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IIT students should make technology accessible to rural masses: Super 30 founder

IIT students should make technology accessible to rural masses: Super 30 founder

Prominent mathematician and founder of Super 30 Anand Kumar on Saturday called upon the Indian Institute of Technology-Kharagpur students to make technology accessible to the rural masses so as to directly benefit them.

Jan 22, 2017, 00:35 AM IST
Samsung offers whopping package of Rs 78 lakh to IIT students; Uber offers Rs 75 lakh as base salary

Samsung offers whopping package of Rs 78 lakh to IIT students; Uber offers Rs 75 lakh as base salary

On Day One of placements Samsung selected around 10 IITians –five from IIT-Bombay and rest from IIT-Delhi and IIT-Kanpur.

Dec 02, 2016, 23:03 PM IST
Study first, pay later: IIT Kharagpur's new way to raise funds

Study first, pay later: IIT Kharagpur's new way to raise funds

Launched from this new academic session, the scheme will help students to learn without burden and shape their career to earn and give back to their alma mater.

Jul 31, 2016, 19:56 PM IST

HRD ministry brings scheme for interest-free loans to IIT students

According to HRD, the facility will be made available to all the students whose household income does not exceed Rs 9 lakh per annum.

Jul 14, 2016, 23:23 PM IST

Pre-placement offers jump by 55 percent in IIT-Kharagpur: Officials

Pre-placement offers have increased by more than 50 percent this year at IIT Kharagpur, an institute official said on Friday.

Oct 02, 2015, 23:21 PM IST

IIT-Roorkee expels 73 students for scoring poorly in first year

IIT Roorkee has expelled 73 students for faring badly in the first year B.Tech programme, scoring less than 5 in the Cumulative Grade Point Average (CGPA).

Jul 10, 2015, 21:38 PM IST

Onward robotic soldiers: IIT students pioneer cutting-edge research

icture this: Robots braving bullets while ferrying weapons and ammunition to soldiers on the battle front. Or, a robotic arm resembling the human variety that can work in hazardous areas like blast furnaces. Students at IIT-Roorkee are swotting to turn these ideas into reality.

Apr 01, 2014, 09:47 AM IST

‘IIT exam panel behind poor student quality’

Anand Kumar, who founded Super 30, has blamed the IIT entrance exam panel for the poor quality of students making the cut.

Oct 05, 2011, 10:21 AM IST

Murthy ran a body shopping company: Chetan Bhagat

Chetan Bhagat, an IIT alumnus turned-celebrity writer, took umbrage at Infosys chairman emeritus N R Narayana Murthy's "sweeping" comments on the quality of engineers churned out by premier IITs.

Oct 04, 2011, 20:14 PM IST

Poor quality of students entering IITs: Murthy

Infosys chairman emeritus NR Narayana Murthy has voiced his displeasure over the
quality of engineers that pass out of the IITs.

Oct 03, 2011, 18:22 PM IST

These IIT students have dance on their mind

A group of IIT Mumbai students surprised all by winning UTV Bindass` Street Dance show last week, proving that a passion could be pursued successfully without compromising on studies.

Jul 22, 2010, 12:07 PM IST

Terminated IIT students seek intervention of Prez, PM

Terminated for "bad
performance", 38 students of IIT Kanpur have taken the issue
to President Pratibha Patil and Prime Minister Manmohan Singh
with a plea that the institute reconsider the decision.

Apr 12, 2010, 13:50 PM IST