It’s not the beauty of the building you look at, it’s the foundation that has stood the test of time. On 18th August 2018, IIT Kharagpur celebrated 66 glorious years of perpetual growth on its 67th Foundation Day. Years back, the initiation of this Institute motivated the notion of an India, affirmed to advance the bubbling aspirations of a post independence India’s historic tryst with the project of modernity. The augmentation IIT Kharagpur has witnessed in this span of 66 years, which is not a very significant time for an academic institute, is the reason our nation crowns itself with IIT Kharagpur as a prodigy. The celebration was held on August 18, 2017, in Netaji Auditorium, IIT Kharagpur.The office coordinated the organization of the Foundation Day on behalf of the Institute.
At its acme, the 67th Foundation Day had Shri Kewal Kumar Sharma, IAS, Secretary, Higher education MHRD Govt. of India as the chief guest, who emphasized upon the substan