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IIT Kharagpur to hold annual convocation; Union education minister is chief guest

Kharagpur (WB)/IBNS: Union Minister of Education, Dharmendra Pradhan will be the Chief Guest at the 67th Convocation of IIT Kharagpur, according to a release from the premier academic institution.

IIT Kharagpur institutes new student grants, focus on girl students

Kharagpur (WB)/IBNS: Premier academic institution, IIT Kharagpur, in West Bengal, has instituted eight new student grants for the upcoming Autumn semester scheduled to begin in August 2021.

IIT Kharagpur to conduct JEE (Advanced) 2021 on July 3

Kharagpur/IBNS: The Indian Institute of Technology Kharagpur will organise the Joint Entrance Examination (JEE-Advanced) on July 3 for admissions in 23 IITs all over the country.

Is it safe to drink hot tea from paper cups? IIT Kharagpur research warns of microplastic pollution

Kharagpur (West Bengal)/IBNS: Has the time arrived to do a rethink on consuming hot liquids, such as tea, from disposable paper cups, the use of which has gone up manifold during the pandemic crisis?

Kharagpur IIT sets up academy to draw inspiration from India's creative arts and music

Kharagpur (WB)/IBNS: IIT Kharagpur, ranked among India’s premier science and technology institutes, inaugurated the Academy of Classical and Folk Arts on August 18, 2020, on the occasion of its 70th Foundation Day.

IIT Kharagpur researchers develop low-cost vegetable oil powder with health benefits

Kharagpur (West Bengal)/IBNS: In a bid to provide low-cost healthy foods to a wider section of the society, the premier educational institute IIT Kharagpur, has developed a vegetable oil powder, which, they claim, is beneficial for the heart.

IIT KGP in collaboration with ICMR to set up Centre of Excellence on Medical Device and Diagnostics

Kharagpur/IBNS: IIT Kharagpur is going to set up a Centre of Excellence on Medical Device and Diagnostics to foster innovation of affordable and indigenous medical devices and diagnostics in priority areas and promote entrepreneurship. The proposal has recently been accepted for funding of ₹20 crore by Indian Council of Medical Research.

Megalith event at IIT Kharagpur Campus this week promises to encourage ideas and innovation in the field of civil engineering

Kharagpur/IBNS: To promote and encourage ideas and innovation in the field of civil engineering and to present a platform to the civil engineering students to work and interact with several civil engineering aspects, a three-day technical Fest-Megalith-is organized at IIT Kharagpur Campus here.

IIT Kharagpur announces scholarship for Australian Doctoral students

Kolkata, Dec 10 (UNI) In a significant boost to its ongoing academic exchange programme with Australian institutions, IIT Kharagpur has instituted competitive high-value scholarships for students from the University of Melbourne, Australia enrolled under the Dual Doctoral Programme jointly conducted by the two institutions.

IIT Kharagpur’s Thrust on Funded Programs for international students

Kolkata, July 29 (IBNS): IIT Kharagpur is offering a range of scholarships to boost the presence of foreign students in its campus. The Institute has set up various scholarship programs funded by its alumni in addition to scholarships offered by Indian Council for Cultural Relations and MHRD’s Study in India program. With this new emphasis on financial aid, the Institute received close to 220 applications from foreign students this year for various degree programs.

IIT Kharagpur to have centre of excellence in advanced manufacturing technology with an industrial research and innovation unit

Kolkata, Feb 3 (IBNS): The Centre of Excellence in Advanced Manufacturing Technology at Indian Institute of Technology at IIT Kharagpur is coming up with a Research and Innovation Unit to encourage utility of Technology for the development and growth of the industrial manufacturing sector.

India-UK joint team led by IITKGP wins Newton-Bhaba Fund Grant for groundwater arsenic research in Ganga River basin

Kharagpur, Mar 13 (IBNS): IIT Kharagpuris part of the Indian team in a joint India-UK project on “Water Quality Research” that won a prestigious research grant award from the Newton-Bhabha Fund initiative.

IIT KGP to boost Artificial Intelligence education supported by Capillary Technologies

Bangalore/ Kharagpur, Mar 1 (IBNS): IIT KGP, the first IIT, is setting up a first of its kind Center of Excellence in Artificial Intelligence research.

MHRD grants Rs 456 crore to IIT Kharagpur for Research & Infrastructure Development

New Delhi, Jan 26 (IBNS): MHRD grants Rs 456 crore to IIT Kharagpur and 3 other IITs for developmental projects. 

IIT Kharagpur among Top Five finalists of the Global Shell Ideas360 challenge to be held in London

National, May 23 (IBNS): Five student teams from the UK, US, Singapore, India and the Netherlands have been selected as finalists for Shell Ideas360, a global programme providing students the opportunity to develop ideas to help tackle the world’s energy, food and water challenges. As part of the programme, students get the opportunity to learn from global experts, meet industry leaders and work with Shell mentors to develop ideas that could potentially change the world.