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By Correspondent On Wednesday, May 8th, 2013
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Engineering departments of IITs among top 50 globally: QS World Ranking 2013

Quacquarelli Symonds (QS) has come up with its World University Rankings for the year 2012-13. Indian Institute of Technology (IIT) Delhi has been ranked 212th with a score of 47.83, while, IIT Bombay is at the More...

By Correspondent On Thursday, April 11th, 2013
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No Indian University among top 25 Asian Universities, 3 IITs in top 100

THE Asia University Rankings None of the institutions from India has been able to get into the list of top 25 universities among the inaugural ‘Asian top 100 university rankings’ unveiled by Times Higher Education More...

By Correspondent On Tuesday, April 2nd, 2013
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Planning Commission to organise 1st ‘Hackathon’ on 12th Plan on 6-7th April 2013

Planning Commission of India The Planning Commission and the National Innovation Council (NIC) are organising the first ever Hackathon on the 12th Five Year Plan on 6th – 7th April 2013. The Hackathon is being More...

By Correspondent On Wednesday, October 3rd, 2012
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Sankar Kumar Som: New director of IIT Kharagpur

Professor Sankar Kumar Som is the new director of IIT Kharagpur. Som had joined the institute in 1976 as a faculty in the mechanical engineering department and then became the dean of under graduate studies of IIT-KGP. More...

By Correspondent On Monday, September 17th, 2012
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President says no Indian University in top 200 is a matter of concern

Pranab Mukherjee President of India  has expressed concern over the recently released global rankings for higher education (QS Rankings). While attending the 58th annual convocation of IIT-Kharagpur, Mukherjee More...

By Correspondent On Monday, September 3rd, 2012
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IIT Alumnus appointed as the Director of Nitte Management Institute

Prof K. Sankaran IIT-Kharagpur Alumnus, Prof K. Sankaran has been appointed as the new Director of Justice KS Hegde Institute of Management at Nitte in Udupi district. He did his PhD from Kent State University, More...

By Correspondent On Monday, February 15th, 2010
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Indian Railways signs MOU with IIT Kharagpur for R&D

Indian Railways has signed a memorandum of understanding (MoU) with the Indian Institute of Technology (IIT) Kharagpur to promote research and development in the organisation. “We are going sign a MoU with More...