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Hard work will pay off : A talk with Dr Arumugam, DAA

Dr Arumugam Manthiram is one of the Distinguished Alumnus Awardees of the year 2015. He earned his PhD in Chemistry from IIT Madras in 1981, and currently directs one of the largest and most productive research groups at the University… Continue Reading →

The one with the ‘Equity Research Analyst’

Palash Somani is a 2015 Batch Dual Degree Civil Engineer. Let us hear about what he has got to say about being placed as an ‘Equity Research Analyst’ in JP Morgan.

The one with the ‘Recruiter’s Perspective’

Sriram Kalyanaraman graduated from IIT Madras in 2007 with a B.Tech degree in Computer Science. He has been associated with McKinsey since then, with a lot of ‘interesting’ breaks in between. Now he comes back to insti to recruit people… Continue Reading →

The One with the ‘Absolutely ZERO PORs’

An avid fan of American TV shows and computer games, Kshitij Kulkarni graduated in 2015 with a B.Tech degree in Aerospace Engineering. “I had absolutely no PORs” is what he says when asked about his PORs in insti.  Let’s hear… Continue Reading →

Umesh Malhotra – Igniting minds with books

Umesh Malhotra (BTech, MM/1990) is the founder of Hippocampus which is a network of libraries and schools that is attempting to change the face of rural education in India. He is an entrepreneur, a philanthropist and a Godavite at heart…. Continue Reading →

Go with your passion completely believing you control your destiny: Vellayan Subbiah

He came out of the Dean’s office wearing a white kurta, khaki pants and slippers and holding his son’s hands. A simple man with all smiles on his face wishing a pleasant good morning to everyone around. A first look… Continue Reading →

“It’s better to do what you love than be a ‘brilliant clerk'” – An interview with Dr Ramani Ramakrishnan

“Passion is the genesis of genius”. This beautiful and motivational line seemed very true as soon as we started our talk with Dr. Ramani Ramakrishnan, a man of immense talent and experience in his field of expertise. A member of… Continue Reading →

“You should do what drives you, you need not do a million things” – An inspiring talk with Prof. Venkatesh Mannar

Chennai36 brings you an exclusive interview with M.G. Venkatesh Mannar, Adjunct Professor in the Chemical Engineering and Applied Chemistry Department, University of Toronto and Visiting Faculty Member in the Division of Nutritional Sciences, Cornell University.Through his work, he has been… Continue Reading →

“Student-professor relationship was really good in those days” – A talk with Prof. Sujith

Prof. R.I. Sujith studied his pre-degree (in those days that is what class twelve was called) at the Government Arts College, Thiruvananthapuram. He says that the classes used to go uninterrupted and that he was impressed by many professors who really… Continue Reading →

“Stay cool and enjoy your life at IIT”: A talk with Mr. Suresh Kalpathi – Part 2

This article is in continuation to the first one Chennai36 published a few days back. Mr. Suresh Kalpathi, an alumnus of IIT Madras, is currently a very successful film producer and we are delighted to bring to you some amazing stories he… Continue Reading →

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