Applications are invited for admission for July 2013
Semester in the following programmes:
& SOCIAL SCIENCES):
& Ph.D (ENGINEERING):
Masters of Design &
- English (Literature and Linguistics)
Applications must be filled online, except for Departments
of Aerospace Engineering, Electrical Engineering and Material
Science and Engineering. These three departments will accept
both online and paper submission of applications. After
filling in 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
(as well as in the paper application form for the three
Financial assistance may be provided to students selected in M.Tech.
and Ph.D. programmes.
The online applications page will be
available from 18th March 2013, till 8th April 2013.
The printed application, along with all
certificates and applications fee must be received
by the departments latest by 11th April, 2013.
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 below:
Information Brochure has academic information about all
programs, as well as information on part-time, external
and sponsored programs. It can be downloaded from
For more information, each department/program have nominated
one person for answering all questions about the same.
You can find the contacts on
The application fee is Rs. 400 for General and OBC candidates,
and Rs. 200 for SC/ST candidates and all PD candidates (including
General and OBC). The fee must be paid through a demand draft
payable to The Registrar, IIT Kanpur
payable at Kanpur. Please keep the draft ready before starting
to fill in the
online application form.
Paper Application form can be downloaded
(Only for AE, EE, and MSE Departments)
PhD applicants must submit two letters of reference as well.
The Reference forms can be downloaded from
The tuition fee and other charges for
2013 have not been finalized yet. To get an idea of
the costs, here is the
link to 2012 fee structure.
Please note that all MTech students who get Institute Assistantship
based on GATE score also get a fee waiver of Rs. 20,000 per semester.
So the amount shown on the page will get reduced accordingly.
Also, the amount includes Rs. 7,000 as various security deposits,
Rs. 3,000 as Mess advance, and a little more than Rs. 3,000 as
one time fees, including admission fees.
Part-time and External students pay the same fee as
The revised fee structure will be put up as and when it is