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West Bengal: IIT Kharagpur designs low-cost device for blood tests

The team led by Professor Suman Chakraborty from the Department of Mechanical Engineering at IIT-Kgp has adopted this detection method which requires only a paper strip based kit integrated with a smartphone for analytics and readout functions, and an LED light for imaging.

IIT-Kharagpur to interact with school students on Facebook today

This is an initiative under the IIT Kharagpur Young Innovators Programme, a science and technology competition, which will empower students from classes 8 to 10 to solve real-life challenges through innovations.


IIT-Kharagpur receives 220 foreign students application for masters and doctoral degree programmes

IIT-Kharagpur received applications from SAARC countries including Afghanistan, Bangladesh, Bhutan, Nepal, Sri Lanka, two ASEAN countries - Vietnam, Laos, and two from Latin America - Colombia, Venezuela

IIT Kharagpur, Tata Medical Center team up to form cancer imaging archive

Through the National Digital Library Initiative (NDLI) of the Ministry of Human Resource Development, the institute has joined hands with the cancer care centre for the pilot project for developing an image data bank for cancer patients.

From a pen which heals cuts to apps that monitor pill intake: IITians develop healthcare technology

At Invent@IITGN, an annual workshop conducted by IIT Gandhinagar the where students have to create solutions to social problems, as many as six innovations among the top 10 were from the healthcare sector

Registration for IIT Kharagpur Young innovators programme begins

The first two rounds will be online, while the penultimate and the final rounds will be held at the IIT campus in Kharagpur. In the first round beginning July 20, students will conceptualise their innovations


Programmers develop industry-scale hardware solutions at IIT-Kharagpur hackathon

Altogether 93 participants from seven states displayed sensor-enabled models, which can track assets, prevent thefts and save lives during crisis, at 'Smart India Hackathon 2019-Hardware edition' at IIT-Kharagpur.

IIT JAM 2019: First admission list for M.Sc courses released

IIT JAM 2019: The candidates can pay online to book their seat till June 10, 2019 through the official website jam.iitkgp.ac.in

AI, Machine Learning, what are the new courses introduced in IITs

IIT-Hyderabad introduced courses on first B.Tech in Artificial Intelligence programme, while IIT-Kharagpur introduced a certificate (six-month) course on the same programme. Check out the complete list here

IIT-Kharagpur to introduce elective course on stainless steel

The course may start with the new batch from July. The course will comprise the study of stainless steel and the uniqueness of its various grades, behavioural and forming characteristics