IIT Kanpur Admission 2022: Application Process, Eligibility, Courses & Fee ,

Get Admission and Placement Updates about IIT Kanpur

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 based on various national-level entrance exams like JEE Main, JEE Advanced, GATE, etc. Indian Institute of Technology (IIT Kanpur) offers a range of undergraduate, postgraduate, and doctoral courses in Engineering, Management, Science, Humanities & Social Sciences, and Design. The mode of application for all the courses offered at IITK is online. Admission at IIT Kanpur is entrance exam-based. 

Attend our session to get tips on How to Prepare for JEE Main and Advanced on May 20th at 5.00 PM.

Limited Seats, Register Now!

IIT Kanpur Admission Dates 2022

The key dates related to IIT Kanpur admission 2022 dates are given below:

UPCOMING EVENTS

CEED scorecard available for download

ONGOING

12 Mar '22 -

14 Jun '22

JEE Main 2022 Session 1 exam

20 Jun '22 -

29 Jun '22

JEE Main 2022 Session 2 exam

21 Jul '22 -

30 Jul '22

Registration for JEE (Advanced) 2022

7 Aug '22 -

11 Aug '22

JEE (Advanced) 2022 Exam Date

28 Aug '22

PAST EVENTS

JEE Main registration session 2

8 Apr '22 -

3 May '22

Last date for JEE Main session 1 registration

5 Apr '22 -

25 Apr '22

IIT-JAM result date

22 Mar '22

DFP-Banner

IIT Kanpur UG Admission 2022 

IIT Kanpur offers two undergraduate courses, namely BTech and BSc. The duration of these courses is four years each. The institute considers the scores of various national-level entrance exams for admission to all the UG courses. Check out the information on the admission process of UG courses by clicking on the respective links:

IIT Kanpur BTech Admission 2022 IIT Kanpur BSc Admission 2022

IIT Kanpur PG Admission 2022 

IIT Kanpur offers four full-time postgraduate programmes in Engineering, Science, Management, and Design. The duration of all the postgraduate courses offered at IIT Kanpur is two years each. Admission to all the PG courses is entrance exam-based. Check out the information on the admission process of all PG courses by clicking on the respective links:

IIT Kanpur MTech Admission 2022 IIT Kanpur MSc Admission 2022
IIT Kanpur MBA Admission 2022 IIT Kanpur MDes Admission 2022

IIT Kanpur Integrated PG Admission 2022 

Apart from the regular degree programmes, IIT Kanpur also offers on integrated PG programme, namely Master of Science- Doctor of Philosophy (MSc+PhD). Admission to this programme is entrance exam-based. Candidates seeking admission to the MSc+PhD Dual Degree programme can check out other admission related details by clicking on the link given below:

IIT Kanpur MSc+PhD Admission 2022

IIT Kanpur PhD Admission 2022 

At the doctoral level, IIT Kanpur offers a regular PhD programme in different specialisations of Engineering, Management, Humanities & Social Sciences, Science, and Design. The institute also offers a Master of Science by Research (MS-R) programme at the doctoral level. For more details around PhD admission, candidates can click on the link given below:

IIT Kanpur PhD Admission 2022 IIT Kanpur MS by Research Admission 2022

IIT Kanpur Dual Degree Admission 2022

Apart from the regular UG programmes, IIT Kanpur offers several Dual Degree programmes in Engineering and Science. Under these programmes, BTech is combined with another programme in Engineering, Design, Science, or Management. The students registered in BTech or BS/ BSc programmes have the option to change to one of the following dual degree programmes: 

Dual Degree Programmes 

BTech + MTech (same department)

BTech + MTech (different department)

BTech + MS

BTech + MBA

BTech + MDes

BS + MS (same department)
BS + MS (other department) BS + MTech
BS + MDes BS + MBA

For details around the admission process for all these courses, read here:

IIT Kanpur Dual Degree Admission 2022

IIT Kanpur Accepted Entrance Exams 2022 

Although merit in the last qualifying examination is the basic eligibility for all the UG, PG, and doctoral courses offered at IIT Kanpur, admission to these programmes is based on the scores obtained by the applicants in various entrance exams conducted at the national level. The table below lists the entrance exams accepted by IIT Kanpur for admission to various courses:

Course Name Accepted Entrance Exams
BTech, BSc JEE Main + JEE Advanced
MTech GATE
MSc IIT-JAM
MBA CAT
MDes CEED
PhD GATE/ JRF/ NET/ JEST/ CSIR- NET JRF/ COGJET/ CAT/ GMAT/ CEED

Quick Links

IIT Kanpur Placements Students reviews - IIT Kanpur QnA - IIT Kanpur

IIT Kanpur Admission FAQs

Q. How many courses does IIT Kanpur offer?

A. IIT Kanpur offers nine UG, PG, and doctoral courses, including BTech, BSc, MTech, MSc, MBA, MDes, MSc+PhD, MS by Research, and PhD. The institute also offers several integrated courses for candidates willing to change their course. 

Q. Which entrance exam does IIT Kanpur consider for UG admission?

A. IIT Kanpur considers the scores of JEE Advanced for admission to UG courses, namely BTech and BSc. 

Q. How many specialisations does IIT Kanpur offer in BTech?

A. IIT Kanpur offers eight specialisations in BTech, including Aerospace Engineering, Computer Science & Engineering, Chemical Engineering, and Mechanical Engineering.

Q. Which specialisations does IIT Kanpur offer in BSc (or BS)?

A. IIT Kanpur offers a full-time BS (or BSc) programme of four-year duration in six specialisations, namely Chemistry, Statistics & Data Science, Mathematics & Scientific Computing, Physics, Earth Sciences, and Economics.

Q. How can I apply for MTech at IIT Kanpur?

A. To apply for MTech offered at IIT Kanpur, you must have a bachelor's degree with a minimum of 60% aggregate and have a valid GATE score. Further, you must visit the official website of the institute and submit an application to be considered for the programme. 

Q. What is the requirement for MBA admission at IIT Kanpur?

A. For admission to the MBA programme offered at IIT Kanpur, candidates must have a bachelor's degree with a minimum of 65% aggregate (or equivalent 6.5 CPI) and a valid CAT score.

Q. What is the total fee for MBA at IIT Kanpur?

A. The total fee for the MBA programme offered at IIT Kanpur is INR 3.02 lakh.

Q. What is the seat intake for MSc+PhD Dual degree offered at IIT Kanpur?

A. IIT Kanpur has a seat intake or 20 for MSc+PhD Dual degree.

Q. Which entrance exam does IIT Kanpur consider for MDes admission?

A. IIT Kanour considers the sore of CEED for admission to the MDes programme.

Interested in this Course ?

Reviews (Showing 5 of 205 reviews)

Overall Rating (Out of 5)

4.7

Based on 187 Verified Reviews

Distribution of Rating

Component Ratings (Out of 5)
Placements
4.6
Infrastructure
4.8
Faculty & Course Curriculum
4.5
Crowd & Campus Life
4.8
Value for Money
4.8
The Verified badge indicates that the reviewer's details have been verified by Shiksha, and reviewers are bona fide students of this college. These reviews and ratings have been given by students. Shiksha does not endorse the same. Out of 205 published reviews, 187 reviews are verified.
Read reviews that mention
Placement CellRecruiting CompaniesCTC OfferedAverage Package OfferedTop CompaniesInternshipsHighest Package OfferedRoles OfferedPercentage of Batch PlacedPlacement TrainingCourse Curriculum DesignTop FacultyTeaching ExperienceFaculty Easily ApproachableQuality educationIndustry ExposureSupportive FacultyKnowledge SharingBeautiful CampusHostel AvailableAir Conditioned CampusCanteen and cafeteriaLibraryWell equiped Class RoomsTop InfrastructureSports FacilitySports FestivalEvents OrganisedCultural FestivalTechnical FestivalsView All
Very PositivePositiveNeutralNegativeVery Negative
U
Usha Ch | B.Tech. in Civil Engineering - Batch of 2024
Reviewed on 14 Sep 2021
Verified
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...

Was this review helpful YesNo  
H
Harsh Kumar Pandey | B.Tech. in Electrical Engineering - Batch of 2024
Reviewed on 13 Jul 2021
Verified
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...

Was this review helpful YesNo  
K
Kavya Jalan | B.Tech. in Computer Science and Engineering - Batch of 2024
Reviewed on 26 Jun 2021
Verified
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...

Was this review helpful YesNo  
A
Ayush Agrawal | B.Tech. in Civil Engineering - Batch of 2024
Reviewed on 15 Jun 2021
Verified
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...

Was this review helpful YesNo  
G
Gaurav Kumar Meena | B.Tech. in Mechanical Engineering - Batch of 2024
Reviewed on 28 May 2021
Verified
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...

Was this review helpful YesNo  
View All Reviews

News & Updates

Popular NewsLatest News

Comments

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

Reply to Shivshakti Srivastava

6726726
Sajal Jain

Contributor-Level 9

6 days ago

You need to secure 155 marks atleast.

k

khushal .

Contributor-Level 6

2 months ago

200 Marks is a safe score,
You can study by-
1) Make a timetable
2) Do multiple revision
3) Revise by questions.

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

Reply to Rutu

35870199
Group Captain Vinayak Deodhar

Scholar-Level 18

a week 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.

Reply to Satya Karmakar

40040475
Group Captain Vinayak Deodhar

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?

Reply to Shivam dafade

40821523
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?

Reply to MOHAMMADALAMRAN

We use cookies to improve your experience. By continuing to browse the site, you agree to our Privacy Policy and Cookie Policy.