Monthly Archive: August 2019

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India’s Own AI Resource Platform

IIT Kharagpur collaborates with Amazon Web Service to develop a National AI Resource Platform (NAIRP) Indian Express     Outlook    NDTV    Careers360      Quint     Gadgets Now     The Week     The Statesman      NavBharat Times        Business Standard      Hindustan Times IIT Kharagpur today...

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Remembering Indramohan Asthana

“My buildings will be my legacy…they will speak for me long after I’m gone,” Julia Morgan, world famous architect, had said after a long and prolific career. Her sentiment would have been echoed by Indramohan Asthana, a much admired alumnus of IIT Kharagpur and a renowned architect. We are deeply...

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East’s 1st Research Park

Eastern India’s First Research Park launched at Kolkata by IIT Kharagpur on its 65th Convocation Times of India     Financial Express     Business Standard      Careers360     DevDiscourse The 65th Convocation of IIT Kharagpur was marked by the launch of the Institute’s first ever Research Park. This...

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An evening to remember

Although separated by decades, two Distinguished Alumnus Awardees remain equally indebted to IIT Kharagpur, their alma mater, for the success they have achieved in life You would have mistaken him for a student. Dark cropped hair, back-pack in place, an incredibly young-looking Debendra Das Sharma approached me for his interview...

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The magic touch

How IIT Kharagpur recorded a sharp rise in the number of PhD students India Today   Careers360 At its 65th Convocation, IIT Kharagpur gave away PhD degrees to 372 scholars. The numbers showed a sharp rise from the earlier figure of 295 from last year.  Taking the 5 years’ figure the...

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A moment to cherish for a lifetime

Snapshots from the 65th Convocation of IIT Kharagpur It was their day. A time they had been waiting to celebrate with their families and friends. Some of them brought over the family’s oldest, perhaps a grandparent who could still walk. And some the youngest, even if only a few months...

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Inspiring Research for Social Development and Indian Scientific Heritage

At IIT Kharagpur’s 65th Convocation Union Minister of HRD, Shri Ramesh Pokhriyal Nishank and Chairman Sanjiv Goenka emphasised the need to conduct research to offer better life to the billion+ people in India and re-explore her scientific heritage. Telegraph         Free Press Journal      Quint    ...

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Celebrating the 65th Convocation

IIT Kharagpur to celebrate 65th Convocation in the presence of HRD Minister Shri Ramesh Pokhriyal Nishank and industrialist Sanjiv Goenka IIT Kharagpur is organising its 65th Convocation on August 27, 2019. Shri Ramesh Pokhriyal ‘Nishank’, Honourable Minister of Human Resource Development, Government of India will grace the occasion as the...

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Raising awareness

IIT Kharagpur winning IPPO’s ‘IP Campus of the Year’ 2019 award is a reflection of its sustained effort to spread awareness on IP rights and practices On August 2, 2019, IIT Kharagpur won recognition as ‘IP Campus of the Year (Non Legal) 2019” at the Intellectual Property Fest, an event...