IIT Kanpur - Admission
Admission to different programmes offered at Indian Institute of Technology Kanpur (IITK) is made on the basis of entrance examinations.The IITK admission council accepts the percentile score/rank obtained by a candidate as a basic standard to call a candidate for Interview/Group Discussion/Counseling etc. However,the final admission is made on the basis of overall performance of a candidate in entrance examination/group discussion/interview/counseling etc.
A building at IIT Kanpur. Picture courtesy: https://en.wikipedia.org
IIT Kanpur accepts the scores of following entrance examinations for admission into various courses-
Joint Entrance Examination (JEE)
Admission to all Undergraduate Programmes (B .Tech.) are made through the Joint Entrance Examination (JEE). Click here for the details.
Joint Admission Test to M.Sc.(JAM)
Joint Admission Test to M.Sc.(JAM) is conducted by the Indian Institute of Technologies – IITs for admission to Master of Science ( M.Sc.) and other post–B.Sc. programmes offered at the 7 different Indian Institutes of Technology (IITs). In a given academic year, any one of the 7 IITs take the responsibility for the conduct of JAM test.
Graduate Aptitude Test in Engineering (GATE)
Graduate Aptitude Test in Engineering is an All-India Examination conducted by the Indian Institute of Science (IISc), Bangalore and the seven Indian Institutes of Technology (IIT’s). Admission to ME and MTech programs largely depends upon GATE percentile score.
Joint Management Entrance Test (JMET ) is the first step in the process of admission to the two year full time Postgraduate Degree Programmes in Management offered by the IITs. JMET is only a qualifying examination. Candidates have to apply separately to the Institutes of their choice. For details click here.
Indian Institute of Technology Kanpur
Pin - 208016
Telephone No. : 0512-259 7220
Telephone No. : 0512-259 7242
Telephone No. : 0512-259 7258
Telephone No. : 0512-2597808, 2590465
Fax : 0512-2590465
E-Mail : [email protected]
Assistant Registrar (Legal & Coordination)
Telephone No.: 0512-2597261, 2597728
Telephone No. : 0512-2597620
Fax : 0512-2590465
National Wind Tunnel Facility
Telephone No. : 0512-2597843, 2597293, 2597226(O)
Fax : 0512- 2597843
Telephone No. : 0512-2597792, 22597476
Fax : 0512-2597264
E-mail: [email protected]
The largest industrial town of Uttar Pradesh is well connected with all the modes of transport viz the Railways, Roadways and the Airways.
How to Reach IIT Kanpur
To know your train to Kanpur click onto the Trains
To have a rough idea of the distance you need to cover on your way to Kanpur click on the Distance Chart
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IIT Kanpur Fees and Fellowship
Fees for admission to different IIT Kanpur programs Fellowships for eligible candidates are given in this section.
|One time payment||2150|
|Payable every semester||18312|
|Refundable caution deposit||4000|
|Total fees payable at the time of admission||24542|
(I) Endowment for UG Scholarships :
- Minimum Rs. 1000/- pm for 10 months
- Merit-cum-means (minimum CPI)
- Academic excellence (CPI and No Income Limit)
- Academic Excellence in particular department (CPI and No Income Limit)
- Fellowship :
- Minimum Rs. 10000/- pm for entire year.
- Minimum Rs. 2000/- pm (research support) on top of Institute scholarship.
- International Travel Scholarship (to partially support participation in International Conferences, etc.).
Criteria : To be decided by the Senate Scholarships & Prizes Committee from time to time.
(III) Amount of Donation
Recommended endowment corpus to be given by donor = 20 times the annual value of scholarship.
This assumes 5% rate of return on investment. If rate of return is higher, the excess amount will be reinvested with corpus.
The amount of scholarship will be reviewed by Senate Scholarships & Prizes Committee from time to time.