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IISER-K Conducts Mass Covid Test; 35 Students Positive

Mohanpur, Dec. 17: 35 students were detected positive during a mass RT-PCR test for Covid 19 conducted by the Indian Institute of Science Education and Research (IISER) Kolkata among its students living on the campus in Nadia’s Mohanpur near Kalyani early this week. While all the affected students have been…


“We Learn From Mistakes”, NASA Flight Engineer Ann Devereaux Said

Mohanpur, Sept. 25: The failures make the learning experience and help to overcome the mistakes. Ann Devereaux, a spacecraft system engineer at NASA and the lead flight system engineer of its Mars 2020 mission said this on Wednesday while delivering a public lecture at the Center of Excellence in Space…


IISER Kolkata To Introduce Study And Research Scopes On ‘Humanities’

Mohanpur: The Indian Institute of Science Education and Research-Kolkata (IISER-K) is all set to introduce “Humanities” as a independent department at its Mohanpur campus so that students can properly study different subjects under it as their elective subjects while undergoing their BS-MS dual degree course at the institute. The senate…


Unabated Deaths Of Farmers Are Quite Disturbing: Pranab Mukherjee

Mohanpur, March 19: Former president of India Pranab Mukherjee on Tuesday expressed his deep concern over the “unabated” suicide of the farmers across the country which he said are quite “disturbing”. Quoting a news agency report while delivering his lecture as chief guest at the XXI convocation of Bidhan Chandra…


BCKV Students Continue Class Boycott, VC Asks To Vacate Hostels

Mohanpur, Sept. 14: In a late evening development at BCKV, vice chancellor professor Dharanidhar Patra has issued an order asking the all students and researchers to vacate the nine hostels on Saturday located inside the university campus. This include the international hostel, where students from abroad stay. The students, however,…


Deadlock At BCKV After Miscreants Attacked Agitating Students

Mohanpur, Sept. 13: Students and teachers of Bidhan Chandra Krishi Viswabidyalaya on Thursday demanded resignation of vice chancellor Dharanidhar Patra in the wake of attack on agitating students by armed miscreants at the administrative building and ladies hostel on Wednesday night. The students and teachers on Thursday boycotted classes for…


Be Disciplined And Work Now To Make India Powerful: Narayan Murthy

Mohanpur, June 13: Eminent IT industrialist and Infosys co-founder N.R.Narayan Murthy on Wednesday told the graduating students and researchers at the Indian Institute of Science Education and Research -Kolkata to be “disciplined” enough in their endeavor to make life better for people around them.The pioneer of Indian IT industry, who…


First Industry-Academia Meet At IISER-Kolkata

Mohanpur, Feb. 8: With an objective to facilitate a direct interaction between the academic community and the industry, the Indian Institute of Science Education and Research-Kolkata (IISER-K) organised ‘Industry-Academia’ meet, a first of its kind held at its campus in Mohanpur. The two day meet concluded on Thursday. Industrial giants like…


IISER-Kolkata Signed MoU With 4 Foreign Institutes

Mohanpur, Dec. 20: To increase fruitful collaborative researches, the Indian Institute of Science Education and Research-Kolkata (IISER-K) authorities in this week have signed memorandum of understanding (MoUs) with Institute of Environmental Research of the Faculty of Chemistry, Max Planck Gesellschaft of Germany, Lund University of Sweden, Institute of Molecular Science, Japan and…


IISER-Kolkata Hosts Salters’ Chemistry Camp For Class-9 Students

Mohanpur, Dec. 19: A residential “Chemistry camp” for the students of class IX today begins at the Indian Institute of Science Education-Kolkata’s campus in Nadia’s Mohanpur with an objective to develop appreciation and understanding about the subject among the students belong to different background. The camp titled “Salters’ Chemistry Camps…