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

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IIT Kharagpur's Vinod Gupta School of Management (VGSoM) studies sudden dip in Indian LED market

Are perceived risks making Indians shy away from eco-friendly LED lighting? Researchers at IIT Kharagpur's Vinod Gupta School of Management find concurrence in a study pointing out at consumer psychology and perceived high-cost.

IIT Kharagpur launches sponsored research programme for undergraduate students

IIT Kharagpur is all set to launch the first of its kind Undergraduate Research Program (UGRP) from the upcoming Autumn semester of 2019-20. The initiative is aimed to encourage and nurture the spirit of research and innovation early on.

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

Embassy of India announces "Know India Programmes" (KIPs)

The Embassy of India, Washington DC has asked us to share information on their upcoming "Know India Programmes" (KIPs).

Alumni Clocktower structure complete--finishes underway

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

IIT-KGP researchers develop curd-based wound healing gel

Usually small cuts, bruises or wounds are harmless as the body has a system for repairing them. Often, antibiotic ointment is applied over them to prevent the growth of infection-causing microbes and to promote speedy healing.

Dr. Piya Pal (B.Tech, '07), named Office of Naval Research 2019 Young Investigator Award winner

The Office of Naval Research recently unveiled its 2019 Young Investigator Award winners, with three Indian Americans named among the group.

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.

AI logistics startup, Locus, co-founded by KGP alumnus Geet Garg ('11), receives $22M in funding

AI-backed supply chain optimisation company Locus secured $22 million in a Series B round of funding led by Falcon Edge Capital and Tiger Global Management, with participation from existing investors Exfinity Venture Partners and Blume Ventures.

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!

VAMNICOM ropes in IIT-KGP & IIM Kolkata for a course on data analytics

Considering the importance of Data Analytics in the modern times, Vaikunth Mehta National Institute of Cooperative Management, Pune is organizing a 5 day programme titled "Data Analytics and Machine Learning using R".

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