Milind Sohoni

The writer teaches at IIT Bombay

Articles By Milind Sohoni

Mind the knowledge gap

True development calls for a redistribution of knowledge between India and Bharat.

Elite sand in the machine

The reasons behind the failure of job creation and what the politicians can do about it

Steel frame, more flexible

Recently announced lateral entry of 10 joint secretaries at the Centre is a remarkable opportunity to rethink the structure of the state and what we want from it.

An artificial shortage of facts

Steeped in elitism, our educational institutions discourage case studies. Government programmes remain unrelated to ground realities.

Add science to taste

Today, various top universities are redefining engineering education, for instance, ‘Engineering+X’ at University of Southern California, or Development Engineering at UC Berkeley, and other innovative UG programmes at several universities.