IIT Kharagpur to host Hult Prize quarter-finals

Preliminary rounds for the prestigious Hult Prize 2015, masterminded by Bill Clinton himself, will be held at IIT Kharagpur on November 1. It has been chosen as the venue along with IIT… more

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September 30, 2015
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History of KGP

KGP Before IIT

This article seeks to investigate (in a deliberately non-scholarly way), mostly through the open resources on the Internet, local legends, (somewhat embellished) stories, and the occasional first-person… more

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September 30, 2015
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Interview with Mahesh Dattani

They say life is a mixture of serendipities if looked at in the right way. One such event occurred with three reporters of The Scholars’ Avenue during the summer vacations of 2015 when they were in the… more

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September 30, 2015
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AMA with Atal Ashutosh Agarwal

The Scholars’ Avenue, in a unique initiative, organised an ‘Ask me Anything’ on reddit in association with Atal Ashutosh Agarwal, Vice-President of the Technology Students’ Gymkhana on 8th of… more

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September 30, 2015
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P01E01: Sikhar Patranabis

For the first episode of TSA podcast series, we caught up with Sikhar Patranabis. He is the proud winner of The President of India Gold Medal (2014-2015), for having the highest CGPA among the graduating… more

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September 29, 2015
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Offbeat Comedians: Armando Iannucci

Armando Iannucci may be balding, the colour grey seeping into his hairline, but his comedy is as close to evergreen as anything can get. In fact, a lot of his one-liners exploit such humanly flaws.

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September 26, 2015
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#FromOurArchives: Foreign Training Endangered (April 2008)

More than 50 years ago, Melvin Dresher formulated a popular concept called the Prisoner’s Dilemma (PD), which Albert Tucker articulated into a strong foundation for today’s Game… more

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June 4, 2015

Updates from Office of Director, IIT Kharagpur

Meghamala – the experimental cloud computing infrastructure.

Meghamala is the IITKGP Experimental Cloud Computing Infrastructure set up by School of IT to provide compute and storage… more

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April 26, 2015
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Obituary: Malli Mastan Babu, ace mountaineer and IIT Kharagpur alumnus

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April 6, 2015
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Fear Can Hold You Prisoner, But Hope Can Set You Free : On Being A Transgender Girl In Kgp

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April 6, 2015