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Who was the founder of Indian Institute of Science?

Asked by Amod, 18 Mar '08 10:02 pm
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Krishnaraja Wodeyar IV, the Maharaja of Mysore
Answered by Anil K Chugh, 18 Mar '08 10:28 pm

 
  
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The Indian Institute of Science (IISc) is a premier post-graduate institution of research and higher learning located in Bengaluru (formerly Bangalore), India. It offers postgraduate and doctoral research programmes to over 2,000 students working under the supervision of more than 400 faculty members in 48 departments ranging from aerospace engineering to molecular biophysics to management. According to journal Current Science

IISc currently ranks first in India in terms of research output (citation and impact factor). It also ranks first among Indian universities (and South Asian universities) in the "Academic ranking of world universities" conducted by the SJTU, China

After a chance meeting between Jamsetji N. Tata and Swami Vivekananda on a ship in 1893, where they discussed Tata's plan of bringing steel industry to India, Tata wrote to Vivekananda five years later

Impressed by Swami Vivekananda's views on science, and leadership abilities, Jamsetji Nusserwanj ...more
Answered by Amit Mandal, 18 Mar '08 10:08 pm

 
  
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Mysore Maharaje provided land
Tata financed it
Answered by vunnam jalaramaiah, 19 Mar '08 02:15 pm

 
  
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Early in 1911, the Maharaja of Mysore laid the foundation stone of the Institute and on 24th July &G. S. Bhat leading it
Answered by Vinod Kumar Nambiar, 18 Mar '08 10:09 pm

 
  
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Jamsetji Nusserwanji Tata
1909
Answered by ramachandra mahale, 18 Mar '08 10:39 pm

 
  
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maharaja krishna raja wadayar
Answered by krishna, 18 Mar '08 10:11 pm

 
  
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