Netflix is releasing Alma Matters: Inside the IIT Dream on May 14th, 2021 and people are already hyped about it. The show comes to the streaming platform as a 4 part docu-series and will talk about getting into IIT and struggles of staying and surviving there, in detail. The show will cover one of India’s most coveted and premier engineering institutes and the life inside it. The show is directed by Pratik Patra and Prashant Raj and produced by Dopamine Media & Entertainment Pvt Ltd.
Though you might find your own reasons to watch the series, if someone doesn’t we are giving them 5 reasons to watch the series along with you.
Biswa Kalyan Rath
No, this isn’t a comedy special but a true to the documentary series and Biswa Kalyan Rath is the man featured in this. He is a known face amongst the youth of India. He is known for his comedy specials, his stand up shows and his unique sense of comic timing that people can relate with. One constant thing that he mentions in his shows is his experience and time in IIT. Yes, he is an ex-IITian and now a successful comedian that everyone adores. He truly is the best surprise of the series.
The entire series focuses on IIT Kharagpur. The institute is one of India’s most famous and one of the most prestigious engineering institutes. For many years, the institute was ranked No. 1 in India in terms of engineering colleges and institutes. In the recent ranking of 2020, it was ranked in No. 5. Many aspirants who would want to see what actually is inside that institute will be able to have a good look through this series itself. This will help aspiring students to aim for them and also, many who graduated would be able to reminisce their times in the institute through this.
Any college student from anywhere will agree how intense elections are in colleges everywhere. This is something that most people find fun in and it ends up becoming one of the best experiences of people’s lives in their college years. Contesting as well as campaigning is definitely one of the best memories that students can create and this series will definitely get you through this. The show’s trailer shows bits of how the election is and how it is different in IITs.
Games and Fun
When one talks about colleges, they cannot ignore the fun, the madness and the pure enthusiasm they had during their competition times. IITs are known for coming out with some of the best inter college as well as institute festivals. As unique as these festivals are, the competitions held are also one of a kind and uber competitive, so much so that many make it a life or death situation. Experience this adrenaline rush in the upcoming series.
The whole show, the institute, everything in it is dedicated to one thing and that is “ENGINEERING”. For many, this is the best experience they have had in their lives. Be it the exams, the fun in hostels, the late night parties, the classes, the class bunking, the unreadable and readable notes and somehow passing the exams, so that they don’t have any backlogs becomes part of the best times in an engineer’s life. See the fun, pressure and the life the engineers have for once through this. Also, this will easily be the