Indian Institute of Technology Kanpur

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world rank  291

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University Overview

Established in 1959, Indian Institute of Technology Kanpur is a non-profit public higher education institution located in the urban setting of the large city of Kanpur (population range of 1,000,000-5,000,000 inhabitants), Uttar Pradesh. Officially accredited and/or recognized by the Department of Higher Education of the Ministry of Human Resources Development, India, Indian Institute of Technology Kanpur (IIT Kanpur) is a small (uniRank enrollment range: 3,000-3,999 students) coeducational higher education institution. Indian Institute of Technology Kanpur (IIT Kanpur) offers courses and programs leading to officially recognized higher education degrees such as pre-bachelor degrees (i.e. certificates, diplomas, associate or foundation degrees), bachelor degrees, master degrees, doctorate degrees in several areas of study. See the uniRank degree levels and areas of study matrix below for further details. This 60 years old higher-education institution has a selective admission policy based on entrance examinations. The admission rate range is 0-10% making this Indian higher education organization a most selective institution. International applicants are eligible to apply for enrollment.

University Identity

Name
Name भारतीय प्रौद्योगिकी संस्थान कानपुर
Acronym IIT Kanpur
Founded 1959
Motto From Darkness, lead me to Light
Colours Blue

University Location

Address Office of Research & Development, IIT Kanpur
Kanpur (population range: 1,000,000-5,000,000)
208 016 Uttar Pradesh
India
T +91 (512) 259 7578
F +91 (512) 259 0134

Study Areas and Degree Levels


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Yearly Tuition Range

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Undergraduate Postgraduate
Local
students
1,000-2,500 US$
(750-1,800 Euro)
1,000-2,500 US$
(750-1,800 Euro)
International
students
Not reported 2,500-5,000 US$
(1,800-3,700 Euro)

University Admissions

Gender Men and Women (coed)
International Students Yes, international applicants are welcome to apply for admission
Selection Type Yes, based on entrance examinations
Admission Rate 0-10%
Admission Office Office of Academic Affairs, IIT Kanpur
Kanpur 208 016
+91 (512) 259 7674

Size and Profile

Student Enrollment 3,000-3,999
Academic Staff 1,500-1,999
Control Type Public
Entity Type Non-Profit
Academic Calendar Semesters
Campus Setting Urban
Religious Affiliation None

Facilities and Services

Library Yes Go to Indian Institute of Technology Kanpur's Library
Housing Yes
Sport Facilities Yes
Financial Aids Yes
Study Abroad Not reported
Distance Learning Not reported

Accreditations

Memberships and Affiliations

  • Association of Indian Universities (AIU)

Academic Structure


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Site last updated: Wednesday, 8 May 2019