Can we skip a year in IIT by giving the next years exam on the same year?

Brijesh Kumar No. You can’t. Passing in IIT does not mean just passing the exams, but attendance in course is required. The course structure in IITs already has about 30 contact hours per week, so there is no way that you could accommodate another 30 hours per week of another year when there are only … Read moreCan we skip a year in IIT by giving the next years exam on the same year?

IIT Delhi is ranked much higher than IIT Bombay in ‘papers per faculty’ by QS . Does this mean that there is a greater impetus for research at Delhi?

Brijesh Kumar According to this, IIT Roorkee is ranked much higher than IIT Delhi, so, you should come to my department. Serious answer: Don’t worry about rankings. Look at individual faculty profiles, if you want to make any meaningful comparisons. See Questions On Quora Brijesh KumarI like to blog about various topics ranging from education … Read moreIIT Delhi is ranked much higher than IIT Bombay in ‘papers per faculty’ by QS . Does this mean that there is a greater impetus for research at Delhi?

Why did Quora change to a much less useful popup format instead of just opening up the questions like it used to?

Brijesh Kumar I sometimes wish the people making such changes had some brains. Or, may be they have brains, and they want to test how far they can push their users to adopt their stupid ideas. Quora is not the first company to do this. Gmail Compose: The stupidest idea ever. Now gmail compose by … Read moreWhy did Quora change to a much less useful popup format instead of just opening up the questions like it used to?

Why are Quora’s top writers more likely to deny the negatives of Political Correctness than the general population?

Brijesh Kumar Let me rephrase this question to make it easier to understand (for myself, at least): “Why are Quora top writers more likely to support “politically correct” viewpoints than the general populace?” The top writers are chosen by Quora (which consists of human beings) according to their own sense of what is right or … Read moreWhy are Quora’s top writers more likely to deny the negatives of Political Correctness than the general population?