Archive News  


 
 
Independence Day Celebration 2015 - Programme Schedule  
 
Independence Day Celebration 2015 - Notification  
 
Honourable Prime Minister of India, Shri Narendra Modi launched the "National Centre for Flexible Electronics, IIT Kanpur" in New Delhi, in Digital India week.  
 
XLVIII Convocation 2015  
 

8th India-Singapore Symposium in Condensed Matter Physics - 25th Feb, 2015

 
 
XLVII Convocation 2015  
 
IIT Kanpur placed at No. 1 in the India Today-Nielsen College ranking survey - 2014 for engineering colleges  
 

Samsonov Momorial International Lecture Series on Inorganic Materials

 

MOOC on Strategy: An Introduction to Game Theory

 
Republic Day 2015 Programme
 

Institute Foundation Day - 2nd November 2014

 
 

Independence Day 2014 Programme

 
 
Call for Nominations for ‘INSTITUTE FELLOW’ Award for the year 2013  
 
Address by Hon'ble President of India on 5th Aug, 2014 through Video Conferencing  
 
Call for Nominations for Distinguished Teacher Award-2014  
 
XLVI Convocation - 2014  
 
IIT Kanpur announces a new Department of Earth Sciences to offer PhD and M.Tech. programs from July 2014.  
 
Call for Nomination for ‘INSTITUTE FELLOW’ Award for the year 2013  
 
IIT Kanpur mourns the sad demise of Professor Ashvini Kumar.  
  Samsonov Memorial Lecture on 11th February, 2014
 
IIT Kanpur mourns the sad demise of Professor Sanjeev Kumar Aggarwal.  
 
IIT Kanpur mourns the sad demise of Professor Dayal Saran.  
 
IIT Kanpur mourns the sad demise of Professor Narendra Lal Arora.  
 
Presentation of the Distinguished Alumnus Awards and the Satyendra K Dubey Memorial Award - November 8, 2013  
 
IIT Kanpur mourns the sad demise of Professor Man Mohan Choudhary.  
  Programme for Celebration of Independence Day, 2013
 
IIT Kanpur mourns the sad demise of Dr. Anupam Pal.  
 
XLV Convocation - 2013  
 
IIT Kanpur mourns the sad demise of Professor P. T. Narasimhan.  
  2nd Annual Samsonov Memorial Lecture scheduled on 1st March, 2013
  IIT Kanpur mourns the sad demise of Professor Manohar Prasad.
  IIT Kanpur mourns the sad demise of Professor Laxmipuram Srinivasachar Srinath.
  Vivekananda Youth Leadership Convention 2013
  Launch of Jugnu Nano Satellite
  IIT Kanpur has won the finals of Intel Embedded Challenge 2012
  IITK Alumnus Dr. Ashoke Sen among winners of the first Fundamental Physics Prize
  Yahoo Hack U! happening from Aug 23 - Aug 26 @ IITK
  Professor Dipak Mazumdar has been selected for the Ministry of Steel Chair
  Independence Day Programme, 2012
  New P K Kelkar Young Faculty Research Fellowship
  SIDBI Innovation and Incubation Centre (SIIC), Indian Institute of Technology, Kanpur has been selected for the National Award for Technology Business Incubators for the year 2011.
  IIT Kanpur mourns the sad demise of Dr. Nadikerianda Belliappa Meena.
  Convocation-2012
  IIT Kanpur mourns the sad demise of Shri Sanjeev S. Kashalkar.
  IIT BioPharm 2020 : Bio-Business Plan Competition
  IIT Kanpur mourns the sad demise of Professor Lalita Sarkar.
  IIT Kanpur mourns the sad demise of Dr. Arun Chandra Pandey.
  IIT Kanpur mourns the sad demise of Professor Satish Kumar Mullick.
  IIT Kanpur received India Today Award for the most innovative use of technology.
  New Chair Professors
  Vivekananda Youth Convention '12
  IIT Kanpur mourns the sad demise of Professor Rajat Kumar Ray.
  Celebration of Chemistry @ IITK
  Real Time Train Information System (RTIS) based on ‘SIMRAN’ becomes Functional from 19th October 2011
  IIT Kanpur mourns the sad demise of Professor A.S. Parasnis.
  Yahoo Hack U! happening from Aug 18 - Aug 21 @ IITK
  XLIII Convocation - 2011
  Remembering Prof. B. D. Gupta
  Award for Geokno - a company incubated by IIT Kanpur
  Convocation Address by the Honorable Prime Minister of India
  Convocation 2010
  Remembering Prof. Vishwas N Kulkarni
  Remembering Professor Satish Joglekar, 1949-2010
  HPC breaks into TOP 500 list
  President visited IIT Kanpur on 6th March 2010 (President visit)
     
    2009
  IIT Kanpur mourns the sad demise of Prof. R. Balasubramaniam
  Professor Manindra Aggarwal, Department of Computer Science and Engineering, has been awarded 19th G D Birla Award for Scientific Research for the year 2009
  Dr. Kantesh Balani, Department of Materials and Metallurgical Engineering, has been selected for the Young Scientists Award
  Dr. Sudeep Bhattacharjee, Department of Physics, has been selected to receive a 2010 Endeavour Research Award
  Celebration of 50 years of Foundation
  Pandit Hari Prasad Chaurasia Musical Concert
  New Chair Professors and Research Fellowships announced at IIT Kanpur
  Launch of UK-India Science Bridge Biopharm 2020
  A Perspective of International Collaboration for IIT Kanpur
  Remembering Rajeev Motwani, 1962-2009
  Workshop on "The futuristic vision development for the IIT system on the advent of new generation IITs" under the aegis of Ministry of HRD was held on July 1, 2009 at IIT Delhi
  Mr. Pramod Kumar Mishra (Physical Education Section) won 3 Gold medals in 21st UP Master's Athletic Championship-2008. Mr. Shiv Shankar Tiwari (DRPG Office) also won 1 Gold, 1 Silver and 1 Bronze in the same. Both are selected for 30th All India Master's Athletic Championship, Hisar from 19-22 March 2009
  New Chair Professors at IIT Kanpur
  Call for Nominations for Endowed Faculty Chairs/ Research Fellowship for Outstanding Young Faculty at IITK
  35th Year Reunion Class-of-74, 3-5th January 2009
     
    2008
  Professor J. K. Bera, Department of Chemistry, has been selected as a Swarnajayanti Fellow by the Department of Science and Technology
  Dr. Tarun Gupta, Department of Civil Engineering, has been selected for the "IEI Young Engineers Award" in Environmental Engineering discipline by the Institution of Engineers (India), Kolkata
  Prof. Vinod Singh, Department of Chemistry, has been awarded the prestigious J. C. Bose fellowship of the Department of Science and Technology
 

Dr S. Ganesh, Biological Sciences and Bio-engineering, has been selected for the "Scopus Young Scientist Award" in Biological Sciences (2008)

  Professor Ashutosh Sharma, Department of Chemical Engineering, has received the TWAS (The Academy of Sciences for the Developing World) Prize in Engineering Sciences for 2008
  Dr. Ashu Jain, Department of Civil Engineering, has been selected to receive the 2009 Endeavour Executive Award
  Professor M. Anandakrishnan conferred with honoris cause degree of 'Doctor of Science'
  Silver Jubilee Reunion of Class-of-84, 26-28th December 2009
  Intel-DST Award Ceremony
  FICCI Design Conclave 2008 awards M.Des Students
  Dr. Krishanu Biswas, Department of Materials and Metallurgical Engineering, has been awarded Young Metallurgist of the Year, 2008 (Indian Institute of Metals) by Ministry of Steel and Mines
  Dr. Yogesh M. Joshi, Department of Chemical Engineering, has been selected for the INAE Young Engineer Award 2008 and the NASI Young Scientist Platinum Jubilee Award in Physical Sciences for 2008
  Prof. J. N. Moorthy, Department of Chemistry, has been chosen for this year's Shanti Swarup Bhatnagar Prize in chemical sciences for his contributions in the area of Physical Organic Chemistry towards understanding photoreactivity and organization of organic molecules
  Prof. Manindra Agrawal, Department of Computer Science and Engineering, is the first-ever winner of the Infosys Mathematics Prize For details
  Simmortel Voice "Cover Story"
  First Indo-US Research Academy for Undergraduates, Pune
  Seventh Indo-German Winter Academy
  Brain Storming Session & Workshop on IITK Archives, 22-24 September 2008
  Independence Day
  Avant Garde - MBA e-Newsletter April's Edition
  Course ware on YouTube
  A special issue on REACH Symposium-2007
  Reach Symposium
  Goldman Sachs Global Leaders Award
  Ramachandra Rao Dasari Distinguished Lecture
  Professor KR Sarma Distinguished Lecture Series in Electrical Engineering
  Alumni Association - Annual General Meeting
  Republic Day
  Sri N R Narayana Murthy, Chief Mentor, Infosys Technologies, delivered a talk on January 8, 2008
  Reunion of 1982 Batch, January 12-13, 2008
  Avant Garde - MBA e-Newsletter December Edition
     
    2007
  SIIC proposals get awards from Boston Pledge:
Vibha Tripathi with the entry titled "Saurya" gets the prize "Platinum: Boston Pledge Fellow"
Arvind Kumar Dadarwal with the entry titled "Arvind Energy Company" was awarded the "TBP Special Badge of Honor".
  Pradip Paik have been selected for the Young Scientist Award in Materials Science for the Year of 2007-2008
  Soumik Chakraborty has been awarded the IIChE Awards for the Year 2007 namely Ambuja's Young Researcher's Awards
  SIIC organizes workshop on innovative machines for Leather industry
  New Chair Professors announced at IIT Kanpur
  Avant Garde - MBA e-Newsletter October Edition
  Post Retirement Medical Scheme for Superannuated Employees
  "Autodesk Inc - IIT Kanpur Digital Innovation Lab" was inaugurated by Shri Shriprakash Jaiswal
  IIT Kanpur E-class room at FGIET, Raebareli was inaugurated by Mrs. Sonia Gandhi Hon’ble President, AICC & Chairperson, UPA
  Children's Science Training Programme
  Seminar of EPFL, Switzerland team
  Atul Srivastava, ME, has been given the best PhD thesis award of INAE. Advisors are Prof. K. Muralidhar and Prof. P. Km Panigrahi
  PhD Thesis by A. M. Pradeep, AE, has been adjudged as the second best PhD thesis amongst Aerospace Ph.D. theses from India in the period 2001-2006. Thesis Supervisor is Prof. R. K. Sullerey
  Reflections 2007
  Post Retirement Medical Scheme for Superannuated Employees
  Anti-Ragging Initiatives
  Faculty and Academic Appointment
  Call for Nominations for Endowed Faculty Chairs
  Railway Technology Mission
 

Professor T K Chandrashekhar (CHM) has been chosen for the award of the CRSI Silver Medal and Professor Avinash Kumar Agarwal (ME) awarded the 'Alkyl Amines - UICT Foundation Day Young Scientist Award-2007'

  First Prize - National Level Design Contest for IITK Students
  IIT Kanpur Director Sanjay Govind Dhande has been given additional charge of Indian Institute of Information Technology, Gwalior
  SIIC Company gets Lockheed Martin award
  Professor Kripa Shanker (IME) has been elected as a country member on the Board of the Asia Pacific Industrial Engineering and Management Systems (APIEMS) Society for the year 2007 - 08
 

Professor F A Khan (CHM) has been selected for the award of CRSI Bronze Medal
Professor Phalguni Gupta (CSE) has been chosen for the 2007 IBM Faculty Award

  Independence Day Programme
  Distinguished Alumnus Awards Ceremony at Indian Consulate, New York (Slide show)
  Call for Nominations for Distinguished Teacher Award-2007
  PGPEX-VLM: Admission Results
 

Professors S. A. Ramakrishna (PHY) & Avinash Agrawal (ME) awarded 2007 INSA Young Scientist Medal
Professors V. K. Yadav & J K Bera (CHM) awarded DST's prestigious Ramanna Fellowship

  Three New Chairs
  IITK-NTUS Symposium
  US-India Strategic Partnership: Path Forward
  IIT 2007 Global Conference
  "Gopal Das Bhandari Memorial Distinguished Teacher Award" awarded to Professor Pinaki Gupta Bhaya, Department of Chemistry
  Professor Ashutosh Sharma, Department of Chemical Engineering, invited to join the Editorial Board of the Elsevier journal 'Chemical Engineering Science'
 
Professor Sudhir K. Jain, Department of Civil Engineering, invited to join the Editorial Board of  the 'Earthquake Engineering and Engineering Vibration', a journal of the Institute of Engineering Mechanics, China Seismological Bureau
 
Professor Rajiv Sinha, Department of Civil Engineering, invited to be a member of the Editorial Board of  'The Journal of the International Union for Quaternary Research', a journal published by the Elsevier
  Avantgarde - MBA e-Newsletter May Edition
  XXXIX Convocation-2007
  A Copy of Reflections presented to President of India
  NCVEJV'07 : Inauguration by the President on May 22, 2007
 

Dr. Sameer Khandekar, Department of Mechanical Engineering, has been awarded the George Grover Gold Medal

  Shri Giriraj Kishore awarded Padma Shree Award-2007
  Prof. Satyendra Kumar, Head of Samtel Centre, has been awarded SID Presidential Citation
  Prof. E C Subbarao Lecture
  The National Workshop on Intellectual Property Rights completes successfully!!
  Honorary Fellow to Prof. K. R. Sarma
  Goldman Sachs Global Leader Award
  2007 REACH Symposium of IIT Kanpur picks up momentum
  Prof. Jagadishwar Mahanty Distinguished Lecture Series in Physics
  The 24th Kelkar Alumni Lecture by Mr Gurcharan Das, Author, Columnist and Intellectual, on "India's Future" 
  Workshop on Laser Related Research: Past & Present
  Professor V Chandrasekhar, Department of Chemistry, has been awarded the prestigious J.C.Bose Fellowship of the DST
  Dr. Mahendra K Verma, Department of Physics, has been awarded the prestigeous Swarnjayanti Fellowship
  Professor Ashok K Mittal, Department of Industrial and Management Engineering,
has been elected the President of the Operations Research Society of India and the Vice President and Director of the Quality Circle Forum of India.
     
    2006
  Silver Jubilee Reunion of Class-of-82, December 30-31, 2006
 

PAN-IIT Alumni, 2006 Golobal Conference, December 23-25, 2006, Mumbai

  30th Year Reunion of Class-of-77, December 24-25, 2006
  Inauguration of the Alumni and Student Placement Centre, December 26, 2006
  35th Year Reunion of Class-of-72, December 27-28, 2006
  Nominations invited for Satyendra K Dubey Memorial Award
  Samvad: Harnessing Synergy for Excellence
Inaugural IITK Alumni - Faculty Summit, 26th December 2006
  Professor Sanjay G Dhande, Director, IIT Kanpur has been re-appointed as the Director of IIT Kanpur with effect from 16th October, 2006 for a second consecutive term
  Dr. Animesh Das (CE) selected, by the Indian Roads Congress for the 'IRC-Pt. Jawaharlal Nehru Birth Centenary Award' for the year 2005
  Professor Rajendra Prasad (Phy) elected a Fellow of The National Academy of Sciences, India
  Professor Manindra Agrawal (CSE) awarded DST's prestigious JC Bose Fellowship
  Professor Bishakh Bhattacharya (ME) wins 2006 Young Scientists' award of Systems Society of India 
  Professor Rajiv Sinha (CE) chosen for 2006 S. S. Merh Award of the Geological Society of India
  Two new Faculty Chairs at IIT Kanpur
   

- Dr. Gurmukh D. and Veena M. Mehta Chair

    - Umang Gupta Chair  
  Aditya Birla Scholarship for  Mr. Nirmesh Malviya (B.Tech. CSE Student)
  2006 INAE Young Engineer Award to Professors A Ghatak (ChE), V Shankar (ChE)
  2007 INAE  Fellow to Professors K Muralidhar (ME), CVR Murty (CE) & Kripa Shanker (IME)
  ASME International Fellow to Professor Gautam Biswas (ME)
  Pandit Ramchandra Dwivedi Chair Professorship
  New Chair Professors announced at IIT Kanpur:
Professor A.K. Mallik (ME) for the Professor S Sampath Chair
Professor V. Chandrasekhar (Chem) for the Lalit Kapoor Chair, and
Professor Y.N. Mohapatra (Phys) for the Pradeep Sindhu Chair
  Prof. M A Pai Distinguished Lecture Series