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  • IIT couple quit high-paying jobs in US to set up organic farm in India March 14, 2023 03:48 PM IST

    IIT couple quit high-paying jobs in US to set up organic farm in India

    Arpit Maheshwari, who graduated from IIT Delhi in 2010, said 'Our motive was to just explore and spend a lot of time in nature because we were longing for it. Then there was a deep desire to return to India and work with nature.'

  • Student death: IIT Bombay forms panel for 'parallel' investigation February 18, 2023 09:09 PM IST

    Student death: IIT Bombay forms panel for 'parallel' investigation

    The Powai police are investigating the matter and have also visited Solanki's home in Ahmedabad.

  • IIT B student death: Family says he faced caste discrimination; suspects 'murder' February 15, 2023 11:27 PM IST

    IIT B student death: Family says he faced caste discrimination; suspects 'murder'

    Darshan Solanki, a first-year student of BTech (chemical), died allegedly after jumping off the seventh floor of a hostel building on the Powai campus of the IIT on Sunday (Feb 12).

  • 'National-level conversations mask high degree of variation of growth and access at regional level' December 25, 2022 01:26 PM IST

    'National-level conversations mask high degree of variation of growth and access at regional level'

    Tata Trusts' Poornima Dore and IIT Bombay Economics Professor K. Narayanan on why businesses pick one region over another, and specialization vs diversification as growth strategy for a region.

  • India now has most comprehensive TB test; can check sensitivity to 18 antibiotics December 09, 2022 09:57 AM IST

    India now has most comprehensive TB test; can check sensitivity to 18 antibiotics

    The test is the first of its kind to check for drug resistance to 18 antibiotics as well as detect co-infections, including non-tuberculous mycobacteria and mixed infections

  • Maruti Suzuki joins hands with IIT Bombay November 17, 2022 11:39 AM IST

    Maruti Suzuki joins hands with IIT Bombay

    The auto major said it has inked a memorandum of understanding (MoU) with Society for Innovation & Entrepreneurship (SINE), IIT Bombay to expand the reach of its innovation programs for startups.

  • Moneycontrol Daily: Your Essential 7 September 25, 2022 07:28 AM IST

    Moneycontrol Daily: Your Essential 7

    A daily round-up of the most interesting articles to help jump-start the day.

  • JEE-Advanced toppers continue to head to IIT Bombay, Computer Science top choice September 24, 2022 01:24 PM IST

    JEE-Advanced toppers continue to head to IIT Bombay, Computer Science top choice

    According to statistics available with the Joint Seat Allocation Authority (JoSAA), 93 top candidates had chosen IIT Bombay as their first preference, and 69 of them made the cut in the first round of seat allocation for the IITs.

  • Ola founding partner Pranay Jivarajka’s venture wants to normalise conversations around sexual wellness  September 14, 2022 01:27 PM IST

    Ola founding partner Pranay Jivarajka’s venture wants to normalise conversations around sexual wellness 

    Allo Health is a digital health clinic seeking to normalise sexual wellness by breaking the taboo and shame attached to it through personalised and discreet healthcare. It claims to provide holistic, end-to-end, accessible solutions to everything under the sexual wellness spectrum

  • First indigenously developed CAR-T cell therapy could be the safest ever September 12, 2022 11:51 AM IST

    First indigenously developed CAR-T cell therapy could be the safest ever

    CAR T cell therapy, a type of immunotherapy, is only available as part of clinical trials at select hospitals in India presently but is likely to be launched commercially in about 18 months

  • Watch: Kumar Mangalam Birla reveals his favourite IIT Bombay joke August 23, 2022 09:28 AM IST

    Watch: Kumar Mangalam Birla reveals his favourite IIT Bombay joke

    Kumar Mangalam Birla, the chairman of Aditya Birla Group, revealed his favourite IIT Bombay joke

  • Trolled for photoshopping national flag in pic, IIT Bombay responds… August 16, 2022 02:51 PM IST

    Trolled for photoshopping national flag in pic, IIT Bombay responds…

    The prestigious Indian Institute of Technology (IIT) Bombay, trolled for photoshopping the national flag into a Facebook picture, has issued a clarification on the issue.

  • Edtech consortium's independent grievance body dismisses 'mis-selling' case against Byju's-owned Great Learning August 03, 2022 10:26 AM IST

    Edtech consortium's independent grievance body dismisses 'mis-selling' case against Byju's-owned Great Learning

    The IGRB's order comes as a relief to Great Learning and Byju's group companies, which were under fire for mis-selling and mis-representation.

  • Byju’s-owned Great Learning under fire for 'mis-selling' IIT-Bombay course July 14, 2022 01:13 PM IST

    Byju’s-owned Great Learning under fire for 'mis-selling' IIT-Bombay course

    A number of alumni of the Singapore-based edtech firm, acquired last year by Byju’s, allege that it mis-sold a course offered by IIT-Bombay as a postgraduate programme.

  • Interview | Doing everything in India means we can offer CAR-T cell therapy for cancer patients at an affordable rate: ImmunoACT founder and CEO June 13, 2022 01:38 PM IST

    Interview | Doing everything in India means we can offer CAR-T cell therapy for cancer patients at an affordable rate: ImmunoACT founder and CEO

    CAR-T cell therapy for patients of blood cancer and lymphoma has a cure rate of about 40-50 percent, studies have shown  

  • Ray of hope for blood cancer, lymphoma patients as CAR-T cell therapy to be available in India June 12, 2022 12:17 PM IST

    Ray of hope for blood cancer, lymphoma patients as CAR-T cell therapy to be available in India

    ImmunoACT, an Indian Institute of Technology- Bombay spin-off, says it is working to make the therapy available for specific types of cancer at a fraction of what it costs in countries like the US

  • QS World University Rankings 2023: IISc top research university in the world; 27 Indian varsities among top 1000 June 09, 2022 01:51 AM IST

    QS World University Rankings 2023: IISc top research university in the world; 27 Indian varsities among top 1000

    The Indian top universities are led by IISc, followed by IIT-Bombay and IIT-Delhi respectively.

  • 73 of India’s 100 unicorns have at least one founder from IIT May 13, 2022 01:37 PM IST

    73 of India’s 100 unicorns have at least one founder from IIT

    A majority of India’s 100 unicorns, most of which were crowned unicorns only over the last two years, have founders with an IIT background.

  • Rangan Banerjee appointed new director of IIT-D; V. Kamakoti is new director at IIT-M January 10, 2022 10:12 PM IST

    Rangan Banerjee appointed new director of IIT-D; V. Kamakoti is new director at IIT-M

    Banerjee is the Forbes Marshall Chair Professor in the Department of Energy Science and Engineering at IIT Bombay, a department that he helped start in 2007. Kamakoti is a professor of the Computer Science and Engineering at IIT-Madras.

  • Parag Agrawal was a typical topper-type student, recall IIT Bombay professors December 01, 2021 07:12 PM IST

    Parag Agrawal was a typical topper-type student, recall IIT Bombay professors

    "We get toppers from all over the country. But to top among them requires a special caliber," one of Parag Agrawal's former professors from IIT-Bombay said.

  • IIT Bombay's E-Cell hosts virtual stock market competition October 08, 2021 05:11 PM IST

    IIT Bombay's E-Cell hosts virtual stock market competition

    Sponsored by Upstox and Stocktwits, the aim of the competition was to help the youth learn trading in a virtual environment before beginning to invest in the real world.

  • SBI amasses Rs 300 crore from zero balance accounts in 5 years: IIT-Bombay study April 11, 2021 07:29 PM IST

    SBI amasses Rs 300 crore from zero balance accounts in 5 years: IIT-Bombay study

    The RBI's nonchalant attitude to supervise its own regulations encouraged other banks to become unreasonable towards charges beyond four debits a month, the study said.

  • IIT Bombay conducts Virtual Stock Market Competition January 25, 2021 01:36 PM IST

    IIT Bombay conducts Virtual Stock Market Competition

    The competition-cum-workshop will give participants a chance to win prizes worth Rs 1 lakh.

  • IIT Bombay Techfest's International Media Summit sees attendance from Pulitzer Prize-winning journalists January 12, 2021 06:26 PM IST

    IIT Bombay Techfest's International Media Summit sees attendance from Pulitzer Prize-winning journalists

    IIT TechFest has pan-India reach, across 2500+ colleges and over 3 million followers on its official Facebook page.

  • How this student with all-India JEE rank 270 lost a seat in IIT Bombay November 30, 2020 10:41 AM IST

    How this student with all-India JEE rank 270 lost a seat in IIT Bombay

    The 18-year-old student from Agra has said he clicked on the 'withdraw from seat allocation' link as it was his “bona fide” belief that he was not required in subsequent rounds as his seat was already confirmed.