 July 2023 at IUGG 2023, Berlin, Germany.
Mr. Pankaj Ramji Dhote (PhD Student)
has been selected as the secretary for Remote Sensing commission of International Association of Hydrological Society (IAHS).
Mr. Akash Singh Raghuvanshi (Ph.D. scholar)
has been awarded Deloitte work-studentship.
has been selected for the "Deloitte work-studentship program" for 6 months.
Shubham Ketan Sharma
Received the International Travel Support (ITS), SERB, DST to attend, “The 13th International Congress on Membrane and Membrane Processes ICOM13, 9-14 July 2023, Makuhari Messe, Chiba, Japan”.
Mr. Bhargabnanda Dass
(Ph.D. candidate) has been conferred the 2023 IAHS SYSTA award (Sivapalan Young Scientist Travel Award) to attend the IUGG 2023 General Assembly in Berlin, Germany, held from 12th to 16th July.