Professor Sirshendu De, Department of Chemical Engineering has been selected for NRDC National Societal Innovation Award - 2018, for his invention “Low Cost Arsenic Removal Filter for Drinking Water”.
Ms, Stuti Modi (15IE10029) and Ms. Aditi Kambi (15NA3FP04) represented IIT Kharagpur at the International Conference on Machine Learning and Soft Computing (ICMLSC) in Da Lat, Vietnam from 25th–28th January 2019, where they received the Best Presentation Award amongst all speakers at the conference. They presented their work on “Fuzzy Neuro Approach to Water Management Systems” performed under the guidance of Prof. Sudhirkumar Barai, Department of Civil Engineering, IIT Kharagpur.
Hearty Congratulations to Stuti and Aditi!
Prof. Anil K. Bhowmick, Professor of Eminence, Rubber Technology Center has been selected for the 2019 Fred E. Schwab International Education Award of the Society of Plastics Engineers, USA.
Prof. Bhowmick is the first person working in Asia to have been selected for this award
Prof. Sudip Misra, Professor, Department of Computer Science & Engineering has been selected for the conferment of "Abdul Kalam Technology Innovation National Fellowship" by INAE.
Pariksha Pe Charcha 2.0 (Pariksha ki Baat PM ke Sath)
A unique interaction where students, parents, teachers and Hon'ble PM Shri Narendra Modi come together to discuss exams, life and more...
MHRD Website: http://mhrd.gov.in/
Watch live: PARIKSHA PE CHARCHA 2.0 at 11:00 AM, 29th January 2019
NIC Webcast: http://webcast.nic.in/mhrd
This program is for the senior faculties, such as Deans and Head of Departments, who aspire to become leader in higher educational institutions or colleges. The program would provide senior faculty with an opportunity to develop the required leadership and managerial skills including skills of problem-solving, stress management, team building work, conflict management, enhance communication skills, understanding and coping with the complexity and challenges of governance in HEIs, financial & general administration.
For more details: http://leap.iitkgp.ac.in/
“Foundations of Artificial Intelligence and Machine Learning”
- Certificate Course offered by Centre for Artificial Intelligence, IIT Kharagpur
For more details: http://www.ai.iitkgp.ac.in/outreach
THE NATIONAL DIGITAL LIBRARY OF INDIA in association with THE SCIENCE & HERITAGE INITIATIVE, IIT KHARAGPUR presents an OUTREACH & DISSEMINATION STALL
43th Kolkata International Book Fair, Central Park, Salt Lake (Bidhannagar) Kolkata
January 31, 2019 to February 11, 2019
The National Digital Library of India (NDLI: https://www.ndl.gov.in/) is an
integration platform for schools, colleges, universities, teachers,
students, lecturers, differentially abled pupils and anybody who has a
willingness to learn. We hope to facilitate e-learning for students everywhere with the help of technologically enhanced learning design and the support of Digital India. Over the past two years, NDLI has traversed the length and breadth of the country to educate, enable and empower schools, colleges, public libraries and various other institutions in every state with the necessary infrastructure to digitize as well as access and browse the library whilst parallely generating a whooping 2crore content base in 60+ formats from premier institutions as well as collections across the world.
The library today contains e-books, videos, audio-books, tutorials,
question-papers and most other formats that learners of all ages can access
anytime, and from anywhere. This online library is building up to become a
treasure-trove of India's literature, research, culture and well as
knowledge repositories in almost all subjects and across the entire
proficiency spectrum. To this end, NDLI is actively seeking to digitize India's knowledge heritage
across multiple sectors to make it available to the world.
The Kolkata Book Fair being an amalgamation of readers, learners, publishers and knowledge
enthusiasts was hence a perfect fit with the NDLI mission. We hope to reach
out to publishers with our digitization efforts and readers of all ages with
our treasury of content to come together and create a beautiful, symbiotic,
immersive environment where everyone involved can learn, share and grow. The association with The Science & Heritage initiative of IIT Kharagpur is an effort to jointly present the outreach and dissemination activity and the effort shall definitely go a long way create sustained, meaningful and deep impacts on the society as a whole.
Admission to PGDBA - 2019-21 batch
INDIAN INSTITUTE OF MANAGEMENT CALCUTTA, INDIAN INSTITUTE OF TECHNOLOGY KHARAGPUR and INDIAN STATISTICAL INSTITUTE
jointly announce admission to the 2019 – 2021 Batch and invite application to the
POST GRADUATE DIPLOMA IN BUSINESS ANALYTICS (PGDBA)
PGDBA is a two year full time diploma program aimed at creating business analytics professionals who can fill the talent gap in this area for multinationals and reputed domestic companies.
Minimum Eligibility Criteria for PGDBA:
A candidate must hold a graduate/post graduate degree with any of the following: 10+2+4/10+2+5/10+2+3+2 with a Minimum of 60% marks or CGPA 6.5 on a 10-point scale in the Qualifying Degree(i.e. B Tech/B.E./ M.Sc./M.Com. or Equivalent). For SC/ ST and Person with Disabilities (PwD) category candidates, the qualifying marks for eligibility shall be 55% or CGPA 6.0 on a 10-point scale.The CGPA will not be converted into percentage marks,even if the degree awardingInstitute provides marks in CGPA system. Their admission will be based on the CGPA awarded in thetranscript. If the CGPA is on a different scale other than 10, the eligibility of the candidates will becalculated corresponding to the equivalence stated above.Candidates, who are in the final year, are also eligible to apply providedtheyappear in the final examinationand complete other academic requirements as specified above by May 31, 2019.For such cases, admission will be provisional subject to submission of final mark sheet by 31st Oct, 2019
Written Test and Personal Interview:
A written test will be held on February 17, 2019, and candidates shortlisted after the written test will be called for personal interviews to be held during March 30-31, 2019.
Proposed cities for Written Test and Personal Interviews are: Bengaluru, Chennai, Delhi, Kolkata and Mumbai.
As per the Government of India stipulations for SC/ST/OBC-NCL and Person with Disabilities (PwD)candidates.
Application fee of Rs.2,000/- for UR/OBC-NCL categories and Rs. 1,000/-for candidates belonging to SC/ST/ PwD categories should be paid via the Payment Gateway on the Online Portal of IIT Kharagpur
How to apply for PGDBA?
Eligible candidates are requested to apply online at http://www.pgdba.iitkgp.ac.in/
In case of inquiries, please send an email to: firstname.lastname@example.org, or Call 03222-282312.
Online application will start on December 03, 2018.
Last date of submission of online application: January 10, 2019
Please visit http://www.iitkgp.ac.in/pgdba for more details about application for PGDBA
Setting up of THE ACADEMY OF CLASSICAL & FOLK ARTS - at IIT Kharagpur
An International Symposium on “Creativity and Freedom”, will be held on February 06, 2019 at The India International Center (IIC), Lodhi Road, New Delhi. The symposium will earmark a Curtain raiser program for the launching of THE ACADEMY OF CLASSICAL & FOLK ARTS ARTS at IIT Kharagpur.
The Academy has been planned as an extended part of The Science and Heritage initiative (SandHI), IIT Kharagpur and initiated by the major Alumni funding, IIT Kharagpur. The Academy, in addition to the key/ ambit collaboration with SHRUTINANDAN, shall have other important collaborations with a) The National Museum Institute, Delhi; b) Indira Gandhi National Center of Arts (IGNCA), Delhi; c) National Gallery of Modern Art, Delhi; d) Sangeet Natak Academy, under the Ministry of Culture, GoI; d) Government school of Arts, Indian Museum, Kolkata; e) Kala Bhawan, BHU through IIT (BHU) and other international Institutes like MITHAS (MIT-Cambridge’s Heritage of the Art of South Asia); City Art Council, Japan under Kyoto University, Japan; International Association of Art History (CIHA) in China and Japan; Germanisches National Museum, Numberg; Department of Cultural History and Museum Studies, Danube University, Krems, Austria; and CIHA, Universite Paris Nanterre.
The event is sponsored by Center of International Modern Art (CIMA); The Ashoka University, Delhi; Aga Khan Foundation and others.