The Cognitive Science PhD program at IIT Kanpur will begin in Fall 2017. Candidates will be selected by means of a written test/interview.
The program structure will be research-intensive, so aspirants are encouraged to identify potential mentors at the time of application. Candidates with a background in cognitive science will take 36 credits of coursework followed by 144 thesis credits. Candidates from other disciplines will take 18 additional course credits. We expect candidates to graduate in about 5 years.