Indian Institute of Technology (IIT), 6 centers all over India, was established
as a premier center of education and training in Post- graduate engineering
and applied sciences. Ph.D and Under Graduate programs in different branches
of engineering, science, humanities, and social sciences are also available.
Recently India-Today, a leading journal conducted a survey on some factors.
In this IIT-Chennai ranks as follows on a scale of 10:
Academic Input -6; Reputation -5; Students' care -2.
Curriculum 3, Infrastructure 5, Admission 1, Job/Placement 5, Rank in
2000 2, Rank in 1999, 4.
Brahmin communities dominate IIT-Chennai faculties. Totally there are
427 faculties available. Out of this, 400 faculty persons belong to Brahmin
communities. If we took survey in other 5 IIT's, we can find there also
Brahmins domination. -- Tamil Information Service