With the help of B. C. Roy, the Sarkar Committee recommended the establishment of Higher Technical Institutions in various parts of the country along the lines of the Massachusetts Institute of Technology
Here in the place of that Hijli Detention Camp stands the fine monument of India, representing India's urges, India's future in the making.
The name "Indian Institute of Technology" was adopted on 18 August 1951 by Maulana Abul Kalam Azad. On 15 September 1956, the Parliament of India passed the Indian Institute of Technology (Kharagpur) Act
The JEE is the entrance exam for B-Tech programmes into the 15 IITs including the old 5 + IIT Roorkee, Guwahati and the 8 new ones started in the last three years including the one at Hyderabad. The AIEEE is for the National Institutes of Technolgies (old RECs) and other colleges like LNMittal, etc. BITSAT is the test for the BITS campuses at Pilani, Goa and Hyderabad.
Art is not opposed to Science. Da Vinci is not the only example. Escher is not the only modern example. Learning Physics can help you with economics and other quantitative socila sciences. Learning calculus helps you clear CA exams. Calculus helps with your MBA program.