kgp-bldIIT Kgp partners with corporate houses, NGOs to shape CSR steps

Millennium Post (October 20, 2017)

Kolkata: In a mission to help people reap the benefits of several of its research outcomes, IIT Kharagpur is gearing up to partner with corporate houses and NGOs to shape their CSR initiatives with its end products and in the process help millions lead better lives.

The institute recently organised a seminar on "Corporate Social Responsibility" in Kolkata jointly with Indo-German Chamber of Commerce Kolkata and SREI Foundation in order to help the industry and NGOs get a glimpse of the available end products by IIT-Kharagpur.

Talking about the initiative, Prof. Siddhartha Mukhopadhyay, Dean of Alumni Affairs and International Relations (AA&IR), IIT Kharagpur said: "For years we have been doing a lot of research works. Apart from publishing the work and obtaining patent for the same, we want them to create an impact in society." (Read More)