About Us


Welcome to the largest department of IIT Kanpur which offers B.Tech, M.Tech, dual-degree i.e. B.Tech + M.Tech, and PhD programs in Electrical Engineering. The department has a rich tradition of teaching and research and is widely recognised to be a pioneer in Electrical Engineering education in India.

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 and research engineers. The lab facilities and the infrastructure are regularly upgraded and are well supported by the institute and the industry.