Kharagpur IITian offered whopping annual salary of over Rs 1.5 cr

Kharagpur: In one of the fattest pay package offered to an IITian ever in campus placements, a student of IIT Kharagpur has been offered a whopping annual salary of over Rs. 1.5 crore.

Body of IIT-Kharagpur student found hanging in room

The body of a second year MTech student of Indian Institute Of Technology, Kharagpur (IIT-Kgp) was found hanging from the ceiling of his hostel room Monday, a top institute official said.

`Textbooks need to rewritten to present science properly`

IIT-Kharagpur director Partha Pratim Chakrabarty stressed the need to rewrite text books so as to impart a deep knowledge of science, technology and society.

When IIT-Kharagpur robots will play soccer

Armed with high speed metal dribblers and kickers, a clutch of small autonomous robots engineered by a group of students, at the IIT-KGP, are set to play soccer at an international event in Malaysia.

IIT-Kharagpur plans to offer courses in medicine

The Indian Institute of Technology-Kharagpur is considering a tie-up with leading bio-medical research institutes abroad as part of its plans to offer medical programmes without changing the IIT Act, its director said.

IIT-Kharagpur faculty, alumni hold silent protest

Over 200 faculty members and alumni of the Indian Institute of Technology-Kharagpur (IIT-KGP) participated in a silent protest on Saturday.

IIT-Kharagpur alumni demands immediate appointment of director

A section of IIT-Kharagpur alumni supporting Partha Pratim Chakraborty as the institute`s director today demanded his immediate appointment saying the vacancy has "stalled activities in the campus".

President rues no Indian varsity in world`s top 200

Welcoming IIT-Kharagpur`s `Vision 2020` - to be in top 20 global education institutes by the year 2020, Pranab Mukherjee urged other premier Indian educational institutes to follow suit.

Website makes getting in touch with IITians easier

People can now make friends with graduates from the prestigious Indian Institutes of Technology with the help of a new website.

IIT-Kharagpur Director sticks to his stand

IIT-Kharagpur Director Damodar Acharya on Monday justified his stand saying that the new format would help students from rural areas to study in the prestigious institutions.

IITs divided over common entrance examination?

As per reports, IIT-Kharagpur, IIT Guwahati, IIT Madras and IIT Roorkie have come out in support of the common entrance test for engineering aspirants.

Indian innovator harnesses sea waves for power

The non-polluting technology, aptly named `Gravity Power House` (GPH), is an offshoot of Gravity Power Tower, (GPT) both conceptualised, designed and developed by B.

IIT-Kharagpur student goes missing in Ranchi

A B.Tech final year student of
IIT-Kharagpur has gone missing here since the last two days,
police said on Monday.

IIT-Kharagpur to accept LSAT scores

IIT-Kharagpur has decided to accept Law School
Admission Test (LSAT) scores for admission to its 3 year LLB
Programee in Intellectual Property Laws.

Rogue elephants enter IIT-Kharagpur campus, trigger panic

Two rogue elephants entered the IIT-Kharagpur campus here triggering panic among students and forcing the authorities to switch off lights to prevent them going berserk, officials said.

Did not affiliate `fake` institute running on campus: IIT-Kgp

Coming clear on the controversy
over an alleged fake institute running on its campus, IIT
Kharagpur on Tuesday said it has not affiliated the centre and
documents supporting its recognition were "forged".

IIT-Kharagpur prof suspended for fraud

A senior most faculty member of IIT-Kharagpur, facing charges of fraud, has been placed under suspension, officials said here Tuesday.

Top IIT officials penalised for delay in providing information

The Central Information
Commission has imposed a penalty of Rs 15,000 on senior
officials of IIT-Kharagpur for delay in providing information
to a professor of the Institute.

CIC issues notice to IIT-Kharagpur for incomplete information

The CIC has issued a show cause
notice to the prestigious Indian Institute of Technology,
Kharagpur for providing incomplete information under the Right
to Information Act to one of its professors.

IIT-Kharagpur best technology school in India: Survey

The premier Indian Institute of Technology (IIT) Kharagpur is the best technology school in the country followed by IIT-Delhi, revealed a new survey released Sunday.