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Indian Institute of Information Technology, Kalyani

Indian Institute of Information Technology, Kalyani (IIIT Kalyani) is an Indian Institute of Information Technology located at Kalyani, West Bengal. The institute was set up by the Government of India Ministry of Human Resource Development, Government of West Bengal and industry partners (Coal India and Rolta) using the Not-for-profit Public Private Partnership (N-PPP) model, at a ratio of 50:35:15 respectively between three parties.[1] The classes started from first week of July 2014, from the temporary campus located at the campus of JIS College of Engineering.[2] On 19 August 2014, official inauguration of the institute was done by the former mentor director Ajoy Kumar Ray, the director of IIEST Shibpur. [3] Admission to IIIT Kalyani is done on the basis of the marks obtained in JEE Main.[citation needed]It was declared to be Institute of National Importance by Government of India under IIIT Act.[4]

Indian Institute of Information Technology, Kalyani
Indian Institute of Information Technology, Kalyani logo.svg
Motto in English
The wealth of Knowledge is the greatest of all wealth
TypePublic
Established2014
DirectorPartha Pratim Chakrabarti
Location, ,
22°58′30″N 88°26′04″E / 22.97500°N 88.43444°E / 22.97500; 88.43444Coordinates: 22°58′30″N 88°26′04″E / 22.97500°N 88.43444°E / 22.97500; 88.43444
CampusUrban
Websiteiiitkalyani.ac.in

Mentor director and instituteEdit

Partha Pratim Chakraborty (Director, IIT Kharagpur) is the Mentor-Director for IIIT, Kalyani and IIT Kharagpur is the mentor institute.[citation needed]

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "About IIIT Kalyani – Indian Institute of Information Technology, Kalyani". iiitkalyani.ac.in. Retrieved 2017-08-29.
  2. ^ "Bengal's first IIIT to start classes from July". Business Standard. PTI. 24 June 2014. Retrieved 9 July 2014.
  3. ^ "Mamata lays foundation stone for IIIT Kalyani". The Statesman. 1 July 2015. Retrieved 1 July 2015.
  4. ^ "Institutions of National Importance". http://mhrd.gov.in. Retrieved 2018-12-25. External link in |website= (help)

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