VPN Windows

VPN Installation Guide for Windows

1. Double Click the downloaded installer and Accept the License agreement

2. Select Secure remote access

3. Click Install to start installation. Follow the instruction to finish the installation


1. Open the FortiClient software after Installation is finished. Click on Remote Access > Configure VPN

2. Configure as per below

  • Select SSL-VPN
  • Fill-up the Connection Name as you want
  • Remote Gateway should be vpn.iitkgp.ac.in/iit or as provided by CIC
  • Click Save

3. Connect VPN

  • After Configuring the VPN setting click Remote Access again
  • Select the VPN connection that you have configured from the dropdown menu
  • Enter your username and password that was provided by CIC

4. After connection the below screen will appear

5. Minimize the window and start working.


To disconnect the VPN click the Disconnect button on the above screen.

For any further assistance mail to helpdesk[at]cc.iitkgp.ac.in