IIT Kanpur

Arya Rajagopal: Meet the petrol bunk attendant's daughter now pursuing final year MTech at IIT

Arya Rajagopal is already more than a year into her two-year MTech course. The reason why her story has captured such attention is because she is the daughter of a petrol bunk attendant.

published on : 9th October 2021

IIT-K introduces 4 eMasters programmes for professionals

The four eMasters courses include programmes in Communication Systems; Cybersecurity; Power Sector Regulation, Economics & Management; and Derivatives Market and Risk Management.

published on : 29th September 2021

IIT-Kanpur approves students entrepreneurship policy

The policy allows third-year undergraduate students and postgraduate students to gain academic credit while pursuing entrepreneurial activities after the completion of the minimum course work.

published on : 5th August 2021

Covid-19 third wave peak expected around September-October: IIT Kanpur study

As per the assement from IIT Kanpur team,the second wave has waned significantly almost in every state except in some Northeast states (Mizoram, Manipur, Sikkim etc.).

published on : 21st June 2021

Centre invites bids for delivery of COVID-19 vaccines to remote areas by drones

The ICMR conducted a successful feasibility study in collaboration with the IIT-Kanpur and has developed a standard protocol for the delivery of vaccines using Unmanned Aerial Vehicles.

published on : 14th June 2021

IIT Kanpur professor appointed honorary member of WHO body

Mukesh Sharma, an air quality expert associated with the civil engineering department at IIT-Kanpur, has melded rigorous research with policy engagement.

published on : 12th June 2021

ICICI Securities, IIT Kanpur join hands to facilitate rapid delivery of medical oxygen

The financial service firm has extended funding to the institute's Startup Incubation and Innovation Centre (SIIC) for Mission Bharat O2 (MBO2), according to a joint statement on Thursday.

published on : 10th June 2021

Central adviser moots IIT-K model, strategies to handle Covid

The economic adviser also discussed the preparations and strategies adopted by other countries in community medicine, besides the impact on economies. 

published on : 20th May 2021

IIT-Kanpur's tie-up with Singapore-Indian commerce body looks to promote tech start-ups

The SICCI-SIIC conducted the first in a series of cross-border collaborations on Friday under a memorandum of understanding signed on March.

published on : 23rd April 2021

IIT-Kanpur constitutes panel to decide if Ahmed Faiz's poem 'Hum Dekhenge' hurts Hindu sentiment

An IIT-K student sang the poem 'Hum Dekhenge' by Faiz, an eminent poet, against which a complaint was filed by Dr Vashimant Sharma, a temporary faculty member.

published on : 2nd January 2020