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Women scientists enter IIT council
Times of India

Women scientists enter IIT council

NEW DELHI: The IITs, predominantly a male club that never had a woman director or scientist in its council, is in for a big change. HRD ministry has nominated two women scientists Tessy Thomas and Vijayalakshmi Ravindranath to the IIT council, the ... Times of India, 20 hours ago

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Business Standard India

IIT-UGC standoff set to reach IIT Council

NEW DELHI: The standoff between IITs and the (UGC) is now set to reach the IIT Council, the highest decision-making body of the 16 elite engineering schools headed by the Union HRD minister. Miffed with the higher education regulator for its ...
 Economic Times4 days ago UGC mellows down on IIT issue  India Today4 days ago UGC Makes a Climbdown on IIT Issue  New Indian Express5 days ago Stifled by UGC, colleges seek a bigger voice  Business Standard India5 days ago

IIT degrees to be reviewed jointly with UGC

| UPDATED12:54 IST Certain IIT degrees offered by the Indian Institutes of Technology independent of UGC guidelines are to be examined by the latter for conformity. The Human Resources Development Ministry has, however, given preference that the ...
 India Today1 week ago HRD Min favours joint review of IIT degrees by UGC, IITs  Business Standard India1 week ago
Indian Express

Fault lines open: UGC cites 1956 law to assert itself, five IIT directors object

The IITs are governed by the Institutes of Technology Act, 1961, which declares them as institutions of national importance. (Source: PTI) Under fire for its communiqué to the Indian Institutes of Technology (IITs) asking them to align their ...
 Indian Express1 week ago IIT Jodhpur hires for 6 Deputy Project Manager posts  India Today2 weeks ago Faculty Positions at International Institute of Technology Research Academy, Mauritius (IITRA)  Indian Institute of Technology Delhi3 weeks ago Government is investing R ...  Government of Mauritius1 month ago
Indian Express

Wrong for UGC to interfere, says author of IIT reforms roadmap

Anil Kakodkar, noted nuclear scientest. ( Source: Express photo ) Following the University Grants Commission's communique to the Indian Institutes of Technology (IIT) asking them to align their courses and degrees with the ones recognised by the ...
 Indian Express1 week ago
Calcutta Telegraph

IIT - Kharagpur lock horns with UGC

Statesman News Service New Delhi, 21 August The University Grants Commission and IIT Kharagpur are locked in a tussle following a gazette notification issued by UGC regarding degrees offered by universities. IIT Kharagpur, however, maintained ...
 The Statesman1 week ago IIT course flexibility  Calcutta Telegraph1 month ago WIPRO chairman honoured by IIT Kharagpur  The Statesman1 month ago
Narendra Modi

Words of wisdom galore IIT conference with Prez, PM

t Pranab Mukherjee on Friday described IITs as knowledge leaders of the nation and asked them to explore how quality of education can be improved and good governance brought in to help the institutes of higher learning compete with the best in the ...
 New Delhi Pioneer1 week ago President Pranab Mukherjee asks IITs to improve quality of education  INooz1 week ago Rajini and Sachin - Same Same yet different  Chennai Online7 hours ago Text of Tokyo declaration  NewKerala.com1 day ago
Financial Express

Two IIT directors speak up: Not under UGC until you change law

Summary At present, 16 IITs across the country function as apex institutions for engineering education and research under the HRD. Days after the University Grants Commission asked the Indian Institutes of Technology to align their courses ...
 Indian Express1 week ago
Calcutta Telegraph

Anand bats for more shots at IIT

Mathematician and Super 30 founder Anand Kumar on Friday met Union HRD minister Smriti Irani and requested her to increase the number of attempts to crack the IIT exam. He also discussed various reforms in the entrance test of the Indian Institute ...
 Calcutta Telegraph1 week ago

President calls on council of IITs to draw up a roadmap for governance in line with global practices

The President of India, Shri Pranab Mukherjee inaugurated a one day conference of Chairmen, Board of Governors and Directors of Indian Institutes of Technology (IITs) at Rashtrapati Bhavan today (August 22, 2014). Speaking on the occasion, the President ...
 PIB1 week ago Prez urges IITs to draw up roadmap for governance in line with global practices  NetIndia123.com1 week ago
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