Admission to M. S. Program

There are two kinds of MS programs in CSE department at IIT Kanpur. To know more, click here

Eligibility for MS Type I program from CSE:

• BTech/BE/BS(4yrs)(CS or IT)/ MCA/ MSc(CS).CPI>=6.0 or >=60%, valid GATE CS
score.
• BTech/BE/BS(4 yrs) (any discipline) with CPI>=7.5 or >=75%, valid GATE CS score.
• BTech/BE/BS(4 yrs) /MSc in EC/EE/Electronics/Math, GATE score in EE/EC/Math should be in top 1.0% and CPI>=7.5 or >=75% in eligibility degree.
• All degrees should be in non-distance mode.
• Part-time or sponsored candidates do not need GATE qualification. Admission: Will be done as for MTech/PhD.

Number of seats: 10

Number to be supported through Institute Assistantship: 5

Eligibility for MS Type II program from CSE:

• 3-years Bachelors degree in CS/IT/Computer Applications/Math/Stat/Phy with a CPI>=7.5 or 75%.
• Degrees should be in non-distance mode.

Admission: Will be done through written test and interview at IIT Kanpur. To keep numbers manageable the cut-off norms for shortlisting may be stricter than the eligibility conditions and may involve cut-offs at class 10 and class 12 levels.

Number of seats: 10

Number to be supported through Institute Assistantship: At most 10 after the first year. First year will be in self-financed mode. In the second and third years they can be paid institute assistantship if they qualify in GATE/NET/JRF in CSE.