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IIT Roorkee


IIT-Roorkee's SPARK internship program goes online

May 07, 2020 9:52 am

As every year, a fellowship of Rs 2,500 per week will be offered to interns. These interns will work in 17 participating departments of the institute and perform theoretical and computational research in the latest areas

IIT-Roorkee holds online lessons for speech and hearing-impaired students

May 05, 2020 10:01 am

Besides academics, online classes also focused on imparting vocational skills and training in music to equip these students for future jobs, claims the institute.

IIT-Roorkee launches advanced course on Deep Learning

April 21, 2020 9:26 am

The course will be delivered by the faculty of IIT-Roorkee and other experts from the industry. The classes will be streamed online through a live video. Upon completion of the course, users will receive a certification from the institute

IIT Roorkee develops mobile tracking app to curb coronavirus outbreak

April 06, 2020 8:50 pm

If installed, it can provide a history of all the people in an individual's vicinity for a defined period. It can send alerts without internet as well, in case a quarantined person ventures beyond a prescribed area.

IIT-Roorkee lab creates 3D printed face shields for those treating coronavirus patients

April 03, 2020 7:26 pm

As many as 1000 3D printed shields have been sent to healthcare professionals at AIIMS Rishikesh.

IITs create portable ventilator to meet demand for coronavirus patients

April 03, 2020 4:34 pm

While IIT Ropar had created one out of available material, Hyderabad's ventilator works on future technology and operates without any human contact.

Coronavirus: IIT-Roorkee resumes teaching through online mode amid lockdown

March 30, 2020 3:12 pm

While recognising the fact that e-learning cannot replace classroom learning, the institute has given the faculty various options of imparting distance education.

IIT-Roorkee incubated start-up offers free comics during coronavirus lockdown

March 31, 2020 10:48 am

The comics are available in six vernacular languages namely Hindi, English, Telugu, Kannada, Bangla, Marathi, and will help kids hone their linguistic skills.

Coronavirus: IIT-Roorkee startup offers free interactive comics for children during lockdown

March 29, 2020 4:22 pm

The startup TBS Planet Comics Studio has come out with comics that are available in six languages - Hindi, English, Telugu, Kannada, Bangla and Marathi - that will aid children to hone their linguistic skills, its founder and CEO Rajeev Tamhankar said

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.


IIT-Roorkee professors reach Imphal to study quake-hit buildings

January 08, 2016 6:25 am

Imphal, Jan 08 (ANI): Expert team of Professors from IIT-Roorkee reached Imphal in Manipur to check the buildings that were damaged in the recent earthquake. Almost 513 buildings and structures were reportedly damaged across Manipur when a powerful 6.8 magnitude pre-dawn earthquake struck the state. The earthquake resulted in huge loss of life and property. A senior official of the state Public Works Department (PWD) said that the visiting experts’ team would also assess other areas of the state and visit damaged structures.