MURTHY VS IIT

  • Students not in top 10 pc fall off the map: Bhagat October 6, 2011

    Infosys chairman emeritus NR Narayana Murthy's statement that engineers coming out of the IITs are not of good quality has led to a war of words with noted author and IIT almunus Chetan Bhagat calling Infosys a body shop. Bhagat spoke exclusively to CNNIBN Deputy Editor Sagarika Ghose on the issue...
  • Bhagat not sorry for calling Infy a body shop October 5, 2011

    New Delhi: Infosys chairman emeritus NR Narayana Murthy's statement that engineers coming out of the IITs are not of good quality has led to a war of words with noted author and IIT almunus Chetan Bhagat calling Infosys a body shop. Bhagat says he has no regrets for calling Infosys is...
  • 'IIT exam panel behind poor student quality' October 5, 2011

    Patna: Anand Kumar, who founded Super 30, Bihar's widely acclaimed free coaching centre for Indian Institute of Technology (IIT) aspirants, has blamed the institutes' entrance exam panel for the poor quality of students making the cut, a concern voiced by Infosys chairman emeritus NR Narayana Murthy. Anand Kumar said if poor...
  • Murthy's comments on IIT unfair: Chetan Bhagat October 5, 2011

    New Delhi: Former IITian Chetan Bhagat has defended the IITs and come to the defence of the institute by saying that Infosys founder Narayan Murthy's comments were unfair. Murthy created a stir when he said that the quality of students passing out of the acclaimed institute has gone down. Bhagat said...
  • Twitter abuzz over Murthy's remark on IITians October 4, 2011

    Infosys founder Narayan Murthy said that the Indian Institutes of Technology are no longer the quality institutions. ...
  • Murthy remark: do IITians lack quality? October 4, 2011

    Infosys founder Narayan Murthy blamed coaching centres for the deteriorating quality of students. ...
  • Murthy's opinion is extreme: IIT Chennai student October 4, 2011

    The students of Indian Institute of Technology, Chennai disagree with Infosys founder Narayan Murthy's comments that IITs lack quality. ...
  • Hurt by Murthy's comments, says Chetan Bhagat October 4, 2011

    Infosys founder Narayan Murthy said that the Indian Institutes of Technology are no longer the quality institutions. ...
  • Murthy's comments a wake up call for IITs? October 4, 2011

    New Delhi: Infosys founder NR Narayan Murthy's statement that the Indian Institutes of Technology are no longer the quality institutions that they were in the 60s and 70s, has ignited another debate. While his opinion is being criticised by many, some say that it is a wake up call that...
  • Coaching classes a problem, feel IIT faculty October 4, 2011

    New Delhi: The faculty at the IIT agree with Infosys founder N R Narayan Murthy on his observation that the standard of the students at the premier institution has deteriorated because of coaching classes. Backing Murthy on the issue, Sanjeev Sanghi, president of the faculty forum at IIT Delhi, said, "I...
  • Poor quality of students entering IITs: Murthy October 3, 2011

    New York: Voicing his displeasure over the quality of engineers that pass out of the IITs, Infosys chairman emeritus NR Narayana Murthy has said there is a need to overhaul the selection criteria for students seeking admission to the prestigious technology institutions. Addressing a gathering of hundreds of former IITians at...