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  • “My encounters with Sexuality” : Ayan Roychowdhury
    Ayan Roychowdhury joined as a masters student at IIT Kanpur and pursued his Ph.D. here itself, his stay spanning eight years. He completed his schooling from a government public school in his hometown Barasat and did his bachelors in Mechanical Engineering from
  • It’s Hiring Season!: Placements 2018-19
    IIT Kanpur started off the 2018-19 Recruitment season on December 1. The successful completion of first two days for the placements with the recruitment of around 370 students (in comparison to 329 last year) stands testament to the quality of students and the robust
  • In Conversation with Captain Joseph
    IIT Kanpur hosted a cohort of international students from various countries as part of the Indian Technical and Economic Cooperation (ITEC) civilian training programme. The programme is a bilateral effort whereby the Indian Government aims to assist international
  • Mental Health at IITK : A Study
    “I wish I become that kid again, who had a passion for everything in life, who could study hours a day and enjoy every bit of it. Now here, I spend 50% of the day lying on my bed, only dreaming of a better tomorrow. Sleep is my drug. I have got a strong urge to fly,
  • In Conversation with the Director – Part 2
    Prof. Abhay Karandikar was appointed six months ago to serve as the Director of the institute. Joining at a very crucial juncture, it has been a challenging and exciting tenure so far for him. Vox Populi got the chance to have a conversation with Prof. Karandikar to
  • In Conversation with the Director – Part 1
    Prof. Abhay Karandikar was appointed six months ago to serve as the Director of the institute. Joining at a very crucial juncture, it has been a challenging and exciting tenure so far for him. Vox Populi got the chance to have a conversation with Prof. Karandikar to
  • The Curious Case Of Spurious Branch Change
    The past few weeks have been very busy for the Senate Undergraduate Committee (SUGC) Convenor, all because of a serious error in the campus automation platform, Pingala, which allowed four Y17 students, despite having one fail backlog (E/F or X) in some of the IC
  • Preparatory Schools : A Brief Insight
    During the mid-90s the need for a targeted programme for students falling under the reserved category was felt by the IITs. The huge number of reserved seats going vacant was quoted as the primary reason. The IIT council then wrote to the government for permission to
  • IITK – KGMU Summer Biodesign Immersion Programme: Bridging gaps between engineering and health…
    “I found it to be enjoyable, both as an exercise in thinking about how to design medical equipment and actually observing what goes on inside the human body. It was fun to travel with friends, have a good time along the way and meet new people”, says Sambhav Mattoo,
  • De-Addiction Clinic
    We don’t even realize when that one puff, turns into an insatiable craving for more. Addiction can be of anything from gaming, pornography to smoking, drinking or doing drugs. Simply put, addiction is the inability of an individual to stop doing or using something,
  • My Internship Experience: Bajaj Auto
    “Hi! I am Pulkit Gupta, a senior Undergraduate student in the Mechanical engineering department. My primary motive during the internship season was to aim for a core intern to get an insight into the practical aspect and corporate work culture among the
  • My Internship Experience – Samsung R&D, Bangalore
    Hi! I am Sai Teja Gorantla, an Electrical Engineering graduate from IIT Kanpur. I interned at Samsung Semiconductor R&D Center, Bangalore (Hardware Profile) in 2017. As we began the semester with new thoughts and positive energy, came the internship season.
  • My Internship Experience: Adobe
    Hi, I am Aarsh, a fourth-year undergraduate in Electrical Engineering. I got interested in pursuing research from second year onwards. I really liked the introductory course on Machine Learning and wanted to pursue this field. I had already done an academic intern
  • My Internship Experience: General Electric
    Hello to all those curious and nervous folks out there!! I am Tarundeep Singh Gill, pursuing a BTech in the department of Aerospace Engineering and would like to take you through my internship preparation, selection procedure and an absolutely exhilarating experience
  • My Internship Experience: Nomura
    Hi IITK Junta! I am Sujay Vishwakarma, a Dual-Degree Undergraduate student in Mathematics and Scientific Computing. I interned at the Global Markets – Algo & Quant Division at Nomura Structured Products Pvt Ltd at Powai Office.   Nomura is an

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