India | Press Trust of India | Monday July 28, 2014
Eyeing an improved international ranking, premier technology institute Indian Institute of Technology (IIT) Kharagpur, has started inviting foreign students, faculties and even Nobel laureates every year to its campus.
India | Press Trust of India | Sunday July 27, 2014
IIT Kharagpur will soon introduce a introduce a new "credit-based system" which would allow students the flexibility to complete a four-year B Tech course in three-and-a-half years.
Thursday June 19, 2014
India has made dramatic improvement in an annual Asian universities' ranking, with 10 of its educational institutions figuring in the top 100 list released in London on Thursday.
Cities | Press Trust of India | Monday March 31, 2014
An M.Tech student (dual course) of Chemical Engineering at IIT Kharagpur was found hanging from the ceiling fan of his room at the hostel, the police said today.
Cities | Press Trust of India | Tuesday March 18, 2014
A student of the premier Indian Institute of Technology (Kharagpur) allegedly committed suicide, police sources said today.
India | Press Trust of India | Sunday February 16, 2014
Food engineers at the IIT Kharagpur have developed a cheap ready-to-eat paste for malnourished children.
Cities | Press Trust of India | Saturday February 15, 2014
An IIT student allegedly uploaded nude photographs of a woman on the internet, police said today.
India | Indo-Asian News Service | Friday January 24, 2014
A new page has been started on Facebook by students of the Indian Institute of Technology, Kharagpur, of which Delhi Chief Minister and Aam Aadmi Party chief Arvind Kejriwal is an alumnus, decrying the policies of the AAP.
India | Press Trust of India | Wednesday January 1, 2014
IIT Kharagpur has set a record among all IITs with more than a thousand of its students securing cushy jobs in the first phase of campus placements, officials said today.
Press Trust of India | Monday December 23, 2013
The app, ClipOCam-Derma, can apparently be used on any smartphone, offering an affordable and portable solution.
India | Press Trust of India | Sunday December 15, 2013
An eminent Indian-American entrepreneur and a IIT Kharagpur passout has pledged $1 million for setting up a Center for Petroleum Engineering at her alma mater.
India | Press Trust of India | Tuesday September 10, 2013
US-based Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) and Harvard University today topped an authoritative list of the world's top 200 university rankings that did not figure any educational institutions from India.
Monday September 2, 2013
The new cement factory will start production after three years, he said adding it would produce 15 lakh tonnes of cement daily.
India | Press Trust of India | Saturday July 27, 2013
Union Human Resource Development Ministry has cleared the appointment of Professor Partha Pratim Chakraborty as the new director of Indian Institute of Technology (IIT) Kharagpur.
India | Edited by Surabhi Malik | Wednesday May 1, 2013
Despite being excoriated for a rampage on the campus of Kolkata's prestigious Presidency College last month, workers of the Trinamool Congress disrupted IIT Kharagpur on Tuesday, forcing delays in exams that were being held.
India | NDTV Correspondent | Friday June 22, 2012
A day after Indian Institute of Technology (IIT) Delhi rejected the new entrance exam format announced by Human Resource Development (HRD) Minister Kapil Sibal on May 28 and said it would hold its own entrance exam, sources have told NDTV that IIT B...
India | Reported by Um-e-Kulsoom | Friday June 22, 2012
Following the footsteps of Indian Institute of Technology (IIT) Kanpur, the Senate body of IIT Delhi has rejected the proposal of the new entrance format for the IITs by the Human Resource Development (HRD) minister Kapil Sibal. The Senate, comprisin...
India | NDTV Correspondent | Sunday June 10, 2012
The clash between Human Resource Development (HRD) Minister Kapil Sibal and the Indian Institutes of Technology (IITs) has intensified over the new one test format instituted by Mr Sibal for engineering schools across the country. A day after IIT Kan...
India | Press Trust of India | Friday May 4, 2012
"IITians for youth (IFY)", an organisation of students from Indian Institute of Technology (IIT) Kharagpur, will organise an educational Yatra for the students of Bihar which aims to provide quality learning and creating awareness among rural and und...
NDTV Correspondent | Friday November 25, 2011
Century Extrusions has declared commercial production from its new 2700MT aluminium extrusion press line put up at their factory at Kharagpur. The expansion project has enhanced their installed capacity for manufacture of aluminium extrusions from current level of 7500MT per annum to 15000MT per ann...