Post Graduate Admissions

Department of Computer Science and Engineering, IIT Kanpur

Chennai floods: For candidates stranded in Chennai due to floods, we will have a separate selection process on 22nd of December, 2015. Note that we will not entertain any other candidates. Please send a mail to if you want to be considered for this selection process.

Winter admissions: Post graduate admissions for December 2015 will be held on 5th and 6th December. Accommodation has been booked at the Girls Hostel-1 (GH-1) for women and Hall-11 for men.

Welcome to the admissions webpage. The department of Computer Science and Engineering at IIT Kanpur offers a unique opportunity for pursuing higher studies, whether it is M.Tech or a Ph.D. Some of the reasons why you should consider joining our department is

  1. Flexible course structure: Our post graduate program places the emphasis on electives and thesis. For students who want to refresh their basics, we do have a few introductory courses mainly to make up for gaps in their knowledge.

  2. Good research facilities: State of the art laboratories, active faculty and research groups make our department an ideal place to do a masters or a Ph. D.

  3. Excellent job opportunities: Besides the excellent track record in campus placements, some of our department’s alumni are leading figures in academics and industries both in India and abroad.

  4. Vibrant campus life: IIT Kanpur is known to have a vibrant campus life with a good dose of extra-curricular activities, culture and music. We are not too far from some interesting places to visit in India. Read more…


Announcements (Read all 19)


8
Dec, 2015

Results of winter admissions, December 2015.

The following candidates have been selected in the winter admissions this year. Congratulations to all of you.

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4
Dec, 2015

Screening test, interviews and all that.

The roll numbers for the screening test and interviews are given below. There are no admit cards. Please carry with you a proof of identity.

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25
Nov, 2015

Admissions December 2015: Shortlisted candidates.

We have shortlisted the candidates for the test and interview for Ph.D and M.S admissions (see the list at the end of the announcement).

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10
Oct, 2015

Winter admissions to our PG program.

The admission portal for our winter admission is now open. Time to warm up for the exciting days ahead.

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6
Oct, 2015

The new M.S program

The Institute Senate has approved a new M.S program. While the program is not just for Institute sponsored candidates, admissions will be offered this winter only for candidates who are working in Institute projects. Candidates are required to submit a letter of support from the respective Project Investigator.

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11
Sep, 2015

Ph. D candidate selected in an interim interview.

An interim interview conducted on 5th Septermber 2015 and the following candidates have been selected for Ph.D under the Visvesvaraya PhD Scheme. Congratulations to you.

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10
Sep, 2015

Headsup: Ph. D admissions, December 2015

Heads up: Ph. D admissions for the winter session will be on 5th and 6th of December. Please book your tickets.

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2
Jul, 2015

Visvesvaraya PhD Scheme.

The Department of Electronics and Information Technology (DEITY), Government of India has approved 15 Ph.D positions in our department under the Visvesvaraya Ph.D scheme in the broad area of IT and electronics.

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12
May, 2015

PG Admissions: Final results

A hectic admission season is over. We now have the final results for this season.

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9
May, 2015

PG Admissions: Screening test results.

The results of the screening test is now available.

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