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About IIT Kanpur

Latest News and Updates

  • The IIT Kanpur has been ranked 263 in the QS Ranking 2025.
  • IIT Kanpur announces the continuation of Prestigious "Bright Minds Scholarships". For the academic year 2024, "Bright Minds Scholarships," offers ten prestigious and highly sought-after academic scholarships to students who secure admission into BTech/BS programmes at IIT Kanpur.
  • From Kanpur Zone which was coordinated by IIT Kanpur, 21,634 candidates were registered for JEE Advanced, 21,169 appeared for the examination, and 4,926 successfully qualified. 17,700 male candidates registered, 17,333 appeared, and 4,338 qualified whereas 3,934 female candidates registered, 3,843 appeared, and 590 qualified.
  • Candidates who attended the JAM Counselling 2024 can download the offer letters on July 12, 2024.
  • IIT Kanpur JoSAA 2024 Round 5 allocation result will be out on July 17, 2024 (5 PM) and last date to pay the fees is until July 23, 2024.

Indian Institute of Technology Kanpur (IITK or IIT Kanpur) was established in 1959 by the Government of India. IIT Kanpur is rated as AAAAA by Careers360. Candidates can check the rankings of top IITs here. IIT Kanpur has been ranked 5th place in the overall category and 4th place in the engineering category while 23 as per the NIRF 2023 report. IIT Kanpur courses include B.Tech., BS, B.Tech., M.Tech., M.Sc., Ph.D., M.Tech, M.S., M.Sc., M.B.A., M.Des and Ph.D. 

Admissions in IIT Kanpur for B.Tech programmes are done based on JEE Advanced scores. For the PG courses, the admissions are done based on GATE/ CEED/ JAM/ JMET/CAT scores. Indian Institute of Technology Kanpur admission to PhD programmes is done based on candidate performance in written test followed by the interview process. The IIT Kanpur has a Students’ Placement Office (SPO) and Career Development Cell that looks after the IIT Kanpur placement processes. The IIT Kanpur highest salary package (domestic) offered is Rs 1.9 Crores. IIT Kanpur placements are offered to deserving candidates by various companies. Every year the IIT Kanpur cutoff varies for each programme and each category. 

The IIT Kanpur scholarships include Merit-cum-Means Scholarship, Free Basic Mess Scholarship, Sports Scholarship, Inspire Scholarship, Convocation Medals/Prizes/Awards, Academic Excellence Awards, Donor Scholarships and many more. The IIT Kanpur facilities like separate hostels for boys and girls, medical facilities, a cafeteria, wifi, a library, an auditorium and many more. The IIT Kanpur hostel fee charge (MEC) is Rs 14,110.  The institute has excellent IT Infrastructure with a computer centre that is fully air-conditioned and the computer centre has upgraded hardware and software. 

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IIT Kanpur Location 

The IITK is situated in Kanpur, in Uttar Pradesh's Kalyanpur. To get to the institute, there are many transportation options. To get to IIT Kanpur, one can take the road, the rail, or the air. Kanpur Central Railway Station is the closest railroad station. It is situated 17 kilometres away from the campus. Nankari Chandale Gate Bus Stop is the closest bus stop. The distance to the institute is 9 metres, and the bus ride would take around one minute. The closest airport is Kanpur Military Airport. A cab or car would need to travel the 24.3 kilometres between the airport and the institute in about 54 minutes.

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IIT Kanpur Highlights

ParameterDescription
Established1959
ExamJEE Advanced, GATE, CAT +3 more
Courses12 Degrees and 113 Courses
Institute TypeInstitute of National Importance
ApprovalsAICTE
GenderCo-ed
Student Count6400
Faculty Count597
Campus Size1055 acres
Gender PercentageMale 83% and Female 17%
Percentage Of Students from Outside the States 77%

IIT Kanpur Rankings / Accreditations

NIRF Ranking

201 colleges were ranked for evaluation purpose.
Parametric Score Engineering
TLR - Teaching,Learning ang Resources.
RPC - Research and Professional Practice.
GO - Graduational Outcomes.
OI - Outreach and Inclusivity.
PERCEPTION - Peer Perception.

Overall Yearly Trend

80.65
84.35
80.16
88.99
58.82
76.15

Key takeaways from IIT Kanpur's Ranking Statistics

  • IIT Kanpur ranks higher than 34 Private colleges which were ranked for evaluation purpose.
  • IIT Kanpur ranks higher than 18 IITs for the year 2023, which were ranked for evaluation purpose.
  • IIT Kanpur rank remains consistent since last year.

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Female Percentage
125 colleges were ranked for evaluation purpose.
Parametric Score Management
TLR - Teaching,Learning ang Resources.
RPC - Research and Professional Practice.
GO - Graduational Outcomes.
OI - Outreach and Inclusivity.
PERCEPTION - Peer Perception.

Overall Yearly Trend

60.63
67.93
48.61
84.44
57.36
30.38

Key takeaways from IIT Kanpur's Ranking Statistics

  • IIT Kanpur ranks higher than 50 Private colleges which were ranked for evaluation purpose.
  • IIT Kanpur ranks higher than 1 IITs for the year 2023, which was ranked for evaluation purpose.
  • IIT Kanpur dropped by 3 position in 2023 from previous year.

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Female Percentage
200 colleges were ranked for evaluation purpose.
Parametric Score Overall
TLR - Teaching,Learning ang Resources.
RPC - Research and Professional Practice.
GO - Graduational Outcomes.
OI - Outreach and Inclusivity.
PERCEPTION - Peer Perception.

Overall Yearly Trend

77.23
85.45
72.94
83.62
60.24
69.84

Key takeaways from IIT Kanpur's Ranking Statistics

  • IIT Kanpur ranks higher than 29 Private colleges which were ranked for evaluation purpose.
  • IIT Kanpur ranks higher than 13 IITs for the year 2023, which were ranked for evaluation purpose.
  • IIT Kanpur rank remains consistent since last year.

IIT Kanpur Placements

The Indian Institute of Technology Kanpur (IITK) has a placement cell that provides various job opportunities to the students. A total of 1128 students accepted job offers including 208 pre-placement offers. More than 250 companies participated in the IIT Kanpur placement drive 2022-23, of which 5+ startups, participated in phase 1 campus hiring and offered 1200 jobs. 74 international offers were also made during IIT Kanpur placements.In the academic year 2023-24, IIT Kanpur has nearly 989 offers were accepted and also including 22 internationa...

Domain

Engineering and Architecture

Level

UG

Year

4 Years

Statistics for Academic Year 2022

ParticularsStatistics
First year total students intake 910
Total students admitted 889
Total Graduated Students 790
Total Placed Students 621
Placement Percentage 99.36
Total student gone for higher studies 165
Median Salary 22.07 L

Placement yearly trends

Placement Percentage
Source Data NIRF 2023

Key takeaways from IIT Kanpur's Placement Statistics

  • The Placement Percentage of IIT Kanpur has increased by 28.08 %
  • The Median salary of IIT Kanpur has increased by 13.23 %
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Student Diversification at IIT Kanpur

Education Level
Demographic Representation
Data Source: NIRF 2023

Courses offered by IIT Kanpur

The Indian Institute of Technology Kanpur(IITK) offers courses at undergraduate, postgraduate and doctoral courses. The IIT Kanpur courses are offered in streams of engineering, management, science, animation, design, arts, humanities and social sciences. The UG courses at IIT Kanpur include B.Tech. and B.S. that last for 4 years. The IIT Kanpur courses include dual degrees like B.Tech., M.Tech., M.Sc., Ph.D., and many more. The IIT Kanpur PG courses include M.Tech, M.S., M.Sc., M.B.A., and M.Des. The postgraduate courses last two years. The II...

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Certification Programmes offered by IIT Kanpur

IIT Kanpur Scholarship

The IIT Kanpur(IITK) offers a variety of scholarships to the candidates who are on its campus. IIT Kanpur scholarship wants none of its students should be kept void from the renowned institute due to the problem of finance lack. IIT Kanpur announces the continuation of the prestigious "Bright Minds Scholarships" and congratulates JEE Advanced 2024 Achievers. Eligible students will be awarded an annual scholarship of Rs. 3 lakh, covering their expenses throughout their undergraduate programme. Bright Minds Scholarships are offered for all four years of the UG programme, provided the students maintain a minimum Cumulative Performance Index (CPI) of 8.0.

IIT Kanpur offers several IIT Kanpur scholarships for various courses such as B. Tech, M. Tech., M.B.A., dual courses, Ph.D. However, if the student behaves in a manner that is not acceptable academically or by other means the fellowship that is offered to that particular student will be taken back by the institute as per the institutional and scholarship rules. IIT Kanpur scholarships that are offered by the government of India, IIT Kanpur alumni, corporations/ industries can also be availed by the students. On top of this, IIT Kanpur also provides need-based scholarships for students. Details regarding IIT Kanpur scholarships are given below.

IIT Kanpur Scholarships, Eligibility Criteria and Amount

Scholarship Name

Eligibility Criteria

Amount

INSPIRE Scholarship

A research grant that amounts to Rs.20000 along with an annual scholarship of Rs.60000 will be provided in two slabs of Rs 30000 on a per semester basis. Scholarships are provided to the Students of B.S. programmes whose ALL INDIA RANK (AIR) 10,000 is as per requirement in the Common Merit LIST (CML) in Physics, Chemistry, and Mathematics departments will be eligible for availing this scholarship. Students who apply for this scholarship must submit an undertaking to the SSPC on a semester basis for not availing any other scholarship. Those students who have availed or maintained a CPI of 6.0 are eligible for this scholarship as this is a scholarship that is merit-based.

Rs. 60000 and Rs. 20000 additional for research work.


Merit cum Means Scholarship

A full waiver in the tuition fees along with a pocket allowance of Rs. 1000 pm is provided to the student for the duration of the program. The recipients must maintain a score that is more than or equal to a CPI of 6.5 because this is a merit cum means scholarship. Even if CPI falls below 6.5 but maintains above the level of 6.0 the student availing the scholarship will be eligible for pocket allowance and it will not be withdrawn. Parents' income certificate needs to be submitted by the student to apply for this scholarship. Only those students who are from a class other than Schedule Caste or Schedule Tribe and whose annual income is less than Rs.4.5lakhs can avail of the benefits of this scholarship.

Tuition fee waiver and allowance of Rs. 1000 per month.

FREE-BASIC-MESS SCHOLARSHIP

Students who belong to the category (SC/ST) and whose annual income of parents is less than 4.5 lakhs. Students availing of this scholarship will receive a free basic meal in the mess and a pocket allowance.

Free meal in a mess and pocket allowance

SPORTS SCHOLARSHIPS

A total of 20 scholarships in this type of scholarship is provided to the students who reflect leadership in activities related to sports on the campus which in turn leads to their growth, development and increased participation in various sports activities. The amount that is allotted to candidates is Rs. 1,000/- given on a per month basis for 9 months to the students under this scheme of scholarship of IIT Kanpur. The criteria of the display in Inter-IIT and other sports that are external and meet the excellence criteria will be taken into consideration.

Rs. 1000 for 9 months

EXTERNAL SCHOLARSHIPS

It is the aim of the institute to help its students in applying for various scholarships that are available externally. A list pertaining to the same is available on the institute website relating to the students who have availed of such scholarships in the past and also as all details are not made available even the external links may provide details pertaining to the same. The Government of India (GoI) under The Prime Minister's Digital India programme, has created the National Scholarship Portal (NSP) for students across the whole nation to provide detailed information about various GoI scholarships and so that no eligible candidate is left out of not availing the benefit of such scholarships.


Convocation Medals/Prizes/Awards

The institute has always endeavoured to recognize the achievements at academic levels of its students in the form of several medals, convocation awards, and prizes that are provided to the students at the time when they graduate during the convocation ceremony. The various medals, convocation awards, and prizes available for students are listed below:

1.    Director's Gold Medal and Ratan Swarup Memorial Prize

2.    Batra Gold Medal and GPM (both MSE, CPI-based)

3.    Banco Foundation Prize and GPM (both ME, CPI-based)

4.    Suman Gupta Gold Medal and GPM (both Math & Stat, CPI-based)

5.    Dr. Prateek Mishra Memorial Gold Medal and GPM (both EE, CPI-based)

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Academic Excellence Awards

The institute has always taken pride in recognizing the achievements that are academic of its institute students in the way of many academic excellence awards. These awards are presented to those merit-based students of IIT Kanpur who have successfully secured a CPI of 8.5 and above in their respective previous academic year. Over here the CPI of the last academic year (API) is computed solely on the basis of the last academic year.

No student participation is required for availing this scholarship and all the necessary formalities regarding the scholarship will be taken out by the authorities in the institute. There are also many scholarships that are provided externally by State governments, government offices, industries at large etc. Information pertaining to the same is updated from time to time by the concerned related departments. A student who is willing to apply for such external scholarships must complete the formalities for such on his own and contact the SSPC for the formalities which is an essential requirement on the part of the institute to be done. Other scholarships that are also provided such as many Donors’ scholarships are presented by the SSPC. A student will automatically be eligible for these scholarships by applying for Merit-cum-means scholarships by submitting their respective annual Income certificates of parents.

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Donor Scholarships

The Indian Institute of Technology Kanpur provides Donor Scholarships to needy and worthy students. A total of 115 scholarships are awarded for it. Students need to maintain a minimum CPI of more than 6.0 to avail the benefits of the scholarship. Later on, this criteria may be relaxed to more than 1.5 CPI for the mean calculation of students. If no one receives the donor scholarship in a particular year then the amount of such scholarship will be double the amount in the next year for that scholarship. Details of the criteria and eligibility of these 115 Donor Scholarships that are available for students is as follows:


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IIT Kanpur Merit-Based Scholarships Eligibility Criteria

Scholarship Name

Eligibility Criteria

AEDUNUTHULA PRASAD MEMORIAL SCHOLARSHIP

It will be allotted to a candidate who is in his 4th year of Under Graduation in the field of Chemical Engineering department in 4th year or the 5year course on the criteria of the CPI that is maximum at the end of 6th semester.

ANIL AND RESHMA NIGAM SCHOLARSHIP

It will be allotted to a candidate who is a student of the 3rd year UG programme of the department of Aeronautical Engineering in 4th year or the 5year course based on the criteria of MCM-Donor.

ANITA AND SANTOSH MEHRA FOUNDATION SCHOLARSHIP

It is provided to a candidate from a 3rd year UG student of the department of EE in the 4 or 5year programme on the criteria of the maximum CPI. Limit on TFAI is not taken into consideration over here.

ANITA AND SANTOSH MEHRA SCHOLARSHIP

It is allotted to UG students of the department of EE in 4-year or 5-year programmes on the basis of MCM-Donor criteria. Four scholarships out of which two are for 2nd year and remainder two for the students who are from 3rd year.

ANURAG BARTARIA MEMORIAL SCHOLARSHIP

It is provided to a candidate who is Under Graduate from the department of MSE of any year in a 4 or a 5year programme, whose minimum TFAI amongst all other eligible applicants is highest, and the student who is not a recipient of any other scholarship from the institute.

ARAKERE AND KAREN VASUDEV SCHOLARSHIP

It is assigned to applicants from 3rd year students  of Under Graduation in a 4-yr or a 5-yr programme of Engineering department of Chemical on the basis of the highest CPI at the end of the initial two years.

ARPITA MAHILA MANDAL SCHOLARSHIP

It is provided to two girls who are the neediest UG girl students of any department in the institute for a 4 or 5year course that is based on central means of the MCM-Donor. At the end of 1st semester the accumulated CPI will be considered for the purpose of awarding the scholarships. 

AVIATION DEVELOPMENT AWARDS

It is provided to a 3rd year UG student in a 4 or 5year programme of the AE department. Names for this scholarship are recommended by the Head of Department, AE. Total of Two awards are provided.

BABU RAM JAIN MEMORIAL SCHOLARSHIP

It is allotted to a candidate of the 1st year Under Graduation from any department of engineering on the criteria of the lowest TFAI. The student availing this scholarship should not be availing any other fellowship.

BALAJIT & NIRMAL DHINDSA SCHOLARSHIP

It is assigned to a candidate from the1st year of UG course of the department of BSBE and later one award is provided to a student from the 2nd year UG of the department of BSBE on the basis of the CPI that is maximum achieved by the student. No limit on TFAI is considered. Preference is to be given to a girl student. Names of the students are to be recommended by the department of BSBE. Total Two scholarships are provided.

BALASUBRAMANIAN AND VISALAKSHI SCHOLARSHIP

It is provided to a student from Mechanical Engineering of 1st year UG course or department of CSE based on the maximum score that is obtained in JEE-AIR. A student who is elected in the process in first year will continue to get the benefits of the fellowship for the remaining duration of their programme of Under graduation, provided that they keep on maintaining the required score of merits as per MCM-Donor criteria that prevails.

BGM KUMAR FOUNDATION SCHOLARSHIPS
(Three Scholarships)

The below mentioned selection/eligibility criteria will be applied for awarding the scholarships for these three types:

  1. A student who is undergraduate from any of the year or department can participate,

  2. The Annual Income of the family from all the sources of the parents of the student should not be more than 1.5 lacs,

  3. Fellowship will not be provided to students who have qualified for tuitions that are free.

  4. A girl student will be getting first preference.

BHAGWAN DAS KAPOOR MEMORIAL SCHOLARSHIP

Allotted to a student who is doing under graduation in a 4 or 5-year course from any stream that is according to the criteria of the MCM-Donor and has community services involved in it.

BHAGWAN DAS SANGHI MEMORIAL SCHOLARSHIP

It is provided to a 2nd year UG girl student.It will be allotted to a girl student who is in the ongoing the under graduation in 2nd year in the Bachelor of Science programme of the Statistics and Mathematics department upon obtaining the maximum CPI at the period end of 1st year which also includes summer. After the branch changes have been executed in the start of semester 3 the fellowships to be allotted will be decided.

BHUWAN AND INDIRA JOSHI SCHOLARSHIP

Allotted to a student who is doing under graduation in a 4 or 5-year course from any stream that is according to the criteria of the MCM-Donor and has community services involved in it.

BIMLAVATI AND NAWAL KISHORE KAPUR SCHOLARSHIP

All those girl students who are doing under graduation in their 3rd year in a programme that is of total duration of 4 or 5 year of the CSE or the BSBE stream will be awarded the fellowship based on the criteria of the MCM-Donor.

BISHWANATH JHA MEMORIAL SCHOLARSHIP

Allotted to a student who is doing under graduation in a 4 or 5-year course from any stream that is according to the criteria of the MCM-Donor and has community services involved in it.

CLASS OF 1984 SCHOLARSHIP

Allotted to a student who is doing under graduation in a 4 or 5-year course from any stream that is according to the criteria of the MCM-Donor and has extra-curricular activities involved in it Interview of the candidates are conducted if needed. Total of four such scholarships are awarded wherein one scholarship per batch is allotted of each year student from 1st year till 4th year and the 5th year students are not eligible to apply for this scholarship. A committee is appointed by the SSPC and the candidate who is eligible to receive the scholarship as per the MCM Donor criteria will keep on receiving the scholarship benefits unless and until they fail to meet the criteria of the MCM Donor criteria and in such cases the scholarship will be provided to the student who came second after the student who had been provided with the scholarship. 

DILIP KOHLI MEMORIAL SCHOLARSHIP

Allotted to a girl student who is doing under graduation in the first year in a 4 or 5-year course from any stream that is according to the criteria of the CPI at the first year end. If the student is able to maintain the CPI that is more than or equal to 8 for the total academic year than she will continue to enjoy the benefits of the scholarships. TFAI limit is not applicable on this fellowship

DR. D. R. BHAGAT SCHOLARSHIP (CSE)

Allotted to a student who is doing under graduation in the 3rd year of a 4 or 5-year course from any stream that is according to the criteria of the MCM-Donor and also at the end of 2nd year score of CPI is taken into consideration.

DR. D. R. BHAGAT SCHOLARSHIP (EE)

Allotted to a student who is doing under graduation in the 3rd year of a 4 or 5-year course from any stream that is according to the criteria of the MCM-Donor and also at the end of 2nd year score of CPI is taken into consideration.

DR. GURUCHARAN SINGH KAINTH SCHOLARSHIP

Allotted to a girl student who is doing under graduation in the second year in a 4 or 5-year course from any stream that is according to the criteria of the CPI at the first year end. If the student is able to maintain the CPI that is more than or equal to 6.5 for the total academic year then she will continue to enjoy the benefits of the scholarships for the remaining 3 years.

DR. HARI MOHAN AND PUSHPA SRIVASTAVA SCHOLARSHIP

Allotted to a student who is doing under graduation in the 3rd year of a 4 or 5-year course from any stream that is according to the criteria of the MCM-Donor and also at the end of 2nd year score of CPI is taken into consideration.

DR. K.C. SARONWALA MEMORIAL SCHOLARSHIP

Allotted to a student who is doing under graduation in a 4 or 5-year course from any stream that is according to the criteria of the MCM-Donor and also score of CPI is taken into consideration.

DR. K.P. GUPTA SCHOLARSHIP

Allotted to a student who is doing under graduation in the 3rd year of a 4 or 5-year course from any stream that is according to the criteria of the MCM-Donor and also at the end of 2nd year score of CPI is taken into consideration.

DR. M. ANANTASWAMY AND VIJAYALAKSHMI RAU SCHOLARSHIP

Allotted to a student who is doing under graduation in a 4 or 5-year course from any stream that is according to the criteria of the MCM-Donor.

DR. PRATEEK MISHRA MEMORIAL SCHOLARSHIP

It is allotted to a student who is doing Under Graduation from the department of Electronic Engineering on the criteria of the CPI at the beginning of the second year.

DR. R.K. SINGHAL MEMORIAL SCHOLARSHIP

Allotted to a student who is doing under graduation in the 3rd year of a 4 or 5-year course from any stream that is according to the criteria of the MCM-Donor.

GOVINDA AND INDIRA SRIKANTIAH SCHOLARSHIP

Allotted to a student who is doing under graduation in the 3rd year of a 4 or 5-year course from any stream that is according to the criteria of the MCM-Donor and also at the end of 2nd year score of CPI is taken into consideration.

GURU JI GHASHIT RAM SCHOLARSHIP

Allotted to a student who is doing under graduation in a 4 or 5-year course from any stream that is according to the criteria of the MCM-Donor and also at the end of 2nd year score of CPI is taken into consideration. Total of two scholarships are awarded at the end of second and third year respectively on the criteria of the performance of the student at the end of that particular year. 

HARISH AND SUSHILA CHANDRA SCHOLARSHIP

Allotted to a student who is doing under graduation in the 3rd year of a 4 or 5-year course from CSE or EE stream that is according to the criteria of the MCM-Donor.

IIT LONDON CHAPTER MCM SCHOLARSHIP

Allotted to a girl student who is doing under graduation in the second year in a 4 or 5-year course from any stream that is according to the criteria of the MCM-Donor. IITLC will be provided with three names and it will select the applicants who will be awarded the fellowship. It is to be noted that only those students will be eligible to take benefit of this scholarship who has not been availing any other scholarship alongside.

INDRA DHANUSH AWARD SCHOLARSHIP

Allotted to a student who is doing under graduation in a 4 or 5-year course from CSE or EE stream that is according to the criteria of the MCM-Donor. And including activities such as extra-curricular activities, debate/quiz, sports, cultural etc.

IWA BONN SCHOLARSHIP

Allotted to a student who is doing under graduation in a 4 or 5-year course from ME stream that is according to the criteria of the MCM-Donor. A total of three fellowships are awarded beginning from second year to fourth year. The candidate is not allowed to change the branch of study from ME to any other stream and if they do so their scholarship will be revoked. CPI of the scholarship holder must be more than or equal to 6.5. If the CPI  does not continue to be as required by the criteria of 6.5 then the student who came second at the time of awarding the scholarship will be presented with the fellowship.

JASMINE & MOHIUDDIN'S SCHOLARSHIP

The Statistics and Mathematics department suggests the name of the student to whom this scholarship is to be awarded and it generally iis offered to the student of M. SC 2 year programmes 2nd year students depending on the criteria of the CPI scored by the student.

JAYALAKSMI SCHOLARSHIP

Allotted to a girl student who is doing under graduation in any stream that is according to the criteria of the MCM-Donor.

K.N. SALUJA SCHOLARSHIP

Allotted to a student who is doing under graduation in a 4 or 5-year course department of CE based on the criteria of merit alone. A total of 8 scholarships are offered from which 2 are provided for students from 1st, 2nd, 3rd and 4th year respective batches. Based on calculation of the CPI obtained at the end of each year. Only for the students who are still in their first year of CE course their marks of the semester 1 will be taken into account for the calculation of CPI.

KHEM CHANDRA YADAV SCHOLARSHIP

Allotted to a student who is doing under graduation in any stream that is according to the criteria of the MCM-Donor. Total of two scholarships are allotted.

KHEMCHAND MEMORIAL SCHOLARSHIP

Allotted to a student who is doing under graduation in any stream that is according to the criteria of the MCM-Donor.

KINRA SCHOLARSHIP

Allotted to a student who is doing under graduation in ME that is according to the criteria of the MCM-Donor. The candidate is not allowed to change the branch of study from ME to any other stream and if they do so their scholarship will be revoked. CPI of the scholarship holder must be more than or equal to 6.5. If the CPI does not continue to be as required by the criteria of 6.5 then the student who came second at the time of awarding the scholarship will be presented with the fellowship.

KUNTA JHA SCHOLARSHIP

Allotted to a student who is doing under graduation in a 4 or 5-year course from any stream that is according to the criteria of the MCM-Donor.

LALIT KISHORE CHAUDHARY MEMORIAL SCHOLARSHIP

The Head of the department of ME nominates the name of the candidate who has done the best research in a competition that has been checked by the scientific journal. It is allotted to a student from the department of ME.

LOGISTICS AND SUPPLY CHAIN MANAGEMENT SCHOLARSHIPS

Total of 6 Students having specialization in supply chain management wherein at least 2 scholarships out of the total 6 will be provided to girl students of MBA from the department of IME. The Department Head of the IME has the authority to decide the committee that will have the power to nominate the students who will receive the scholarship. Also one company from the fellowship providing company will be also part of the committee. The criteria of eligibility is to obtain a CPI that is more than or equal to 7.0.

M.M. HASAN MEMORIAL SCHOLARSHIP

Allotted to a student who is doing under graduation in the 1st year of a 4 or 5-year course from EE stream that is according to the criteria of the MCM-Donor.

MAHABALA - RAJARAMAN SCHOLARSHIP

Allotted to a student who is doing under graduation in the 3rd year of a 4 or 5-year course from EE or CSE stream that is according to the criteria of the MCM-Donor.

MAHESH AND SASHI CHANDRA SCHOLARSHIP

Allotted to a student who is doing under graduation in a 4 or 5-year course from any stream that is according to the criteria of the MCM-Donor.

MATHUR BROTHER SCHOLARSHIP

Allotted to a student who is doing under graduation in a 4 or 5-year course from EE stream that is according to the criteria of the JEE-AIR. A student who comes from the background of a school that is not English medium and is also from the category that falls under the head of general is selected.

MONA & PARAMJIT SINGH SCHOLARSHIP

It is assigned to a candidate from the 3rd year of UG course of the department of BSBE and later one award is provided to a student from the 4th year UG of the department of BSBE on the basis of the CPI that is maximum achieved by the student. No limit on TFAI is considered. Preference is to be given to a girl student. Names of the students are to be recommended by the department of BSBE. Total Two scholarships are provided.

MRS. SHANTI JAIN MEMORIAL SCHOLARSHIP

Allotted to a student who is doing under graduation from any stream of Engineering that is according to the criteria of the MCM-Donor and also the poorest student according to the income documents of the parents provided. Also students availing the scholarship should have not having any other ongoing scholarships. 

NEERAJ KAPOOR MEMORIAL SCHOLARSHIP

Allotted to a student who is doing under graduation in the 4th year of a 4 or 5-year course from CSE or EE stream that is according to the criteria of the MCM-Donor. CPI at the beginning of the 4th year is to be considered.

NETA JI BALWANSINGH SCHOLARSHIP

Allotted to a student who is doing under graduation in a 4 or 5-year course from any stream that is according to the criteria of the MCM-Donor. Total of two scholarships are awarded.

NIRMALA & ASHOK KESHARI SCHOLARSHIP

Allotted to a student who is doing under graduation in the 4th year of a 4 or 5-year course from any stream that is according to the criteria of the MCM-Donor.

NITA GOYAL & ASHISH GUPTA SCHOLARSHIP

Allotted to a student who is doing under graduation in a 4 or 5-year course from any stream that is according to the criteria of the MCM-Donor. A total of four scholarships are awarded for this purpose.

NITISH THAKOR SCHOLARSHIP

It is assigned to a candidate from the1st year of the UG course of the department of BSBE and later one award is provided to a student from the 2nd year UG of the department of BSBE on the basis of MCM-Donor criteria. The SPI at the beginning of the 2nd semester is to be considered.

NS RAJARAMAN SCHOLARSHIP

Allotted to a student who is doing under graduation from any stream that is according to the criteria of the MCM-Donor.

P.D. MURTI SCHOLARSHIP

Allotted to a student who is doing under graduation in the 2nd year of a 4 or 5-year course from CSE stream that is according to the criteria of the MCM-Donor.

PROF. CNR RAO SCIENCE TALENT SCHOLARSHIP

Allotted to a student who is doing under graduation in a 4 or 5-year course from chemistry stream that is according to the criteria of the MCM-Donor.

PROF. GIRDHAR GOPAL SHUKLA MEMORIAL SCHOLARSHIP

Allotted to a student who is doing under graduation in the 2 year course of M.Sc in Statistics and Mathematics that is according to the criteria of the MCM-Donor. Total of t0wo fellowships that is one for the 1st year and remaining one for the 2nd year student is allotted.

PROF. NETARLAL KAPUR SCHOLARSHIP

Allotted to a student who is doing under graduation in the 3rd year of a 4 or 5-year course from any stream that is according to the criteria of the MCM-Donor. CPI at the beginning of 3rd year to be considered.

PROTIMA GHOSH MEMORIAL SCHOLARSHIP

Allotted to a student who is doing under graduation in course from any stream that is according to the criteria of the MCM-Donor.

PSB PRASAD MEMORIAL SCHOLARSHIP

Allotted to a student who is doing under graduation in the of a 2-year course in MSC from the department of Physics  or the department of EE for the 4 year or 5 year duration course.

PUSPA GARG SCHOLARSHIP

The Chairperson of the committee of sports recommends the name to the SSPC of the student who has been the best sports person incoming in the 1st year of a 4 year or 5-year course.

PT. BALAJEE GOVIND HARDIKER MEMORIAL SCHOLARSHIP

Allotted to a student who is doing under graduation in the of a 4 or 5-year course from any stream that is according to the criteria of lowest TFAI. A student who gets this scholarship should not have any other fellowship.

RAJNATH SINGH SCHOLARSHIP

Allotted to a student who is doing under graduation in the 4th year of a 4 or 5-year course from any stream that is according to the criteria of highest CPI.

RAM PRAKASH CHOPRA MEMORIAL SCHOLARSHIP

Allotted to a student who is doing under graduation in the of a 4 or 5-year course from engineering stream that is according to the criteria of the MCM-Donor. Student who gets this scholarship should not have any other fellowship. A total of 4 fellowships are given wherein 1 scholarship each for the first four year batches. 

RAM RAJENDRA MELHOTRA EDUCATION SOCIETY SCHOLARSHIP

Allotted to a student who is doing under graduation in the 1st year of a 4 or 5-year course from any stream that is according to the criteria of lowest TFAI. Student who gets this scholarship should not be having any other fellowship. A total of 3 scholarships are awarded for this purpose.

RAMESH CHANDRA YADAV SCHOLARSHIP

Allotted to a student who is doing under graduation in the of a 2-year course from M. SC stream that is according to the criteria of the MCM-Donor. A total of 2 scholarships are awarded for this purpose.

ROMESH CHANDRA MEMORIAL SCHOLARSHIP

Allotted to a student who is doing under graduation in the 4th year of a 4 or 5-year course from the CSE stream that is according to the criteria of maximum CPI at the beginning of the 4th year.

S.C. MEHROTRA SCHOLARSHIP

Allotted to a student who is doing under graduation in the of a 2-year course from CE stream that is according to the criteria of the MCM-Donor.

SAGNIK ASIS RAY SCHOLARSHIP

It is provided to an applicant from the 4th year of the UG course of the department of BSBE on the basis of the cancer research by the student. Names of the students are to be recommended by the department of BSBE.

SANDEEP & VINITA AGARWAL SCHOLARSHIP

Allotted to a student who is doing under graduation in the 1st year of a 4 year course from any stream that is according to the criteria on MCM-Donor.

SARPANCH SALIK RAM KATIYAR SCHOLARSHIP

Allotted to a student who is doing under graduation of a 4 or 5-year course from any stream that is according to the criteria of maximum CPI. A total of 2 scholarships are awarded.

SEEMA JAIN MEMORIAL JAIN SCHOLARSHIP

Allotted to a girl student who is doing under graduation in the 2 year course of M.Sc in Chemistry that is according to the criteria of the maximum CPI obtained.

SENGUPTA GRANT

The grant amount that will be provided in this scholarship is Rs.3500/- per month for 10 months in total which a student can utilise for the purpose of the equipment, books and miscellaneous expenses that are needed to carry out activities related to research and the conditions that are required to fulfil the same are as below:

Students who are from the MTech of the Department of Civil Engineering with a specialisation in Structural Engineering are able to get the scholarship.

  1. Criteria of the MCM donor have to be fulfilled by the student of the IIT Kanpur. For selection procedure approach that is means-centric on the basis of the MCM donor ranking is to be used.

  2. At the start of the MTech programme in the 2nd year this scholarship will be awarded.

SHANTI AND RAMKISHORE SAHAI SAXENA MEMORIAL SCHOLARSHIP

It is provided to a student from any department of 1st year UG course based on the maximum score that is obtained in JEE-AIR

SHANTI DEVI & ONKAR NATH SCHOLARSHIP

It is to be provided to a 3rd year UG girl student of CSE department based on the highest CPI. No limit on TFAI.

SHIV KUMARI SHUKLA SCHOLARSHIP

Allotted to a girl student who is doing under graduation of a 4 or 5-year course from any stream that is according to the criteria on MCM-Donor.

SHIV PRAKASH AND DAYAWANTI SHARMA MEMORIAL SCHOLARSHIP

Allotted to a student who is doing under graduation in the of a 4 or 5-year course from EE, CH, ME stream that is according to the criteria of the MCM-Donor.

SHRI BIHARI LAL SRIVASTAVA & SMT. NALINI SRIVASTAVA MEMORIAL SCHOLARSHIP

Allotted to a student who is doing under graduation of a 4 or 5-year course from any stream that is according to the criteria on MCM-Donor.

SHRI D.P. SHUKLA SCHOLARSHIP

Allotted to a student who is doing under graduation of a 4 or 5-year course from any stream that is according to the criteria on MCM-Donor.

SHRI RANBIR & SHRIMATI MAHADEVI CHAUHAN SCHOLARSHIP

Allotted to a student who is doing under graduation of a 3rd year or 4th year of a 4 or 5-year course from CHE stream that is according to the criteria on MCM-Donor and the name recommended by the Department Head of CHE..

SHRI SHANKER LAL AND SHRIMATI PREMA DEVI AGARWAL MEMORIAL SCHOLARSHIP

Allotted to a student who is doing under graduation of a 4 or 5-year course from any stream that is according to the criteria on MCM-Donor.

SHRIMATI BHAGWATI RAMESHWAR GOYAL SCHOLARSHIP

It is assigned to a candidate from the 2nd year girl student of UG course of department of BSBE and ME on the basis of MCM-Donor criteria. CPI that is more than or equal to that of 7.5 is required to be eligible.

a. SHRIMATI MADHURI DUBEY SCH.

Allotted to a student who is doing under graduation or a postgraduate course from any stream that is according to the criteria on MCM-Donor. Total of two scholarships.

b. SRIMATI VIDYAWATI DUBEY SCH.

Allotted to a student who is doing under graduation or a postgraduate course from any stream that is according to the criteria on MCM-Donor.

SIMRAN MANDEEP KAINTH MEMORIAL SCHOLARSHIP

Allotted to a 2nd year student who is doing under graduation of a 4 or 5-year course from any stream that is according to the criteria on MCM-Donor. CPI at the beginning of 2nd year to be considered.

SKYLARK AWARD

Allotted to a 3rd year or 4th year student who is doing under graduation of a 4 or 5-year course from any stream that is according to the criteria of any department based on logical implementation  or new initiative. A committee is appointed by the SSPC and the candidate who is eligible to receive the scholarship as recommended by SSPC.

SMT. DHARM VATI GARG SCHOLARSHIP

Allotted to a student who is doing under graduation of a 4th year of 4 or 5-year course from any stream that is according to the criteria of the maximum CPI. TFAI limit is not taken into account for the same purpose.

SMT. DURGA DEVI MEMORIAL SCHOLARSHIP

Allotted to a girl student who is doing under graduation in the 2nd year of 2 2-year course of M.Sc in Chemistry that is according to the criteria of the maximum CPI obtained. The name of the student has to be provided by the department head of CHM.

SMT. JAGAT KAUR MEMORIAL SCHOLARSHIP

Allotted to a student who is doing under graduation course from any stream that is according to the criteria on MCM-Donor.

SMT. NEELA DUTT SCHOLARSHIP

Allotted to a student who is doing under graduation of a 4 or 5-year course from any stream that is according to the criteria on MCM-Donor.

SMT. PADMA KAPOOR MEMORIAL SCHOLARSHIP

Allotted to a student who is doing under graduation of a 4 or 5-year course from any stream that is according to the criteria on MCM-Donor.

SMT. PADMAVATHY & PROF. R. SHANKAR SCHOLARSHIP

Allotted to a girl student who is doing under graduation in the 2nd year of 2 2-year course of M.Sc in Chemistry, Physics, and Mathematics that is according to the criteria of MCM-Donor.

SMT. SARSWATI SINGH SCHOLARSHIP

Allotted to a student who is doing under graduation in the 4th year of a 4 or 5-year course from EE stream that is according to the criteria on MCM-Donor.

SRI BISHAMBER GUPTA & SMT. ANGURI GUPTA SCHOLARSHIP

Allotted to a student who is doing under graduation in 3rd year of a 4 or 5-year course from EE stream that is according to the criteria on MCM-Donor.

a. SMT. SHYAM LAL GARG SCHOLARSHIP

Allotted to a girl student who is most needy and poor doing under graduation in a 4 or 5-year course from any stream that is according to the criteria on MCM-Donor and the student being in the list of top 10%.

b. SREE ANAND SWAROOP GARG SCHOLARSHIP

Allotted to a male student who is most needy and poor doing under graduation in a 4 or 5-year course from any stream that is according to the criteria on MCM-Donor and the student being in the list of top 15%.

c. SMT. SHANTI DEVI GARG SCHOLARSHIP

Allotted to a girl student who is most needy and poor doing under graduation in a 4 or 5-year course from any stream that is according to the criteria on MCM-Donor and the student being in the list of top 25%.

d. SREE RAMJEE LAL GARG SCHOLARSHIP

Allotted to a male student who is most needy and poor doing under graduation in a 4 or 5-year course from any stream that is according to the criteria on MCM-Donor and the student being in the list of top 50%.

SRI JAMUNA PRASAD & SMT. BASANTI GUPTA SCHOLARSHIP

Allotted to a student who is doing under graduation in a 4 or 5-year course from MSE stream that is according to the criteria on TFAI.

SRI KALP NATH SINGH SCHOLARSHIP

Allotted to a student who is doing under graduation in 3rd year of a 4 or 5-year course from the ME stream that is according to the criteria on MCM-Donor. The name of the student is to be suggested by the Department Head, ME.

SRI R & R CHARI SCHOLARSHIP

Allotted to a student who is doing under graduation of a 4 or 5-year course from any stream that is according to the criteria on MCM-Donor.

SRI SINGHASAN SINGH SCHOLARSHIP

Allotted to a student who is doing under graduation in 3rd year of a 4 or 5-year course from EE stream that is according to the criteria of MCM-Donor. The name of the student is to be suggested by the Department Head, EE.

SRI TEMASEK IIT SCHOLARSHIP

Allotted to a student who is doing under graduation of a 4 or 5-year course from engineering stream that is according to the criteria on MCM-Donor.

SRIKANT MISHRA SCHOLARSHIP

Allotted to a student who is doing under graduation of a 2-year MSC course from Physics stream that is according to the criteria on MCM-Donor.

STEEL SCHOLARSHIP

Allotted to a student who is doing under graduation in of a 4 or 5-year course from MSE stream that is according to the criteria of CPI and project in the area of steel and iron. Total of two scholarships.

SUDARSHAN KASTURIA MEMORIAL SCHOLARSHIP

Allotted to a student who is pursuing under graduation in any department of academic excellence or has displayed leadership in any team effort of coordinating a project that is more than that of the academic curriculum like community services, robotics, athletics, cultural act, etc. 

SUMAN GUPTA SCHOLARSHIP

Allotted to a student who is doing under graduation in the 2-year course of M.Sc in Statistics and Mathematics that is according to the criteria of the maximum CPI. No limit on TFAI is considered. Names of the students are to be recommended by the Department of Mathematics and Statistics.

SWAMI SIVANANDA MEMORIAL SCHOLARSHIP

Allotted to a student who is doing under graduation of a 4 or 5-year course from any stream that is according to the criteria on MCM-Donor. A total of four scholarships are awarded for this purpose.

SWAMINATHAN AND GARG SCHOLARSHIP

Allotted to a student who is doing under graduation of a 3rd year of a 4 or 5-year course from AE stream that is according to the criteria on MCM-Donor.

SY JAGATDAR SCHOLARSHIP

Allotted to a student who is graduating in the 4th year of a 4 or 5-year course from AE stream specializing in automotive engineering that is according to the criteria on MCM-Donor. Names of the students are to be suggested by the department head of ME.

TAPAN KUMAR & SAPANA BANDYOPADHYAY SCHOLARSHIP

Allotted to a student who is doing under graduation of a 4 or 5-year course from any stream that is according to the criteria on MCM-Donor.

TARUN SONDHI MEMORIAL SCHOLARSHIP

Allotted to a student who is doing under graduation of a 4 or 5-year course from any stream that is according to the criteria on MCM-Donor. Preference will be given to students from under graduation of the department of ME.

VASUDEO LAXMAN SAHASRABUDDHE VAIDYA SCHOLARSHIP

Allotted to a student who is doing under graduation of a 4 or 5-year course from any stream that is according to the criteria on MCM-Donor. CPI that is more than or equal to 8.0 is eligible. A total of two scholarships were awarded for the purpose one for the 3rd year and the second one for the students from the 4th year.

VIMAL MADAN MEMORIAL SCHOLARSHIP

Allotted to a student who is doing under graduation of a 4 or 5-year course from the CSE stream. The fellowship is provided in order of preference as listed below: 

A student who is physically handicapped irrespective of TFAI or gender.

  1. A student who is female and has obtained the lowest TFAI.

  2. Any student whose criteria for MCM-Donor are fulfilled and not from the  (1) or (2) above is recommended to be available.

Names of the students are to be suggested by the department head of CSE.

VINAY KAPOOR MEMORIAL SCHOLARSHIP

Allotted to a student who is doing under graduation of a 4 or 5-year course from any stream that is according to the criteria on MCM-Donor.

YASHODA YADAV SCHOLARSHIP

Allotted to a student who is doing under graduation of a 4 or 5-year course from any stream that is according to the criteria on MCM-Donor.

YOGENDRA NATH & SUSHMA GUPTA SCHOLARSHIP

Allotted to a student who is doing under graduation of a 4 or 5-year course from EE or CSE stream that is according to the criteria on MCM-Donor.

Class of 1968 Creative Research Proposal Prize

The best research that is creative and the proposal will be awarded the prize.

4th-year students who are undergraduates and 2nd-year students who is from post-graduation of any discipline or programme will be awarded the prize.

All those students who are pursuing the BTP/UGP or any undergraduate student or a group of students from the fourth year are eligible for the purpose.

For the students who are postgraduate, only MSc. - Ph.D. Dual Degree/ MS(R)/ M.Tech/ M.Des./ MBA/ Ph.D. will be eligible for consideration.

Only a scholarship wherein a student who has applied and is eligible for another scholarship can also avail of this particular scholarship.

The Committee appointed to provide scholarships of the institute will determine the criteria of grade points that is the CPI of a student that should be more than or equal to a particular score required and who needs to be eligible for the IIT Kanpur scholarship. A student cannot take more than one IIT Kanpur scholarship or financial aid in one academic year.

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Students Receiving Full Tuition Fee Reimbursement

UG (4 years): 2318/4089
PG (2 years): 38/115

Data Source: NIRF 2023

IIT Kanpur Admission

Indian Institute of Technology Kanpur (IITK) offers admissions at the undergraduate, postgraduate, and doctoral levels. Aspiring students can IIT Kanpur admission to various degree courses like BE/B.Tech, M.Sc, MBA, Ph.D and more. Admission at IIT Kanpur is done based on the performance of the candidate in the entrance examination.For IIT Kanpur UG admission, candidates must have valid JEE Advanced scores while for admission to the IIT Kanpur MBA course, students must have a valid CAT score. There are different entrance examinations for differe...
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IIT Kanpur Facilities

The IIT Kanpur(IITK) has a sprawling campus, spread over 420 hectares in Kalyanpur outskirts of Kanpur. IIT Kanpur provides in-campus education and has around 108 buildings on the campus which come up with facilities that are ultramodern for the students. IIT Kanpur facilities and infrastructure include academic blocks, hostels for accommodation of the students that are separate for boys and girls, library, canteen, sports grounds, auditorium, reading lounge, computer centre, central workshop, liquid helium facility, Virtual Instrument Cell, Ce...
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College Infrastructure: 4.4/5
Academics: 4.3/5
Placements: 4.3/5
Value for Money: 3.8/5
Campus Life: 4.4/5

Mt exprerience with out kanpur was memorable.

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College Infrastructure

All classrooms are well furnished with air-conditioners and high-speed Wi-Fi. There are other facilities also such as the library and labs. Labs are also well furnished with each student having their own PCs with an internet connection. Every hostel (PG boys) has a single room facility and has good mess food plus 12 hours canteen facility. Each hostel has its own medical facilities for minor concerns. Every hostel has a basketball, badminton, volleyball court and a lawn for other sports.

Amazing experience I have ever..

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Infrastructure of the college is very nice,Classrooms have projectors, switch boards, and good infrastructure. Hostel food is average. Canteen food will be better than a mess. We have a health centre open 24 hours a day, free of medicine and health insurance. Almost all games are available to play.

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Classrooms are big and have Wi-Fi, the library is e-digital and peaceful, and the labs are also big and well maintained by the staff. The hostel is good but the food is not that good, we have 24/7 medical facilities

Have a question related to IIT Kanpur ?

Hello,

As per the IIT Kanpur cutoff 2023, the Round 1 and the Last Round closing ranks for B. Tech. in Computer Science and Engineering were 215 and 238, respectively for the General All India category candidates, so a candidate scoring anything near this can expect IIT Kanpur.

Hope this helps you,

Thank you

https://www.careers360.com/university/indian-institute-of-technology-kanpur

Hello Aspirant,

There is no concept of getting a free seat in IITs . You need to clear jee advanced to get into these colleges . And you need to be under atleast 2-3k to get a good branch in these IITs in these colleges.

The cut offs although varies a bit depending upon the certain factors such as number of candidates appearing in the examination, previous year cutoffs and difficulty level of the paper.

what is the cutoff for MS admissions for ME at IIT Kanpur? i have 615 gate score and 66.68 btech%

Hello Siddharth,

Considering you as a general category candidate and as you want to take admission in IIT KANPUR for M.Tech in Mechanical Engineering so let me tell you that your all India rank should be under 3k only then you would be able to take admission in IIT Kanpur.

However the cut offs doesn't only depend on the difficulty level of the examination but it also depends on number of seats available in the college, previous year cut offs .

To get knowledge about the cut offs for previous years you can check out the link given below -

https://engineering.careers360.com/articles/gate-cutoff-for-iit-kanpur

IIT Kanpur Contact Address

Address:
Indian Institute of Technology Kanpur, Kalyanpur, Kanpur-208016, India

IIT Kanpur Frequently Asked Questions (FAQ's)

1: How is the IIT Kanpur campus?

IIT Kanpur has very beautiful, a self sustained, lush-green campus spread across 1055 acres with about 14,000 inhabitants including faculty members, students, staff and helping hands. All the facilities such as Book Club,Community Centre, Gliding Club, Gymnasium, Nursery, Swimming Pool, Staff Gymkhana, Visitors' Hostel, Women's Association, Bus Service, Lecture Hall Complex (L.H.C) Booking and Campus Transport and Equipment Handling Resources are available in the IIT Kanpur campus.

2: Is IIT Kanpur best IIT?

IIT Kanpur is one of the premier institutes for engineering in India. It ranked 4 in NIRF ranking 2023 (Engineering). IIT Kanpur has been ranked among the top 5 engineering institutes in the country over the past several decades.

3: What is IIT Kanpur famous for?

IIT Kanpur is famous for its exceptional research & development work and is a top choice for students for the Computer Science Engineering. IIT Kanpur was the first institute in India to offer Computer Science education. The earliest computer courses were started at IIT Kanpur in August 1963 on an IBM 1620 system.

4: Is IIT Kanpur government or private?

IIT Kanpur is a government college. IIT Kanpur has been esatblished by Governmen of India in 1959. The college has been ranked 4 in the engineering category by NIRF.

5: What was the IIT Kanpur cutoff for B.S Chemistry programme for general category candidates for the year 2021?

The opening and closing ranks for the B.S Chemistry programme for the year 2022 were 7043 and 9676 respectively. Every year the cutoff changes for each programme and each category.

6: What is the student-teacher ratio at IIT Kanpur?

The student-teacher ratio at the institute is 14:1.

7: Does IIT Kanpur provide hostel facilities?

Yes, the institute provides hostel facilities for both boys and girls students.

8: What is the NIRF Ranking for IIT Kanpur for the year 2023?

IIT Kanpur has been ranked 5th place in the overall category and 4th place in the engineering category while 23 as per NIRF 2023 report.

9: Is IIT Kanpur a government institute?

Yes, the Indian Institute of Technology, Kanpur is a government institute. The IIT Kanpur address is Kanpur, in Uttar Pradesh's Kalyanpur. 

10: Does IIT Kanpur have clubs and committees?

Yes, the institute has clubs and committees like Adventures Club, Joggers Club, Business Club, Insight360, Gliders Club, Robotics Club, etc.

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