Govt approves bill to set up 20 more IIITs

A bill, which seeks to give IIITs administrative autonomy and enables setting up of 20 more such insititutes, was approved by the government.

20 IIITs to come up on public-pvt partnership mode

The HRD Ministry has prepared a public-private-partnership model for setting up 20 IIITs under which the expenditure could be shared in the ratio of 85 to 15 between the government and industry.