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IIT Kharagpur

IIT Kharagpur gets more than 1,600 placement offers, highest salary Rs 2.4 crore

The highest offer of Rs 2.4 crore was made to a student while 22 other students got offers in the CTC range of Rs 0.9-2.4 crore

12 Dec 2021 12:48 PM

IIT KGP faculty wins Facebook award for research in targeted media bias

Professor Animesh Mukherjee got selected for the Ethics in Artificial Intelligence Research Award in the 'operationalizing ethics' category.

29 Sep 2019 1:21 PM

IIT KGP looks beyond borders

IIT KGP has also received applications from SAARC countries two ASEAN countries and Latin America countries Colombia and Venezuela.

01 Aug 2019 1:22 AM

IITKGP offers internship in foreign universities

The Nebraska-headquartered non-profit organization will offer upto $3000 per student towards airfare, stay and other expenses.

11 Apr 2019 1:09 AM

IIT Kharagpur ties with PGBA Bangalore

The ultimate objective is to promote health and well being within the scope of academics and extra-academic activities, top IIT-KGP officials said.

02 Apr 2019 6:19 AM


IIT-KGP adopts AWS Edu to teach cloud computing

IIT-KGP will now adopt Amazon Web Services (AWS) Educate, a programme designed to help students gain in-demand cloud computing skills.

16 Mar 2019 1:29 AM

Indian-origin students develop device for automatic watering of plants in Singapore

Pratyush Bansal and Aekas Singh Gulati, class eight students at the Global Indian International School (GIIS) made the plant.

24 Feb 2019 2:21 PM

24-yr-old student found hanging in IIT Kharagpur, police investigate

Police have started an investigation to find out the reason behind death. His body has been sent for autopsy and forensic report is awaited.

25 Oct 2018 1:32 PM

IIT-KGP plans battery-free implantable medical devices

“We are looking forward to technology licensing and commercialisation of bioelectronic devices that are being developed in this laboratory,”

02 Aug 2018 6:17 AM

IIT Kharagpur student wins prestigious award at energy conference in Paris

The student was awarded the 'Best (Oral) Presentation Certificate' in the 'Clean and Green Energy' conference.

21 Feb 2018 12:03 PM


CUSAT student proposes futuristic idea for green energy generation

Proposition is based on the findings of a paper titled ‘Use of piezoelectric crystals on offshore platforms.

14 Dec 2017 11:27 AM

IIT-KGP to host Young Innovators’ Programme

Launched in April, the YIP is a platform to foster young minds with scientific enthusiasm and a credo to solve the problems facing the globe.

28 Oct 2017 6:39 AM

IIT Kharagpur professor drowns while trying to save 4-yr-old son

Dr Bhattacharjee tried to pull out his son from the water but lost his balance and fell into the ditch.

28 Aug 2017 10:51 AM

IIT Kharagpur accepts resignation of whistle-blower professor

The professor has appealed to the JNU vice chancellor to reinstate him as his penalty has been quashed and resignation accepted.

20 Aug 2017 9:52 PM

Rajasthan: Teen with cerebral palsy gets enrolled in coaching to fulfil IIT dreams

The astronomy lover and next 'Stephen Hawking' in making has enrolled in a private coaching institute to crack the IIT entrance examination.

04 May 2017 12:58 PM


Can tell you 10 ways to rig EVMs, says Arvind Kejriwal

Kejriwal alleged that the EC was “enacting drama in the name of elections” to ensure BJP victory in all the polls.

15 Apr 2017 3:39 AM

Hidco, IIT-Kharagpur to set up Happiness Centre in New Town

IIT Kharagpur has started offering courses on happiness in September last year.

13 Jan 2017 5:53 AM

IIT engineer to recieve technical award at Oscars

Havaldar is honoured for development of expression-based facial performance-capture technology at Sony Pictures Imageworks.

08 Jan 2017 6:19 AM

Probe panel finds faults in design of flyover

The state government has sought a report from IIT Kharagpur on whether it will rebuild or raze the flyover.

30 Dec 2016 5:35 AM