IIT News

Fathima Latif death: Social media trolling demoralising, will cooperate in probe, says IIT Madras

IIT-Madras said they will continue to make all efforts to ensure the physical and mental well-being of its students.

IIT students plan to protest against MTech fee hike

HRD Ministry in September decided to hike MTech fees tenfold and also discontinue stipend to students.


IIT-Ropar develops stubble management technology system, says it is ‘low-cost’ solution to farm fires

Professor Sarit K Das, director, IIT Ropar, said the institute stepped up to provide this solution to the government for implementation as it will contribute to significantly address the national capital’s air pollution woes, combating the severe consequences for public health

Aspire to make a career in Fashion and Design? Know these 7 entrance exams

Aspiring to make a place in the fashion and design industry? Here are 7 entrance exams after 10+2 that the students can apply for. Check exam date and eligibility

Telling Numbers: IITs dominate India rankings, IIT-Bombay and IISc on top

The Indian Institutes of Technology (IITs) dominate the list, with seven IITs figuring in the top ten rankings. Like last year, IIT-Bombay leads followed by the Indian Institute of Science (IISc). This year, IIT-Delhi has improved its performance by one rank to overtake IIT-Madras.

Female coders have to work twice as hard to be at par with men: She Codes 2019 winner

Low visibility of female coders and lesser exposure to girls regarding programming, which is considered a male bastion, make them work twice as hard as men to come at the same level, says Indeed She Codes 2019 winner Anjali Rani Pahal, an IIT-Dhanbad student.


Students' council writes to MHRD to scrap M.Tech fee hike, warns of bigger protest

IIT M.Tech fee hike: As per the new regulation, the students will pay Rs 2 to 3 lakh who was earlier paying a course fee around Rs 30,000 to 50,000

Engineering students protest against M Tech fee hike

IIT M.Tech fee hike row: The ministry in a recent decision with consultation of the Indian Institute of Technology (IITs) hiked the course fees of the programmes by 900 per cent and also slashed the stiphen received by the students who will enrol in post graduate (pg) programme

IIT JAM 2020: Registration process ends today, how to apply

IIT JAM 2020: The candidates can apply through the official website of, jam.iitk.ac.in. The registration process will be closed today at 8:30 pm

M Tech fee hike at IITs to discourage ‘non-serious’ students: HRD Ministry

As for the “new admissions”, the tuition fee will be gradually increased over three years and “needy students will be provided necessary financial support”, the government added.

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. […]