The Union Human Resource Ministry has formally launched Indian Institute of Techonogy (IIT) Dharwad in Karnataka.
It was launched by Union Human Resource Development Minister Prakash.
- IIT-Dharwad is located at Walmi centre on the Dharwad’s outskirts till its permanent campus is built
- The prestigious higher education institute has already started functioning from this academic year from a temporary structure.
- Around 2000 students with Science and Maths background have been invited to the inaugural function to sensitise them about the higher learning institute.
- It is spread over the sprawling 470 acres allocated by the state government at nearby Kelgeri town.