The Department of Mathematics and Statistics at IIT Kanpur offers separate Ph.D. programs in Mathematics and Statistics.
The advertisement for PG admissions 2019-20-I, has appeared in IIT Kanpur website on March 15, 2019. ( )

  • While processing applications only the first preference (Either Mathematics OR Statistics) will be considered for selection procedures.
  • For information on the new reservation category ‘EWS’, please check
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Important Dates

Online Application Start Date
March 15, 2019

Online Application End Date
April 05, 2019

List of eligible candidates will be uploaded on our website on
April 22, 2019

Written Test for shortlisted candidates of Statistics
May 09, 2019

Interview of Statistics candidates who qualify in the written test
Date: May 09, 2019 (will continue on May 10, 2019, if necessary)

Written test for shortlisted candidates of Mathematics
Date: May 09, 2019

Interview of Mathematics candidates who qualify in the written test
Date: May 09 and 10, 2019 (will continue on May 11, 2019, if necessary)

Past question papers for qualifying written test for Mathematics candidates

Winter 2018

Summer 2018

Winter 2017

Summer 2017

Winter 2016

Summer 2016

Winter 2015

For any query related to Ph.D. admissions contact

Sharmistha Mitra ( This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. )
Department Post Graduate Committee Convener,
Department of Mathematics & Statistics, IIT Kanpur
Phone: 0512-2596044