Wednesday, December 19, 2018

22 Credits – How? When? Why?

22 Credits - How? When? Why? - Shankhabrata Nag, Sumakesh Mishra, Dhananjay Gupta “This sucks!” “This is a huge issue for those students who are...

Room for More: A Story of Space

“Now, here, you see, it takes all the running you can do, to keep in the same place.” This description of the Red Queen’s...

Depression : The biggest elephant in the room

By - Aditi Mahajan, Varun Kishore Kumar, Yash Sheth, Namya Agarwal, Ishan Tyagi, Apoorva Pradhan, Saksham Gupta Coaching institutes should be shut down by the...

Of Dirty Clothes and Lost Incomes

Last year, the Board for Student Publications had launched a series titled Humans of IITD, wherein we talked to people whose work on campus...

The NEN Dubiety

There is an increasing consensus worldwide that engineering ethics need to be incorporated into the engineering curriculum to provide students exposure to the kind of professional ethical dilemmas they might face on an individual basis as well as the larger ethical aspects of technology development.

New Lecture Theatre Complex

With a total area of 47474m2 (about 9 football fields) and at an estimated cost of 162.9 crores the much awaited LHC came to life at the beginning of this semester. 

The Cycle Revolution

   In the heart of Hauz Khas, spread across 320 acres lies the Indian Institute of Technology, Delhi. Every year a lot of students move in...

Health, Hygiene and the Hospital

Come August each year, coinciding with the entry of a new set of 800 odd freshmen, comes the spectre of Dengue. This is accompanied...

Finding Faculty: More than just a question of numbers

The Indian Institutes of Technology are synonymous with excellence and the national academic frontier. But, the IITs’ ability to live up to these expectations...

The Placement Saga

Another Placement season. Another season of lucrative offers for some and heartbreak for others. Only this time around, there were a little too many heartbreaks. Far more than one associates with an institution like IIT Delhi . Despite 270 organisations offering nearly 400 job roles and 20 lavish international offers being tabled, the general feeling among the students, both the seniors and the juniors, is that of disappointment.

There was definitely a huge pressure on the placement season this year, considering heavy participation from 5th year dual and M.Tech students.

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