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Springfest, Cultural fest at IIT Kharagpur, Jan 20-22

Spring Fest is the annual social and cultural festival of Indian Institute of Technology Kharagpur. the pioneer of today’s elite institutions. With a footfall of more than 25000, Spring Fest is arguably one of the largest of its kind in Asia to be organized entirely by students. What started in 1960 as an intra-college competition has now turned in to ...

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So it ‘s all about getting into an IIT. Or is it?

The JEE Main ranks are out and JEE advanced will be so too shortly. New IITs, is a new hope. An opportunity for increasing population. Many students don’t get into IITs even if they are talented. Because, there are almost lakhs of people applying for IITs. “Old is Gold” Old IITs are better. The top 5 Bombay, Delhi, Madras, Kanpur, ...

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So it ‘s all about getting into an IIT. Or is it?

The JEE Main ranks are out and JEE advanced will be so too shortly. New IITs, is a new hope. An opportunity for increasing population. Many students don’t get into IITs even if they are talented. Because, there are almost lakhs of people applying for IITs. “Old is Gold” Old IITs are better. The top 5 Bombay, Delhi, Madras, Kanpur, Kharagpur ...

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Why are the IITs Losing their Global Ranking

I am a graduate from IIT Kanpur. Every year whenever the world college rankings are announced, I carefully scan those in order to know the current ranking of my college, also in a hope that someday I’ll see it at the top. But to my surprise, my college is losing its ranking year by year. I studied so hard that ...

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VGSOM students meet Warren Buffett

PRESS RELEASE Vinod Gupta School of Management (IIT Kharagpur) students meet Warren Buffet in Omaha, USA David Sokol, CEO of Mid American, one of the many firms he has a majority share in, called him the “Einstein of Business”. He is the second richest man in the world. One share of his company Berkshire Hathway is worth close to 90,000 ...

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IIT KGP in a jam

The IIT Kharagpur campus has been facing a lot of traffic problems lately. The institute has laid down a rule wherein students are barred from driving motor bikes. This has reduced the movement of vehicles all along the Scholars’ Avenue – the place where the students spend most of their time when outside their hostels. The management has accused the ...

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