IIT-KGP ranked India's best in Times Higher Education Impact Rankings 2019





There is never a better time to give back to your KGP than now!

Show your support of IIT Kharagpur and make a quick donation today!                                                                                                                 

button--7-button--5-  button--6-                                                                          



Dear Reader,

IIT-KGP was recently named by Times Higher Education (THE) as the best performing institution from India in their Higher Education Impact Rankings 2019. These rankings assess universities against the United Nations' Sustainable Development Goals. "We use carefully calibrated indicators to provide comprehensive and balanced comparisons across three broad areas: research, outreach, and stewardship." (www.timeshighereducation.com)                                                   


We have been asked by the Office of Alumni Affairs for your participation in the below survey, 'Your Voice Your Views' to help strengthen the relationship between their office and KGP alumni and enhance services offered by their office to the alumni of IIT Kharagpur. Please complete this survey!                                 





August 10-11, 2019 (Tentative): Convocation and Distinguished Alumni Awards

August 15-17, 2019: Young Alumni Homecoming

August 18, 2019: Foundation Day

September 24-27, 2019: International Conference on Advances in Polymer Science and Rubber Technology

December 16-20, 2019: International Conference on The Physics of Semiconductor Devices

January 2020 (TBD): Annual Alumni Meet

January 6-8, 2020: International Conference on Functional Materials

January 17-19, 2020: Techno-Management Festival (Kshitij)

January 24-26, 2020: Golden 2020 Reunion for 1970 Batch

January 24-26, 2020: Spring Fest

January 25, 2020: KGP Alumni Clocktower Dedication Ceremonies

January 25, 2020: Class of 1970 ADDA Dedication

If you have an event you would like to add to the calendar, please send an email with details to info@iitkgpfoundation.org.



IIT Kharagpur Ranked India's Best in Times Higher Education Impact Ranking 2019

IIT Kharagpur has been ranked as the best performing institution from India in Times Higher Education University Impact Rankings 2019.

Ola Electric appoints former Vodafone CEO Arun Sarin ('75) on its board

Ola Electric has announced the appointment of Arun Sarin ('75) as an independent director on its board.

Upcoming Events for IIT-KGP

August 10-11, 2019 (Tentative): Convocation and Distinguished Alumni Awards
August 15-17, 2019: Young Alumni Homecoming
August 18, 2019: Foundation Day
September 24-27, 2019: International Conference on Advances in Polymer Science and Rubber Technology

IIT Kharagpur develops local cycle-sharing system

Indian Institute of Technology Kharagpur has developed the hardware and software for fully automated self-service public bicycle share system (PBS).

Digital lending firm mPokket appoints Andy Sen ('01) as new CTO

mPokket, a digital lending platform for college students and young professionals, has appointed Andy Sen ('01) as its chief technology officer.

IIT Kharagpur and University of Edinburgh hold Joint Workshop on challenges of rural drinking water

The Joint Workshop on Rural Water Quality and Management (RWQM-2019) organized by UoE and IITKGP is a part of a multi-institutional, multi-disciplinary drive for better rural water quality and management.

SandHI Center for the Ancient, New and the Developing Arts (SandHI)

An IIT Kharagpur initiative towards rediscovering the classical arts of India. Join us to make this initiative a success!

Glimpse from May KGP NYC Alumni Get Together

The KGP Alumni Group in NYC had their monthly get together earlier this month in midtown NYC.

Alumni Clocktower structure complete--finishes underway

The Alumni Clocktower at IIT Kharagpur structure is now complete and finishes are underway!

Learn-Earn-Return--An IIT KGP initiative for future generations of KGPians

The 'Learn-Earn-Return' initiative aims to raise funding to create a financial support system for students and develop a culture of giving back to sustain the initiative.

ZunRoof, co-founded by KGP graduate and CEO Pranesh Chaudhary ('09) is making Indian homes greener

There are only a handful of engineering aspirants who manage to fulfill their parents dreams of graduating from an Indian Institute of Technology, and possibly complete a masters degree to land a cushy job in the West.

Employer Matching Gift Programs

Does your employer have a matching gift program? You Donate, They Match, Double the Impact of your Donation! The IITKGP Foundation is here to help you with the process!

Make a Quick Donation to IIT Kharagpur now!



[go to article]

The IITKGP Foundation respects your privacy!
To make sure these communications are not mistakenly blocked in the future by your spam-blocker, please add 'email_watch@omnimagnet.net' and 'webmaster@iitkgpfoundation.org' to your approved-senders-list. If you no longer wish to receive correspondence of this kind from the IITKGP Foundation please follow this unsubscribe link: http://www.iitkgpfoundation.org/unsubscribe.html?email=[email]. You will be removed from receiving any further e-mails at that point. Please allow up to 72 hours to process.