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Thursday, July 29, 2021



No bid to rename IIT Madras as IIT Chennai, informs education minister

July 26, 2021 7:09 pm

Though the names of the cities Bombay and Madras were changed, respectively, to Mumbai and Chennai, the institutes at these two places retain their original names.

IISERs gain in latest Nature Index rankings

July 27, 2021 11:48 am

IISER Pune ranked number 7 in the list, while Savitribai Phule Pune University, this year, is in the 81st position, and Symbiosis International University is ranked 121.

IIT Guwahati holds 23rd convocation online, awards degrees to 1338 students

July 16, 2021 4:43 pm

The graduating students include 649 BTech and BDes students, 175 PhD students, 518 Master degree students and 4 students who received Joint Degrees with Gifu University, Japan. 

Samsung India awards scholarships to 544 Navodaya Vidyalaya students attending IITs, NITs

July 09, 2021 8:41 pm

The company offers a scholarship of up to 2 lakh, to cover tuition, examination, hostel, and mess expenses for one academic year to less privileged students from JNV schools who qualify for IITs and NITs.

Ramesh Pokhriyal’s term marked by vacancies in Central universities, IITs

July 08, 2021 8:23 am

The development comes in the backdrop of the leadership change in Uttarakhand which goes to polls next year.

IIT Gandhinagar announces free online camp for school children

July 06, 2021 2:29 pm

The camp will take place from July 30 till August 1. Interested students may register till July 20.

IIT-Hyderabad to offer new MTech and MDes online programmes

July 02, 2021 12:43 pm

The online MTech/MDes programmes are being offered in various disciplines and streams by different departments of the institute. They are based on the credit system and offer a wide choice of courses to the students. Each programme has core and elective course and project work.

When will NTA conduct JEE Main, NEET 2021?

June 24, 2021 9:57 am

"The pending editions of JEE-Mains are likely to be conducted either at the end of July or August with a fortnight's gap between the two tests. NEET is likely to be pushed to September," a source said.

IIT-Madras launches Indian network for memory studies

June 18, 2021 10:25 am

The INMS will coordinate complex engagements with ‘memory’ from different institutes including cultural studies centres as well as neuroscience laboratories and industry research on AI and related fields.

IIT-Ropar's former director appointed as institute professor at IIT-Madras

June 16, 2021 1:53 pm

The professor now serves as an institute chair professor and institute professor at the institute's department of Mechanical Engineering. He has also been a visiting chair professor at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT), USA.


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

August 22, 2014 1:56 pm

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.


Idea Exchange With V Ramgopal Rao, Director of IIT Delhi

June 22, 2020 6:21 pm

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.