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A Letter from TPO -- BIT Sindri Update !!

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Posted on: April 11, 2006

Submitted by:
-- Dr.P.R.Prasad, retired Prof & Head, Dept of Met Engg, BIT Sindri (Presently settled in Patna)

BIT Sindri has launched its new official website - - fully designed and maintained by BIT staff and students. This was a long cherished dream of all BITians and we hope it will go a long way in boosting the image of BIT Sindri.

Letter from TPO, BIT Sindri
Recently, I received a personal mail from Dr.G.Kumar, TPO, BIT Sindri which gives an idea as to how BIT is progressing. Below is the relevant portion of the letter for your information:
Dear Sir,

With your blessings and good wishes BIT Sindri is progressing well and in the year 2005 - 06, 140 students were selected from the Campus, though some more companies are still to come.

Altogether 25 companies visited this year including 04 software companies, i.e. IBM, SATYAM, INFOSYS, IXIA Multinational and the rest were core companies coming from diffrent parts of the country such as Baroda, Ahmedabad, Bangalore, Ludhiana, Bombay etc. 

This year, we are going to start Campus recruitment during 3rd year and our drive will start from 1st week of May.

Another good news is that 06 of us have been promoted as Professor as per the following details :

1. Dr. Rameshwar Prasad - w.e.f. 1.1.1996
2. Dr. J.k. Lal - 1.1.1996
3. Dr. R.K. Srivastava - 18.2.2000
4. Dr. U.K. Dey - 28.2.2000
5. Dr. G. Kumar - 25.3.2006
6. Dr. O.N. Mehrotra - 15.5.2002

Last year I published 20 papers including : 03 in National Journals + 14 in International seminars + 03 in national Seminar and also chaired in 03 International seminars.

I also got the national Mineral Engineer Award - 2005 for the best Paper on Environmental Issues confered at Chennai on 10th of March.

I have also been elected as a member of the Indian Mineral Engineers Group.
With best wishes and warm regards,

G. Kumar
BIT Sindri