The Bio-IT Centre at IBAB organized a four-day online workshop on “Fundamentals of NGS analysis and Drug Discovery” from 26-28 August 2021. This workshop covered basic concepts in genomics such as analyzing Next Generation Sequencing (NGS) data, mining and analyzing genome and protein sequences, and performing structural analysis leading to drug discovery. Hands-on training in programming (UNIX and R), NGS analysis and drug discovery pipelines were provided. A total of 21 participants from across India were trained.