DST Approves Rs14.43 Crore for Setting Up Cyber Security Centre in IIT-Kanpur
The DST has approved the grant for a period of 5 years and the amount will be used to purchase equipment for establishing the centre for cyber security in IIT-Kanpur
- Live Mint April 5th, 2017
- Source: http://www.livemint.com/Education/3846m1vR4F6Nnqway6JGKO/DST-approves-Rs1443-crore-for-setting-up-cyber-security-cen.html
The Department of Science and Technology (DST) has approved Rs14.43 crore for establishment of a Centre for Cyber Security in IIT Kanpur.
The DST under the Ministry of Science & Technology has approved the grant for a period of five years and the amount will be used to purchase equipment for establishing the centre for cyber security in the prestigious institute, a statement from the Indian Institute of Technology (IIT) said.
Prof Manindra Agarwal, a Padma Shri recipient, is the Principal Investigator of the project and he will look after it.