Academics at IIT Madras is designed to accomplish students in a highly competitive world. This envisions a robust, vibrant and holistic college education that will engender excellence in every sphere of human endeavor. IIT Madras is committed to provide quality education to promote intellectual, social and cultural vivacity among its learners. It works towards evolving a learning process and environment, which empowers the future citizens to become global leaders in the emerging knowledge society.

XTIC offers Distinguished academicians four positions to be associated. These are honorary positions.

Distinguished Fellows to recognize the following world-renowned researchers as Distinguished Fellows of XTIC for their valuable contributions to XR. The Fellows engage in long-term ties by inspiring, mentoring and initiating meaningful collaborations with the Center.

Associate Researcher Fellows are excellent faculty members from academic institutes and colleges in overseas and India, and industrial researchers, who have been selected to be hosted and to pursue research in XR at the Center. The Fellowships are short term engagement spread over two years.

Visiting Researcher Program aimed at national and international researchers to pursue collaborative projects in XR and their applications with XTIC faculty. The duration of the fellowship can be from three to twelve weeks.

Research Experience Program for hosting research scholars from other universities in overseas and India. The program’s main objective is to foster collaboration with and support research work carried out XR and their applications in India. The duration of the fellowship is two to three months.