IIT Madras

Peek inside India's first ever 3D printed house, as IIT Madras creates history

India's Finance Minister Nirmala Sitharaman virtually inaugurated India's first 3-D Printed house which is situated within IIT Madras, said the Institute. 

Apr 29, 2021, 06:19 AM IST

184 Indian, International patents filed from IIT-Madras despite COVID-19 lockdown

This trend also highlights a steady and multi-fold increase from the 22 patents folded in the year 2017.

Apr 19, 2021, 19:31 PM IST

Over 100 Covid-19 cases in IIT Madras, common dining area suspected

. IITians who were on campus told Zee media that the most likely cause of the spread of Covid-19 was the common dining area.

Dec 14, 2020, 14:51 PM IST

IIT Madras campus placed under lockdown after 66 students test COVID-19 positive

IIT Madras campus has been placed under temporary lockdown after 66 students tested positive for coronavirus.

Dec 14, 2020, 09:41 AM IST

IIT Madras researchers develop, file patent for anti-bacterial, biodegradable food wrapper

According to the Institute, the antibacterial agent that is used on the packaging is also approved by the food authority for consumption. 

Oct 12, 2020, 19:08 PM IST

Madras, Bombay and Delhi IITs bag top 3 positions in Atal Innovation Ranking on innovations

ARIIA is an initiative of the Ministry of Education to systematically rank higher education institutions and universities on indicators related to innovation.

Aug 18, 2020, 18:13 PM IST

IIT Madras Startup offers affordable, wrist-worn health monitoring device for COVID-19

Developed by IIT Madras and HELYXON, these devices called OXY2 are now commercially available, serve as a remote patient monitoring solution, and are said to act as a force multiplier in the healthcare system.

Aug 03, 2020, 22:11 PM IST

IIT Madras startup launches wrist band for detecting COVID symptoms, generates Rs 22 cr funding

A wearable wrist tracker to detect COVID-19 symptoms at an early stage will be available in the market next month with its developer, a IIT Madras incubated start up, raising a funding of Rs 22 crore for the purpose.

Jul 25, 2020, 12:28 PM IST

IIT Madras launches online bachelor's degree in Programming and Data Science, age no restriction

The Indian Institute of Technology Madras (IIT-Madras) Tuesday became the first IIT in the country offer an online bachelor’s degree in Programming and Data Science.

Jul 01, 2020, 10:24 AM IST

HRD Ministry releases NIRF rankings: IIT Madras, IISc Bangalore bag top slots, check full list

Union Minister of Human Resource Development Ramesh Pokhriyal ‘Nishank’ on Thursday released “India Rankings 2020” of Institutions of Higher Education in various categories on the basis of their performance on five broad categories of parameters. 

Jun 11, 2020, 16:28 PM IST

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