According to Wikipedia,
Indian Institute of Technology Madras is a public technical university located in Chennai, Tamil Nadu, India. It is selected as one of the 8 public Institutes of Eminence of India. As one of the Indian Institutes of Technology , it is recognized as an Institute of National Importance. IIT Madras is ranked among the most prestigious academic institutions in India.
IIT Madras is known for it's academic work in the following disciplines:
IIT Madras's most influential alumni include professors and professionals in the fields of Computer Science, Chemistry, and Engineering. Here are some of IIT Madras's most famous alumni: