IIT News

Through this IIT-Delhi alumnus' innovation, visually-impaired can see pictures and diagrams

The device developed by a national award-winning female scientist, Ankita Gulati, faced challenges in convincing the visually-impaired and also fellow industry-players as she was often the only woman in the events, conferences etc.

10% reservation will create thousands of seats in IITs and other higher institutes: Prakash Javadekar

President Ram Nath Kovind has given his assent to the constitutional provision to provide 10 per cent reservation in government jobs and education to an economically backward section in the general category.


IIT-Kharagpur to launch artificial intelligence certification course

The course with 300 students will consist of 16 modules - each having 12-hour duration will teach students about mathematical and algorithmic foundations, AI fundamentals and statistical and machine learning methods.

IIT-JAM 2019 admit card released, here's how to check

IIT JAM 2019 admit cards have been released on the official website, jam.iitkgp.ac.in. IIT JAM is the entrance exam to M.Sc courses in IITs and IISc

Admissions open for IIT, IIM, ISI's joint business analytics programme, apply by January 10

The last date to apply for the Post Graduate Diploma in Business Analytics is January 10, 2019.

India's first shortcourse on outsourcing at IIT-Kharagpur

The one-week course, run by the Department of Mining Engineering at the institute campus in Kharagpur, included deliberations on how outsourcing of work can be made ethically and within legally justified parameters and how the best practices can be encouraged in the labour market.


IIT-Bombay to set up centre of excellence in oil, gas and energy

The MoU was signed by heads of Indian Oil Corp (IOC), Oil and Natural Gas Corp (ONGC), GAIL India, Bharat Petroleum Corp limited (BPCL), Hindustan Petroleum Corp (HPCL), Oil India and Engineers India.

IIT-Madras winter course on machine intelligence and brain research begins

Through the course, students will understand the inner workings and underlying principle of the human brain and intelligent machines. Candidates register for the workshop for free and CCBR also offeres travel and housing scholarships to 20 students from other cities.

IIM-Bangalore and IIT-Bombay to discuss 'future of learning'

The 2019 conference will address significant issues such as: how should the learning model 4.0 be in line with the principles of industry 4.0; how to bring in the vast majorities of underserved/unserved learners into the emerging learning networks; the barriers to transformation among others

IIT-Hyderabad students receive 213 offers from 80 firms in phase I

A total of 22 foreign placement offers were made this year, up from eight last year. TMSC remained highest recruited with five offers among foreign firms while TCS was biggest recruiter overall with 12 offers.

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.