IIT Kanpur - Indian Institute of Technology ,

What’s new at IIT Kanpur? JEE Main Session-I application window has been extended up to April 25, click here to know more. JEE Advanced 2022 exam date has been postponed. The exam will be now held on August 28. Additionally, JEE Advanced 2022 application form will be now released on August 7.

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IIT Kanpur Highlights 2022

The Indian Institute of Technology, Kanpur is one of the most prestigious institutes established by the Indian government. Founded in 1959, IIT Kanpur provides around 60 courses in five different fields at the undergraduate, postgraduate and doctoral levels. According to NIRF 2021, the institute is ranked 4 in Engineering. In the QS World University Rankings for 2020, IIT Kanpur was rated 277 globally. For research and academic endeavours, IIT Kanpur has collaborations/tie-ups with the majority of the world's leading institutes and universities like Imperial College of London, Deakin University, Melbourne School of Engineering, etc. The highest I

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IIT Kanpur Highlights 2022

The Indian Institute of Technology, Kanpur is one of the most prestigious institutes established by the Indian government. Founded in 1959, IIT Kanpur provides around 60 courses in five different fields at the undergraduate, postgraduate and doctoral levels. According to NIRF 2021, the institute is ranked 4 in Engineering. In the QS World University Rankings for 2020, IIT Kanpur was rated 277 globally. For research and academic endeavours, IIT Kanpur has collaborations/tie-ups with the majority of the world's leading institutes and universities like Imperial College of London, Deakin University, Melbourne School of Engineering, etc. The highest International and Domestic packages received during Phase 1 IIT Kanpur placements 2021-22 are 287,550 USD and INR 1.2 crore per annum, respectively. The table below contains the basic highlights of the Indian Institute of Technology Kanpur:

Particulars Statistics

Establishment year | Ownership type

1959 | Government

Also known as

IITK

Location

Kalyanpur, Kanpur

Campus size

1037 acre

Approval

AICTE

Accredited by

NAAC

Rankings

- Ranked 4 under Engineering category by NIRF 2021

- Ranked 5 among Indian Universities 2022

Types of scholarships offered

- Merit-cum-Means (MCM) Scholarships

- Donor Scholarships

- External Scholarships

- Sports Scholarships

Highest placement package (2021-22)

INR 1.2 crore per annum

Popular recruiters

Graviton Trading, QuantBox, Microsoft, etc.

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IIT Kanpur Admission: Which Course Are You Interested In?

IIT Kanpur offers around 95 different courses at the undergraduate, graduate, postgraduate, and doctoral levels. Undergraduate programmes at IITK are of three-year duration, postgraduate courses of three years and doctoral programmes are offered for two-year duration. IITK courses include BTech, BS, MTech, MS, MBA, MSc, PhD programmes as well as dual-degree programmes at bachelor’s, master's and PhD levels. IIT Kanpur courses are showcased in the table below along with their eligibility and total fee:

IIT Kanpur UG Courses
IIT Kanpur BTech Admission 2022
IIT Kanpur PG Courses
IIT Kanpur MTech Admission 2022
IIT Kanpur MBA Admission 2022
IIT Kanpur Integrated Courses
IIT Kanpur MSc+PhD Admission 2022
IIT Kanpur PhD Courses
IIT Kanpur PhD Admission 2022

For IIT Kanpur courses and fees 2022 in detail, click here

IIT Kanpur Cut off 2021

IIT Kanpur BTech cut off 2021 for Round 6 was released on November 21. A category-wise split of cutoffs with closing ranks from Round 6 of JoSAA Counselling 2021 along with Round 1 cut off ranks 2021 and last round (Round 6) cut off ranks of 2020 for Gender-Neutral candidates seeking BTech admission at IIT Kanpur are provided in the table below:

IIT Kanpur Cutoff for BTech: General Category

Specialisation

2021 (Round 6)

2021 (Round 1)

2020 (Last Round)

Aerospace Engineering 

3809 3578

4165

Biological Sciences and Bioengineering 

6837 6596

7041

Chemical Engineering 

4063 3767

3892

Civil Engineering 

5648 5093

5273

Computer Science and Engineering

216 213

239

Electrical Engineering

1297 1256

1179

Materials Science and Engineering

6105 5690

5875

Mechanical Engineering 

2823 2674

2542

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IIT Kanpur Placements 2021

The Indian Institute of Technology, Kanpur has created a separate branch called the Students' Placement Office that is entirely responsible for IIT Kanpur placements (SPO). A total of 1,041 students have been placed and more than 287 companies visited the campus during phase 1 IIT Kanpur placements 2021-22. The key highlights of IIT Kanpur placements 2021-22 are presented in the below-mentioned table:

Particulars

Statistics (2021-22)

No. of companies participated

287+

No. of placement offers

1,300

No. of offers accepted 

1,100

No. of PPOs

207

No. of PPOs accepted

156

No. of students placed

1,041

Highest International package

287,550 USD

Highest Domestic package

INR 1.2 crore per annum

Top recruiters

Graviton, ICICI Bank, Microsoft, Rubrik

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IIT Kanpur Scholarships 2022

IIT Kanpur scholarships are offered to meritorious students. Some of the popular IITK scholarships are listed below:

  • Scholarships from Donors: Donor Scholarships are awarded by the institute to deserving and needy students. A total of 115 scholarships were awarded in that year.
  • Scholarship for Free Basic Mess: Students who fall into the category (SC/ST) with parents' annual income of less than 4.5 lakh can apply for this award. This scholarship provides students with a free basic meal bill as well as a pocket allowance.

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IIT Kanpur Infrastructure

IIT Kanpur provides various facilities to its students including, a library, sports complex, and cafeteria. The college also has boys' and girls' hostels and also has various labs for the students. In addition to this, the institute also air-conditioned classrooms, and a gym and it also provides a shuttle service to its students.

IIT Kanpur vs Other IITs - Which is better?

College Name NIRF Rankings 2021 Highest Domestic Package Highest International Package
IIT Kanpur 4 INR 1.2 crore per annum INR 2.8 crore per annum
IIT Bombay 3 INR 1 crore per annum INR 2.05 crore per annum
IIT Delhi 2

INR 1 Crore per annum

INR 2 crore per annum
IIT BHU 14 INR 45 lakh per annum INR 2.05 crore per annum
IIT Kharagpur 5 - INR 2.40 crore per annum

Note: The data represented above are based on the latest year data available.

IIT Kanpur Notable Alumni

The alumni of IIT Kanpur are placed across various sectors such as Engineering, Business Development, Marketing, Human Resources, Programme & Product Management, among others. Apart from this, IIT Kanpur's alumni have also represented the country nationally and internationally as social workers and entrepreneurs. Some of the notable alumni of IIT Kanpur are as follows:

Alumni Name Alumni Degree
Arvind Krishna is an Indian-American business executive serving as the Chairman and CEO of IBM. 
BTech (Electrical Engineering)
Mukesh Bansal is an Indian businessman who founded the Indian fashion e-commerce company Myntra and currently serves as the CEO of Myntra.
BTech (Computer Science)
Nagavara Ramarao Narayana Murthy is an Indian billionaire businessman. He is the founder of Infosys and has been the chairman, chief executive officer (CEO), president, and chief mentor of the company.
Master's degree
Prakash Bare is an Indian theatre and film actor focusing on Malayalam, English and other south Indian language productions.
Master's degree (Microelectronics)
Lalit Jalan is the Advisor & former Chief Executive Officer of Reliance Infrastructure, part of the Reliance Anil Dhirubhai Ambani Group (ADAG), one of India's largest corporate houses.
BTech (Electrical Engineering)

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What's new at IIT Kanpur? JEE Main Session-I application window has been extended up to April 25, click here to know more. JEE Advanced 2022 exam date has been postponed. The exam will be now held on August 28. Additionally, JEE Advanced 2022 application form will be now released on August 7. Also,IIT Kanpur applications are currently open for July 2022 batch for the PG and Diploma courses, namely MTech, MS, PhD, MDes and DIIT. Check details here. NTA has rescheduled the JEE Main 2022 exam dates for sessions 1 and 2 exams. JEE Mains 2022 session 1 exam will now be held from June 20 to 29 while the session 2 exam will be conducted from July 21 to 30. JEE Advanced 2022 exam is scheduled for July 3.

IIT Kanpur admission 2022 is completely entrance-based. Students are selected base

Exams Conducted by Institute

11 Sep ' 22 - 12 Sep ' 22

AAT 2022 Registration Dates

14 Sep ' 22

AAT 2022 Exam Date

IIT Kanpur Cut Offs

What's new regarding the IIT Kanpur Cutoff 2021? Joint Seat Allocation Authority (JoSAA) Round-1 seat allotment results were announced on October 27 followed by Round 2, 3, 4, 5 and 6 cutoffs as OR and CR on November 8, November 12, November 16, November 19 and November 21 respectively. 

IIT Kanpur cutoff 2021 is the minimum rank required in JEE Advanced to be eligible for admission to the institute. JEE Advanced qualified candidates who have registered themselves for JoSAA Counselling 2021 before October 25 will be allotted seats based on their choice of course and colleges. Stay tuned to this page for upcoming IIT Kanpur cutoffs that are yet to be announced by JoSAA.

Latest Updates

  • November 21, 2021: IIT Kanpur 6th Round opening and closing ranks are released by JoSAA. 
  • November 19, 2021: IIT Kanpur 5th Round opening and closing ranks are released by JoSAA. 
  • November 16, 2021: IIT Kanpur 4th Round opening and closing ranks are released by JoSAA.
  • October 11, 2021: JoSAA has released the complete cut off 2021 schedule. Check here

IIT Kanpur BTech Cutoff 2021

IIT Kanpur BTech cut off 2021 for Round 6

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IIT Kanpur Fees and Eligibility
CoursesTotal tuition Fees Eligibility
B.E. / B.Tech(8 Courses)
INR 8.38 L
(for 4 years)
B.Sc.(8 Courses)
INR 8.38 L
(for 4-5 years)
M.E./M.Tech(27 Courses)
INR 44.15 K - 1.71 L
(for 2 years)
Graduation : 55-65 %
Exams : GATE
M.Sc.(30 Courses)
INR 44.15 K - 1.12 L
(for 2-5 years)
Graduation : 55-75 %
MBA/PGDM(3 Courses)
INR 3.6 L - 13.5 L
(for 1 year-2 years)
10+2 : 60 %
Graduation : 60 %
Exams : CATGATE
Ph.D.(22 Courses)
INR 48.55 K
(for 3-5 years)
M.Des(1 Courses)
INR 77 K
(for 2 years)
Exams : CEED
IIT Kanpur Rankings

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Overall Rating (Out of 5)

4.7

Based on 187 Verified Reviews

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Placements
4.6
Infrastructure
4.8
Faculty & Course Curriculum
4.5
Crowd & Campus Life
4.8
Value for Money
4.8
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Usha Ch | B.Tech. in Civil Engineering - Batch of 2024
Reviewed on 14 Sep 2021
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4.8
Placements 5 Infrastructure 4 Faculty & Course Curriculum 5 Crowd & Campus Life 5 Value for Money 5
I am satisfied with the quality of education only if it is offline.

Placements: Around 81% of students are placed in civil engineering. The highest salary package offered is around 45 LPA, and the lowest salary package offered is around 5 LPA. The average salary package offered is 20 LPA. The top recruiting companies are Amazon, Zomato, American Express, Infosys, etc. Almost 80% of applied students got internships, and the companies were Uber, Tata, and GRM. The project manager is the top role in our course.

Infrastructure: Facilities and infrastructure are excellent as heard from our senio...

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Harsh Kumar Pandey | B.Tech. in Electrical Engineering - Batch of 2024
Reviewed on 13 Jul 2021
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5.0
Placements 5 Infrastructure 5 Faculty & Course Curriculum 5 Crowd & Campus Life 5 Value for Money 5
IIT Kanpur is an ideal place for you to explore whatever field you are interested in.

Placements: IIT Kanpur is one of the top engineering colleges across India, and it is known for its extremely good placements. In 2020, in spite of the COVID pandemic, the highest domestic salary package offered was more than that of the previous year. The highest international salary package offered is 1.47 crores per annum. Overall, placements in our college are very good.

Infrastructure: IIT Kanpur has an extremely large campus of about 1050 acres with many facilities. Our college provides huge lecture halls, large field...

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Kavya Jalan | B.Tech. in Computer Science and Engineering - Batch of 2024
Reviewed on 26 Jun 2021
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4.8
Placements 5 Infrastructure 5 Faculty & Course Curriculum 5 Crowd & Campus Life 5 Value for Money 4
IIT Kanpur is the place, where dreams come true.

Placements: The college has a high placement percentage. The highest international package offered is around 1.5 Crores per annum, and the domestic package is around 60 LPA. The average package offered is around 15 LPA. Various domestic and international companies come for placements, which include like Google, Microsoft etc. The students can also apply for internships starting from the first year itself.

Infrastructure: The college has Wi-Fi, an air-conditioned library, and classrooms with great facilities. The college has...

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Ayush Agrawal | B.Tech. in Civil Engineering - Batch of 2024
Reviewed on 15 Jun 2021
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4.2
Placements 4 Infrastructure 4 Faculty & Course Curriculum 4 Crowd & Campus Life 5 Value for Money 4
Our college has a really vast campus and good infrastructure.

Placements: Most of the students who apply for placements get a decent salary package from here. Nearly 85% of the students were placed in 2020 from here. The highest salary package offered was 1.5 crores per annum. Major companies like Google, Godrej Industries, Goldman Sachs, etc., were a few top recruiting companies here.

Infrastructure: There is a 24x7 Wi-Fi facility here. The laboratories and the classrooms are very much digitalised and can accommodate huge batches of up to 500 students. IIT Kanpur has one of the huges...

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Gaurav Kumar Meena | B.Tech. in Mechanical Engineering - Batch of 2024
Reviewed on 28 May 2021
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4.4
Placements 5 Infrastructure 4 Faculty & Course Curriculum 5 Crowd & Campus Life 5 Value for Money 3
Our college performance at present is excellent.

Placements: Almost 92% of the students got placed in companies. The highest salary package offered is 65 LPA, and the average salary package offered is 12 LPA. Students require to score 8 CGPA to get an internship. Companies offered jobs to students who are intelligent and also have good skills, and they also check human behaviour.

Infrastructure: Facilities are excellent in IIT Kanpur. Our college focuses on all students, and Wi-Fi is of very good quality. Classrooms are in good condition, and the library is well-decorated...

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IIT Kanpur Scholarships

Merit-cum-Means (MCM) Scholarships:

The Institute gives Merit-cum-Means (MCM) Scholarships to meritorious and needy students. Details and Criteria are given below:

An undergraduate (UG) student in the 4-year, 5-year, or 2-year M.Sc. program can receive the MCM scholarship subject to the following criteria/conditions:

1) Up to 25% of the students in a batch may be awarded the MCM scholarship. From the total number of MCM Scholarships available in each batch, 20% shall be reserved for students belonging to the SC/ST category. The SC/ST students are not to be compared with the GN/OBC students.
2) The MCM scholarships unutilized in a batch may be transferred to another batch. Similarly, the MCM scholarships unutilized in SC/ST category may be transferred to other category students.
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IIT Kanpur Highlights
  • IIT Kanpur has ranked 4th in the NIRF Rankings 2021 in the Engineering category
  • The institute has signed MoUs with multiple institutes from around the world for Academic & Research purposes
IIT Kanpur Infrastructure/Facilities
  • Library
    Cafeteria
    Hostel
    Sports Complex
    Gym
    Hospital / Medical Facilities
    Wi-Fi Campus
    Shuttle Service
    Auditorium
    A/C Classrooms
    Convenience Store
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IIT Kanpur FAQs

Q. Is IIT Kanpur government or a private institute?

A. IIT Kanpur is a public technical and research institute, which was established by the Indian Government.

Q. What is the total course fee for the BTech programme at IIT Kanpur?

A. The total course fee for the BTech programme at IIT Kanpur is INR 9,14,000.

Q. How is the IIT Kanpur campus?

A. IIT Kanpur is located in Kalyanpur, on the outskirts of Kanpur, on a 1037 acre campus. IITK has 108 buildings on campus that equip students with cutting-edge facilities.

Q. Is there a hostel facility available at IIT Kanpur?

A. Yes, IIT Kanpur provides hostel facilities at the campus that are separate for both boys and girls along with all the required basic amenities.

Q. Where is IIT Kanpur located?

A.IITK is located at Kalyanpur, Kanpur.

Q. What all facilities are available at IIT Kanpur?

A. The campus has facilities like library, hostel for boys and girls, seminar halls, computer lab, auditorium plaza, sports grounds, ATM and sports grounds.

Q. How are placements at IIT Kanpur?

A. According to media reports, a total of 1062 offers were till Day 8 of Phase 1 IIT Kanpur placements 2021-22 out of which 885 offers were accepted.

Q. Who are the topmost recruiters of IIT Kanpur?

A. Some of the top recruiters that showed active participation during 2021 placements include Graviton Trading, QuantBox, Microsoft, Google, ICICI Bank, Infosys, Deloitte, etc.

Q. What is the admission criteria for BTech admissions at IIT Kanpur?

A. Admissions for BTech programmes at IIT Kanpur are done on the basis of JEE Main and JEE Advanced scores followed by JoSAA Counselling.

Q. Which entrance exam do I need to qualify for MBA admissions at IIT Kanpur?

A. CAT scores are accepted by IIT Kanpur for MBA admissions.

Q. Does IIT Kanpur offer scholarships to its students?

A. IIT Kanpur offers Merit-cum-Means (MCM) scholarships, Donor Scholarships and other scholarships to meritorious students.

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What is the required score in JEE Mains exam to secure a rank under 10,000? How should I study for the same?

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Mallika Ahuja

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13 hours ago

You can check out the following for more information -https://www.shiksha.com/college/iit-kanpur-indian-institute-of-technology-25116.

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Vinay kr Pandey

Guide-Level 15

14 hours ago

For getting a rank under the badge of 10000 in JEE Mains in Common Rank List, you need at least 180 marks or more than that out of 360 to be in safer hands. If you found it useful then upvote or thumbs up my answer. Good luck.

List of engineering college which offers aerospace engineering BE/B.Tech with fees details.

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Group Captain Vinayak Deodhar

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2 weeks ago

Hello Rutu, I am attaching a link that will give you all the required information. https://www.shiksha.com/engineering/colleges/b-tech-in-aerospace-engineering-colleges-india
Best wishes to you.

I want to know about the latest cutoff information for M.Tech. in Industrial and Management Engineering at IIT Kanpur.

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Scholar-Level 18

2 months ago

Hello Satya Karmakar, i am attaching a link that will give you all the required information.
https://www.shiksha.com/college/iit-kanpur-indian-institute-of-technology-25116/cutoff-gate
Best wishes to you.

What is the fees at IIT Kanpur for B.Tech?

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Ishan Aditya

Contributor-Level 10

2 months ago

Hlo Shivam, The total fees for B.Tech at IIT Kanpur is around 9.14 lacs for 4 years.

I want to know about the latest cutoff information for Ph.D. in Materials Science and Engineering at IIT Kanpur?

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