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Teachers’ Day felicitation : A humble thanks to our shepherds

Teachers’ Day felicitation : A humble thanks to our shepherds

It is only befitting that the most loved teachers of the institute be thanked for their service to education on the birth anniversary of the most distinguished teacher in the […]

by · September 4, 2016 · 0 comments ·
The curious case of “incorrect” branch changes

The curious case of “incorrect” branch changes

Anything that can go wrong, will go wrong. – Murphy’s Law  One of the most important and potentially life-changing decisions that can be taken by a student here at IIT […]

by · July 29, 2016 · 0 comments ·
Difficult Times Ahead For The BS Programs ?

Difficult Times Ahead For The BS Programs ?

The following is an opinion piece by Bhawesh Kumar, a Y14 undergraduate student from the Department of Physics . The author shares his concerns about the future of BS programs […]

by · June 9, 2016 · 0 comments ·
Mid Semester answer scripts on time from now

Mid Semester answer scripts on time from now

The Academic Senate recently decided that all instructors will be required to show the answer scripts of the Mid Semester examinations within 14 days of the end of the exams. […]

by · April 29, 2016 · 0 comments ·
Report : CC password change request

Report : CC password change request

Recently, a mail was circulated among all the residents requesting them to change their CC passwords urgently. When contacted, Prof. Y N Singh, Head, CC, asked us to get in […]

by · April 28, 2016 · 0 comments ·
The Waiver Clause of the UG Manual

The Waiver Clause of the UG Manual

Are you an undergraduate student at IIT Kanpur? Have you had bad experiences with the UG section of the Academic Affairs Office? Have you ever been told by your batch’s […]

by · March 11, 2016 · 0 comments ·
MOOC 101: What the MOOC!

MOOC 101: What the MOOC!

Ever wondered on how you could improve your skill sets? Or what you could do in order to get an edge in the competition that we call life? Be it […]

by · October 6, 2015 · 0 comments ·
Things we learn from course registration data of IITK

Things we learn from course registration data of IITK

Every semester, the office of Dean of Academic Affairs(DOAA) releases statistical reports on course registration data. Here is what Vox Populi found after exploring this data. Total number of courses(excluding […]

by · August 1, 2015 · 0 comments ·
Student Initiatives in IIT Kanpur

Student Initiatives in IIT Kanpur

Every institution is prone to problems. IIT Kanpur is no different – with such a large student population, maintaining an updatable database of almost any information is a tough task. […]

by · January 2, 2015 · 1 comment ·
Opportunities and Challenges of Building a World Class IIT from the Ground Up: The IIT Gandhinagar Story

Opportunities and Challenges of Building a World Class IIT from the Ground Up: The IIT Gandhinagar Story

Dr. Sudhir Jain was the first speaker in the latest lecture series initiated by IIT Kanpur, Making of a University, in which distinguished academicians are invited to share their vision […]

by · December 7, 2014 · 0 comments ·