• The Sparkling iGEM

    A team of 4 is going to MIT to attend one of the most prestigious competitions in the field of Bio-Technology. Read on to learn more.

    The iGEM team
  • The Russian Calling for TeamKART

    We had a talk with the heads of TeamKART, who are all set to participate in a students automobile competition which will be held in Russia this year. They talked about their journey and the making of the car. Read on to find more.

    The team with their masterpiece.
  • The Research Diaries – Part 2 – A Talk with Prof. Suman Chakraborthy

    A talk with Professor Suman Chakraborthy, who was a part of the team that figured out an ingenious way to make fluid flow in the body pump-less. He also advises students interested in research on how to proceed further.

    Prof. Suman Chakraborthy
  • The Research Diaries – Part 1

    The Research Diaries – Part 1 – The research field is often explored by people who have that urge to transcend all of humanity to new dimensions. We present to you some of the glimpses of our very own KGPian’s excelling in this field.

    Nandini being presented the award.
  • Candidate Proposal Reviews – Kartik Gupta II Vice President

      You can find his proposals here. *All proposal reviews are based on TSA’s assessment of the proposal document provided by the candidate. We crosscheck all facts mentioned in the proposal and give feedback around three parameters :  Need & Impact of the proposals; we attempt to assess the value of the proposal for the students. Feasibility; whether the proposal […]

    Candidate Proposal Reviews – Kartik Gupta II Vice President

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Aerial Robotics, Kharagpur at IARC – 2016

October 3, 2016 at 12:41 am

There are various instances when the students of KGP showcase their dexterity at an international level and they deserve heartfelt applause for their hard work. One recent...

  • A State of Affairs: KGP
    A State of Affairs: KGP

    It’s 7:55 when you hurry out of your hall for the class you just can’t afford to miss. It’s a...

    April 3, 2016 at 7:37 pm
  • Gaming ka Tempo high hai
    Gaming ka Tempo high hai

    With Diwali just in the past, and the inconvenient prospect of the end semester examinations sending...

    November 15, 2015 at 5:51 am
  • Inter Hall Debate Critique
    Inter Hall Debate Critique

    Check out our live coverage of the event here.   The inter-hall debate kicked off the Literary Cup...

    November 15, 2015 at 5:40 am

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50th Inter IIT Sports’ Meet, 2014

50th Inter IIT Sports’ Meet, 2014

February 9, 2015 at 6:23 pm

The Inter IIT Sports’ Meet is an annual 8 day long affair. One of the biggest inter collegiate tournaments in the country, it is hosted by the seven old IITs of the...

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In Conversation with Professor Sudarsan Neogi

In Conversation with Professor Sudarsan Neogi

IIT Kharagpur as an institution was founded in August 1951. That makes this years’ batch its 66th batch of freshers. Now that’s a long legacy to be responsible for. To prepare them better for what’s coming and help them maximize what they take away from this place, it is important to identify the patterns where previous batches usually go wrong. […]

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The Science of Happiness: An Interview

The Science of Happiness: An Interview

The Scholars’ Avenue recently got the opportunity to interview Prof Priyadarshini Patnaik, HOD of Department of Humanities and Social Sciences and Coordinator at Rekhi Centre of Excellence for the Science of Happiness. We sat down with him to discuss the initiatives taken by the center and how beneficial it is for the student community. The Center has recently been catapulted […]

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The Dark Side of the Light

The Dark Side of the Light

For two years, Amadou and his younger brother Seydou have been working their socks off to collect cacao pods for their bosses. The number of cacao pods serve as the only servility amidst their servitude. The higher it is, the safer they are and the closer they are to paying off their debt and returning home to Moke and Auntie. […]

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An Interview With Kris Gopalakrishnan

An Interview With Kris Gopalakrishnan

The Scholars’ Avenue had the privilege of interviewing Mr Senapathy ‘Kris’ Gopalakrishnan, who was in IIT Kharagpur as the Chief Guest of the Annual Convocation. He spoke to us at length about his take on the startup culture, the pre-requisites for a successful startup and how some startups can be given a headstart over others.

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Internet in KGP: A Recent Take

Internet in KGP: A Recent Take

- Kumar Abhishek, 5th Year Student, E & ECE Department Internet is one of the most sought after lifelines in the KGP campus of today, much like the outside world. It has become a necessity in life where connections and contacts are the key to success, following food, clothing and shelter. Had a bad day at classes? Is the weather […]

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Gravitational Waves Researcher: Prayush Kumar

Gravitational Waves Researcher: Prayush Kumar

The Scholars’ Avenue was privileged to have a skype-interview with one of the researchers involved in LIGO Project, Prayush Kumar. He gave very intuitive insights and made us enjoy the conversation with his great sense of analogy and humor. ​TSA:  LIGO was being used for other purposes, right? When did this quest for Gravitational Waves start? Prayush: The idea of gravitation having […]

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Social and Cultural General Championship 2015-16 Final Scores

Social and Cultural General Championship 2015-16 Final Scores

The chart represents the final standings of different halls of residence in Social and Cultural General Championship 2015-16. Nehru Hall of Residence bags the Socult GC.

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Delta Fee

Delta Fee

This article aims to inform the students regarding the fee difference after the fee hike. The data is for the UG students. There is no clarification for the exact tuition fee of 5th year undergraduate students, so, the information concerning the same isn’t present. These are the following three divisions made on the basis of waivers availed: 1. No Waiver: […]

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Candidate Proposal Reviews –  Aditya Murthy II G.Sec Sports

Candidate Proposal Reviews – Aditya Murthy II G.Sec Sports

You can find his proposals here. *All proposal reviews are based on TSA’s assessment of the proposal document provided by the candidate. We crosscheck all facts mentioned in the proposal and give feedback around three parameters :  Need & Impact of the proposals; we attempt to assess the value of the proposal for the students. Feasibility; whether the proposal ever […]

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Candidate Proposal Reviews –  Ajeet Singh II G.Sec Sports

Candidate Proposal Reviews – Ajeet Singh II G.Sec Sports

You can find his proposals here. *All proposal reviews are based on TSA’s assessment of the proposal document provided by the candidate. We crosscheck all facts mentioned in the proposal and give feedback around three parameters :  Need & Impact of the proposals; we attempt to assess the value of the proposal for the students. Feasibility; whether the proposal ever […]

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