IIT Kharagpur researchers find artifacts from Dark Ages






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December 14-22, 2019: 54th Inter IIT Sports Meet hosted by IIT-Kharagpur

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

January 10-12, 2020: 17th Annual Alumni Meet, honoring the 1980 and 1995 batch years (Registration now open!)

The Golden 2020 Reunion for 1970 Batch will be held January 24-26, 2020

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 Clock Tower Dedication Ceremonies

January 25, 2020: Class of 1970 ADDA Dedication

February 21-23, 2020: 26th National Conference on Communications 2020

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 researchers find archaeological remains from Dark Age

The artefacts--pitcher, jars, bull figurines, and animal remains like bones and teeth--were found in the uninhabited hyper-arid regions of Karim Shahi and Vigakot near the southern fringe of the Thar desert.

Prof. G.S. Sanyal: Tributes to the Grand Old Man of IIT-KGP

This article is dedicated to the memory of a great man of IIT-KGP, Professor G.S. Sanyal.

KGPians Getting Together--IIT Association of North Texas

At a recent conference hosted by a local IIT Alumni Chapter, the IIT Association of North Texas in Dallas, a group of KGPians found some time to take a quick pic and shared it with us.

Medical Insurance for IITians in India

Based on requests from IIT-Kharagpur alumni who need medical insurance for themselves as they get older as well as for parents of alumni who are overseas, a special insurance has been worked out.

Upcoming Events for IIT-KGP

January 10-12, 2020: 17th Annual Alumni Meet (inviting the 1980 and 1995 batch years) (Registration now open!)
January 17-19, 2020: Techno-Management Festival (Kshitij)
January 24-26, 2020: Golden 2020 Reunion for the 1970 Batch
January 24-26, 2020: Spring Fest
January 25, 2020: Clock Tower and Batch of 1970 ADDA Dedication Ceremonies

Don't forget IITKGP on Giving Tuesday 2019

Tuesday, December 3, 2019 is Giving Tuesday and we wanted to remind you to give back to your KGP!

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!

Alumni Clock Tower structure built--see the photos and hear the chimes!

The Alumni Clock Tower at IIT Kharagpur is now completed and the donor plaque is being prepared--now students have no excuse for being late to class!

Gift of Bicycles to neighborhood girls builds foundation for future

On November 14, 2019 the Vinod Gupta Charitable Foundation (VGCF) gave the girls of village Rampur Maniharan, Saharanpur, Uttar Pradesh, bicycles.

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.

Founded by IIT-KGP alumni, logistics startup LetsTransport is eyeing the $30B intra-city market

Logistics is one of the biggest challenges for any large organization. According to IBEF, the size of the Indian logistics industry is around $200 billion.

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!

The 54th edition of Inter-IIT Sports Meet set to kickstart on December 14

The nine-day sports meet will conclude on 22 December 2019 which will see students of the institutions participating in 12 different sports.

Make a Quick Donation to IIT Kharagpur now!



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