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The Golden Jubilee Year: IIT Madras - 2008-09
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Future Forword
On the occasion of the Golden Jubilee of IIT Madras, the Director, IIT, speaks about lessons learnt and the promise of the future to come...


A golden year
A glimpse of the activities lined up for this very special year...

The saga grows stronger!
A look at the beginnings of IIT Madras and Indo-German Co-operation

Our Vision
To be an academic institution in dynamic equilibrium with its social ecological and economic environment striving continuously for excellence in education, research and technological service to the nation Our Mission * To ...


1959 TO 2009 - IN A NUTSHELL
The Indian Institute of Technology Madras -- 50 Glorious Years
The Indian Institute of Technology Madras (IITM) was established in 1959 as an Institute of National Importance by the Government of India, with the primary objective of promoting higher technical education, research and extension services ...

Campus initiatives
Three major campus initiatives are the 0Wzone project, the Tech Kids Daycare centre and the Atma Charity Wing undertaken mainly by the IIT Madras Ladies Club with the help and cooperation of the entire community

New academic programmes
IIT Madras has pioneered several innovative education programmes to develop human resources for the nation.

Academic research
IIT Madras continues to live up to the expectations of the nation by fostering, promoting and sustaining scientific research in all aspects - pure, applied and educational

Driving Design
Raghupati Singhania Center of Excellence for Tyre and Vehicle Mechanics – a project sponsored by JK Tyres

P G Senapathy Centre for Computing Resources
IIT Madras has been at the forefront of academic and research institutions in India in establishing state-of-the-art computing facilities. It was among the first institutions in India to have a mainframe computer as early as 1973, when it ...

Chennai's biodiversity ark
Visitors to the Institute are enchanted by the unexpected natural vistas of the campus. A walk through its different parts is a rewarding ethereal experience. The campus has sustained remnants of Chennai’s once enormous native biodiversity. An ...


A STUDENTS' PERSPECTIVE
The last kick
Observing long distance runners has always been my passion. Unlike the well built short distance runners who accelerate with such venom from start to finish and are propelled to glory within a matter of seconds, the long distance runner ...

Nano Science and Technology Research
Nanotechnology is an umbrella that covers many areas of research, dealing with objects that have dimensions up to a few hundreds of nanometers. As we make a shift towards the nanoscale, we realise Richard Feynman’s dream five decades ago of ...

NMR Imaging Facilities
The IIT Madras has recently set up state-of-the-art facilities for NMR Microscopy and for MRI, to make advanced applications especially in materials sciences and biological sciences

Towards a sustainable future
With global warming assuming alarming proportions IITM researches workable solutions

Courses on the web
A look at the National Programme on Technology Enhanced Learning (NPTEL)

Harnessing energy
A closer look at the Energy Research activities being undertaken…

Alumni speak
Distinguished alumni tell us how IIT Madras helped lay key foundations in their personal and professional lives...

Inspire, Innovate & Transform
PanIIT 2008 will be held in Chennai in December

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