Department of Industrial & Management Engineering - IIT Kanpur

Department of Industrial & Management Engineering IIT Kanpur | Top B-Schools in India

The Department of Industrial & Management Engineering
is one of the early institutes in India to realize the power of uniting the education of engineering and management.

More commonly known as IME, it is a part of prestigious Indian Institute of Technology (IIT), Kanpur. IME was established in 1974 and offers a variety of activities ranging from teaching and consultancy to research, MDPs and public sector projects.

Offering a vast green campus spread over 1000 acres, DIME, Kanpur, houses a well-stocked library, open-air theatre, language lab, railway reservation counter, banks, health centre and two computer labs with 390 computers and Internet speed of 2GBPS.


The institute offers M.Tech, MBA and PhD programs. The MBA from IIT Kanpur is a two-year full-time course, spread across four semesters. Along with mandatory specializations and study of electives, the course also includes a summer internship program.

Offers specializations in,

  • Operations
  • Marketing
  • Systems
  • Finance
  • Manufacturing
  • Service Management

The total course fees for studying MBA from IIT Kanpur is Rs. 2.4 lakh.

Admission Procedure

For IIT Kanpur MBA admission 2018, one has to make sure that the entire eligibility criteria is met. Following are the admission conditions for general candidates:

  1. More than 65% aggregate marks in class 10th and 12th

  2. Must have Mathematics as a subject in class 12th.

  3. The candidate must be an engineering graduate with more than 55% aggregate marks (or CPI of 5.5).

  4. CAT 2017 score of 85 percentile and more.

Concession of ten marks is given in eligibility criteria for SC/ST students. Candidates in the final year of graduation are also eligible to apply and get provisional admission on the condition that all the requirements will be fulfilled at the time of joining.

The final selections for IIT Kanpur MBA admission 2018 are made on the basis of group discussion (GD) and a personal interview (PI).

  • Group Discussion and Personal Interview schedule: Yet to be announced
  • Declaration of Results and List of Selected Candidate: Yet to be announced

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Department of Industrial & Management Engineering IIT Kanpur | Top B-Schools in India


The placement prospects on completion of MBA from IIT Kanpur are great.

  • Cognizant
  • Accenture
  • Deloitte
  • HP
  • BHEL
  • TCS
  • KPMG
  • Essar
  • Gail
  • IBM
  • Infosys
  • Genpact
  • Satyam

The average package offered is Rs.9.3 lakh and the highest package is Rs 13.8 lakh.

Also read: Top 100 MBA colleges in India - 2017 Ranking

Contact Information

IME - IIT Kanpur Contact Details
Professor Rahul Varman Head, Industrial & Management Engineering
Indian Institute of Technology Kanpur
Kanpur - 208016
Telephone: 91-512-259 7376
Fax: 91-512-259 7553
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