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

About IIITB

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.

For more details: Visit www.iiitb.ac.in