Indian Institute of Technology, Kanpur, also known as IITK or IIT Kanpur, is located about 15 kms west of Kanpur City. It offers around thirteen undergraduate courses in Engineering and Technology. Its student body comprises of more than 2500 undergraduate students. The institute was established in 1960 and is one of the first IITs. It was founded in collaboration with a consortium of nine major US universities through the Kanpur Indo-American Programme (KIAP). Admission into this autonomous institution is highly selective and is done on the basis of performance in JEE. IITK has ranked first among engineering colleges in India continuously for three years. Indian Institute of Technology, Kanpur, established in 1959, is one of the premier institutions established by the Government of India. The aim of the Institute is to provide meaningful education, to conduct original research of the highest standard and to provide leadership in technological innovation.
Select the Academic Term and Course to see the deadlines
* Tentative dates. Actual dates will be updated soon
Computer Centre (CC) caters to the computational and IT related needs of the academic as well as residential community at IIT Kanpur.
Central Glass Blowing Section and Special Water Facility
The Glass Blowing shop provides support to the faculty and researchers. The shop's primary mission is to design and fabricate prototypes of specially laboratory equipment as well as repair existing types of glass apparatus and equipments. Types of glass routinely used include borosilicate (Pyrex), fused quartz, alumina, silicate and some soft glass as well as heavy metal glasses such as silica glass. This section takes up challenging job from other institutions as well. Furthermore, this section provides training to interested glass blowers across the country.
Tinkering laboratory is a platform for creative minds to come out of their ‘Think Space’ to hands-on ‘Tinker Space’, to transform their ideas into real-time engineering objects, and eventually to products and patents. This laboratory was setup in conjunction with TA201(Academic lab), 4-i lab, Central workshop, Design Program, and SIIC.
Clubs & Communities
If you have a hobby or always wanted to have one, IITK has many hobby clubs for you. These clubs make learning fun and also offer the opportunity to compete with similar clubs at other institutions.
Food & Dining
The Halls of residence provide great tasting nutritious food. Besides there are many eateries offering a variety of cuisines, that are spread all over the campus.
IITK is well served by a conveniently located Health Centre. The doctors and staff of the Health Centre are committed to the health and well being of the campus community.
The cultural activities at IITK contribute to the well rounded education the institute aims to offer. There are several cultural clubs each of which helps you give expression to your artistic and cultural talents.
The Halls Of Residence at IIT Kanpur provide comfortable accommodation and are located close to the academic area. You will find they are much more than a place to eat and sleep, they have several sports and recreational facilities as well. Each Hall enjoys lifelong loyalty from its past residents.
International Educational Gateway Pvt. Ltd. © 2020. All Rights Reserved. Univariety