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IIT Kharagpur


Coronavirus: IIT-Kharagpur researchers design face shields for healthcare workers

March 29, 2020 2:00 pm

A team from IIT-Kharagpur, under the guidance of Santanu Dhara and Sangeeta Das, has produced 14 such face shield prototypes in two hours and are in the process of making many more, working from their homes

IIT, AIIMS alumni join hands to create robot to 'sanitise cities against coronavirus'

March 29, 2020 12:18 pm

The aim is to take the machine across streets, especially targeting sterilisation of public places such as hospitals, bus-stops, railway stations, shopping malls, etc, to stop spreading of the virus across the city.

Developing hand sanitiser to coronavirus testing kit, here's what IITs and other institutes are doing

March 25, 2020 5:30 pm

From finding a vaccine to develop a method to check the virus to allowing use of its campus as quarantine wards - here is what Indian educational institutes are doing to support the fight against corona virus.

Coronavirus: IIT-Kharagpur students make videos on WHO guidelines in 12 Indian languages to create awareness

March 25, 2020 4:44 pm

Vision Prabaho, a students' group known for its environmental activities on the institutes campus, has uploaded videos on the World Health Organisation (WHO) guidelines in Assamese, Bengali, Gujarati, Hindi, Kannada, Kashmiri, Malayalam, Marathi, Odia, Punjabi, Tamil and Telugu,

IIT-Kharagpur recruitment 2020: Pay scale over Rs 1 lakh, check vacancies for non-teaching posts

February 16, 2020 6:48 pm

IIT-Kharagpur recruitment 2020: The candidates will be in the pay scale upto Rs 1,12,400 per month. Interested candidates can apply at

IIT-Kharagpur to help improve urban infrastructure management

February 04, 2020 9:34 am

The Infrastructure Monitoring and Analytics Laboratory and the Infrastructure Evaluation Laboratory were recently inaugurated at the Ranbir and Chitra Gupta School of Infrastructure Design and Management of IIT-Kharagpur

27 students across 10 IITs ended their lives in five years: RTI

December 09, 2019 12:26 pm

As per the data provided by the Ministry of Human Resource and Development, IIT Madras tops the list with suicides by seven students during this period.

Over 1000 job offers in five days for IIT Kharagpur students, rise in foreign offers

December 07, 2019 5:46 pm

This year, students of the institute bagged 41 international offers with Japanese companies leading the recruitment drive, followed by the US-based firms. "This has been the fastest 1000 offers till date," the statement said.

Not NBA, now IIT Foundation to accredit engineering colleges

October 20, 2019 4:08 pm

IIT Foundation for Accreditation and Assessment (IFAA) is said to be free from any interference from the Ministry or IITs. It has IIT Madras, IIT Delhi and IIT Kharagpur as founding partners and is now looking for a CEO.

IIT Kharagpur professor wins Facebook award for research in targeted media bias

September 28, 2019 7:40 pm

Animesh Mukherjee, Associate Professor at the Computer Science and Engineering department, has been selected for the Ethics in Artificial Intelligence (AI) Research Award