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IIT-Delhi witnesses record high placement offers on Day 1

02 Dec 2019

IIT-Delhi witnesses record high placement offers on Day 1

The final placement season at IIT-Delhi is off to a great start as the institute witnessed the highest ever number of offers on the first day.

Meet the five youngest IAS officers in the country

22 Sep 2019

Meet the five youngest IAS officers in the country

The Civil Services Examination (CSE) conducted by the Union Public Service Commission (UPSC) is one of the most challenging competitive exams in the country.

#CareerBytes: How to make corrections to GATE-2020 online application form?

19 Aug 2019

#CareerBytes: How to make corrections to GATE-2020 online application form?

The Graduate Aptitude Test in Engineering (GATE) is one of the most competitive exams for engineering graduates in the country.

Meet the five youngest IAS officers in the country

25 Jun 2019

Meet the five youngest IAS officers in the country

The Civil Services Examination (CSE) conducted by the Union Public Service Commission (UPSC) is one of the most challenging competitive exams in the country.

This IIT-Delhi start-up offers pollution fix for just Rs. 10

16 Jun 2019

This IIT-Delhi start-up offers pollution fix for just Rs. 10

With 22 of the world's 30 most polluted cities in India, it is one of the most polluted countries. The national capital itself is so polluted, that breathing in Delhi is just the same as smoking 15-20 cigarettes a day.

IIT-Roorkee to declare #JEEAdvanced results on June 14: Details here

13 Jun 2019

IIT-Roorkee to declare #JEEAdvanced results on June 14: Details here

The fate of lakhs of students aspiring to join the premier engineering colleges, Indian Institutes of Technology (IITs), will be decided on Friday.

Meet the five youngest IAS officers in the country

02 Jun 2019

Meet the five youngest IAS officers in the country

The Civil Services Examination (CSE) conducted by the Union Public Service Commission (UPSC) is one of the most challenging competitive exams in the country.

5 brilliant innovations by IITians you should know about

03 May 2019

5 brilliant innovations by IITians you should know about

India's premier engineering institutes, the Indian Institutes of Technology (IITs), are globally recognized as centers of academic excellence in the fields of science and technology.

MHRD committee: Empower IITs to pick own directors, chairpersons

11 Feb 2019

MHRD committee: Empower IITs to pick own directors, chairpersons

A year after a new Act granted unprecedented autonomy to IIMs, a committee of IIT directors have sought similar powers for the premier engineering institutes.

This year, IITs could introduce 5% EWS reservation; IIMs unsure

29 Jan 2019

This year, IITs could introduce 5% EWS reservation; IIMs unsure

The Indian Institutes of Technology (IITs) are likely to implement the recently announced 10% quota for economically weak sections (EWS) of the general category in a gradual manner.

Expert panel recommends increasing Institutions of Eminence to 30

27 Jan 2019

Expert panel recommends increasing Institutions of Eminence to 30

The Empowered Expert Committee (EEC) set up by the Ministry of Human Resource Development (MHRD) for selecting Institutions of Eminence (IoE) has put in a recommendation to increase the number of IoEs from the current 20 to 30.

This IIT-Delhi team helps blind students 'see' diagrams using 3D-printing

17 Jan 2019

This IIT-Delhi team helps blind students 'see' diagrams using 3D-printing

We all believe in education for all, but even today, visually impaired students are not getting the education they really deserve.

India registers 25 universities in 2019 global emerging economies rankings

16 Jan 2019

India registers 25 universities in 2019 global emerging economies rankings

Times Higher Education (THE) has released its 2019 rankings for universities in emerging economies, and 25 Indian higher education institutes have made it to the top 200.

IIT-Delhi twins who cracked CAT 2018 share their success story

12 Jan 2019

IIT-Delhi twins who cracked CAT 2018 share their success story

While the Common Admission Test (CAT), every year, produces exemplary success stories, it's perhaps special when two people, born on the same day and at the same time, make it to the elite 99-percentile club.

This IIT-Delhi student is offering low-cost smart home solutions

06 Jan 2019

This IIT-Delhi student is offering low-cost smart home solutions

Home automation is an emerging market in India, and has a long way to go before it can become mainstream.

IIT-Delhi alumnus, IAS topper scores 171/170 at Harvard University

02 Jan 2019

IIT-Delhi alumnus, IAS topper scores 171/170 at Harvard University

Ever heard of the phrase scoring 11 out of 10?

Siachen Soldiers won't have to wait 90-days for a bath

02 Jan 2019

Siachen Soldiers won't have to wait 90-days for a bath

Soldiers deployed in Siachen glacier may soon be able to bathe during their three-month posting, courtesy waterless hygiene products.

IISc-Bangalore, IIT-Bombay rank among world's top 200 engineering, tech universities

03 Dec 2018

IISc-Bangalore, IIT-Bombay rank among world's top 200 engineering, tech universities

IISc-Bangalore has been ranked among the top 100 universities in the world in the subject category 'Engineering and Technology' in 2019 Times Higher Education rankings.

Where are all the JEE toppers (2009-13) now?

30 Nov 2018

Where are all the JEE toppers (2009-13) now?

Joint Entrance Examination-Advanced (earlier IIT-JEE), one of the world's toughest exams, is the gateway for admission into the prestigious Indian Institutes of Technologies.

Twitter CEO visits India, set to host townhall meet

12 Nov 2018

Twitter CEO visits India, set to host townhall meet

Today, Jack Dorsey, the co-founder and CEO of Twitter, will be hosting a townhall meet in India.

Tired of pollution? Try IITian Prateek Sharma's Rs. 10 'Nasofilters'

06 Nov 2018

Tired of pollution? Try IITian Prateek Sharma's Rs. 10 'Nasofilters'

Air quality in Delhi and many parts of north India has hit dismal levels, and is expected to get even worse with winter setting in and Diwali just a day away.

IIT-Delhi slashes fees for foreign students by up to 96%

03 Nov 2018

IIT-Delhi slashes fees for foreign students by up to 96%

On Friday, IIT-Delhi announced that it had decided to slash tuition fees for foreign students.

QS rankings Asia: IIT-Bombay named as top Indian institute

25 Oct 2018

QS rankings Asia: IIT-Bombay named as top Indian institute

Having secured the 33rd position, IIT-Bombay has been ranked as the top Indian educational institute in the latest QS rankings for Asian universities, which was released on Wednesday.

IIT-Delhi students propose using 'cow dung logs' for funerals

21 Oct 2018

IIT-Delhi students propose using 'cow dung logs' for funerals

In a bid to combat air pollution and reduce deforestation, a group of 40 students from IIT-Delhi have come up with an alternative to using wooden logs for cremations.

IIT-FIITJEE row: DMRC covers up FIITJEE logo at metro station

29 Sep 2018

IIT-FIITJEE row: DMRC covers up FIITJEE logo at metro station

In the latest development in the row between IIT-Delhi and coaching institute FIITJEE, the Delhi Metro Rail Corporation (DMRC) has temporarily covered all mentions of FIITJEE's name at the IIT-Delhi metro station, till the time an issue pertaining to the size of a disclaimer is solved.

IIT-Delhi students are coaching engineering aspirants, details here

26 Aug 2018

IIT-Delhi students are coaching engineering aspirants, details here

In a bid to help engineering aspirants from low income families, some IIT-Delhi students are providing free coaching to students who cannot afford to spend fortunes on established coaching centers.

Kerala floods: Experts say flood damages could have been reduced

21 Aug 2018

Kerala floods: Experts say flood damages could have been reduced

Kerala has been ravaged by floods since August 8, leading to 357 people losing their lives, and over Rs. 20,000cr worth of property being damaged.

IIT Delhi and Bombay to independently decide hiring, courses, fees?

16 Aug 2018

IIT Delhi and Bombay to independently decide hiring, courses, fees?

The HRD Ministry is reportedly considering freeing IIT-Delhi and IIT-Bombay from the IIT Council's control. The move would allow these two IITs complete autonomy in administration insofar as hiring, courses, and fees are concerned.

IIT-Delhi to establish PhD start-up incubators; targets to incubate 20-ideas

24 Jul 2018

IIT-Delhi to establish PhD start-up incubators; targets to incubate 20-ideas

Buoyed by "Institution of Eminence" (IoE) status, the IIT-Delhi has set to establish a Ph.D. start-up incubator, work on which is likely to begin this month.

Ericsson launches innovation center in IIT-Delhi as 5G era dawns

05 Jul 2018

Ericsson launches innovation center in IIT-Delhi as 5G era dawns

While 5G technology is set to see its global debut sometime later this year in the US, India will have to wait a while before it's 5G-capable.

Ericsson sets up India's first 5G innovation lab at IIT-Delhi

04 Jul 2018

Ericsson sets up India's first 5G innovation lab at IIT-Delhi

Giving Narendra Modi's 5G dream a big push, Swedish Telecommunications Company Ericsson has set up India's first 5G innovation lab at IIT-Delhi.

#CareerBytes: Top 6 IITs and their placement numbers this season

24 Jun 2018

#CareerBytes: Top 6 IITs and their placement numbers this season

The Indian Institutes of Technology (IITs) are the most premier public institutes offering the best engineering and technology education in India.

Naming metro station 'FIITJEE-IIT' is misleading: HRD backs IIT-Delhi

13 Jun 2018

Naming metro station 'FIITJEE-IIT' is misleading: HRD backs IIT-Delhi

Lending support to IIT-Delhi, the HRD ministry has asked the Ministry of Housing and Urban Affairs (MoHUA) to intervene in its ongoing metro station naming row.

#FIITJEEMetroStationRow: HRD-Ministry writes to MoHUA over metro-station's name outside IIT-Delhi

12 Jun 2018

#FIITJEEMetroStationRow: HRD-Ministry writes to MoHUA over metro-station's name outside IIT-Delhi

The HRD Ministry has written to the Ministry of Housing and Urban Affairs, seeking its intervention in the ongoing row over the name of a metro station outside the IIT-Delhi's campus.

Inshorts' AI-based news summarization to generate 100,000 'shorts' per month

12 Jun 2018

Inshorts' AI-based news summarization to generate 100,000 'shorts' per month

India's highest rated news application Inshorts introduced Artificial Intelligence-backed algorithmic summarization on its app which will help in summarizing more than 100,000 articles per month.

Where are all the JEE toppers (2009-13) now?

11 Jun 2018

Where are all the JEE toppers (2009-13) now?

Joint Entrance Examination-Advanced (earlier IIT-JEE), one of the world's toughest exams, is the gateway for admission into the prestigious Indian Institutes of Technologies.

IIT-D alumnus, suffering from depression, commits suicide on campus

09 Jun 2018

IIT-D alumnus, suffering from depression, commits suicide on campus

Anshum Gupta, a former student of Indian Institute of Technology, Delhi, jumped from the seventh floor of a campus building on Friday.

QS-Rankings: IITs, IISc among top-200, 24 Indian institutes in list

07 Jun 2018

QS-Rankings: IITs, IISc among top-200, 24 Indian institutes in list

Three Indian institutes have made it to the top-200 in the QS World University Rankings 2019, with IIT-Bombay jumping 17 places to displace IIT-Delhi as the topper.

IIT-Delhi doesn't want FIITJEE's name on metro station. Here's why

27 May 2018

IIT-Delhi doesn't want FIITJEE's name on metro station. Here's why

For the first time, the Magenta Line brings IIT-Delhi on the metro map with a station named after it.

Toxic fumes from Delhi's open drains corroding metro infrastructure

11 May 2018

Toxic fumes from Delhi's open drains corroding metro infrastructure

Delhi's pollution is not only affecting people, but also metro infrastructure, especially those stations that are situated near open drains.