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Thursday, February 25, 2021



IIT-Bombay announces online semester for first-year UG students

November 05, 2020 9:33 am

The first week of instruction will be a "zero" week, where students will be guided on how to attend lectures and exams online, said director Dr Subhasis Chaudhuri in a post on social media.

IIT-B announces online semester for first-year UG students

November 05, 2020 1:28 am

Orientation on November 11, instruction to begin on November 16.

Two labourers crushed to death under marble sheets at IIT-Bombay campus

August 31, 2020 11:24 am

Meanwhile, a 30-year-old biker, Baban Lohar, was killed Saturday when a BEST bus rammed into him on NM Joshi Marg at Lower Parel. Lohar was employed at a television news channel in Lower Parel and was returning home around 7.30 am after his shift ended

Three from Mumbai in list of top-ranked higher education institutions declared by MHRD

August 19, 2020 1:27 am

While IIT-Bombay ranked second among the top 10 institutes of national importance, central universities and centrally-funded technological institutes, IIT-Madras bagged the first spot.

Student elections: IIT-B condemns targeting of candidates on social media

February 21, 2020 9:08 am

Hours before the general elections that took place on Sunday, certain student groups used social media to target two contesting candidates. Of the two candidates, one candidate, Zakir Hussain, won.

IIT-B annual elections on Feb 16: Keeping campus ‘apolitical’, promoting ‘diversity’ high on candidates’ agenda

February 11, 2020 2:53 am

The elections will be held on February 16 for the posts of general secretary for academic affairs, cultural, sports, technical and hostel affairs. The campus strength of nearly 10,000, including undergraduates and postgraduate students, will cast their vote.

Centre set up at IIT-Bombay for India’s energy security

December 06, 2019 9:05 pm

The centre will collaborate with six PSUs of oil and gas sector — Oil India Ltd, Oil and Natural Gas Corp, Gas Authority of India Ltd, Bharat Petroleum Corporation Limited, Hindustan Petroleum Corporation Limited and Indian Oil Corporation — and Engineers India Limited to conduct research projects “from lab to implementation-ready stage in mission mode”.

Distinguished IIT-Bombay alumnus R Chandrashekhar backs M.Tech fee hike

September 30, 2019 10:44 pm

R Chandrashekhar backed the fee increase, saying it would also exert pressure on the IITs to make their programmes more market- and research-orientated to keep abreast with the changing times

New IIT-B director lists priorities: ‘Looking to diversify courses, draw more woman students’

April 26, 2019 7:16 am

Chaudhari took over as the director last week, succeeding Devang Khakhar, who served in the post for two consecutive terms. He has been a professor and artificial intelligence researcher in IIT-B’s department of electrical engineering for the past 29 years.

IIT-Bombay gets flak on social media for ‘political tweet’, says handle was ‘compromised’

April 23, 2019 2:28 am

The handle, named ‘SJSoM, IIT Bombay’, responded at 3.11 pm, saying, “Because Hinduism and Hindutva are not the same. Being religious and being stupid are two different things. People here are religious but not stupid enough to vote for #BJP.”