enhancing the IIT Madras experience
IIT Madras, an Institute of Eminence (IoE), is among the country's pre-eminent institutes in technology, education and research. It is part of the government's vision to empower educational centres to be world-class teaching and research institutions. The three primary pillars of the IoE initiative are students, faculty and infrastructure. IIT Madras offers studies across 16 disciplines, nurturing the careers of close to 10,000 students.
The ‘Institute of Eminence’ (IoE) Scheme was launched by the Government of India to empower Higher Educational Institutions and help them become world-class teaching and research institutions. IIT Madras, one of the pre-eminent learning and research institutions has been chosen as one such Institute of Eminence. Pursuant to our commitment of fostering world class research, IIT Madras has set up several research initiatives in diverse fields of contemporary relevance. To foster a strong cross-culture based collaboration and learning, it is important to facilitate over-all growth and development in key areas such as students, faculty, and infrastructure.