Indian Institute of Technology Kanpur Admission to Ph.D. , M.Tech., M.Des. , M.Sc Programmes

Name of Institute / University

Indian Institute of Technology Kanpur

Courses Offered

Applications are invited from Indian citizens for admission for the session commencing from July 2010 in the following programmes:

M.Tech. & Ph.D (Engineering): • Aerospace• Biological Sciences & Bio-Engg • Chemical • Civil • Computer Science & Engg • Electrical • industrial and Management Engg (all areas of Management) • Materials Science & Engg. • Materials Science Prog. • Mechanical • Nuclear Engg and Technology Prog.

Ph.D. (SCIENCES): • Chemistry • Mathematics & Statistics • Physics Ph.D. (HUMANITIES & SOCIAL SCIENCES): • Economics • English (Literature and Linguistics)• Philosophy • Psychology • Sociology

M.Tech. : • Environmental Engineering & Management • Laser Technology

M. Des.: • Design


For Ph.D. (Engineering): M.Tech. / M.E./ M.Sc.(Engg.) degree in the respective or allied area. The candidates with Bachelors degree in Engineering/ Technology or Masters degree in Sciences in an allied area with exceptional academic record and possessing a valid GATE score may also apply. For Ph.D. in BSBE, candidates with MBBS, B. Phama or M. Pharma Degree may also apply. Candidates with Masters degree in Management may apply for Ph.D. in industrial and Management Engineering (IME).

For Ph.D. (Science & HSS): M.Sc./M.A. degree in respective or allied area with a valid GATE / UGC/CSIR score.

M.Tech.: B.Tech. / B.E./B.Sc.(Engg.)/ M.Sc. in respective or allied area with a valid GATE/UGC/CSIR score; B.Tech. graduates from llTs with an overall minimum CGPA of 6.5 and a CGPA of 8.0 during the last two semesters in B.Tech. may also apply (such candidates will, however, be not entitled for institute Assistantship if CGPA is below 8.0).

For M.Tech. in Biological Sciences and Bio Engineering, candidates with MBBS or B.Pharma Degree are also considered. Eligibility for a specialization within a Department may depend on the candidates choice of test paper in GATE.

M.Des.: A Bachelors degree in Engineering, Design or Architecture with a valid GATE/CEED score.

How To Apply

Application forms and detailed information can be obtained free of charge from the Assistant Registrar (Academic), IIT Kanpur, Kanpur - 208 016 personally or by sending the request for the same along with a self addressed and stamped (Rs.30) cloth lined envelope of 23 cm X 17 cm with a clear identification for the programme applied on.

Separate application must be sent for each programme.
Last date for postal requestsfor application forms and information Brochure is April 09, 2010. Forms can be obtained personally from the Academic Section up to April 16, 2010.

Photocopies or forms downloaded from the website are also acceptable. The Application form and information Brochure will be madeavailable from 15th March, 2010.

Contact Details

Address: Assistant Registrar (Academic), IIT Kanpur, Kanpur - 208 016
Tel: 0512-259 7470, 7412, 7304

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