The campus of GEC Raichur which is the transit campus of IIIT Raichur. The campus will start funtioning after Jan 2020 or whenever the campus will open.More
The Indian Institute of Information technology, Raichur, Karnataka is one of the new IIITs proposed by the Ministry of Human Resource Development, Government of India.IIIT Raichur has initiated its functioning in Hyderabad in August 2019, under the mentorship of IIT Hyderabad. IIIT Raichur has started its first batch in the academic year 2019-20 with a strength of 30 students in the department of computer science and engineering.
The students have started several clubs under the mentorship of IIT Hyderabad and are learning a lot of skills from their IITH seniors. All the students are actively participating in the Technical and cultural activities. Elan & Nvision the annual Techno cultural fest, E-Cell IITH, Milan GC, TEDx IITH are some activities in which the students are deeply involved and developing their skills.
NEWS & UPDATES
Closing Ceremony of EBSB Exchange Program
Marking the closing ceremony of the EBSB Cultural Exchange Program, the students celebrated Bathukamma - the floral festival of Telangana. Later savoured the Carnatic Music and the Ethnic Cuisines of state. Followed by a cricket match between IIIT Sonepat students and IIIT Raichur students in which the Sonepat team outplayed the Raichur team.
Gungloor Village Trip
The EBSB Club of IIIT Raichur organised a trip to Gungloor Village as part of Ek Bharat Shreshtha Bharat Student Exchange Program with IIIT SONEPAT students to make them understand the rural culture and tradition of State of Telangana. The students have also visited the Government school where they have interacted with the school students and enjoyed some fun activities like singing, dancing. Later they have visited the Gram Panchayat where they interacted with the Sarpanch of the village.
Republic Day Celebration
IIT HYDERABAD & IIIT RAICHUR celebrated RepublicDay with Prof. B.S. Murty, Director, IIT Hyderabad, hoisting the National Flag. It was followed by a parade by security personnel and cultural performances by students of IITH and IIITR. The Students performed various programs such as drama, singing, band performances, and a song in 23 Languages by School Students. Prof. B.S. Murty distributed prizes for various sports events declared new names for IIT Hyderabad Students’ Hostel after famous Indian Scientists. To mark the day, a special blood donation camp was also organized by the NSS Club of IIT Hyderabad.
IIITR Starts Functioning
The Indian Institute of Information, Raichur has started functioning under the mentorship of IIT HYDERABAD with its first B Tech batch of 30 students in Computer Science and Engineering from 26 July, 2019 at the campus of IIT, Hyderabad.