IIT Rajasthan launches new website www.iitj.ac.in

IIT Rajasthan launches its new website http://www.iitj.ac.in/. IIT Rajasthan was till now using Indian Institute of Technology(IIT) Kanpur web server under tag http://www.iitk.ac.in/iitj/ as IIT Rajasthan is attached under IIT Kanpur by HRD till they get full flashed campus and facilities.
IIT Kanpur has been designated as the mentor IIT for looking after the incubation activities of the new IIT in Rajasthan. The academic session in IIT Rajasthan will commence from August 2008. To start with, a 4-year B.Tech. programme will be offered in three branches, viz., Computer Science and Engineering, Electrical Engineering and Mechanical Engineering with a strength of 40 students in each branch. The curriculum, course structure and syllabus for the first year courses and the fee structure and other rules will be broadly same as in the mentor IIT i.e IIT Kanpur. The first year classes are proposed to be held at the IIT Kanpur campus and the students admitted will be relocated to the place in Rajasthan where the new IIT will be established.
This can be considered a step towords autonomy of Rajasthan to establish itself as IIT Rajasthan at its new campus situated in Jodhpur, Rajasthan.
Visit IIT Jodhpur, Rajasthan website at: http://www.iitj.ac.in/