sandhiIIT Kharagpur introduces new course to link Ancient science and technology research to modern sciences

OpIndia (May 2, 2018)

Indian Institute of Technology of Kharapgur has decided to link the research on Ancient Science and Technology to modern sciences. The university has started a new course on History of Science and Technology in Ancient India. It wants to create an enabling environment to know about the contributions by Ancient Indian Scientists and show its relevance for modern times.

"The study of the history of science and technology of India from ancient times to colonial times is a critical component of IIT Kharagpur's Science & Heritage Initiative (SandHI)," said IIT Kharagpur director Partha Pratim Chakrabarti, who is responsible for this idea. (Read More)