Tuesday, February 20, 2018

Counting credits – NPTEL and MOOCs

A short background Higher education in engineering in India to this day sees a wide spectrum in terms of the available infrastructure, options and quality...

Technology and Innovation Club

The Institute has take a number of steps to inculcate innovation into the students. With the change in curriculum and the inclusion of design courses and credits, the administration has clearly expressed its desire for students taking up more innovative activities.

Foreign ExCHANGE?

Every year, foreign exchange remains one of the most hyped opportunities amongst sophomores providing them with a delightful opportunity to spend a semester in a new land. Amongst the many who apply for it (leaving out those whose grade sheets weigh too less in numbers to make them eligible for a semester abroad), only a few get through and the shattered dreams of the rest compel them to question the procedure and they do deserve an answer to “why not them”. 

Open Meeting with the Director – First and Second Year Students

One key thing that separates a prestigious academic institute from others is its willingness to discuss and address the problems faced by its student community. An epitome of this was the 'Open Meeting with Director' which was held on the 20th April,2014 at Dogra Hall for the first and second year students of IIT Delhi.

TnP Work Ethics

 "Students have an attitude problem"

“We don’t think we’ll come for placements this year”

QS Rankings

QS (Quacquarelli Symonds) Rankings known for its transparent and accurate method for giving ranks to universities worldwide, released its 2015 list recently in which MIT University has been ranked as no. 1 worldwide, followed by Harvard, institutes in India have finally made their first step forward towards global appreciation and recognition, being in top 200 for the first time in its history.

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...

Student Body Elections

General Secretary and Club Secretary Elections for all the Student boards, CAIC and BRCA clubs were held in SAC from the 2nd to the...

Waterworks

#1 There was a fire near block 6 (not sure) in the garbage heap...lack of water created a very awkward situation at the security area...apparently the extinguisher was faulty too and the poor guy ran from pillar to post to get sufficient water. At one point they contemplated on calling the fire truck for this puny thing!

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