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#487 Overall Influence

IIT Bombay

Public engineering institution located in Powai, Mumbai

Featured Alumnus

Subhash Khot ranks among our Top Influential Computer Scientists Today.

From Wikipedia

Indian Institute of Technology Bombay is a public technical and research university located in Powai in Mumbai, Maharashtra, India.IIT Bombay was founded in 1958. In 1961, the Parliament decreed IITs as Institutes of National Importance. A committee formed by the Government of India recommended the establishment of four higher institutes of technology to set the direction for the development of technical education in the country in 1946. Planning began in 1957 and the first batch of 100 students was admitted in 1958. Since its establishment in Powai, the institute has physically expanded to include more than 584 major buildings with a combined area of more than 2.2 square kilometers.

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What is IIT Bombay known for?

Our answer to this is to show you the disciplines in which a school's faculty and alumni have had the highest historical influence. A school may be influential in a discipline even if they do not offer degrees in that area. We've organized two lists to show where they are influential and offer corresponding degrees, and where they are influential through scholarship although they don't offer degrees in the disciplines.

Top areas of influence with degrees offered

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Computer Science
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Political Science
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Religious Studies
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Earth Sciences
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Social Work
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Criminal Justice
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Influential People

Who are IIT Bombay's Most influential alumni?

IIT Bombay 's most influential alumni faculty include professors and professionals in the fields of Computer Science, Engineering, and Business

Rajive Bagrodia

Indian-American computer scientist

Avinash Deshpande

Indian astrophysicist

Kameshwar Poolla

Ajit Rangnekar

Dean of the Indian School of Business

Yogesh M. Joshi

Indian chemical engineer

Rajeev Rastogi

Indian computer scientist

Prakash Apte

Professor:Indian Institute of Management Bangalore

Vipul Goyal

Indian stand up comedian

Sharada Srinivasan

Indian academic

Amiya Pujari

Amiya Pujari

Indian scientist

Manohar Parrikar

Indian politician

Shobhana Narasimhan

Indian scientist