📢 Top Stories from this 68th Convocation 📢


IIT Kharagpur Foundation (USA) NEWSLETTER                                 Volume: 01.14.2023

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IITKGP Alum PK (Pabitra) Chakrabarti Admitted to Practice in SCOTUS

Dr. Pabitra Chakrabarti, a patent attorney in Washington DC, has recently admitted to practicing in the Supreme Court of the United States. During his decade-long association with GE in India and the US, PK specialized in Intellectual Property Rights and worked as a Patent Attorney.

Top News this Convocation

At the recently concluded 68th Convocation, several major announcements were made. We are bringing you some of the top stories.

Eyeing South East Asia with Malaysian Campus

IIT Kharagpur wants to set up an engineering institute in Malaysia. Watch the video below to learn more.

Million Dollar Babies

Crorepati salaries at IITs make headlines every year. But this time IIT KGP is in the news for other million-dollar babies — technology innovations. COVIRAP, the novel diagnostic kit has been licensed for ₹ 6.7 crores. Several other innovative technologies also earned over ₹ 1 crore each confirmed by Director V K Tewari at the 68th Convocation on December 24.

Partha Sinha Awarded the 'Distinguished Alumnus Award' at IIT Kharagpur

Partha Sinha, president at the Times of India group and the president of the Ad Club was conferred IIT Kharagpur’s Distinguished Alumnus Award during the 68th convocation. Partha Sinha has a B. Tech in Mechanical Engineering from IIT Kharagpur and an MBA from IIM Ahmedabad. Before joining Times of India, Partha has worked with Citibank, Ogilvy, Zee, Publicis, and McCann.

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