Story Bookmarking - MHRD committee: Empower IITs to pick own directors, chairpersons A year after a new Act granted unprecedented autonomy to IIMs, a committee of IIT directors have sought similar powers for the premier engineering institutes. In a recent report, the committee has recommended that IITs be granted powers to appoint their own institute heads and chairpersons. Mon, 11 Feb 2019 08:38:10 UTC en