Indian Institute of Technology Kanpur

Indian Institute of Technology Kanpur Ranking

country rank: 3
world rank: 466

University Overview

Indian Institute of Technology Kanpur, founded in 1959, is a non-profit public higher-education school situated in Kanpur, Uttar Pradesh, in the metropolitan environment of the metropolis (population range of 1,000,000-5,000,000 people). Indian Institute of Technology Kanpur (IIT Kanpur) is a small (Topuniversitieslist enrolment range: 3,000-3,999 students) coeducational Indian higher education institution that is officially recognized by the Ministry of Human Resources Development of India’s Department of Higher Education. In a variety of fields of study, the 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, and doctorate degrees. For further information, see the degree levels and fields of study matrix below from Topuniversitieslist. This 61-year-old Indian higher-education school has a rigorous admissions strategy based on entrance exams. The admittance rate ranges from 0 to 10%, making this Indian higher education school very exclusive. Applicants from all around the world are welcome to apply. Students at IIT Kanpur have access to a library, accommodation, sports facilities, financial assistance and/or scholarships, and administrative services, among other academic and non-academic amenities.

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Indian Institute of Technology Kanpur Ranking

University Identity

Name Indian Institute of Technology Kanpur
Acronym IIT Kanpur
Founded 1959
Motto From Darkness, lead me to Light
Colours Blue

University Location

Address Office of Research & Development, IIT Kanpur Kanpur 208 016 Uttar Pradesh India
Tel +91 (512) 259 7578
Fax +91 (512) 259 0134

Yearly Tuition Range

Undergraduate Postgraduate
1,000-2,500 US$ (750-1,800 Euro) 1,000-2,500 US$ (750-1,800 Euro)
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 (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
Housing Yes
Sport Facilities Yes
Financial Aids Yes
Study Abroad Not reported
Distance Learning Not reported
Academic Counseling Not reported
Career Services Not reported
Institutional Hospital Not reported


Memberships and Affiliations

Association of Indian Universities (AIU)

Social Media

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