IIT Kanpur

Description:
Indian Institute of Technology (IIT) Kanpur is a prestigious offshoot of the IITs established in India for technical education. Set up under IIT Act in the year 1959, the institute was started with the aim of delivering quality education to young aspirants and making them capable to explore the world. The institute has an excellent campus, spread over luxuriant land in the midst of pristine beauty and integrates all requisite amenities. The institute has produced eminent personalities who have excelled in their respective fields and brought the institute on the map of the education world. IIT Kanpur is known for its strategic approach towards education in engineering and technology, by modifying its academic module with the changing times.
Courses Offered:
Undergraduate:
The college offers the following undergraduate courses:
B Tech
• B Tech (Aerospace Engineering)
• B Tech (Bio-Engineering)
• B Tech (Biological Sciences)
• B Tech (Chemical Engineering)
• B Tech (Civil Engineering)
• B Tech (Computer Science & Engineering)
• B Tech (Electrical Engineering)
• B Tech (Materials & Metallurgical Engineering)
• B Tech (Mechanical Engineering)
Post Graduate:
The institute conducts post graduate programmes as follows:
M Sc
• M Sc (Chemistry)
• M Sc (Mathematics)
• M Sc (Physics)
• M Sc (Statistics)
M Tech
• M Tech (Aerospace Engineering)
• M Tech (Biological Sciences & Bio-Engineering)
• M Tech (Chemical Engineering)
• M Tech (Civil Engineering)
• M Tech (Computer Science Engineering)
• M Tech (Electrical Engineering)
• M Tech (Environmental Engineering & Management)
• M Tech (Industrial and Management Engineering)
• M Tech (Laser Technology)
• M Tech (Materials & Metallurgical Engineering)
• M Tech (Materials Science)
• M Tech (Mechanical Engineering)
• M Tech (Nuclear Engineering & Technology)
MBA
Doctorate:
The institute offers doctoral programmes in the following subjects:
  • Aerospace Engineering
  • Biological Sciences and Bio- Engineering
  • Chemical Engineering
  • Civil Engineering
  • Computer Science & Engineering
  • Electrical Engineering
  • Mechanical Engineering
  • Materials and Metallurgical Engineering
  • Materials Science
  • Industrial & Management Engineering
  • Nuclear Engineering and Technology
  • Chemistry
  • Physics
  • Mathematics
  • Statistics
  • Humanities and Social Sciences (English, Economics, Philosophy, Psychology, and Sociology)

Dual:
The institute conducts dual degree courses as follows:
  • M Sc-PhD (Physics)
  • M Tech (Dual) - Computer Science & Engineering
Integrated:
The institute offers the following Integrated Course: M Sc
  • Chemistry
  • Physics
  • Mathematics
  • Scientific Computing
Admission Procedure and Eligibility:
Undergraduate:
Aspirants must pass 10+2 or any other equivalent examination with minimum 60% (for General & OBC candidates) and 55% (for SC/ST/PH) marks in science stream (Physics, Chemistry, Mathematics) from a recognized Board / College to be eligible to apply. However, one has to appear in IIT-JEE examination to secure admission.

Post Graduate:
MBA: Those who have passed bachelor degree examination in Engineering or Architecture with minimum 60% marks from a recognized University / College are eligible to apply. Architecture graduates should pass 10+2 with Mathematics. In addition, aspirants should appear in CAT (Common Admission Test). M Des: Candidates must have passed bachelor degree examination in Engineering, Design or Architecture with minimum 55% marks from a recognized University / College. In addition, one has to appear in GATE / CEED examination, conducted by IITs. M Sc (Two Year): Those who have completed graduation in the relevant subjects with minimum 55% marks from a recognized University / College are eligible to apply. However, aspirants must appear in JAM (Joint Entrance Test), conducted by IITs. M Tech: Those seeking admission must pursue graduation in engineering or Masterís degree in science with minimum 65% marks from a recognized University / College. For admission in M Tech in Biological Sciences and Bio-engineering, one must obtain Bachelorís degree in Pharmacy / Medicine. Aspirants should appear in GATE (Graduate Aptitude Examination), conducted by IITs.
Doctorate:
PhD in Engineering: Candidates must have passed master degree examination in engineering with minimum 75% marks from a recognized University / College. Also, those who have obtained Masterís degree in science or an allied area with minimum 65% marks and have cleared JRF / passed GATE with 95% percentile or higher can apply. All aspirants should appear in GATE/UGC/CSIR examination in order to secure admission. PhD in Biological Sciences and Bio-Engineering: Candidates seeking admission must pass Masterís degree examination in Pharmacy / Medicine with minimum eligibility marks as per IIT Kanpur norms. Those who have completed graduation in Pharmacy / Medicine with 75% marks may also be considered. All aspirants should appear in GATE/UGC/CSIR examination in order to get admission. PhD in Sciences: Candidates who have pursued graduation from a recognized University / College in relevant subjects or obtained Bachelorís degree in engineering with minimum eligibility marks as per IIT Kanpur are eligible to apply. All aspirants should appear in GATE/UGC/CSIR examination in order to get admission. PhD in Humanities and Social Sciences (HSS): Candidates who have passed master degree examination with minimum eligibility marks as per IIT Kanpur from a recognized University / College in relevant subjects / Masterís degree in sciences or in an allied field of HSS are eligible to apply. Those who have passed bachelor degree examination in engineering may also be considered. All aspirants should appear in GATE/UGC/CSIR examination in order to get admission. PhD in Management: Aspirants must have obtained Masterís degree in management or relevant disciplines in engineering / technology with minimum eligibility marks as per IIT Kanpur. Engineering graduates with minimum 75% marks or master degree holders in science / arts / commerce with minimum 65% marks are also eligible to apply. In addition, non-engineering graduates should clear JRF / GATE with 95% percentile or higher. All aspirants should appear in GATE/UGC/CSIR examination in order to get admission.

Dual:
Dual Degree Course: M Sc-PhD: Candidates must complete graduation in Physics with minimum 55% marks from a recognized University / College to be eligible to apply. However, they should appear in JAM (Joint Entrance Test), conducted by IITs. M Tech (Dual) degree: Aspirants must obtain Bachelorís degree in engineering or Masterís degree in science with minimum 65% marks from a recognized University / College in order to apply. Further, they should qualify IIT-JEE examination.

Integrate:
Candidates who have passed 10+2 or any other equivalent examination with minimum passing marks in science stream (Physics, Chemistry, Mathematics) from a recognized Board / College are eligible to apply. In addition, candidates have to appear in JEE (Joint Entrance Examination), conducted by IITs.

Facilities:
  • Modern Infrastructure
  • Separate Hostel for Boys & Girls
  • Visitors’ Hostel
  • Auditorium
  • Placement & Training Cell
  • Canteen
  • Computer Lab
  • Extra-Curricular Activities
  • Finance Assistance
  • Internet Connectivity
  • Library
  • Book Club
  • Laboratory
  • Media Technologies Center
  • Community Centre
  • Faculty Club
  • Gliding Club
  • Health Centre
  • Sports
  • Seminar Hall
  • Women’s Association
Contact Address:
IIT Kanpur
Nankari
Kanpur Nagar
Kanpur - 208 016
Phone: +91-512-2590151 / 7674 / 719
Fax: +91-512-2590260 / 2597180
Email: doaa@iitk.ac.in
Website: www.iitk.ac.in
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