Admission Notice

Admission to Post Graduate Programmes for
2014-15-I Semester (July 2014)
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Applications are invited from Indian citizens for admission to the post graduate programmes for the session commencing from July 2014.

Ph.D. (Engineering): M.Tech./ME./M.Sc. degree in the respective or allied area. The candidates with Bachelor's degree in Engineering/ Technology or Master's degree in Sciences in an allied area with exceptional academic record and having a valid GATE score may also apply. For Ph.D. in BSBE, candidate with MBBS, B.Pharma or M.Pharma Degree may also apply.

Ph.D. (Sciences & HSS): M.Sc./M.A. Degree in respective or allied area with a valid GATE/UGC/CSIR score.

Ph.D. (Management): A master's degree in management or relevant disciplines in engineering / technology with a valid GATE / UGC / CSIR score.

Ph.D. (Design): A master's degree in Engineering/ Technology/ Design with a valid GATE / UGC / CEED score.

M.Tech. (Engineering): B.Tech./BE./M.Sc.(Engg.) degree in the respective or allied area. For admission into M.Tech. in Biological Sciences and Bio-engineering, applicants having bachelor’s degree in pharmacy/medicine with marks/CPI not below the specified minimum may also be considered.

M.Tech. (Engineering Geosciences): M.Sc. degree in Earth Science or allied streams or B.Tech /B.E. degree in Civil/Geosciences Engineering with a valid GATE score.

M.Des.: A bachelor’s degree in Engineering, Design or Architecture with a valid GATE / CEED score. Candidates holding degrees in Fine Arts or Interior Design are not eligible to apply.

M.B.A.: A bachelor’s degree in Engineering with minimum 60 percent marks/6.0 CPI with a valid CAT score. Candidates from Architecture tream may also apply provided they have Mathematics as a subject at 10+2 level.


All applications must be filled online. After filling the online application, one has to take a print out and send it to the department concerned, along with all the certificates, photograph, and a draft for application fee. The list of attachments are provided on the application page .

Financial assistance may be provided to students selected in M.Tech. and Ph.D. programmes.


The online applications will be available from 28th March 2014, till 16th April 2014.

The printed application, must be received by the departments latest by 21st April, 2014. (along with all certificates and applications fee).

The printed application should send directly to the respective departments as given in mailing address below.

Mailing Address :

          The Convener, DPGC

           Department/Programme of ________________________

           (Kindly mentioned the Department name where you are seeking your admission)

           Indian Institute of Technology Kanpur

           Kanpur 208016

Separate application must be filled for each programme.


Reservations (for SC/ST/OBC(NCL)/PD shall apply as per Government of India rules.

The certificate for the same must be in the format specified. The formats can be downloaded from the links :

Information for Part-Time Students Part-Time
Information for External Students External
Information for Sponsord Students Sponsord
Information Brochure 2014 Brochure-2014
PhD applicants must submit two letters of reference. Reference Forms


General , OBC candidates Rs. 400/-
PD, SC, and ST candidates Rs. 200/-
The fee must be paid through a demand draft payable to The Registrar, IIT Kanpur payable at Kanpur.


The tuition fee and other charges for July, 2014 have not been finalized yet. To get an idea of the tuition fees of previous semester, Link to December, 2013 fee structure. (The revised fee structure will be put up as and when it is available).