From the Director's Desk

Prof. Partha Pratim Chakraborty
Director, Indian Institute of Technology Kharagpur

Indian Institute of Technology Kharagpur, the pioneer of technical education in India is the largest and most diversified of the IITs established post independence. The Institute consistently attracts the finest faculty and students for its undergraduate, postgraduate as well as doctoral programs in engineering, scientific research, management, architecture, humanities and social sciences. Recent additions to this list are programs in Medical Science & Technology, Infrastructure Design and Intellectual Property Law including Corporate Law.

IIT Kharagpur has an affluent tradition of pursuing excellence and has continually reinvented itself in terms of academic programmes and research infrastructure to keep pace with the developments in the global scenario. Keeping pace with growing and sustainable technology of the day, IIT Kharagpur has recently established school of Energy Sciences and Engineering, School of Environmental Science and Engineering, School of Nano Science and Technology and School of Bioscience. Outlook, India Today and Data Quest surveys among others have ranked IIT Kharagpur as the No.1 educational institute in the country. It is also one of the two institutions from India that

Since its inception, IIT Kharagpur has produced many illustrious alumni who bear testimony to the quality of the graduates that we have produced in this Institute with multitudes of them making significant contributions to the cause of science, technology and management. I invite the recruiting organizations to the Institute for the forthcoming placement season and hope you are able to and the best match among the graduating students for your requirements.