Nov 27 – QS ranks IIT Kharagpur as the most preferred destination for recruiters
IIT Kharagpur has been ranked as the top institution in India and among the top 100 in the world, between the ranking range of 71-80 in the first edition of the QS Graduate Employability Rankings. The Institute has been scored impressively in the parameters ‘Graduate Employability Rate’ and ‘Employers’ Presence’.
Nov 09 – IIT Kharagpur students bag Rs.3 Lakh prize at entrepreneurship competition
A team of our students participated in an entrepreneurship competition organized jointly by Department of Biotechnology, Ministry of Science of Technology, and Association of Biotechnology Led Enterprises (ABLE, India) at Bangalore and won the second prize (INR 3 lakhs). The students are mentored by Dr. Pinaki Sar, Department of Biotechnology.
Nov 03 – IIT Kgp student awarded at National Metallurgists Day
Shri Arijit Mitra, Dual Degree student of the Dept. of Metallurgical and Materials Engineering, has been selected for 2015 IIM-Vidya Bharati Prize based on his excellent academic performance. The prize will be presented to him at the inaugural function at the 53rd National Metallurgists Day Celebration of the Indian Institute of Metals to be held on 14th December, 2015, in Coimbatore. Prof. S. Das and Prof. K. Das are the joint guides of Shri Arijit Mitra.
Jun 26 – IIT Kharagpur Students wins Go Green in the City 2015 Grand Finale International Award in Paris
CONGRATULATIONS TO IIT Kharagpur Students Mohamad Meraj Shaikh and Spoorthy Kotla who Won the prestigious Go Green in the City 2015 Grand Finale International Award in Paris.
Winning Team Team Pathfinder comprosing Mohamad Meraj Shaikh (Architecture & Regional Planning) and Spoorthy Kotla (Biotechnology), Indian Institute of Technology, Kharagpur, India.
Jun 17 – IITKGP Innovators Emerge Top Winners in DST-Lockheed Martin Awards
Out of 30 Top Awards, IIT Kharagpur Researchers have bagged 4 awards, the highest from any organization, in DST-Lockheed Martin India Innovation Growth Programme 2015, held at Federation House, FICCI, New Delhi during May 11-12, 2015.
Apr 09 – Six students have been awarded CWS Scholarships
NCC Directorate West Bengal and Sikkim awards Twenty Three scholarships from NCC Cadets Welfare Society (CWS) Scheme 2014-15 with amount of Rs Six Thousand each for eligible students of school/College or from professional courses enrolled in First year of NCC as Senior Division (Boys) or Wing (Girls) from all NCC units of the state.
Mar 20 – Chemical engineering students win Asian Paint Paper Contest
A team of two students of Chemical Engineering, Aditya Banerji (4th year) and Nikita Gagrani (2nd year) under the guidance of Prof. Rabibrata Mukherjee, won the First Prize in the Asian Paints Paper Contest 2014 for their review paper Super hydrophobic surfaces. The paper dealt in details about the theoretical aspects of the phenomenon of super hydrophobicity, its occurrence in nature, the vast utility of such surfaces, different methods employed to mimic these surfaces artificially and finally the application of these methods for coating industries.