|The mentor Institute is IIT Kharagpur. It is the largest of IITs from every perspective, number of students, faculty, diversity in disciplines of study, research publications, sponsored research, land area, length of campus road network, and so forth. Many surveys rate IIT Kharagpur as one of the top engineering institute of the country.
Situated about 120 km west of Kolkata, Kharagpur can be reached in about 2 hours by train from Howrah railway station of Kolkata or by car from Kolkata Airport. Kharagpur is also connected by direct train services to most major cities of the country. The Institute is about 10 minutes drive (5 km) from the Kharagpur railway station. Private taxi, autorickshaw or cycle-rickshaw can be hired to reach the Institute.
For details visit at www.iitkgp.ac.in