Samsung sets up innovation lab at IIT Guwahati
"The Samsung Innovation Lab at IIT Guwahati will train students on IoT, Embedded Systems, AI and ML, helping them learn industry-relevant skills and making them job-ready," a statement said. Through this partnership with IIT Guwahati, the academy targets to train over 300 students in the next three years on these cutting-edge technologies, it added.
IIT Roorkee working with ISRO, DRDO for cutting edge space, defence tech
Researchers at the premier institute are working with ISRO and DRDO ...
US roles with fat pay cheques increase at IITs
Japan, which has been the frontrunner among international recruiters at the IITs in the last f...
IITs plan master’s makeover to arrest high attrition rate
At IITs in Ropar, Roorkee and Kanpur, one in five students enrolled for MTech dropped out this year.
IIT placement season sees record number of Rs. 30 lakh-Rs. 1 cr offers
The current placement season at IITs is witnessing record salary offers from the likes of Google, JP Morgan, Goldman Sachs. Annual pay packages of Rs. 30 lakh and more-going up to Rs. 1 crore and beyond- are more numerous than ever before.
India is heaven for minorities while Pakistan has proved to be hell for them: Mukhtar Abbas Naqvi
He also asserted that the government was working on a war-footing to provide quality education and employment oriented skills to the needy including minorities.
Microsoft and IIT Roorkee partner for quantum computing
The course, has been structured by IIT Roorkee and Microsoft and the former will conduct lectures on quantum computing for a full semester.
IITs see flood of early offers in slowdown season
Pre-placement offers at IITs — both old and new — including those at Mumbai, Kharagpur, Guwahati, Hyderabad and Gandhinagar for the class of 2020, have beaten last year’s corresponding numbers by 19-24%, according to institute placement cells. At some of these IITs, even more offers are expected in the coming week in the run-up to final placements.
IIT grads lead the way in mental health technology
According to a 2018 WHO report, India is the most depressed country in the world
Research, innovation to help country achieve 5 trillion economy: Prez
Addressing the convocation of prestigious IIT-Roorkee, President Ram Nath Kovind termed the institute an "innovation hub"
Slowdown unlikely to have any impact on placements at IITs
The elite engineering colleges have seen an increase in pre-placement offers this year by 8-25%.
Microsoft India (R&D) appoints Rajiv Kumar as new managing director
Currently, the corporate vice president of Microsoft’s Experiences and Devices Group, Kumar is taking over from Anil Bhansali, who held this role for the last six years.
IITs dominate in QS India University rankings, IIT Bombay leads the pack
The other institutes in the top 10 include IIT Delhi (3rd), IIT Madras (4th), IIT Kharagpur (5th), IIT Kanpur (6th), University of Delhi (7th), University of Hyderabad (8th), IIT Roorkee (9th) and IIT Guwahati (10th).
Swiggy now in 500 Indian cities, targets 100 more this year
Swiggy has progressed from launching in one city every two months in early 2018 to launching in four cities a day in the month of September.
IITs to focus on joint initiatives to promote internationalization
12 IITs, represented by deans and executives of IR offices, participated in the conclave.
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