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Indian Institute of Technology, Kanpur

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.

Master's Programmes

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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.

Global Student Satisfaction Awards 2019

GSSA 2019

The Global Student Satisfaction Awards empower students across the globe to determine the best universities of 2019. By rating institutions on a scale from 1 to 5, on multiple studies-related questions, we found the top educators in the world.

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University Ranking

QS World University Rankings by TopUniversities
2021
350 -59
2020
291 -8
2019
283
QS World University Rankings is one of the top international rankings measuring the popularity and performance of universities all over the world.
Best Global Universities Rankings by U.S. News & World Report
2021
840 -88
2020
752 -39
2019
713
Best Global Universities Rankings by U.S. News & World Report presents all the top universities from the U.S. and 60 other countries around the world.
Academic Ranking of World Universities by Shanghai Jiao Tong University
2020
901 -300
2019
601 200
2018
801
ARWU World University rankings is the first world university ranking. It ranks the world's top 1000 colleges and universities based on objective indicator.
World University Rankings by Times Higher Education
2021
-
2020
601 -100
2019
501
World University Rankings is a vital resource that provides the definitive list of the world's best universities.

Services

Health Care

  • 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.
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.
Retail & Services
  • There are several retail areas on the campus with shops and services to meet the day to day needs of the campus community.

Student Life

IIT Kanpur offers a vibrant campus life. It is a safe and secure campus. Students will find the beautiful and peaceful campus a great place to live. When they wish to do something there are a lot of choices available to them. Students can pursue the passions they bring to the campus. Or they can take up new ones. There are many recreational facilities, hobby clubs, sports facilities and cultural societies on campus. In the chosen activity, whether a student is a beginner or is at an advanced level the student will have company and will enjoy the bonding and camaraderie.

Student Reviews

Anonymous rated 4 out of 5 stars

I would certainly recommend this university as it has one of the best minds of India and the world. It's a must if you are into Biotechnical Sciences.

Life of a CSE student.
Anonymous rated 2 out of 5 stars

Wasn't that educative. I would give it an average rating.

The Peacock Uni
Anonymous rated 5 out of 5 stars

It's a pretty serene University. With a lots of things to do at any time, always something going on. I would like it to change it's even inky grading system and give a little less emphasis on academics and academics only

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