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Cognizance The Annual Technical Festival of IIT ROORKEE

Technology is really priceless A bloomy spring morning on 24th of March will mark the start of the annual tech fest of IIT ROORKEE. Cognizance, being the among the largest technical festival of Asia, gets a footfall of over 40,000 every year where the best brains of the country fight it out to conquer their domains. Every year, it adds ...

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Blithchron 2015 – IIT Gandhinagar, Jan 17-18

Never A Dull Moment What are you doing this weekend?┬á┬áIf you are┬áin Ahmedabad, we have an awesome suggestion for you!┬á ÔÇÿBlithchronÔÇÖ, widely known and popular cultural fest of IIT Gandhinagar, is happening on the 17th and 18th of January. The 7th edition of this annual college fest will see participation of more than 22,000 students from across the country. (BTW, ...

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Career: Is IIT, IIM about the good life?

‘Career queries’ like this one really bug me. “… I am expecting an admission in IIT for computer science or mathematics.At the same time I am also getting an admission in IISc for BS. In future I want to do MBA from a good university. I want to work as a investment banker. I am very confused which option would ...

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Celebrate Sports, Life. Sportech, IIT Delhi, Feb 27-Mar 2

Sportech, the annual sports extravaganza of IIT-Delhi, returns this year bigger, badder, sportier! Four days of adrenalin pumping will blow away your mind. And it’s fun and entertainment. Last year’s edition of the fest had 200 colleges participating and prizes were given away to the victors worth a whooping 1 lakh rupees. In the past, the event has been graced ...

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Rock show at Saarang, IIT Madras

To drop some heavy-ass riff bombs, Saarang 2014 at IIT Madras brings you the Rock show with its headlining act – ARCHITECTS. Architects is a British Metalcore band from Brighton, England. The multi-genre influence and the amazing song writing ability to make the complex digestive, and to make it addictive is wha tthe IITans wanted. The band promises you melodic ...

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e-Yantra Robotics Competition – 2013

E-yantra is a free to enter competition organised by the IIT Mumbai. This annual competition arranged by the ERTS Labs of IIT, provides a platform for students to demonstrate their knowledge and programming skills in Embedded systems and Robotics. A few FAQs listed by them : Do we have to build a robot for this competition? NO – this is ...

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IIT, disconnected. What will the geeks do now?

Roti, kapda aur internet It is said that one can live on love and fresh air alone. The first is scarce on the IIT campus, so they’re happy enough with unlimited access to the internet. But, that may be changing. IIT Bombay recently decide to ban internet access to all hostels between 11pm and 12.30 pm from 12th March 2007. ...

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Megabucks Forum at IIT Kanpur

In the recently concluded entrepreneurship competition Megabucks , we had a conference with young entrepreneurs Suhas Gopinath and Allwin Agnel as speakers. The theme of the conference was ”New age Entrepreneurs: Risks and Gains”. The event started with Suhas’ talk, a part of which I missed as I turned up a bit late for the event. Suhas, recognized as the ...

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What’s your bra size?

Ragging, IIT ishtyle Being docile, shy, non-talktative and hesitant, Nishant was the target of all ragging and the favourite of his wing seniors who were determined to ‘sudharofy’ him and make him ‘ready to face the real world’, the veil they put over ragging. Cut to sophie treat with his wing, Nishant was all quiet as usual when his seniors ...

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