Indian Institute of Technology, Kanpur or IIT Kanpur was established in 1959. It offers various UG, PG, Integrated and Research courses in Engineering, Science, Management, and Design. IIT Kanpur offers B.Tech, B.S under UG domain and M.Tech, M.Sc, MS (by Research), M.Des, MBA, Integrated Ph.D programs under PG domain.
- Admission for the B.Tech and BS program is done through JEE Advanced followed by JoSSA counselling.
- Candidates must have a minimum aggregate of 75% during HSC level to be eligible for admission.
- After the successful completion of Counselling process, candidates will have to report at IIT K for document submission, fee payment and confirmation of seat procedures.
- Admission into M.Tech program will be granted on the basis of a valid GATE Score.
- Seats allocation in M.Sc program will be done on the basis of IIT JAM score.
- Admission to MBA at IIT Kanpur will be granted on the basis of CAT score.
IIT Kanpur is currently ranked 5th amongst the top Engineering Colleges in India by NIRF-2019, leaving IIT Roorkee and IIT Guwahati behind. The World University Rankings by Times Higher Education has ranked IIT Kanpur under top 251-300 Engineering Colleges, globally.
According to latest reports, there has been a 41% surge in the number of Ph.D awardees at IIT Kanpur. This makes IIT Kanpur the 5th institution in the country after Bombay, Delhi Kharagpur and Madras Campuses, to produce maximum Ph.D Degree holders.
IIT Kanpur is famous for its Research Projects and Opportunities, Ratified Academic System, Reputed Alumni Base and Positive Placement figures. Speaking about placements, IIT Kanpur has made an 85+ placement turnover with over 900+ job offers. Check IIT Kanpur Placements.
The Cutoff for various Entrance exams are given below, You can also check IIT Kanpur Cutoff here.
The majority of domestic companies were from IT, BFSI and Consulting firms recruited the IIT-K grads and post grads last year. A total of 142 students bagged job offers in a single day, making itself unique against the contemporary IITs.
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IIT Kanpur Admission Highlights 2020
|Institute Name||Indian Institute of Technology (IIT), Kanpur|
|Basic Admission Criteria||Entrance Examination|
|Name of entrance||B.Tech, B.S: JEE Main & Advanced followed by JoSSA Counselling|
|M.Tech., M.S, Ph.D.: GATE followed by CCMT Counselling|
|M.Sc.: IIT-JAM followed by CCMN Counselling|
|MBA: CAT followed by Written Test and PI|
|M.Des: CEED followed by Written Test and PI|
|Ph.D: GATE followed by Written Test and PI|