IIT-Bombay

IIT-B gets 1,114 job offers with average gross salary Rs 11.42 lakh

IIT-B gets 1,114 job offers with average gross salary Rs 11.42 lakh

The Indian Institute of Technology-Bombay (IIT-B) witnessed participation from 305 recruiters offering a total of 1,114 jobs in the process of 2016-17 campus placement. The average gross salary offered is Rs. 11.41 lakhs per annum.

Sep 13, 2017, 22:09 PM IST
IIT-Bombay students on relay hunger strike against fee hike

IIT-Bombay students on relay hunger strike against fee hike

Students of Indian Institute of Technology-Bombay (IIT-B), Powai, are on a relay hunger strike since Monday after the college authority had hardly paid any heed to their protest against the fee hike.

Jul 04, 2017, 15:24 PM IST
‪‪QS World University Rankings out: IIT-Delhi, IIT-Bombay, IISc catapult to global top 200 universities

‪‪QS World University Rankings out: IIT-Delhi, IIT-Bombay, IISc catapult to global top 200 universities

The Quacquarelli Symonds (QS) WUR, a British agency, ranks higher educational institutes, compares top universities in the world based on six performance parameters.

Jun 08, 2017, 15:35 PM IST
IIT-Bombay beats Japanese institution, wins unmanned ground vehicle competition in US

IIT-Bombay beats Japanese institution, wins unmanned ground vehicle competition in US

The biggest unmanned ground vehicle competition in the world for university students, it was held at Oakland University in Michigan.

Jun 08, 2017, 12:13 PM IST
Air pollution: About 81,000 premature deaths in Delhi, Mumbai in 2015; Rs 70,000 crore loss to economy

Air pollution: About 81,000 premature deaths in Delhi, Mumbai in 2015; Rs 70,000 crore loss to economy

Delhi, which has been witnessing a levels of air pollution, recorded more premature deaths due to ingestion of PM 10.

Jan 19, 2017, 09:27 AM IST
ISRO's longest-ever PSLV satellite launch: 10 things to know!

ISRO's longest-ever PSLV satellite launch: 10 things to know!

As per ISRO, the 320 tone Polar Satellite Launch Vehicle rocket (PSLV-C35) carrying eight satellites - three Indian and five foreign - will blast off from the first launch pad of Satish Dhawan Space Centre in Sriharikota at 9:12 hours (IST) on September 26.

Sep 26, 2016, 02:39 AM IST
ISRO to launch IIT Bombay students' satellite 'Pratham' on September 26

ISRO to launch IIT Bombay students' satellite 'Pratham' on September 26

India will soon witness one of the most historical space mission with the launch of 'Pratham', a satellite designed and built by the students of IIT-Bombay.

Sep 22, 2016, 22:35 PM IST
IIT-Bombay has blacklisted these 9 companies from placements for one year

IIT-Bombay has blacklisted these 9 companies from placements for one year

It is the first time a prestigious institution like the Indian Institute of Technology-Bombay (IIT-Bombay) has published a list of blacklisted companies for reneging on job offers to its passouts.

Aug 25, 2016, 15:39 PM IST
DRDO inks pact with IITs for Centre for Propulsion Technology

DRDO inks pact with IITs for Centre for Propulsion Technology

The initiative is aimed at achieving synergy between DRDO and IIT for channelising research efforts towards developing aerospace technologies.

Jul 09, 2016, 16:40 PM IST

'Prepare uniform roadmap for admitting foreign students to IITs'

The decision to prepare a roadmap for holding these entrance tests abroad is based on the recommendations of a committee which submitted its report recently.

Jan 14, 2016, 23:00 PM IST
16 Indian institutes among top 200 in new BRICS ranking; IISc, IIT-Bombay lead the pack

16 Indian institutes among top 200 in new BRICS ranking; IISc, IIT-Bombay lead the pack

With 16 institutes among the top 200 places for higher education, India is placed third on the latest list of Times Higher Education BRICS and Emerging Economies Rankings, after China and Taiwan.

Dec 04, 2015, 09:03 AM IST

IIT-Bombay Alumni Association launches Global Business Forum

 IIT Bombay Alumni Association on Friday launched a Global Business Forum (GBF) here to showcase original technology businesses and research from the institute's community, aimed at improving collaboration between businesses, governments and academia.

Apr 10, 2015, 23:59 PM IST

IIT-Bombay girl bags Rs two cr package from Facebook

An IIT-Bombay student has claimed to have received a job offer of two crore rupees from the social networking site Facebook.

Dec 09, 2014, 16:12 PM IST

IITs work on environment friendly cement

Researchers at India's top three IITs are working on a cement producing technique that is sensitive to the environment as well as the economy. Sanchayan Bhattacharjee reports

Oct 21, 2014, 16:41 PM IST

DDA to use soil bio-technology to meet water shortage

The Delhi Development Authority has decided to use an innovative `soil bio-technology`, developed by IIT-Bombay, to meet the water requirement in Dwarka area.

Jun 18, 2014, 20:02 PM IST

A Turn in Tide?

Is engineering losing its sheen? Experts tell Gauri Rane that despite the rise in vacant seats and limited job prospects it is not so.

Mar 18, 2014, 17:58 PM IST

IIT-Bombay student found dead in Vizag hotel

A 26-year-old student of IIT Bombay was found dead in his hotel room here under mysterious circumstances on Sunday, police said.

Jan 19, 2014, 00:38 AM IST

Barren Island volcano is 1.8 million years old: Study

India`s only active volcano in the Barren Island in the Andaman Sea is at least 1.8 million years old, a new study has said.

Apr 11, 2013, 16:29 PM IST

Aakash 2 unveiled; to hit markets soon

UK-based Datawind, which had submitted about 100 tablets to IIT-Bombay for testing, said the government has approved the specifications for the upgraded version and it will be launched soon in the market.

Jun 25, 2012, 20:08 PM IST

IIT-Bombay records 40% jump in hirings by fin firms

With improvement in the economic
climate post-slowdown, the battered financial services sector
has restarted recruiting and the year 2009-10 saw a 40 per
cent jump in hirings by such firms from the prestigious
IIT-Bombay.

Jul 21, 2010, 19:20 PM IST