Aims and Objectives
interaction among the staff members of the Institute.
Fostering fraternal friendship and mutual understanding
devoid of any political character whatsoever, and promoting
goodwill purely through healthy and friendly participation
in sports and games; and
a laudable image of IIT Kanpur and enhance its prestige
by dedication and determination in pursuit of success
and victory in competitive activities of sports and games;
per the policy of Government of India, sports activities
are highly encouraged in every Ministry/Ofice/Institution
in order to find talented persons and to reduce general
problems like hypertension, high blood pressure, diabetes
etc. and to improve the work culture and personality of
Staff Gymkhana shall organize sports activities in IIT Kanpur
in recognized events, to encourage sportsmanship generally,
and to promote friendly relations among the staff of the
IITs and to foster a close association among them.
is hoped that these activities would result in grater harmony,
health-consciousness, brotherhood, goodwill, work sincerity;
sporting spirit, open mindedness, etc. among IIT staff.
The Sports activities will help the Institute to identify
talented and dedicated sports persons from the Staff/Faculty
ranks who will be able to assist the studentís sports activities,
help with officiating at various student sports events,
and provide valuable guidance to the student teams.
will strive to raise the standard of sports in the IITs
and to work for the development of character and values
through sports amongst the staff of the IITs.