IIT Tirupati is one of the two new IITs that started in 2015. It is operating out of a transit campus at the moment in Tirupati, so having a few issues with amenities are expected. Yet, students in IIT Tirupati have quite a few things to grumble. The authorities are considering all possible steps to solve these issues.
Lack of Wi-Fi in the
PaGaLGuY spoke to K. N. Satyanarayana, who is IIT Tirupati’s Professor-in-charge. He says he is doing as much as he can to address these issues. “The students discussed these issues a couple of weeks ago with me, and steps are being taken to rectify them. Since it is a transit campus, we want to spend prudently which is why some things are taking
He added that having been a hostel warden years ago, there was a risk with having washing machines. “From my past experiences with IIT Madras, I have realised that students are not always careful with the machines. We first want to put a system in place which will be of convenience to the students and also not harm them when using the machines. As of now they are managing on their own, but this too will be addressed,” he added hopefully.
With regards to the sports
Like any new institution, IIT Tirupati is grappling with administration issues. But while these issues are getting addressed by the authorities, the pace at which the changes are taking place is too slow for the students facing them.