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Where your
love for learning
is nurtured


An International learning experience

21 days | 86 students | 1 programme

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workshop at asset summer programme - 2016
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ASSET Summer Programme
Challenging and nurturing academic talent

Created for top scorers of the ASSET Talent Search from grades 7 and 8, ASSET Summer Programme is a 21-day residential academic and social enrichment programme.

The programme:

Offers an accelerated hands-on learning environment that is both challenging and nurturing

Promotes interactive and inquiry-based learning

Creates meaningful learning experiences for students

What happens at the programme?

At ASSET Summer Programme, students are immersed in a fast-paced learning style similar to university learning models, under the guidance of renowned expert instructors. Courses at the programme are curated by specialists in gifted education to expose students to leading professional disciplines through real-life application-based learning methods.

Instructors at the programme use innovative teaching styles such as:

Building Prototypes



Role Plays

At the Summer Programme, students
  • Engage in deep learning
  • Acquire knowledge that enables informed career choices
  • Develop creative confidence
  • Develop self-management habits required for success in any endeavour
  • Become balanced multi-dimensional individuals

A holistic learning experience

ASSET Summer Programme employs learning methods that combine academics with social enrichment activities to give participants an environment where they can flourish academically and socially. The residential component is an integral part to this, as it creates a comfortable atmosphere for the students to engage in academic as well as leisure activities. At the programme, a team of Residential Assistants (RAs) organize a host of interesting activities to keep the students engaged.

Activities include
  • Sports like Basketball, Football, Cricket, Volleyball, Flag Football, Ultimate Frisbee, etc.
  • Dance
  • Field Day Competitions
  • Library Visits
  • Arts and Crafts
  • Talent Night & Sports Day
  • Improvs & Theatre

Boarding facilities

Gender specific-rooms with
bathroom facilities will be allotted
on a triple sharing basis.

Student schedule

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student schedule


Breakfast, lunch, evening snacks and dinner will be provided at campus dining halls. Vegetarian and non-vegetarian options will be available for every meal.

ASSET Summer Programme administrators

An alumnus of IIT Madras, Vishnuteerth Agnihotri holds 26 years of experience across diverse sectors. He has been with EI for over 10 years heading the development of EI’s offerings such as ASSET, Mindspark and Detailed Assessment. He has been involved in several innovative research projects, including assessments of student values and attitudes and assessments of teacher knowledge and skills.

Vishnuteerth Agnihothri
Academic Director

With 5 years of experience at Duke TIP Summer Studies programs in India, where she was the residential director for 2 years and site director for 1 year, Pankhuri has a deep understanding of what is required to offer a high-quality enriching and safe residential on-campus experience to young students. Apart from Duke TIP, Pankhuri has also served as the site director for the Johns Hopkins CTY summer studies program in 2015 in Seattle, USA.

Pankhuri Nigam
Site Director