With its first batch graduating in 1965, Department of Electrical Engineering at Indian Institute of Technology Kanpur has evolved with time and offers B.Tech, M.Tech, MS by Research and Ph.D. The UG curriculum provides strong base to the students in Electrical Engineering and provides exposure to the latest technologies. PG programme leads the students to work on interesting research problems in the following areas of specialization: Microelectronics & VLSI, Control & Automation, Power Engineering, Signal Processing, Communication & Networks, RF & Microwaves and Photonics.
The research interests of the faculty members encompass a wide gamut of sub-disciplines of Electrical Engineering. Collaboration with faculty members from other disciplines, both within and outside the institute, is encouraged. The research activity of the department includes fundamental research, sponsored and consultancy projects, and is carried out with active participation of the students, faculty, staff and research engineers.
Interview Date for admission to PhD programme - December 1st, 2016
Interview Date for admission to MSR programme - December 2nd, 2016
Interview Date for admission to M.Tech. programme - December 2nd & 3rd, 2016
Microelectronics and VLSI PhD candidates: Written exam on 1st December, 2016 at 9:30AM
End-Semester Examination: Nov 15th – Nov 25th, 2016
Upcoming Workshops / Courses / Seminars
Mr. Vineel Kumar Veludandi PhD student with Prof. K Vasudevan has been awarded the best presenter at the 2016 International Conference CCISP 2016, Dubai, UAE, November 18-20, 2016 for paper titled "Noncoherent detection of DQPSK in OFDM systems using Predictive VA"
Prof. S. N. Singh becomes Fellow of IEEE for leadership and contributions to power engineering education.
Department ranks 57 in QS World University Rankings-2016 by Subject. The rank was 105 in 2015.