What to do during the time between GATE Results and MTech in Computer Science and Engineering Admissions

At least half a dozen students have asked in the last 2-3 years, this question: What should we do during the 1-2 months gap between GATE result announcement date and our date of joining the MTech programme in Computer Science and Engineering. There is no particular answer to this, and nor do I believe in […]

Engineering Education in Kerala Should Change!

The following article penned by me was published by Asianetnews, a leading TV Channel in Malayalam, on 27-Aug-2014. Read on Asianetnews’ website: http://www.asianetnews.tv/magazine/article/16108_article-on-engineering-education കേരളത്തിലെ എഞ്ചിനീയറിംഗ് വിദ്യാഭ്യാസ രീതി ഇങ്ങനെ പോയാല്‍ എന്താവും? കേരളത്തിലെ തെക്കന്‍ ജില്ലയില്‍നിന്നുള്ള ഒരു വിദ്യാര്‍ഥി ഇക്കഴിഞ്ഞ ദിവസം ആത്മഹത്യ ചെയ്തു. എന്‍ട്രന്‍സ് പരീക്ഷ പരിശീലനത്തിന്റെ സമ്മര്‍ദമാണ് കാരണം. പ്ലസ് ടുവിന് 90 ശതമാനത്തിനുമുകളില്‍ മാര്‍ക്ക് വാങ്ങിയ ഈ മിടുക്കന്‍, എന്‍ട്രന്‍സ് കോച്ചിംഗ് തനിക്കു വേണ്ട […]

MTech in Computer Science and Engineering at NIT Calicut

I received around half a dozen enquiries from the GATE qualifiers this time and last time, on how good/bad the MTech CSE course at NIT Calicut is. That prompted me to writing a blog on that, so that people can find answers to their queries on their own. Internally, Dept. of CSE is known as […]

An Open Letter to the Authorities of NIT Calicut

The following is an open letter written by a group of students of NIT Calicut, to the administration, following a mishappening occurred in the campus on February 15, 2014, leading to losing a student’s life. The same has already been published on the Facebook page of Students’ Affairs Council of NITC, and in some dailies […]

Changes in GATE 2014

Updated information: http://taaism.com/gate-2014-notification-and-details (posted after the post below was published) There have been many speculations on imminent changes in the pattern of GATE (Graduate Aptitude Test in Engineering) examination conducted by IITs and IISc, for admission to Post Graduate programmes in various technical institutes in India. Following are the latest information obtained on the changes that can […]