IIT Bombay

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Public engineering institution located in Powai, Mumbai

About IIT Bombay

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Subhash Khot ranks among our Top Influential Computer Scientists Today.

According to Wikipedia, Indian Institute of Technology Bombay is a prestigious public technical and research university located in Powai, 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.

What Is IIT Bombay Known For?

IIT Bombay is known for it's academic work in the following disciplines:

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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. Here are some of IIT Bombay's most famous alumni:

Narendra Karmarkar
An Indian mathematician.
Bharat Desai
An Indian businessman.
Anil Kumar
A Senior partner and director, McKinsey and Company.
Subhash Khot
Subhash Khot
An Indian computer scientist, (1978 - ).
Nandan Nilekani
An Indian businessman.
Nitin Nohria
An American business writer.
Suhas Patankar
An Indian mechanical engineer.
Sudhir Ahuja
A Vice President of Alcatel-Lucent.
T. V. Raman
T. V. Raman
An Indian computer scientist.
Arun Netravali
An Indian-American computer engineer.
Viral Acharya
Viral Acharya
An Indian economist.
Bhavish Aggarwal
An Indian chief executive officer.

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