IIT News

IIT-Gandhinagar signs MoU with four universities of New Jersey

The MoUs were signed during the visit of New Jersey Governor Phil Murphy to India, the first ever by a sitting governor of the US state.

IITs to seek 1 year more to enforce EWS quota

All centrally-funded educational institutions have been directed by the government to increase their overall student strength by 25 per cent, over two years, to accommodate the 10 per cent EWS quota.


IIT-Kanpur, IIT-Kharagpur professors selected for Young Engineer Award 2019

The awardees will receive a prize of Rs 1 lakh and citation. The entire list of awardees is available at the website- inae.in.

IITs reach out to Times Higher Education over global rankings

IIT-Delhi is in touch with Phil Baty, Times Higher Education’s editorial director of global rankings, on behalf of all 23 IITs. Baty, sources said, has agreed to a meeting in January next year.

IIT-JAM 2020 registration begins: Know how to apply

IIT JAM 2020 registration: The registration process will be closed on October 8 at 5:30 pm. The candidates can apply through the website jam.iitk.ac.in

IIT-Guwahati launches M.Tech in Data Science, three international courses with Japan-based varsity

Under the International Joint Degree programs with Gifu University, Japan will provide bilateral movement of at least 14 undergraduate or postgraduate students has started for following three international programs


JAM 2020 schedule released: One paper cancelled, check major changes in IIT, IISc entrance exam

IIT JAM 2020: In a major change, the JAM 2020 will be conducted for six subjects and the biological science paper has been discontinued. The application process will begin from September 5 and the last date to apply will be October 8, 5:30 pm.

IIT to use technology to improve lives of people in Rajasthan's Sirohi

Director of the IIT, Jodhpur, Santanu Chaudhury, said technologies like AI, Internet of Things (IoT), Big Data Analytics, sensors and drones will be used in areas of health, agriculture, solar energy, drinking water and communication facilities to improve lives of the people

IIT students invent device blocking sun glare to improve driving comfort

The chemical engineering students at IIT Gandhinagar have also filed for a patent for the electronic device called sun protect

No seats vacant at IITs in 2019: HRD Ministry

Noticing the number of seats lying vacant in the premium institutes as rising trend in the five years, except in 2014, the HRD ministry had in 2017 set up a panel which made several recommendations to address the issue.

IIT Photos

President, PM meet Chairmen, Board of Governors and Directors of IIT

President Pranab Mukherjee, Prime Minister Narendra Modi and HRD Minister Smriti Irani at group photo session with Chairmen, Board of Governors and Directors of Indian Institute of Technology.

IIT Videos

Idea Exchange With V Ramgopal Rao, Director of IIT Delhi

The IIT Director talks about why the IITs face problems in breaking into top 100 in world rankings, the ‘fragmented education system’, and how the race for board marks and grind of coaching institutes are affecting the kind of students they get.

Rajkummar Rao and Shruti Haasan talk about their rom com Behen Hogi Teri

A group of IIT-Madras students protesting against Tuesday’s assault on a PhD scholar, Sooraj, marched towards the administrative block demanding that the assailants be expelled from the institute. Saying that the attackers pose a threat to the safety of students in the varsity, the group claimed that they also have a history of violent behaviour. […]