March 2021

Some important milestones in IIITB’s journey

March 2021

November 7, 1998: 1st Meeting of the Governing Body was held

July 12, 1999: Mr. Somashekaraiah joined as a staff member

April 3, 2000: Ms. Sudha Murthy, Chairperson of Infosys delivered a talk

June 20, 2000:  His Excellency Dr. Benedetto Amami, Ambassador of Italy visited the campus

July 15, 2000: Prof. Balaji Parthasarathy joined as a faculty member.

January 1, 2001: IIIT Bangalore’s first Community lunch was hosted

February 13th-18th, 2001:  IIIT Bangalore’s first cultural festival, OORJA was conducted


The International Institute of Information Technology, Bangalore is a technical and research university in Bangalore, India. The Institute is a registered not-for-profit society funded jointly by the Government of Karnataka and the IT industry under a public-private partnership model.

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