Computer labs Sports Gym Medical Cafeteria Laboratory Library Auditorium Hostel
General 50% OBC 27% SC 15% ST 8%
Dr. Sanjay G. Dhande Principal 390 Total Faculty 1:17 Faculty Student Ratio
Being one of the oldest IITs in India, the Indian Institute of technology in Kanpur has crossed many a milestone and is one of the country’s top institutes of technology. It was established in 1959 at Kanpur, Uttar Pradesh.
The Indian Institute of Technology Kanpur is well known for its academic excellence and is often considered as the 'first stop' for a large number of industries and other organizations for recruiting undergraduate and post-graduate students. We truly appreciate the faith bestowed on us from several organizations and we look forward to continuing our relationship with them.
The Students' Placement Office (SPO) is run and managed by an efficient team of office staff & students and handles all aspects of placements at IIT Kanpur. Right from contacting companies to managing all logistics of arranging for tests, pre-placement talks and conducting final interviews the SPO team provides it's best possible assistance to the recruiters. The hospitality and the functioning of SPO is applauded and well received by the visiting recruiters every year.
The courses offered at the institute are very advanced which ensures the students to have the most relevant preparation for competing at the highest level
The IIT-K has its campus located on GT Road which is 15 km west of Kanpur City
It is situated in the rambling area of a massive 420 hectares of land given by the Government of Uttar Pradesh
Being a residential campus, it offers accommodation to over 1000 faculty and staff members and around 4000 students
The institute has three primary schools for children in its campus and a Central School for students up to Class XII
A great emphasis is laid on the research and development works and for that, superb facilities have also been made available for the scholars
Sprawled over 420 hectares of land
More than 21,000 of its alumni are working around the globe
Research & Development Program
The areas in which research is being pursued may broadly be classified into following categories:
Computational Fluid Dynamics
Bluff Body Flows
Flight Mechanics & lot more
Centre for Mechatronics
Advance Centre for Material Science (ACMS)
Advance Centre for Electronics Systems (ACES)
Prabhu Goel Research Centre for Computer & Internet Security
"तमसो मा ज्योतिर्गमय"
means Lead me from darkness to light