(News) IIT Odisha To Start Functioning From July 23

News : IIT Odisha To Start Functioning From July 23

Here is good news for those who had been demanding for establishment of an Indian Institute of Technology in Odisha. The stage is now set for IIT Odisha to start functioning in IIT Kharagpur.

The first batch of 120 students will register for the first year degree programme on July 23 and classes will start immediately thereafter.

After the Union Cabinet gave its approval for establishment of IIT in Odisha on July 17, IIT Odisha was formally registered as a society before Inspector General of Registration, Odisha at Cuttack on July 19.

The 120 students with 40 students each in Civil, Electrical ad Mechanical disciplines were admitted to IIT in Odisha through IIT Joint Entrance Examination, 2008.

According to official sources, these students will be taught by the same faculty that teaches in IIT Kharagpur.

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Courtesy : kalingatimes.com