Indian Institute of Technology Kanpur
Name of Institute: Indian Institute of Technology Kanpur (IITK)
Address: Indian Institute of Technology Kanpur
Kanpur, India Pin - 208016 Phone: +91-512-2597808, 2590465
Institute Profile: The Indian Institute of Technology Kanpur (IITK) is an institution of national importance for providing training in engineering, sciences, technology, and humanities disciplines. The institute was established in 1960 under the Kanpur – Indo American Program (KIAP). Since its start, the IIT Kanpur is striving for excellence in education and research. In meeting this challenge, the Institute has always been making special efforts to recruit talented faculty members and admit brilliant students from all over the country through a careful selection process. The programs offered at IIT Kanpur are residential in nature. The institute offers best facilities to students and faculty members and other staff members within the campus. The study programs offered by IIT Kanpur are accredited with University Grants Commission (UGC) of India and All India Council for Technical Education (AICTE). The degree / certificates awarded by IIT Kanpur are recognized all over the world for pursuing higher studies and research and, /or starting work life in industry both public and private.
Programs / Courses Offered
Under Graduate Programme
B.Tech. 4 Years
B. Design 4 years
B. Arch. 5 years
M.Sc. Integrated 5 years
M.Tech. Integrated 5 years
M.Tech. Dual Degree 5 Years
Post Graduate Programs
Master of Technology (M.Tech.)
Master of Science (M.S.) by Research
Master of Science (M.Sc.)
Master of Design (M.Des.)
Admission Process: Admission to Bachelor of Technology degree programs (B.Tech. / B.Arch. / B.Des. / Integrated M.Sc. / Integrated M.Tech., etc), is made on the basis of Joint Entrance Examination (JEE). The examination is conducted by Indian Institutes of Technology (IITs) all over India.
Placement: Every year the top-notch employers from all over world visit IIT Kanpur campus for recruitment. Prospective employers interview students of all programs under graduate, postgraduate and research with assistance from placement division of IIT Kanpur. Employer considers IIT Kanpur as best campus for recruiting professionals viz; engineers, managers and scientists. The students are offered fat pay package with other facilities. The placement process of IIT Kanpur makes headlines in national dailies.