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4.7

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4.6
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4.8
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4.5
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4.8
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4.8
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  • B.Tech. in Materials Science and Engineering IIT Kanpur - Indian Institute of Technology
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YOGENDRA | B.Tech. in Chemical Engineering - Batch of 2024
Reviewed on 6 May 2023
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4.4
Placements 4 Infrastructure 5 Faculty & Course Curriculum 4 Crowd & Campus Life 5 Value for Money 4
Review of IIT Kanpur - Indian Institute of Technology.

Placements: Around 45 out of 110 students got internships. Almost 80% of students got placed in our college. The highest salary package offered is 4 CPA. The lowest salary package offered is 8 LPA. The top recruiting company is Jane Street. The top role offered in our course is a software engineer.

Infrastructure: The Wi-Fi speed is good. Our labs have all the equipment and software on computers. All classrooms are old. They are not much good. The library is not good. We don't have sufficient chairs. The hostel provides Wi-...

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Yuvraj Singh | B.Tech. in Electrical Engineering - Batch of 2026
Reviewed on 26 Mar 2023
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5.0
Placements 5 Infrastructure 5 Faculty & Course Curriculum 5 Crowd & Campus Life 5 Value for Money 5
It is the best university for science and technology.

Placements: In our college, more than 95% of students are placed. The highest salary package offered is 4.5 crores PA and the lowest salary package offered is 15 LPA. Top recruiting companies like Google, Microsoft, Amazon, Flipkart, etc., visit our campus.

Infrastructure: Our college provides excellent facilities. A washing machine is available for washing clothes. Each room contains two fans, three huge lights, and a cooler. Air-conditioned systems are available in our classrooms. The quality of food in the mess is excell...

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Indresh Singh | B.Sc. in Mathematics and Scientific Computing - Batch of 2025
Reviewed on 24 Mar 2023
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4.8
Placements 5 Infrastructure 5 Faculty & Course Curriculum 4 Crowd & Campus Life 5 Value for Money 5
It is a great place for everyone.

Placements: Our course provided excellent placements in 2022. About 100% of students were placed. The average salary package offered is around 28 LPA. Top recruiting companies include Amazon, Google, Flipkart, Samsung, and Nvidia.

Infrastructure: There is unlimited Wi-Fi with a speed of around 100 Mbps. Classrooms are excellent. They can accommodate 50 to 600 students. The library is very well maintained. It has almost every book. It is a very peaceful place. The mess serves a variety of food items from almost every part of...

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Anonymous | B.Tech. in Mechanical Engineering - Batch of 2024
Reviewed on 17 Mar 2023
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3.0
Placements 4 Infrastructure 3 Faculty & Course Curriculum 2 Crowd & Campus Life 3 Value for Money 3
Review of IIT Kanpur - Indian Institute of Technology.

Placements: Above 90% of students got placed in our course. Many software companies visit our college to recruit students. Only a few core companies visit our college. Many students prepare for coding to get software jobs. Above 95% of students got internships in software companies. A few students got internships in core companies. The core companies pay less than software companies. Students should work hard to join their dream companies.

Infrastructure: The new buildings are good with new designs. The old buildings are not attractive. They are of brick design. The infrastructure of all buildings is very good. The lecture halls are very good and have many lights, air conditioners, and fans. The infrastructure of every office and library is very excellent. The infrastructure of hostels is not good. Some dishes are good, and some are average. Our canteen provides many good dishes. Students prefer to eat in the canteen rather than in the mess. Our ...

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Mohd Riyaaz | B.Tech. in Materials Science and Engineering - Batch of 2025
Reviewed on 11 Mar 2023
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4.4
Placements 4 Infrastructure 5 Faculty & Course Curriculum 4 Crowd & Campus Life 5 Value for Money 4
Our college has good infrastructure.

Placements: Almost all students got placed in our college. The average salary package offered is 18 LPA. About 35% of students got internships. Students can apply for off-campus internships. Most of the students got placed in the IT sector. For higher studies, there are a lot of opportunities in our course.

Infrastructure: IIT Kanpur is one of the best colleges in the country in terms of infrastructure and facilities. It provides unlimited Wi-Fi on the whole campus. Its speed is 200 Mbps. Our college provides facilities lik...

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Padma Ram Rahar | B.Tech. in Mechanical Engineering - Batch of 2024
Reviewed on 26 Feb 2023
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4.6
Placements 5 Infrastructure 4 Faculty & Course Curriculum 5 Crowd & Campus Life 5 Value for Money 4
Very good campus and placements.

Placements: In mechanical engineering, 80% of the students got placed and the highest package was INR 2.25 cr and average was about INR 15 lacs. Top recruiting companies are Amazon, Flipkart, Goldman Sachs, Quadeye etc. About 50% of students got internships in companies such as Amazon, Flipkart, Quadeye, Samsung, Quant Box etc. Top roles in mechanical engineering are Machine design, Manufacturing process, Vibrations, Thermodynamics etc.

Infrastructure: In mechanical engineering department, it has 6 labs dedicated only for this and all these labs contains high-speed Wi-Fi connection and high quality ACs are there. In classrooms there are comfortable chairs for students and projector facilities for professors. Hostels are luxurious. They have high-speed Wi-Fi connection and in each hostal there are playgrounds available for volleyball, football, basketball etc. Mess food quality is good and if anyone doesn't like mess food then he can go to the ...

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Gaurav Kanaujiya | B.Tech. in Electrical Engineering - Batch of 2026
Reviewed on 25 Feb 2023
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5.0
Placements 5 Infrastructure 5 Faculty & Course Curriculum 5 Crowd & Campus Life 5 Value for Money 5
Marvelous infrastructure and traditional culture.

Placements: Placements are nice but most of them are non core. There were 33 1 crore plus placements this year alone (2022) and the top package of 4.3 crores was offered by jane street. There are very limited non core jobs but still overall the placements are great.

Infrastructure: There are 13 hostels and all of them are pretty nice and clean. They ate cleaned regularly and you can also lodge a complaint on pingala portal if you have any. Any problem gets resolved in under 24 hours of working hours. Overall a very nice fa...

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Atul Kumar Bhongade | B.Tech. in Electrical Engineering - Batch of 2026
Reviewed on 25 Feb 2023
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4.6
Placements 5 Infrastructure 5 Faculty & Course Curriculum 5 Crowd & Campus Life 5 Value for Money 3
Best IIT among with good placements.

Placements: Electrical engineering in IIT Kanpur is a decent branch. Almost all of the students are placed from this department. Top recruiting companies are Google, Microsoft, Amazon, Flipkart etc. Almost 80 percent of students got internship from my course. Recruiting companies in internship are almost same as in placement.

Infrastructure: For freshers it is a nice hostel and after second year rooms are small as compared to hostels for first year students. Excellent Wi-Fi all over the campus. Mess food is too good. It mak...

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Sourav verma | B.Tech. in Civil Engineering - Batch of 2026
Reviewed on 25 Feb 2023
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5.0
Placements 5 Infrastructure 5 Faculty & Course Curriculum 5 Crowd & Campus Life 5 Value for Money 5
A college that succeed uss.

Placements: This year, 35+ students received placements worth more than one crore, with one student receiving a four-crore package and another receiving a 1.9-crore domestic package, which is higher than any other institute in India. Last year, over 45 students received a 1 crore package.

Infrastructure: All of the hostels are wonderful, and the mess facilities are also excellent. Lecture halls are very large and can seat more than 600 students in one lecture hall. The library is very large, and books are easily issued. The...

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Prathamesh wankar | B.Sc. in Chemistry - Batch of 2026
Reviewed on 25 Feb 2023
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4.6
Placements 5 Infrastructure 4 Faculty & Course Curriculum 4 Crowd & Campus Life 5 Value for Money 5
Academic and cultural life in IIT Kanpur.

Placements: Almost every student got placed and others went for higher studies. The package depends on the skills. Generally, people go for non-core, and it depends on the field in which you have interest. It could be constancy, finance, product based company or others.

Infrastructure: Great labs and infrastructure. It has one of India's largest libraries. Wi-Fi is average. Hostels are better than other colleges. Food quality is not that great, but it is bearable. Medical and sports facilities are great.

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Krrish Khandelwal | B.Tech. in Biological Science and Bioengineering - Batch of 2026
Reviewed on 25 Feb 2023
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4.8
Placements 5 Infrastructure 5 Faculty & Course Curriculum 4 Crowd & Campus Life 5 Value for Money 5
Life at Indian Institute of Technology, Kanpur.

Placements: Around 85% students get placed. The highest package is 1.9 crore, and the average package is around 20 LPA. All big tech giants like Google, Microsoft, and Facebook come to recruit students every year. IITK has the best placement statistics, in India.

Infrastructure: Hostels are great. They have all the facilities such as Wi-Fi, and study room. Library is very big, and have thousands of books and journal. Pk. Kelkar library, is the name of the library. Classrooms are very big, and have Wi-Fi facility.

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RIYA GUPTA | Ph.D. in Chemistry - Batch of 2025
Reviewed on 23 Feb 2023
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5.0
Placements 5 Infrastructure 5 Faculty & Course Curriculum 5 Crowd & Campus Life 5 Value for Money 5
I had a mesmerising experience at IITK .

Placements: Position of a professor or a post doctoral fellow or job in industry can be offered to a Ph.D. in chemistry. At least 90-100 % research scholar get these positions depending upon their skills and choices. You can get jobs in top chemical companies and post doctorate in foreign countries.

Infrastructure: Good medical facility with health insurance. Quality of mess food is okay. It depends upon the hostel you are living in. Canteens are really good and cheap. Sports facilities, gym, are available in all the hostel...

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Aditi chouhan | B.Tech. in Chemical Engineering - Batch of 2024
Reviewed on 23 Feb 2023
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3.8
Placements 4 Infrastructure 4 Faculty & Course Curriculum 3 Crowd & Campus Life 3 Value for Money 5
A part of an innovative journey .

Placements: Approximately 80 percent of students are placed every year. Top companies are Dr. Reddy, HUL. About 40 percent of students got internships in my batch. We used to learn many more from the seniors due to the IIT culture which helps us to improve our soft skills.

Infrastructure: Facilities are very good. Hostel facility are also good. We used to get delicious food from the hostel mess. We can get whatever we need in the campus itself. Even we are provided with the health care facility. We can get the Wi-Fi from th...

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Narendra Ahirwar | B.Tech. in Aerospace Engineering - Batch of 2026
Reviewed on 23 Feb 2023
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4.6
Placements 4 Infrastructure 5 Faculty & Course Curriculum 4 Crowd & Campus Life 5 Value for Money 5
Best college for excellent placement.

Placements: About 80% students were placed in my course. The lowest package is 6,00,000 and the highest above 1 crore. 30% of students got internships from my course. Top recruiting companies for my course are Jasper, HCC, reliance infrastructure, Tata projects limited.

Infrastructure: Wi-Fi, lab's, classroom, library all are available and are in excellent conditions. Hostel facilities are like an 5 star hotel. Canteen food also best. Canteen opening time is from 2pm to 2 am. Medical facilities are more than perfect. In ca...

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Rathod Preet | B.Tech. in Computer Science and Engineering - Batch of 2024
Reviewed on 23 Feb 2023
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5.0
Placements 5 Infrastructure 5 Faculty & Course Curriculum 5 Crowd & Campus Life 5 Value for Money 5
Take admission and make your life better.

Placements: In my course, almost 100% students are getting placed. High package is 4.7 crore this year. Average package is above 20Lac CTC from last few years. Internship data is also very high and almost everyone gets one intern after 3rd year summer, as far as I know. Famous companies like Google, Microsoft, Jane Street, Goldman Sacs, Optiver, Samsung Korea, Samsung India, JP Morgan and Chase, Accenture, etc. Participate in recruitment process for both Placements as well as Internship. Top roles offered a...

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Arvind Devkate | B.Sc. in Physics - Batch of 2026
Reviewed on 6 Feb 2023
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4.4
Placements 4 Infrastructure 4 Faculty & Course Curriculum 4 Crowd & Campus Life 5 Value for Money 5
Review of IIT Kanpur - Indian Institute of Technology.

Placements: Almost 95% of students get placed every year in our college. Many students got placed with the average salary package of 20 LPA, which is a great amount for a recent graduate. Our college allows students to grab placements in different roles other than core jobs. The alumni network is vast, which helps in recruitment.

Infrastructure: The infrastructure of our college is great. Our college building follows Swedish architecture, which makes it good compared to other colleges. Our college provides us with all facil...

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Ved Prakash Vishw ... | B.Tech. in Electrical Engineering - Batch of 2026
Reviewed on 6 Feb 2023
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4.8
Placements 5 Infrastructure 5 Faculty & Course Curriculum 5 Crowd & Campus Life 5 Value for Money 4
IITK is the best college according to me.

Placements: Our college provides good placements for the electrical branch. Our college provides good placements. The average salary package offered is 28 LPA. The highest salary package offered is 4.2 CPA.

Infrastructure: The hostel has 13 halls. Halls are spacious. Around 100 students can accommodate in each hall. The mess and canteen facilities are available in our college. The canteen timings are 2 PM - 2 AM. It is divided into 6 blocks ranging from A to F.

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Dhruv Bansal | B.Tech. in Aerospace Engineering - Batch of 2026
Reviewed on 2 Feb 2023
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4.6
Placements 4 Infrastructure 5 Faculty & Course Curriculum 5 Crowd & Campus Life 5 Value for Money 4
IIT Kanpur is the best IIT.

Placements: Most of the students of aeronautics go for higher studies and some of them are placed. The quality of education provided is very good. The placement in the core aerospace is low but in future it is going to increase as the demand of aerospace engineering.

Infrastructure: The quality of our hostel infrastructure is very good The food quality in mess is very good the sports facility is also very good in our hostel. We have well-equipped table tennis room. Good badminton ground and a basketball ground also all fac...

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Sourit Saha | B.Tech. in Mechanical Engineering - Batch of 2024
Reviewed on 21 Jan 2023
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4.6
Placements 5 Infrastructure 4 Faculty & Course Curriculum 5 Crowd & Campus Life 5 Value for Money 4
It is one of the most prestigious institutes in India.

Placements: Placements at IIT Kanpur are phenomenal. More than 98% of students got placed in the 2022–23 placement drive. A total of 181 recruiters visited the campus and offered 918 job opportunities. 33 students got a salary package of 1 CPA or above. Out of all the offers, there were 47 international offers. The highest salary package offered is 1.9 CPA. The number of PPO holders was 207. They got placed right after their internships. Students get placed in different sectors like SDE, consulting, finance...

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Sanjay sharma | Ph.D. in Electrical Engineering - Batch of 2022
Reviewed on 20 Jan 2023
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3.8
Placements 4 Infrastructure 3 Faculty & Course Curriculum 3 Crowd & Campus Life 4 Value for Money 5
Review of Indian Institute of Technology, Kanpur.

Placements: Placements provided in our college are very good. It is one of the best colleges to pursue undergraduation and postgraduation. The highest salary package offered is 8 CPA and starting salary package is 25 LPA depending on the course.

Infrastructure: It gives a good campus life.

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