Indian Institute of Technology - [IIT], Kanpur

Indian Institute of Technology - [IIT], Kanpur

Kanpur, Uttar Pradesh UGC Estd 1959 Autonomous University
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Updated On - July 30th 2019 by SURBHI

Indian Institute of Technology, Kanpur, popularly known as IIT Kanpur, was established in the year 1959. It offers various undergraduate, postgraduate, integrated and research programs in the field of Engineering, Science, Management, and Design. 
IIT Kanpur Admissions to B.Tech, B.S, and dual degree courses are offered through JEE Advanced, and for M.Sc programs admission is offered through JAM. A valid GATE score is required for admission to the M.Tech./ MS program and for M.Des. course it is offered on the basis of CEED score.


IIT Kanpur Highlights

Establishment Year

1959

Type

Autonomous University

Approved by

UGC

Location

Kanpur, Uttar Pradesh, India


IIT Kanpur Courses

The institute offers undergraduate, postgraduate and doctoral programs. All the programs are examined below:

Undergraduate Programs

IIT Kanpur offers B.Tech and B.S. in the field of Science and Technology. Students with a good score in JEE Main is considered for B.Tech and  B.S programs.

Postgraduate Programs

IIT Kanpur M Tech and MS courses admissions are based on the merit of the students in GATE Entrance Exam. Admission to the IIT Kanpur MBA course is based on the CAT Entrance Exam score. A valid score in JAM/ CEED Entrance Exam is required for the M.Sc and M.Des. courses respectively.

Doctoral Programs

IIT Kanpur Ph.D. Admissions in various specializations are offered to the candidate with a Master’s degree in the relevant discipline along with a valid GATE score.

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IIT Kanpur Placements

IIT Kanpur has been the ‘first stop’ choice for a large number of organizations and industries. Over the years IIT Kanpur Placements has witnessed tremendous response from the top-notch companies in India. The students’ placement office (SPO) takes care of the placement process at the Institute. Several Guest lectures, Mock tests, pre-placement talks, seminars are organized by the Placement team before the candidates appear for their final interviews.


IIT Kanpur Rankings

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Ranking

Year

NIRF (overall)

7

2017

NIRF (Engineering)

5

2017

India Today (Engineering)

3

2017

Outlook India

4

2017

The Week

5

2017


IIT Kanpur Scholarships

  • Merit-cum-Means Scholarships for Undergraduate Students (full tuition waiver/ INR1000 pm)
  • Merit-cum-Means Scholarships given by alumni of IIT Kanpur (INR 2000 pm)
  • National Prizes for UG and PG Students & up to INR 400
  • Sports Scholarships and prizes (Up to INR 2000)

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4 Years Full Time9/10
214,050
FIRST YEAR
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College Admission Reviews

Sachin Seth , Electrical engineering, Pursued:
BATCH : 2019

9.7/10

"Fees for most of the post graduate students is compensated by the scholarship provided by the government of India. So it's not that of a concern for us. And it's also not that expensive. So that students who don't have government scholarship can pay by themselves."   Read More

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Niteesh , BE/B.Tech, Pursued:
BATCH : 2020

7.8/10

"The one and only entrance exam to my college is the Jee Advanced. To get qualified for Jee Advanced the students are required to qualify the Jee mains. I wrote Jee mains and got qualified for the advanced. I got a good rank in the Jee advanced and I applied for counselling. I opted for Chemical bran"   Read More


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College Admission Reviews

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Pawan Kumar , Batch: MBA -2015

8.7/10

"Common aptitude test. 95.6 percentile. One of d best ROI. Total tuition fee for whole course including hostel is less than 2lakh."   Read More

Sushil Panigrahi , Batch: MBA-2014

8.7/10

"I took CAT 2011 examination and scored 94.93 percentile to get a call from IIT Kanpur. Given the reputation, environment and best available facilities it was the most favorable institute I considered for my 2 years of MBA program."   Read More


4 Years Full Time6/10
214,050
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FEES

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College Admission Reviews

Laxman soni , EARTH SCIENCE DEPARTMENT, Pursued:
BATCH : 2022

8.2/10

"Students belonging to SC/ST/PH categories are given 100% waiver on the Tuition Fee. ** SC/ST student is not charged the hostel seat rent if parent's/guardian's income is less than ?6 lakhs. MEB - The most economically backward BT/BS students (whose family income is less than ?1 lakh per annum) will"   Read More

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ALOK AHIRWAR , Bachelor of Science [BS] (Economics), Pursued: 1st year

9.3/10

"I'll start from zero . Step wise step 1.there are two attempts to give the entrance exam for this college, First you are persuing 12th class Second just after class 12th 2. For entrance exam you have to apply for JEE Mains 3. If you qualified JEE mains then you have to apply for JEE advanced "   Read More




College Admission Reviews

Sachin Seth , Electrical engineering, Pursued:
BATCH : 2019

9.7/10

"Fees for most of the post graduate students is compensated by the scholarship provided by the government of India. So it's not that of a concern for us. And it's also not that expensive. So that students who don't have government scholarship can pay by themselves."   Read More

user
Niteesh , BE/B.Tech, Pursued:
BATCH : 2020

7.8/10

"The one and only entrance exam to my college is the Jee Advanced. To get qualified for Jee Advanced the students are required to qualify the Jee mains. I wrote Jee mains and got qualified for the advanced. I got a good rank in the Jee advanced and I applied for counselling. I opted for Chemical bran"   Read More




College Admission Reviews

Sachin Seth , Electrical engineering, Pursued:
BATCH : 2019

9.7/10

"Fees for most of the post graduate students is compensated by the scholarship provided by the government of India. So it's not that of a concern for us. And it's also not that expensive. So that students who don't have government scholarship can pay by themselves."   Read More

user
Niteesh , BE/B.Tech, Pursued:
BATCH : 2020

7.8/10

"The one and only entrance exam to my college is the Jee Advanced. To get qualified for Jee Advanced the students are required to qualify the Jee mains. I wrote Jee mains and got qualified for the advanced. I got a good rank in the Jee advanced and I applied for counselling. I opted for Chemical bran"   Read More




College Admission Reviews

Sachin Seth , Electrical engineering, Pursued:
BATCH : 2019

9.7/10

"Fees for most of the post graduate students is compensated by the scholarship provided by the government of India. So it's not that of a concern for us. And it's also not that expensive. So that students who don't have government scholarship can pay by themselves."   Read More

user
Niteesh , BE/B.Tech, Pursued:
BATCH : 2020

7.8/10

"The one and only entrance exam to my college is the Jee Advanced. To get qualified for Jee Advanced the students are required to qualify the Jee mains. I wrote Jee mains and got qualified for the advanced. I got a good rank in the Jee advanced and I applied for counselling. I opted for Chemical bran"   Read More



College Admission Reviews

Laxman soni , EARTH SCIENCE DEPARTMENT, Pursued:
BATCH : 2022

8.2/10

"Students belonging to SC/ST/PH categories are given 100% waiver on the Tuition Fee. ** SC/ST student is not charged the hostel seat rent if parent's/guardian's income is less than ?6 lakhs. MEB - The most economically backward BT/BS students (whose family income is less than ?1 lakh per annum) will"   Read More

user
ALOK AHIRWAR , Bachelor of Science [BS] (Economics), Pursued: 1st year

9.3/10

"I'll start from zero . Step wise step 1.there are two attempts to give the entrance exam for this college, First you are persuing 12th class Second just after class 12th 2. For entrance exam you have to apply for JEE Mains 3. If you qualified JEE mains then you have to apply for JEE advanced "   Read More



College Admission Reviews

Laxman soni , EARTH SCIENCE DEPARTMENT, Pursued:
BATCH : 2022

8.2/10

"Students belonging to SC/ST/PH categories are given 100% waiver on the Tuition Fee. ** SC/ST student is not charged the hostel seat rent if parent's/guardian's income is less than ?6 lakhs. MEB - The most economically backward BT/BS students (whose family income is less than ?1 lakh per annum) will"   Read More

user
ALOK AHIRWAR , Bachelor of Science [BS] (Economics), Pursued: 1st year

9.3/10

"I'll start from zero . Step wise step 1.there are two attempts to give the entrance exam for this college, First you are persuing 12th class Second just after class 12th 2. For entrance exam you have to apply for JEE Mains 3. If you qualified JEE mains then you have to apply for JEE advanced "   Read More




College Admission Reviews

Sachin Seth , Electrical engineering, Pursued:
BATCH : 2019

9.7/10

"Fees for most of the post graduate students is compensated by the scholarship provided by the government of India. So it's not that of a concern for us. And it's also not that expensive. So that students who don't have government scholarship can pay by themselves."   Read More

user
Niteesh , BE/B.Tech, Pursued:
BATCH : 2020

7.8/10

"The one and only entrance exam to my college is the Jee Advanced. To get qualified for Jee Advanced the students are required to qualify the Jee mains. I wrote Jee mains and got qualified for the advanced. I got a good rank in the Jee advanced and I applied for counselling. I opted for Chemical bran"   Read More



College Admission Reviews

Laxman soni , EARTH SCIENCE DEPARTMENT, Pursued:
BATCH : 2022

8.2/10

"Students belonging to SC/ST/PH categories are given 100% waiver on the Tuition Fee. ** SC/ST student is not charged the hostel seat rent if parent's/guardian's income is less than ?6 lakhs. MEB - The most economically backward BT/BS students (whose family income is less than ?1 lakh per annum) will"   Read More

user
ALOK AHIRWAR , Bachelor of Science [BS] (Economics), Pursued: 1st year

9.3/10

"I'll start from zero . Step wise step 1.there are two attempts to give the entrance exam for this college, First you are persuing 12th class Second just after class 12th 2. For entrance exam you have to apply for JEE Mains 3. If you qualified JEE mains then you have to apply for JEE advanced "   Read More


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    Naman JainEngineeringPursued
    BATCH : 2022
    7.7
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    Good but not the best

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    You should give it a try to get selectwd in the worlds most advance college with best faculty and study material and once u get selected your life is like gonna be great for sure the packages are like 50lakh


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    Bharat bisenMsc, statisticsPursued
    BATCH : 2020
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    College infrastructure

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    If you have to do quality education,then IIT is good place.but you have to fully focused on your goal.there is lot of academic pressure.you may fill frustrated, but you should do your work sincerely and patiently, you will definitely get good result.


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    Laxman soniEARTH SCIENCE DEPARTMENTPursued
    BATCH : 2022
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    Know our IITK

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    Unparallel freedom in terms of roaming across the campus, expressing opinions, working in new dimensions, experimenting. One of the fastest internet in the country, the only IIT having a Supercomputer, one of the few IITs having Internet connectivity in majority part of the Campus, open-air theatre of a capacity of 3000 students, One of the best libraries of the country, 4 Computer Centres- I can go on writing pages about the awesomeness of this institute!!


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    Sachin SethElectrical engineeringPursued
    BATCH : 2019
    9.7
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    Best college to fall in love with

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    The most positive thing about our campus is it's environment. The environment surrounding the campus is very healthy. Peacocks roam around the campus. People are discouraged to harm animals. A very sustainable ecosystem has been developed over the many years of it's existence. The next best thing is its infrastructure.


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    AISHWARYA MALLIKBachelor of Technology [B.Tech] (Metallurgical and Materials Engineering)Batch : 2017
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    Kanpur - 208016
    Uttar Pradesh , India

    0.63KmShop C Bus Stand
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    7 Comments
    Nishant

    M tech admissions without Gate

    11 May, 2017 00:10
    sampada

    hostel fee??

    08 Mar, 2017 00:10
    Harshit Srivastava

    I want to do PhD in HR, Please tell me about eligibility criteria

    26 Feb, 2017 00:10
    rajkumar

    I want to get admission in iit kanpur in civil engineering . civil engineering is my area of intertest that's why I want to admission in master of engineering . I want to your help and suggestion for it.

    22 Feb, 2017 17:03
    Siddharth Dwivedi

    admmission criteria is jee means i should prepare for jee main to pass the entrance exam and prepare for betech

    22 Feb, 2017 17:03
    RAJ KUMAR JAISWAL

    MY NAME IS RAJ KUMAR JAISWAL. I AM COMPLITLY 10+2 PASS FROM U.P. BOARD. I WANT TO M.SC COURS FROM IIT KANPUR. CAN I DETAILS FROM IIT KANPUR.

    22 Feb, 2017 17:03
    punit

    very good.

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