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  • IIT Madras becomes first Indian institution to join IBM Quantum Network Sep 12, 2022 05:05 PM IST

    IIT Madras becomes first Indian institution to join IBM Quantum Network

    IIT-Madras will join a network of 180 global members including a community of Fortune 500 companies, start-ups, academic institutions, and research labs

  • IIT Madras records most number of campus placements in an academic year Aug 08, 2022 03:42 PM IST

    IIT Madras records most number of campus placements in an academic year

    The average salary offered to students during placements was Rs 21.48 lakh per annum, and the highest salary offered was $250,000 or Rs 1.9 crore.

  • IIT Madras launches ‘Nilekani Centre at AI4Bharat’ to advance Indian language technology Jul 28, 2022 05:29 PM IST

    IIT Madras launches ‘Nilekani Centre at AI4Bharat’ to advance Indian language technology

    IIT Madras said AI4Bharat is its initiative to build open-source language (Artificial Intelligence) AI for Indian languages. The institute also said the centre has made several cutting-edge resources open-source for mass public use and can be downloaded from their webpage.

  • NIRF ranking: IIT Madras best institution fourth year in row; IISc Bengaluru best university Jul 15, 2022 12:04 PM IST

    NIRF ranking: IIT Madras best institution fourth year in row; IISc Bengaluru best university

    The seventh edition of NIRF rankings was announced on Friday by Union Education Minister Dharmendra Pradhan. Seven Indian Institutes of Technology (IITs) -- IIT Madras, IIT Bombay, IIT Delhi, IIT Kanpur, IIT Kharagpur, IIT Roorkee and IIT Guwahati-- figured in the top 10 in the overall rankings.

  • IIT-Madras-incubated startup GalaxyEye Space seeks to scale their one-stop solution for satellite imagery Jul 12, 2022 06:25 PM IST

    IIT-Madras-incubated startup GalaxyEye Space seeks to scale their one-stop solution for satellite imagery

    Co-founder and CEO Suyash Singh concedes that it will take another couple of years for the space tech industry to reach the level the drone industry is at today

  • PIVOT: The AI-based tool that can predict cancer-causing genes Jul 11, 2022 02:40 PM IST

    PIVOT: The AI-based tool that can predict cancer-causing genes

    Researchers at the Indian Institute of Technology (IIT), Madras, who developed the tool, says the prediction is based on a model that utilises information about mutations and expression of genes. 

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

  • IIT Madras raises Rs 131 crore from alumni and corporates in FY22, up 30% YoY May 16, 2022 03:20 PM IST

    IIT Madras raises Rs 131 crore from alumni and corporates in FY22, up 30% YoY

    Some of the older IITs including IIT-Madras are increasingly tapping alumni and corporates to contribute so that they can accelerate their growth, fulfil their desire to expand, pursue R&D activities, and rely less on annual government budegeratry grants.

  • 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.

  • Pfizer opens $20-million global drug development centre at IIT-Madras May 04, 2022 06:51 PM IST

    Pfizer opens $20-million global drug development centre at IIT-Madras

    The centre, the first in Asia, will be a part of a network of 12 such facilities to be set up worldwide

  • COVID-19 tally at IIT-M rises to 60; CM to hold meeting with Collectors Apr 24, 2022 05:50 PM IST

    COVID-19 tally at IIT-M rises to 60; CM to hold meeting with Collectors

    New coronavirus infections at IIT-Madras have gone up to 60 till date. As many as 2,015 people were tested of the total 7,300 at the institution.

  • IIT-Madras sets up centre to map human brain at cellular level Mar 21, 2022 07:05 PM IST

    IIT-Madras sets up centre to map human brain at cellular level

    In the Sudha Gopalakrishnan Brain Centre, IIT Madras plans to train hundreds of undergraduate and postgraduate students in neuroscience and computing, machine learning techniques on brain data

  • Moneycontrol Daily: Your Essential 7 Mar 14, 2022 06:20 AM IST

    Moneycontrol Daily: Your Essential 7

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

  • Over 60 innovative tech projects featured at IIT Madras CFI open house Mar 13, 2022 09:57 PM IST

    Over 60 innovative tech projects featured at IIT Madras CFI open house

    Numerous projects such as CFI Team Abhiyaan's autonomous vehicle called the Bolt,' Team Abhyuday's rocket, Team Avishkar's Hyperloop, a Sports Science and Analytics' Projects done in collaboration with Sports Science Centre of Excellence, IIT Madras, a Bird Diverter project undertaken in partnership with Wildlife Institute Of India, and projects on Blockchain Technology were hosted.

  • LTI, IIT Madras collaborate to innovate in 5G space Jan 27, 2022 01:00 PM IST

    LTI, IIT Madras collaborate to innovate in 5G space

    New Delhi, Jan 27 Larsen and Toubro Infotech (LTI) on Thursday said it has partnered with IIT Madras for collaborative research in the field of 5G. ..

  • IIT Madras offers course on Next Generation Mobile Wireless Networks Jan 20, 2022 02:59 PM IST

    IIT Madras offers course on Next Generation Mobile Wireless Networks

    The six months’ alternative weekend certification course commences on February 12, 2022 and is open to professionals, researchers, industry, start-ups and engineering students.

  • IIT Madras to focus more on R&D and internationalisation, says new director Kamakoti Jan 17, 2022 04:57 PM IST

    IIT Madras to focus more on R&D and internationalisation, says new director Kamakoti

    The new director says IIT-M will do translational research with emphasis on areas like regenerative agriculture, Industry 4.0, medical technology and smart civil construction technology.

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

  • Flying taxi startup The ePlane Company raises $5 million from Naval Ravikant, Speciale Invest, others Jan 10, 2022 05:40 PM IST

    Flying taxi startup The ePlane Company raises $5 million from Naval Ravikant, Speciale Invest, others

    The e-plane start-up, which was co-founded by Aerospace Engineering professor Satya Chakravarthy and his student, IIT Madras graduate Pranjal Mehta, in 2017, had raised $1 million in March last year.

  • India's R-naught value recorded at 4, COVID-19 peak expected between Feb 1-15: IIT Madras analysis Jan 08, 2022 01:49 PM IST

    India's R-naught value recorded at 4, COVID-19 peak expected between Feb 1-15: IIT Madras analysis

    Explaining further, Dr Jayant Jha, Assistant Professor, Department of Mathematics, IIT Madras, said R0 depends on three things -- transmissibility probability, contact rate and the expected time interval in which infection can happen.

  • IIT Madras plugs into EV revolution, rolls out Master’s Program on Electric Vehicles Jan 03, 2022 04:56 PM IST

    IIT Madras plugs into EV revolution, rolls out Master’s Program on Electric Vehicles

    Eight departments at the IIT will collaborate on the interdisciplinary dual degree course aimed at students graduating from the college’s BTech and dual degree programmes.

  • Tata Power, IIT Madras ink MoU to collaborate on R&D, training, tech solutions Dec 06, 2021 02:31 PM IST

    Tata Power, IIT Madras ink MoU to collaborate on R&D, training, tech solutions

    According to a statement, the two organisations have signed a memorandum of understanding (MoU) to facilitate this collaboration.

  • IIT-Madras faculty founded 94 startups valued at Rs 1400 Crore Dec 05, 2021 06:50 PM IST

    IIT-Madras faculty founded 94 startups valued at Rs 1400 Crore

    The IIT faculty members have founded, mentored or advised over 240 startups in the past decade which today have a combined valuation of Rs 11,500 crore.

  • IIT Madras students receive highest-ever 176 offers during first session of campus recruitment Dec 01, 2021 09:27 PM IST

    IIT Madras students receive highest-ever 176 offers during first session of campus recruitment

    The main recruiters of this year’s first session include Microsoft, Texas Instruments, Bajaj Auto, Bain and Company, Goldman Sachs, Qualcomm, Boston Consulting Group, JP Morgan Chase & Co, and McKinsey.

  • IIT-Madras researchers develop new approach for 'accurate detection' of earthquakes Nov 14, 2021 12:40 PM IST

    IIT-Madras researchers develop new approach for 'accurate detection' of earthquakes

    The proposed solution results in accurate detection and picking of the first waves in earthquake signals, which provide a small time window for charting measures to save lives, say researchers

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