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  Indian Institute of Technology, Madras - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
The city that IIT Madras is located in has since changed its name to Chennai; nonetheless, having been established by a charter of the Central Government of India, its official name remains the Indian Institute of Technology, Madras.
IIT Madras is located on Chennai's Sardar Patel Road and is flanked by Adyar, Taramani and Velachery.
IIT Madras is recognized as a separate postal zone (PIN 600036).
en.wikipedia.org /wiki/IIT_Madras   (802 words)

  
 About IIT Madras   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-05)
The Indian Institute of Technology, Madras, is among the foremost of institutes of national importance in higher technological education and in basic and applied research.
IIT Madras is located in the city of Chennai, previously known as Madras.
IIT Madras is located on Sardar Patel Road and is flanked by Adyar, and the Taramani and Velachery villages.
metallurgy.iitm.ac.in /isrs/venue.htm   (529 words)

  
 Chennai - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
The Madras High Court, whose jurisdiction extends across Tamil Nadu and Pondicherry, is the highest judicial authority in the state and is located in the city.
The prestigious Indian Institute of Technology (IIT), Madras (1959), is located in the south of the city and is internationally renowned for its engineering program.
Madras Veterinary College established in 1903 was the first institution of its kind in India.
en.wikipedia.org /wiki/Chennai   (4430 words)

  
 Indian Institute of Technology - Madras (IIT)   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-05)
Indian Institute of Technology - Madras (IIT) is among the foremost of institutes of national importance in higher technological education and in basic and applied research.
IIT Madras(Chennai) is located in a beautiful, wooded land of about 250 hectares in South Madras.
Prakriti, the Wildlife Club of IIT Madras, was founded in April 2002 by a group of wildlife enthusiasts comprising of students, faculty, staff, residents and alumni of IIT Madras.
iitchennai.batchmates.com   (225 words)

  
 Indian Institutes of Technology - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
The first IIT was established in May 1950 in Kharagpur, West Bengal at the site of Hijli Detention camp.
The IITs (along with IT-BHU Varanasi and ISM Dhanbad) use the Joint Entrance Examination (JEE) to select students for their undergraduate programmes.
In April 2005, the United States Congress passed a resolution praising the efforts of IIT alumni, as well as the rest of the Indian-American community, for their significant contribution to the American society.
en.wikipedia.org /wiki/Indian_Institutes_of_Technology   (707 words)

  
 [No title]   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-05)
IIT Madras is not legally bound to accept requests for enhancements, refinements to the applications though as an educational institution IIT Madras has a moral obligation to honour the same.
IIT Madras will in no way be legally responsible for any damage arising out of the use of the software either through hardware failures, system crashes or data loss.
IIT Madras makes no guarantees in respect of technical support or maintenance of the software, though every effort would be made to provide answers to queries and fix reported bugs.
people.musc.edu /~krishnan/text/copyright.html   (450 words)

  
 The IIT Story: Issues and Concerns
Moreover, the IIT course load is so large and extensive (amounting to some 180 credits at the end of four years) that it is often comparable to a Bachelors plus Masters degree in institutions of quality abroad.
The IITs currently have no reserved quotas except 15 per cent reservation of seats for S.C.s and 7.5 per cent reservation for S.T.s, who are admitted on the basis of "relaxed criteria,'' and a very small number of seats for physically handicapped persons and children of defence or paramilitary personnel killed or disabled in action.
An IIT degree is considered to be a sure ticket to the U.S. A popular joke of the 1980s suggested that IIT students had one foot in India and the other in Air India.
www.flonnet.com /fl2003/stories/20030214007506500.htm   (5673 words)

  
 Indiainfo.com - News - India - Teacher sues IIT Madras for caste-bias   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-05)
Chennai: A teacher in the Indian Institute of Technology (IIT), Madras, has accused IIT authorities of discrimination on caste grounds and taken the institution to court.
Moving the Madras High Court for direction to the IIT authorities to compensate her, Vasantha alleged that she was denied "legitimate promotion in 1995 and denied the post of associate professor" although she had been interviewed for the post.
She said that fearing termination, she had obtained a stay order from the Madras High Court, which was still in force, preventing the authorities from sacking her.
news.indiainfo.com /2000/07/29/iit.html   (331 words)

  
 Indian Institute of Technology, Madras
The IIT Madras software is built around a new concept of an Application Programming Interface to handle text strings in various languages, which permits a platform independent approach to developing Multilingual user interfaces.
IIT Madras would be interested to know if the Software will be of use in the applications you work with.
IIT Madras would be interested in working with groups in other academic institutions on joint projects relating to multilingual applications for educational purposes.
people.musc.edu /~krishnan   (658 words)

  
 Welcome to the Global IIT 2005 Conference Website - Beyond iiTechnology   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-05)
IIT 2005 Attracts Over 2000 Participants: The Conference was targeted towards developing sustainable initiatives benefiting the IITs and the Alum.
The award, instituted by IIT Kanpur in memory of its alumnus Satyendra K Dubey, is to be conferred every year along with the Distinguished Alumnus Award Ceremony.
The Global IIT Alumni Conference is a biennial conference that will feature participants from across North America, India and the other parts of the world.
www.iit2005.org   (188 words)

  
 Madras on Encyclopedia.com   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-05)
A cultural center, the city houses the Univ. of Madras (1857) and institutes of dance and music.
He is supposedly buried in Madras at the Cathedral of St. Thomé.
Madras hot as a pistol for Spring '90.
www.encyclopedia.com /html/M/Madras.asp   (512 words)

  
 PRAKRITI-HOMEPAGE   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-05)
IIT Madras, was founded in April 2002 by a group of wildlife enthusiasts comprising of students, faculty, staff, residents and alumni of IIT Madras.
The formation of the club was spurred by a growing recognition of the need to protect the unique biodiversity of the IIT Madras campus.
The IIT Madras campus was carved out of a natural forest that formed part of the Guindy National Park.The Guindy National Park and IIT Campus come under Tropical Dry Evergreen Forest type - the least common vegetation type seen in India.
hsb.iitm.ac.in /~prakriti   (279 words)

  
 IIT Madras, VIT sign MoU- The Times of India   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-05)
CHENNAI: IIT Madras and Tamil Nadu's Vellore Institute of Technology (VIT) a deemed university, have signed an MoU for establishing an academic link between the two institutions.
Under the MOU, IIT Madras will assist VIT in development of post graduate academic programmes, including Ph.D level courses and students' training, impart suitable specialised training to VIT faculty and staff, undertake joint research and exchange publications and teaching materials among other things.
Signed on June 4 by IIT Madras Director M S Ananth and VIT Chancellor G Viswanathan, the MoU will be effective for a period of three years, a VIT release said on Friday.
timesofindia.indiatimes.com /cms.dll/html/uncomp/articleshow?msid=9373   (121 words)

  
 IIT 2005 Conference Website - Beyond iiTechnology: News   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-05)
Dr M S Ananth, Director, IIT-Madras, was one of the invitees to the recently concluded Global IIT alumni conference in Washington, DC.
In an exclusive interview to Contributing Special Correspondent Shobha Warrier, he talks about how effective the conference was and what he expects from IIT alumni for their institutions and the country.
It was reported that a majority of the students who are passing out this year from the IITs, especially IIT-M, preferred to work in India rather than go to the US for higher studies as they were offered very good pay packets.
iit2005.org /news/14june2005_2.shtm   (1369 words)

  
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The IIT aspirants, many of whom had come with their parents, were all ears.
IITs, he said, were excellent springboards to take on new challenges abroad, opportunities that did not always exist within the country.
Nagarajan put it, "IIT is a tag saleable throughout the world at a premium." He had numbers to support his claim.
www.hinduonnet.com /thehindu/thscrip/print.pl?file=2005082115740300.htm&date=2005/08/21/&prd=th&   (495 words)

  
 Department of Chemical Engineering - IIT Madras   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-05)
There are direct buses to IIT, which start at the Central Station bus stop.
If you arrive at Egmore Station, you could take buses to IIT, Gandhi Mandapam or Adyar from where there are number of buses to the IIT.
From Airport: IIT is at a distance of about 15 kms from the airport.
www.che.iitm.ac.in /location.php   (570 words)

  
 Your daughter’s smart enough to join IIT
We know that our IIT education has had a great positive impact on our careers and lives, and we plan to approach schools and suggest to educators and parents that clearly a message is reaching young girls that society is more comfortable if they settle for less.
An IIT education gives you a great framework for analysing problems, and they do not necessarily have to be in the field of technology for them to be useful to society.
An IIT Madras graduate, she will be in New Delhi later this month to attend the Pan IIT (of which she is a member) conclave.
www.expressindia.com /fullstory.php?newsid=39867   (878 words)

  
 Indiatimes Learning..........Campus / IIT, Madras   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-05)
The various departments at IIT are often approached by the industry and commercial establishments to conduct specialised programmes for their employees to keep them abreast of the latest developments in the field.
IIT Madras has set a fine example of interaction with the industry in the country, through consultancy services offered by the faculty.
The student exchange programme permits students of IIT Madras to visit Institutions in Germany, Switzerland and a few other countries.
www.etinvest.com /learning/campus/pages/morecolleges/iitm_res1.htm   (519 words)

  
 IIT Madras Open Quiz Anshumani Ruddra   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-05)
The IIT Madras Open Quiz was held on 18 th April 2004 at the Students Activities Centre in IIT campus.
The quiz was conducted by four IIT Madras quizzers – Shamanth M, S Karthik (Wimpy), Siddhartha Banerjee (Bofi) and Anshumani Ruddra.
They were supported by a whole bunch of people who took care of the sponsorship, general arrangements and publicity.
www.che.iitm.ac.in /~anshu/openquiz   (135 words)

  
 Joint Management Entrance Test   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-05)
The IITs and IISc will use the results of JMET 2003 to short list candidates for the subsequent part of the selection process(es).
IIT Roorkee: Candidates with Bachelor’s degree in any discipline of Engineering / Technology or its equivalent or a Master’s degree in any discipline, from a recognised Institute/University with atleast 60% marks (55% marks for SC/ST) in aggregate or CGPA of 6.75/10 (6.25/10 for SC/ST) are eligible to apply.
All completed applications should reach The Chairman, GATE, IIT Madras, irrespective of the place where the candidate intends to register as per his/her choice of the Test Centre.
www.iitk.ac.in /gate/jmet/contents.htm   (1549 words)

  
 Review On IIT - Madras by bparijat -- MouthShut.com   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-05)
IIT Madras’ B tech programme is a highly recommended to any Indian.
Fro most of the students, IIT Madras hand holds from a dependent teenager to an adult fairly smoothly.
IIT Madras B Tech is probably the best thing that can happen to an Indian.
www.mouthshut.com /readreview/32199-1.html   (343 words)

  
 About Devdas Menon
In 1975, he shifted to Madras (now Chennai), where he studied civil engineering at the Indian Institute of Technology, graduating in 1980 with distinction.
Subsequently, he completed his doctorate in 1994 at his alma mater, IIT Madras, and later joined as a faculty member in 1998.
He is presently a Professor in the Department of Civil Engineering at IIT Madras, engaged in teaching, research and consultancy in structural engineering.
www.devdasmenon.com /about.html   (396 words)

  
 Indiatimes Learning..........Campus / IIT, Madras   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-05)
The Indian Institute of Technology, Madras, is among the foremost of institutes of national importance in higher technological education and applied research.
The Indian Institutes of Technology (IITs) are Institutions of national importance, established by an Act of Parliament.
These institutions, comparable to the best in the world, are known for providing quality education in science, engineering and technology and conducting research in frontier areas.
www.etinvest.com /learning/campus/pages/morecolleges/iitm_pro.htm   (250 words)

  
 Global IIT 2005 Conference Website - Beyond iiTechnology: About IIT   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-05)
IIT offers undergraduate, integrated postgraduate and postgraduate programs in various engineering, science, technology and management disciplines.
In 1946, a committee was setup to explore setting up technical institutes of higher education for post-war industrial development of India and based on recommendation of the Sarkar Committee, the first Indian Institute of Technology was born in May 1950 in Kharagpur, West Bengal at the site of Hijli Detention camp.
In 1995, a sixth campus at Guwahati was added and most recently in 2001, a seventh campus was established by recognizing Roorkee University, one of India's oldest engineering institutions, as IIT Roorkee in the IIT System.
www.iit2005.org /abt/abt.shtm   (303 words)

  
 IIT, Oops bring the world to village kids   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-05)
Belonging to Ulakapichanpatti - a small village in Tamil Nadu - and coming from low-income, uneducated families, the face on the monitor is their only saviour.
The idea to develop an audio video messenger that works on low bandwidth was born six years ago when Karthik Ayyar decided to return to India, giving up his lucrative career in the United States.
Devendra Jalihal, associate professor at the IIT Madras and an expert in audio compression, was in charge of the research.
www.rediff.com /money/2003/aug/01spec3.htm   (1191 words)

  
 iit.org/sfbay :: San Francisco Bay Chapter
The standard overall was much higher than last year and last years champion IIT Kanpur set the trend for this.
Most IITs put up skits and included lot of Bollywood style dances and music.
IIT Bombay / IIT Delhi / IIT Kanpur / IIT Kharagpur / IIT Madras / IIT Roorkee / Judges and Prizes / Audience and Dinner
www.iit.org /sfbay/default.htm   (144 words)

  
 Sridhar Lavu - About IIT-Madras
The first Indo-German agreement in Bonn,West Germany for the establishment of the Indian Institute of Technology at Madras was signed in 1959.
In 1961, the IITs were declared to be institutions of national importance.
Admission to the undergraduate programs in the IITs is through the Joint Entrance Exam (JEE) which is organized by the IITs.
www.dsp.ece.rice.edu /~lavu/iitm   (489 words)

  
 IIT Alumni Association Singapore   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-05)
The IIT Alumni Association, Singapore (representing the members from all the IITs) is pleased to invite you to our next event of the IITAAS Professional Talk Series.
The IIT Alumni Association, Singapore (representing the members from all the IITs) is pleased to invite you to participate in our next event of the IITAAS Professional Talk Series.
Sudipto graduated from IIT Kharagpur in 1986 and thereafter did his MBA from IIM Calcutta.
www.iit-alumni.org.sg   (632 words)

  
 Joint Management Entrance Test (JMET - 2004)   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-05)
IIT Delhi: 60% marks in aggregate of all the years/semesters (55% for SC/ST) or 6.75/10 CGPA (6.25 /10 for SC/ST) in Bachelor’s degree in Engineering/ Technology/ Architecture/ Pharmacy/ Agriculture Engg.
IIT Kharagpur:IIT Kharagpur: MBM- First Class Bachelor’s degree in any branch of Engineering/Technology or Master’s degree in Science (with Mathematics or Statistics at Bachelor’s level) or First Class in Master’s degree in Economics/Commerce (with Mathematics or Statistics at Bachelor’s level); PGDBM- B.Tech./B.E./M.Sc./MCA (3 years)/M.Com.
IIT Madras: B.E./B.Tech.with First Class or equivalent from a recognized Institution or University. A Master’s degree with First Class or equivalent in any discipline from a recognized Institution or University.
www.iitkgp.ernet.in /acadsnew/jmet   (749 words)

  
 Sridhar Lavu - About IIT-Madras
IITM is located on a 600 acre campus in Chennai (Madras), India with a student population of 4000 and a 360 faculty (year 2000).
The city was formerly known as Madras and was renamed Chennai, which evolved from old name, Chennapatnam.
Movies are screened on Saturday nights and it is the favorite destination for IIT students on Saturday nights.
www.dsp.rice.edu /~lavu/iitm   (489 words)

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