Tag: Iit

Over 300 students bag jobs in 2 days at IIT-Kharagpur

Kolkata: The placement season at IIT-Kharagpur has started on a robust note with more than 300 students bagging jobs on the first two days. Apple Inc. made its debut on the Kharagpur campus on Friday and picked five students for its Bengaluru office.UK-based Halma plc, a group of technology companies that makes products for hazard […]

  • Tuesday, 29 June 2021
IITs revoke ban on 31 companies, allowing them to hire students

New Delhi: The IITs have revoked a ban, which they had imposed on 30 companies, mostly start-ups, barring them from participating in their campus placements. The ban was announced after these firms withdrew their offers made to the students last year. The decision to revoke the ban was taken yesterday at a meeting of the […]

  • Tuesday, 29 June 2021
All AIIMS may have one governing council like IITs

New Delhi: The government is mulling a common governing council for all AIIMS in the country, on the lines of that of the IITs, to simplify governance procedures and bring uniformity in the rules of these medical institutes. The move comes after a high-powered committee, constituted to look at the governance structure of all new […]

  • Monday, 28 June 2021
IIT alumni quits lucrative career to fight rural body polls

Kendrapara: In the politically-sensitive Kendrapara district of Odisha, an IIT alumni has quit his job and lucrative career to fight the rural body polls in Dumuka gram panchayat. Nihar Ranjan Beura (50), an alumni of IIT Kharagpur has set his goal to transform the life of the villagers. “I filed nomination papers for member panchayat […]

  • Monday, 28 June 2021
IITian pursues rural development in native village in Kendrapara

An alumni of Indian Institute of Technology (IIT) has set up a dairy farm in his native village in Kendrapara district from where locals can buy pure milk at a cheaper rate than the market price

  • Monday, 28 June 2021
Odisha govt urges IIT-Bhubaneswar to set up coastal observatory centre

Bhubaneswar: The Odisha government has urged IIT-Bhubaneswar to set up a coastal observatory and innovation centre for climate change as the state is vulnerable to natural calamities like flood, cyclone and tsunami. For the purpose, the government has decided to transfer 40 acres of land at Laudigaon in Ganjam district free of cost to IIT, […]

  • Monday, 28 June 2021
IIT, NIT to prepare fly ash utilisation report

Bhubaneswar: The Odisha government has decided to engage the Indian Institute of Technology (IIT), Bhubaneswar and National Institute of Technology (NIT), Rourkela for a research report on utilisation of fly ash being generated in the state. While fly ash is being used for brick-making and road construction, the institutes will study the use of fly […]

  • Monday, 21 June 2021
UK Scholarship for Indian students
UGC Grants Autonomy To 62 Varsities On Basis Of NAAC Ratings

The University Grants Commission (UGC) has informed that it has decided to grant Autonomy to 62 Universities (5 Central Universities, 21 State Universities, 34 Deemed to be Universities and 2 Private Universities) across the Country. These Universities have been selected on the basis of National Assessment and Accreditation Council (NAAC) ratings. The Institutions having a […]

  • Friday, 04 June 2021
Fees in IITs for students
IIT Fees For All These Students Waived Off

As per the Report of the Sub Committee constituted by the Council of IITs, the estimated average expenditure per student in the Indian Institutes of Technology (IITs) is Rs 5.2 lakh per year. However, there will be a total fee waiver for the differently-abled and students belonging to the Scheduled Castes, the Scheduled Tribes and […]

  • Friday, 04 June 2021
India's first 'Cold Spray' SMART lab launched

Chennai: The Indian Institute of Technology, Madras (IIT-M) on Friday announced its collaboration with American conglomerate General Electric (GE) to set up a lab that will develop advanced services technology for aircraft engine components. The ‘Cold Spray’ SMART (Surface Modification and Additive Research Technologies) Laboratory is the first-of-its-kind being installed in any academic institute in […]

  • Sunday, 02 May 2021
Hindalco alumina plant closed, show cause to two IITs

Ranchi: The Jharkhand State Pollution Control Board has cancelled the Consent to Operate (CTO) of Hindalco following the accident at the company’s plant around 25 km from here, a Board official said on Thursday. The State Pollution Control Board has also issued notices in connection with the accident on Tuesday to two IITs – Mumbai and […]

  • Sunday, 02 May 2021
JEE Advanced: 1.76 lakh students to appear in the exam today

Bhubaneswar: As many as 1.76 lakh students including 3,161 from Odisha will appear for the Joint Entrance Examination (JEE) Advanced 2019 today. The fully computer based test will be held across different cities in the country including Bhubaneswar, Berhampur, Cuttack and Rourkela. The examination comprising of two papers will be held in two sittings – […]

  • Friday, 30 April 2021
Tech Mahindra, IIT-Kanpur join hands on cyber security

Kanpur: With an aim to introduce innovative cyber security solutions and enhance digital resilience of critical national infrastructure, software major Tech Mahindra on Monday announced a partnership with Indian Institute of Technology, Kanpur (IIT-K). Tech Mahindra said the partnership would help in real world industry exposure to students of IIT-K. “At Tech Mahindra, our primary […]

  • Thursday, 29 April 2021
KV Admissions
After CBSE Success, Kendriya Vidyalaya Shines In JEE Advanced 2019

New Delhi: The students of Kendriya Vidyalaya Sangathan, an autonomous body under Union Ministry of Human Resource Development (MHRD), have shown excellent results in Joint Entrance Examination (Advanced) 2019 conducted by IIT Roorkee. A data analysis of JEE (Advanced) result shows that out of 6094 KV students who appeared in JEE (Advanced) this year, 1019 […]

  • Thursday, 29 April 2021
IIT Recruitment 2019
Failed To Crack GATE OR JEE? Here's A Chance To Fulfill IIT Dream!

Lakhs of students appear for different entrance examinations every year for various degree programs in order to get admission into the Indian Institute of Technology (IIT) but a few of them only make it to the premier institution. In order to give the experience of IIT culture to students who could not make it to […]

  • Wednesday, 28 April 2021