Prof. H.N. Mahabala retired as a professor from the Department of Computer Science and Engineering, IIT Madras. He contributed immensely to building a very conductive academic atmosphere within the department. While retiring from IITM, he instituted a prize for Best M.Tech Project done in CSE Dept. The award is usually given during the convocation itself.
- Frequency : every year.
- Eligibility : All M.Tech Students who is getting the degree in the convocation.