IIT Madras

IIT Madras developing Ramjet-powered artillery shell for Indian Army to hit targets more than 60 kms away

Lt Gen PR Shankar (retd), whose team had exhibited the theoretical possibilities of the project at the recently concluded Defence Expo in Uttar Pradesh, said that his team is working on an artillery shell that is based on the next-gen Ramjet technology.

Feb 21, 2020, 18:01 PM IST

Election Commission, IIT-M join hands to develop new technology for voting

Explaining the 'blockchain' technology involved in the project, Senior Deputy Election Commissioner Sandeep Saxena said the concept is a "two-way electronic voting system, in a controlled environment, on white-listed IP devices on dedicated internet lines, enabled with biometric devices and a web camera".

Feb 16, 2020, 16:44 PM IST

Your innovation will help India become USD 5 trillion economy: PM Modi at IIT Madras convocation

Prime Minister Narendra Modi addressed the students at the IIT-Madras convocation and said that innovation and application of technology by IITians will play an important role in helping India become a USD 5 trillion economy by 2024.

Sep 30, 2019, 14:20 PM IST

PM Narendra Modi attends IIT Madras convocation in Chennai, says 'even today Tamil echoes in entire America'

The PM also outlined his recent speech at the UNGA where he had invoked three-Millenium old Tamil poet and philosopher Kaniyan Poongundranar and called Tamil as the oldest language of the world.

Sep 30, 2019, 10:44 AM IST

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

IIT Madras makes it to SpaceX Hyperloop Pod final contest, only Asian team to qualify in 2019

The team will now battle it out with 20 other finalists from across the globe on July 21.

Jun 14, 2019, 18:02 PM IST

'What should MS Dhoni opt for on winning toss in Qualifier 1', IIT Madras asks students

The winner of the match will book his place in the final of the 2019 IPL, while the defeat will provide a second chance to the losing team in Qualifier 2 on May 10.

May 07, 2019, 19:31 PM IST

IIT-Madras tops HRD Ministry's national ranking of higher institutes in 2019

IIT-Madras is followed by Indian Institute of Science (IISc) Bangalore and Indian Institute of Technology Delhi in the second and third spot respectively.

Apr 08, 2019, 17:42 PM IST

IIT Madras announces GATE 2019 result

The availability of the scorecard is scheduled to be held from March 20-May 31.

Mar 15, 2019, 18:36 PM IST

IIT-Madras develops India's first microprocessor 'Shakti'

The microprocessor can be used by others as it is on par with international standards

Nov 01, 2018, 19:13 PM IST

Three IITs, IISc Bangalore in top-20 BRICS universities

Over 300 universities from India, China, Russia, South Africa and Brazil have been observed and graded for the Quacquarelli Symonds (QS) ranking, one of the global prestigious rankings.

Nov 22, 2017, 21:41 PM IST

GATE 2018: Want to change examination city – log into gate.iitg.ac.in

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 Madras to host meet on Tamil women writers, poets

Indian Institute of Technology, Madras, will host a symposium 'Mapping the Ahampuram' focusing on contemporary Tamil women writers and poets here on October 26.

Oct 23, 2017, 23:09 PM IST

IIT Bombay, Delhi, Madras among top 50 Asian institutions, IISc slides

IIT Bombay emerged as the top Indian institute with a high employer reputation index

Oct 17, 2017, 13:22 PM IST

Supreme Court refuses to stay counseling for IIT Madras admissions

The apex court's observation came during a hearing of a plea that challenged the Madras IIT's decision to grant grace marks to all students for misprinted questions in the joint entrance examination.

Jun 30, 2017, 14:11 PM IST

Pro-Left student bodies protest attack on IIT-Madras student

Pro-Left student bodies today staged a protest outside the IIT Madras here condemning the attack on a PhD scholar for taking part in a beef fest in the campus opposing the Centre's ban on sale of cattle for slaughter.

May 31, 2017, 15:10 PM IST

Angry Twitter users blast IIT Madras student who was thrashed for organising beef fest - What they said

A picture of an IIT Madras PhD scholar is going viral on social media. 

May 30, 2017, 18:26 PM IST

Cattle ban outrage: After Kerala, 'beef fest' organised in IIT Madras

More than 50 students supported the cause by participating in this fest late on Sunday night.

May 29, 2017, 11:33 AM IST

IIT-Roorkee students dance to Ed Sheeran’s ‘Shape of You’ and they just nail it – VIRAL VIDEO

The music video has been made by the members of the Choreography and Dance Section of IIT-Roorkee.

Feb 16, 2017, 10:59 AM IST

Important dates for JEE (Advanced) 2017 announced

The national level exam is held for admissions into various undergraduate courses in IITs.

Oct 02, 2016, 00:06 AM IST