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IIT Roorkee To Host Local Edition Of $1,000,000 Hult Prize


Hult Prize announced that IIT Roorkee has been selected to host the quarter final of the competition to identify the team of students that develops the most radical and breakthrough idea to solve any of the world's toughest social challenges. Hult is the world's largest student movement for the creation of new social enterprises.


IIT Roorkee Ranked Third In India In THE World University Rankings 2019



Indian Institute Technology (IIT) Roorkee has been adjudged third best university in India by the Times Higher Education (THE) World University Rankings 2019 released on Wednesday. IIT Roorkee has climbed up 100 points from 501-600 in the previous year to 401-500 in the current year, in the best Universities group category, said a statement from the institute. India has enhanced its presence in a definitive world university rankings released on Wednesday by claiming 49 places this year, up from 42 last year.