Office of International Relations & Alumni Affairs (IRAA) is the primary coordinating center for communication, events and other activities on behalf of the Dean, IRAA. The office is located in the Administrative Building of IIT (ISM), Dhanbad. The office, along with the Students' Alumni Cell and ISM Alumni Association (ISMAA), organizes the Annual Alumni Meet, Basant Samman, Distinguished Alumni Awards and other alumni related events. The office is launching programmes such as Serve Your Alma Matter/Student Mentorship Programmes for the overall institutional development, alumni connect and improved global ranking of the institute. The IRAA office strives to excel in International Relations & Alumni Affairs by creating an effective platform for the alumni, faculty and students of the institute.
An International Relation Cell (IRC) is established in the office of Dean (IRAA) to look after the smooth functioning of office with the sole objective of promoting internationalizing of IIT (ISM), Dhanbad. The IRC is headed by Prof. Dhiraj Kumar, Dean (IRAA) with Prof. Biswajit Chowdhury as Associate Dean (IRC), Prof. Gauri Shankar as Chairman of the Cell and Prof. Rashmi Ranjan Das and Prof. Piyali Sengupta as members of the Cell.
The primary activites are: