The department of Materials Science and Engineering at IIT Kanpur offers following degree programmes.
A student registered in the M. Tech. program has to do four compulsory courses:
Remaining two courses in each of the first two semesters will be chosen by the candidate him/herself to fulfil the minimum credit requirement. Students may seek the help and advice of DPGC and/or their supervisor if required.
A minimum CGPA of 6.5 should be maintained to graduate with a M. Tech. degree.
All the PG students will have to compulsorily register for the seminar courses before the completion of programme:
Choice of Advisor/Guide
The student can chose his/her M. Tech. guide within the first semester after discussing with faculty in the department. A student, if necessary, can also chose a co-guide from any department in consultation with the departmental guide.
Teaching Assistant (TA) duty
PG Students on institute assistantship will have to put in 8 hours of TA work/week. The TA assignment will be done every semester by the DPGC
Thesis Oral Defense
At the end of fourth semester, the students defend their thesis in front of an Oral Board (which will be open for all). Details regarding the constitution of the Oral Board and other related matters can be found in the PG manual.
PG manual is available at the SPGC webpage. It has complete information regarding institute rules and guidelines.
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