Nurturing Future Leadership Program (MMTTP, Ministry of Education, Government of India)

IIT Bombay invites nominations for the first batch of the faculty leadership development programme, ‘Nurturing Future  Leadership Program’, under the aegis of the Malaviya Mission Teacher Training Programme (MMTTP), Ministry of Education, Govt. of India. This programme is a prestigious selection-based leadership development programme that is open for all levels of faculty of centrally funded higher educational institutions. The proposed leadership development programme will help the participants prepare for educational leadership roles.  It will also help them excel in their own research and teaching pursuits, and in enabling them to inculcate leadership skills amongst their students, bringing tangible and wide-ranging benefits to the nation.  

The need for trained and experienced institutional leaders is also outlined in the National Education Policy (NEP) 2020.

The objectives of the programme are: 

  • To build an ecosystem to inculcate leadership skills in faculty members at levels early in their careers to advance both individual and organizational goals. 
  • To be a broad-based leadership development programme (for all faculty across all levels). 
  • To expand the pool of potential leaders for the range of leadership positions.  
  • To prepare faculty to contribute effectively and proactively in collective decision-making, shared governance, developing initiatives, problem-solving. 
  • Enabling institute administration to assess the leadership quality of their faculty through this programme.

The programme is envisioned to make “Everyone a Leader” in the important area of large-scale education through technologies and collaborative efforts.

Course fee 

There is NO course fee for this programme, which is conducted under the aegis of the Malaviya Mission Teacher Training Programme (MMTTP). It is funded by the Ministry of Education, Govt. of India.  The cost of travel, however, has to be borne by the participant (participating institution).

In case more than 2 participants are nominated by an institution for a given Programme in one institute, the full cost shall be borne by the participant’s institutions for the additional participants.

Links for more information

After successful registration, please email the details to

The last date to apply is 17 March 2024.

Programme Coordinator

Prof. Kannan Moudgalya

Indian Institute of Technology Bombay

Mumbai – 400076

To know more about the ‘Nurturing Future  Leadership Program’, please click here.


Dates18 March 2024 to 22 March 2024 (This is a residential programme of five days).


Venue: IIT Bombay