IIT guwahati News

News & Updates on Research, Innovations, Partnerships & more for IIT guwahati


The sixth IIT, IIT Guwahati was established in 1994, and its roots can be traced to the 1985 Assam Accord signed between the All Assam Students Union and the Government of India. The institute admitted its first BTech batch in 1995. In 1998, the first batch of students were accepted into the MTech program.

The campus of IIT Guwahati is on the northern banks of Brahmaputra and abuts the North Guwahati town of Amingaon. A beautiful and scenic location, the campus is on a 700 acres plot of land around 20 km from the heart of the city, with the Brahmaputra on one side and hills and vast open spaces on others. Lucky fellas, those who study here!

This section at IIT Club provides updates on research and innovation efforts from IIT Guwahati, especially those that have reached a reasonable level of commercialization or market-readiness.

IIT Guwahati Researchers develop a paper based sensor that assesses freshness of milk

13-Nov-19

Specialization : Biotechnology

Sector : Biological Sciences & Engineering Quality Control Retail Rural Development

Types of news : Research or Innovation Faculty Achievement

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IIT alumni built an AI-powered startup to help businesses optimise hiring

11-Oct-19

Specialization : Electrical Engineering

Sector : Artificial Intelligence Business Management Computer Engineering

Types of news : Alumnus in News Startup

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IIT-Guwahati develops AI-based tool for electric vehicle motor

06-Oct-19

Sector : Automobile Engineering Climate Change Science & Engineering Transportation

Types of news : Research or Innovation

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IIT graduates lead the way in mental health care

16-Sep-19

Specialization : Electronics & Communication Engineering Humanities

Sector : Computer Engineering Computer Software Engineering Healthcare Rehabilitation Engineering & Support

Types of news : Alumnus in News Startup

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IIT Guwahati Launches Joint Degree Programmes With Japanese University

26-Aug-19

Specialization : Agricultural & Food Engineering Mechanical Engineering

Sector : Data Science Mechanical Engineering

Types of news : Technical Partnership

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IIT Guwahati and Japan’s Gifu University launch three joint international PG programmes

26-Aug-19

Specialization : Others

Sector : Multiple

Types of news : Technical Partnership

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IISc Bangalore, IIT Guwahati team up to study breast cancer spread

22-Aug-19

Specialization : Biotechnology

Sector : Biological Sciences & Engineering Healthcare

Types of news : Technical Partnership

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Landmark research findings on breast cancer spreading cells by IIT Guwahati

16-Aug-19

Specialization : Biotechnology

Sector : Biological Sciences & Engineering Biotechnology Healthcare Medical Electronics

Types of news : Research or Innovation Faculty Achievement

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IIT Guwahati builds portable device for rapid detection of bacteria

07-Aug-19

Sector : Biotechnology Chemical Engineering & Sciences

Types of news : Research or Innovation

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IIT Guwahati develops hand-held device to detect bacteria without going to lab

06-Aug-19

Specialization : Biotechnology Chemical Engineering

Sector : Biotechnology Chemical Engineering & Sciences Medical Electronics Nanotechnology Rural Development

Types of news : Research or Innovation Faculty Achievement

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Dehydration? IIT students' wrist band will remind you to drink water

26-Jul-19

Specialization : Chemical Engineering Electrical Engineering

Sector : Chemical Engineering & Sciences Computer Hardware Engineering Healthcare

Types of news : Research or Innovation

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IITs to focus on joint initiatives to promote internationalization

30-Jun-19

Sector : Multiple

Types of news : Event or Program

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ISRO, IIT Guwahati partner to help India achieve higher milestones in space technology

31-May-19

Specialization : Space Technology

Sector : Aeronautics & Aerospace

Types of news : Technical Partnership

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India's first biodegradable plastic developed by IIT-Guwahati

24-Feb-19

Specialization : Chemical Engineering

Sector : Plastics & Polymer Science Waste Management

Types of news : Research or Innovation Faculty Achievement

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10 IITs asked to adopt stretches of river Ganga and undertake cleaning plans

28-Dec-15

Sector : Pollution Control Rural Development Sanitary Science Waste Management Water

Types of news : Technical Partnership Case study

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