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IIT Madras, IIT Kharagpur, BHU, University of Delhi & Hyderabad declared Institutions of Eminence

Letters of Intent were also issued to five private universities for accepting and sending their preparedness for being declared as IoE.

Sep 05, 2019, 16:40 PM IST

2 IIT Kharagpur students killed, 1 critically injured in road accident

The students, identified as Abhinav, Harshit and Bhabani, were travelling on a motorbike when it collided head-on with a heavy vehicle.

Mar 03, 2019, 14:43 PM IST

IIT Kharagpur alumnus gets NATO STO award

Patnaik, a globally recognized scientist in the domain of Aerospace Materials Science and Engineering, was awarded for his work in relation to NATO-STO's Applied Vehicle Technology Panel, an IIT Kharagpur release said on Tuesday.

Jan 09, 2019, 11:44 AM IST

IIT Kharagpur researchers develop kit to help stop smoking

Cancer cases in India are estimated to grow 25 per cent by 2020 and needs some sort of mental health intervention.


Dec 19, 2018, 14:34 PM IST

IIT Kharagpur student found hanging from ceiling fan of hostel room

A 24-year-old MTech student of IIT Kharagpur was found hanging from the ceiling fan of his hostel room, the police said.

Oct 25, 2018, 11:23 AM IST

Cracks found in Odisha's Jagannath temple Nata Mandap

The Archaeological Survey of India has also discovered water seepage from the ceiling in the Nata Mandap of the temple.

Aug 22, 2018, 21:25 PM IST

Local goons enter IIT Kharagpur girls hostel, threaten staff members; govt help sought

An IIT KGP statement said on Sunday that a group called the Joint Action Committee had allegedly prevented 850 contractual workers from clean-up and mess services

Aug 05, 2018, 17:41 PM IST

JEE Advanced Result 2018: Seat allocation to begin from June 15

The Central Board of Secondary Education (CBSE) had conducted the JEE Advanced 2018 exam on May 20. The Board had released the answer keys by the month end at

Jun 11, 2018, 14:14 PM IST

IIT-JEE Advanced 2018: 26 students from Anand Kumar's Super 30 crack exam

Founded by math wizard Anand Kumar in 2002, the institute trains 30 meritorious students from underprivileged sections of the society for JEE exams every year.

Jun 10, 2018, 19:07 PM IST

JEE Advanced 2018: Here's what topper All India Rank 1 Pranav Goyal has to say

Expressing happiness, the All India topper said that his aim in life has finally been achieved. He added that he always aimed to top in the JEE advanced examination.

Jun 10, 2018, 14:15 PM IST

Pranav Goyal from Roorkee zone tops JEE Advanced 2018; toppers list, results available on

The results of the Joint Entrance Examination (JEE) Advanced 2018 were declared on official website, and Pranav Goyal from Roorkee bagged All India Rank 1. Meenal Parakh, who secured All India Rank 6, is the topper among the girls.

Jun 10, 2018, 10:10 AM IST

IIT Kharagpur business school gets 112 campus offers

IIT Kharagpur have so far received a total of 112 offers from companies that include the likes of Wipro, HSBC, IBM and Deloitte.

Jan 09, 2018, 14:19 PM IST

GATE 2018: Want to change examination city – log into

The candidates who have applied to appear for Graduate Aptitude Test in Engineering (GATE 2018), can wish for a change in the examination city.

Nov 07, 2017, 09:17 AM IST

IIT Kharagpur partnering NGOs, corporates to shape their CSR initiatives

KOLKATA: Indian Institute of Technology (IIT) Kharagpur is gearing up to partner with corporate houses and NGOs to shape up their Corporate Social Responsibility (CSR) initiatives.

Oct 18, 2017, 23:32 PM IST

IIT Kharagpur alumnus kills self by jumping off 3-storey building

An IIT-Kharagpur alumnus, visiting his alma mater after years, allegedly committed suicide yesterday in the campus by jumping off the three-storey main building, the police said.

Sep 26, 2017, 14:29 PM IST

IIT Kharagpur alumni develop social network for foodies

This festive season connect with fellow foodies, spread the word about an eatery and discover exciting places to grab a bite -- courtesy Eatable, a social network for food lovers created by IIT Kharagpur alumni.

Sep 26, 2017, 14:25 PM IST

IIT Kharagpur to launch Genomics Study for beginners

IIT Kharagpur has launched an ambitious programme to encourage beginners of undergraduate engineering courses at the institute to enrol for Genomics Study.

Aug 21, 2017, 11:25 AM IST

IIT Kharagpur students get over 100 pre-placement offers at start of semester

IIT Kharagpur students have got 118 pre-placement offers (PPOs) from top companies at the start of the semester.

Aug 13, 2017, 19:38 PM IST

IIT Kharagpur to award its faculty members

The institute has also selected three of its senior faculty members for Chair Professorships, supported by alumni and industry.

Jun 17, 2017, 18:53 PM IST

IITs to develop knowledge hub for safety critical systems

A networked knowledge and research centre aimed at safety and reliability of electronics and hardware will be launched at IIT Kharagpur, a statement said on Thursday.

May 04, 2017, 18:36 PM IST