IIT Palakkad periodically organizes prestigious public lectures as part of the series called "Institute Colloquium". Distinguished personalities from Academia and Industry are invited by the Institute to speak and interact with the young students and faculty on a topic of contemporary interest. The speakers and the topics covered under the Institute Colloquium in the past are provided below.
|7th March, 2018||
Prof. K Thyagarajan (Retired Professor of Physics, IIT Delhi, New Delhi)Dept. of Physics, Bennett University, Greater Noida, UP
|Quantum nature of light and photon|
|4th April, 2018||Prof. L Sriramkumar (Professor of Physics, IIT Madras )||Hawking's-genius|
|26th September, 2018||Prof. N. Mukunda (Retired Professor, IISc, Bangalore)||ECG Sudarshan's Life and Work- An appreciation|
|9th January, 2019||Dr. Mylswamy Annadurai, Former Director, ISRO Satellite Center||Indian Space Programme: Opportunities and Challenges for Technologists & Entrepreneurs|
|6th February, 2019||Prof. Ravi Subrahmanyan, Director, Raman Research Institute, Bangalore||Cosmic Dawn: When the first stars and galaxies were born|