03-13-2015, 05:34 PM
The Indian Institute of Technology (IIT), Palakkad is planning to begin academic from the following academic year. Kerala government has agreed to provide 500 acres of land for the new campus at IIT Puthusseri near Kanjikode as suggested by the Committee of Experts has to IIT and the new campus, IIT Palakkad begin offering courses of a temporary campus in Palakkad next year.
The temporary campus of IIT Palakkad Palakkad based 20 km and 25 km from Coimbatore, group Ahala campus near Walayad institutions. This temporary campus of IIT has good access to Wi-Fi, well-facilitated training labs, cafeteria, gym, training and cabbage. placement of cells and well equipped hostels for boys and girls as well. Also, they provide transportation and sports and recreational facilities in the new IIT campus.
The state government is in the process of personal identification and acquisition of another 100 acres of land for the campus. In the first stage, the central government will spend Rs 2,200 crore in the IIT campus Palakkad. "In the next academic session, IIT Palakkad provide Civil, Mechanical, Computer and Electronic Engineering courses offered by 120 students at its temporary campus," said Director IIT Palakkad PB Sunil Kumar.