Indian Institutes of Technology

IIT Bombay teams up with Tata Memorial Hospital to launch gene therapy for cancer

05 Apr 2024

President of India, Droupadi Murmu, on Thursday  launched India’s first home-grown gene therapy for cancer at IIT Bombay. The technology developed by Indian Institute of Technology, Bombay (IIT-B) jointly with the Tata Memorial Hospital, has already been successfully applied on a 64-year-old man, who also became the first patient to be cured using India's own CAR-T cell therapy.

IIT Madras develops mobile operating system BharOS

30 Jan 2023

BharOS, that can rival Android and iOS, is meant for privacy and security and has no default apps, which means that it won’t require people to use any pre-installed apps

IIT Kharagpur team develops affordable diagnostic technologies for remote, resource constrained areas

10 Jan 2023

IIT Madras breaks campus placement record with 80% students getting hired

29 Aug 2022

IIT Kharagpur transfers BLDC motor technology for e-rickshaws

18 Jul 2022

IIT Madras offers computer science courses online, free of cost

09 May 2022

Educational Institutions, students and anyone who is interested in applying for these online Computer Science courses can take part by visiting the official portal at

IISc Bengaluru ranked world’s top university for research

09 Jun 2021

More students appear for JEE Main 2020 as SC dumps opposition plea

07 Sep 2020

India grants 1,000 scholarships at IITs for ASEAN students

17 Sep 2019

50 IITians dump jobs for politics

23 Apr 2018

Thales signs pact with IIT Madras for joint PhD fellowship programmes

10 Mar 2018

IIT Chennai to host National Technology Centre for Ports, Waterways and Coasts

27 Feb 2018

IIT-Bombay, IISc-Bangalore among top 10 BRICS universities

23 Nov 2017

Seven out of the top 10 universities, including top-ranked Tsinghua University, are from China, while 2 are from India and 1 is from Russia

IIT-Madras students set record with 45 robotic cleaners

31 Oct 2017

Each robot is fitted with a high RPM motor at the centre, with two rotating scrub pads that direct dust into the central suction mechanism, while a filter in the vacuum tunnel collects the dust

World's largest combustion research centre at IIT Madras

14 Oct 2017

National Centre for Combustion Research and Development will develop state-of-the-art capabilities in combustion research in three major application sectors - automotive, thermal power and aerospace propulsion, besides fire research and microgravity combustion

All-woman IIT team creates breakthrough in cancer treatment

05 Aug 2017

IIT grad held for theft of Aadhaar details from UIDAI

04 Aug 2017

IIT-K alumnus, Quarth Tech under probe for Aadhar theft

29 Jul 2017

Highest stipend at IIT-B sees 40% jump; average up 27%

17 Mar 2017

IITs voice concern over proposed accreditation role

02 Jan 2017

NHAI ties up with IIT-K for maintenance-free highway tech

14 Sep 2016

Govt setting up new agency to finance IITs and IIMs

13 Sep 2016

Tata Sons, Tata companies to provide $25 mn in educational grants

29 Aug 2016

After offer pull-backs, IITs bar 31 firms from campus recruitment

26 Aug 2016

HRD ministry considering research fellowships for IIT graduates

24 Aug 2016