iiit-bangalore is a new generation Graduate School focusing on all aspects of information technology. Started in September 1999, iiit-bangalore has the status of a University (conferred under Section 3 of the UGC Act 1956), and is promoted by the Government of Karnataka and the IT industry.
Since its inception, iiit-b, with its unique model of education, research, and industry interaction, has grown in stature to become and institution of considerable repute in academic as well as corporate cirles. The institute works in partnership with the corporate sector, while retaining the freedom of an academic institution. It is inspired by other renowned institutions, and also strives to emulate an academic culture that is an part with the best international institutions.
iiit-bangalore attracts high quality students from all over India into its acclaimed M.Tech., M.S., and Ph.D. degree programs. Along with faculty, they pursue education and research in a unique campus in Electronics City -- the hotbed of IT action in Bangalore. The 879 alumni occupy key positions in more than sixty corporations. iiit-bangalore is managed by a Governing Body with Mr. N.R. Narayana Murthy, Chief Mentor, Infosys, as Chairman and Professor S. Sadagopan as its Founder Director.
iiit-b Hubli Dharwad centre inaugurated by Desh Deshpande of Sycamore Networks & Cascade Technologies.
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