Indian Institute of Technology Kanpur

Kanpur, UttarPradesh

Indian Institute of Technology, Kanpur (IITK), is a public research institute in Kanpur, Uttar Pradesh. Located about 15 kilometers to the west of the city of Kanpur, IITK is spread over 1,000 acres of lush green land. The academic zone consists of the PK Keller Library, SIDBI Innovation and Incubation centre, computer centre, and National Wind Tunnel Facility. There are 10 boys’ hostels and two hostels for girls. The campus also has an open air theatre in the newly built SAC building with the capacity to seat 1,400 people. IITK offers a helicopter service that connects Kanpur and Lucknow in 25 minutes.

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  • Employability 8
  • Research 7.7
  • Faculty 10
  • Fill Rate 10

Program Details

Program Name
Chemical engineering
Civil engineering
Computer science and engineering
Mechanical engineering
Aerospace engineering
Computer science & engineering
Electrical engineering
Materials and metallurgical engineering
Biological sciences and bioengineering


Faculty Name No. of faculty
Aeronautical Engineering 23
Bio Engineering 16
Biotechnology Engineering 11
Chemical Engineering 34
Civil Engineering 58
Computer Science and Engineering 54
Electrical and Electronics Engineering 12
Electrical Engineering 50
Electronics and Communication Engineering 10
Electronics and Communication Engineering 7
Industrial and Management Engineering 20
Materials Science and Engineering 22
Mechanical Engineering 63

Fee Details

Annual Fee: 102,350


For students, the college has one of the finest placement cells that help them obtain
lucrative job opportunities via campus recruitments. Some of the globally-reputed
organizations that annually hire deserving candidates from the campus are TCS,
IBM, Cogencies, Capgemini and many more.

Company name Average starting salary % of students joined
Tata Consultancy Service 8 lakhs 13
Wipro 9.5 lakhs 9
Infosys 7 lakhs 10


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Contact Details


contact number: 512 - 2590151

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