Tag Archives: IIT Kharagpur

Google CEO Pichai Piches for $30 Smartphone

Google CEO Sundar Pichai on Thursday called for a smartphone priced just $30 or Rs.2,000 so countries like India can provide more access to the Internet and digital services for people. Speaking at his alma mater IIT-Kharagpur, Pitchai said,”I would love to see cheaper smartphones, entry-level smartphones by bringing down the prices even more, may be at $30 level for ...

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IIT Kharagpur Ranked No. 1 for Employability of its Graduates

India‚Äôs IIT Kharagpur has been ranked the country’s Number One institute in terms of graduates’ employability scoring in the 81-90 band, while Standford is ranked the world’s top in the same category. QS Quacquarelli Symonds released the first edition of the QS Graduate Employability Rankings today showing the relationship between university practices and graduate employability. The ranking represents a development ...

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IIT-Kharagpur, IIM-Kolkata, ISI Together Offer PG in Business Analytics in 2015

For the first time, three top institutes with distinction in their own accord have come together to offer a business analytics course for the first time. The premier institutions of IIT Kharagpur, IIM Kolkata and Indian Statistical Institute (ISI) Kolkata, have announced the PG diploma course in business analytics starting this year. The Post Graduate Diploma in Business Analytics (PGDBA) ...

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IIT Kharagpur Develops Cheaper Dialyser Costing Rs.1500

Researchers at the Indian Institute of Technology-Kharagpur have developed a cost-effective kidney dialysis machine that costs Rs.1500 and three such dialysers are required per week by patients. Haemodialysis is administered to patients suffering from various stages of kidney failure. Commonly referred to as "artificial kidney", it is a machine that uses dialysis to remove impurities and waste products from the ...

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Why Sundar Pichai Gets Precedence Over Others in Google?

Chennai-born Sundar Pichai, who is already in-charge of Android, Chrome and Google Apps, has been made the chief of core Google products, with more responsibilities to oversee research, search, maps, Google+, commerce and ad products and infrastructure, said Re/code magazine citing a memo to staff by Google CEO Larry Page. The six executives in charge of newly added product areas, ...

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Educational News: Australian varsity signs MoU with two oldest IITs

In a bid to strengthen relationship with India in the areas of research and teaching, an Australian university has signed agreements with two Indian Institutes of Technology (IITs). The University of Wollongong (UOW) in New South Wales (NSW) has signed memoranda of understanding (MOU) with two of the oldest and most prestigious institutes, IIT Kharagpur and IIT Bombay, a university ...

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