IIT Delhi

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Delhi IIT Student Allegedly Commits Suicide, Probe Reveals Depression

In a shocking incident amid the rising number of suicide cases, a 23-year-old  B.tech student allegedly hanged himself to death, at his Shahdara residence. Police registered a case and conducted initial investigation, which revealed that the student was stressed and depressed since the past few months.  He was also taking medication for the same. Meanwhile, the IIT management asked students to seek council support, and expressed grief. 

Thu, 02 Nov 2023 - 10:57 AM / by Varsha Joshi

Tags: Suicide, IIT Student, B.Tech, depression, National news

Courtesy: The Times of India

IIT Kharagpur

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IIT Kharagpur: 4th Year Student Hang Himself, Father Blames Study Pressure

A fourth-year student of IIT- Kharagpur, K.Kiran Chandra was found hanging in his hostel room, confirmed police on October 19. Getting into the details, the fourth-year Telangana student's body was discovered by one of his friends. The police has registered a case and sent the body for autopsy.  Meanwhile, Chandra's father blamed IIT pressure, reason for the death, and said, He was stressed because of project."

Thu, 19 Oct 2023 - 10:24 AM / by Varsha Joshi

Tags: IIT Student, Telangana Boy, Suicide, Management Pressure, Indian News

Courtesy: Business Today

ITT Roorkee

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IIT Roorkee Student Offered Rs 2.15 Crore Per Annum In Placement Drive

In the placement drive of IIT (Roorkee), a student got a job offer of a Rs 2.15 crore package per annum from a multinational firm. Reportedly, 11 students bagged job offers of Rs 1 crore annually and a total of 1,243 students secured placement in the drive. ''As our placement data for 2021-22 signify, the students of IIT Roorkee are consistently performing well,'' said Vinay Sharma, Professor In-Charge Placement. 

Fri, 24 Dec 2021 - 05:50 PM / by Brijesh Goswami

Tags: Job Offer, IIT Roorkee, Placement Drive, IIT Student, Roorkee

Courtesy: Business Standard