India News | Edited by Anindita Sanyal (With agencies inputs) | Monday June 22, 2015
The Indian Institute of Technology, Kharagpur, is venturing into medical education. The renowned tech institute has received permission and a Rs 230 crore grant to set up a super specialty hospital, where medical degrees will be given and research wi...
Saturday June 13, 2015
Computer science and engineering student Sikhar Patranabis has scored 9.87 and passed out as the highest-ranked graduate this year. He is tipped to get the President of India Gold Medal.
India News | Press Trust of India | Friday June 12, 2015
An IIT Kharagpur student who topped across all departments in the institute, has rejected a lucrative job offer from a multinational to remain in academics.
Press Trust of India | Monday May 11, 2015
Students have already developed 'Kraken 3.0', a prototype AUV which can go as deep as 10 metres in a pool of water.
India News | Press Trust of India | Thursday March 26, 2015
Three premier institutions of IIT Kharagpur, IIM Calcutta and Indian Statistical Institute (ISI) Kolkata, have come together for the first time to offer a joint course in business analytics.
India News | Indo-Asian News Service | Wednesday March 18, 2015
Researchers at the Indian Institute of Technology-Kharagpur have engineered an indigenous, cost-effective kidney dialysis technology. The innovative technology was recently recognised with the National Award, a statement said today.
Sunday December 21, 2014
As the first phase of its placements drew to a close, IIT Kharagpur students have got the maximum number of jobs compared to other IITs, institute officials said on Sunday.
Cities | Press Trust of India | Tuesday December 2, 2014
In one of the fattest pay package offered to an IITian ever in campus placements, a student of IIT Kharagpur has been offered a whopping annual salary of over Rs 1.5 crore.
Tuesday December 2, 2014
IIT Kharagpur officials said the salary package was among the 163 offers made by 27 visiting companies yesterday on the first day of campus placements.
India News | Press Trust of India | Wednesday November 5, 2014
IIT Kharagpur will now bring in professors and scholars from foreign universities besides offering joint PhDs with top international institutes.
Tuesday November 4, 2014
A month away from final placements, IIT Kharagpur students are being flooded with pre-placement offers.
India News | Press Trust of India | Tuesday November 4, 2014
A month away from final placements, IIT Kharagpur students are being flooded with pre-placement offers with a 20 per cent increase this year.
India News | 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 News | 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.
Kolkata News | 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 News | 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 News | 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 News | 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 News | Press Trust of India | Monday June 23, 2014
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 News | 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.