Indian Institute of Technology Kanpur Rankings

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In the World#544 of 14178
In Asia#84 of 5833
In India#3 of 876
In Uttar Pradesh#1 of 79
In Kanpur#1 of 4
In Materials science#233 of 6,169

Quick Review

Acceptance rate
5%
Enrollment
3,500
Type
Non-profit
Funding
Public-private
partnership
Highest Degree
Doctorate
Website
iitk.ac.in
Languages
English

Publications & Citations

Publications
26,772
Citations
555,130

Indian Institute of Technology Kanpur majors

by publication count

Materials science
6,548
Chemistry
5,586
Computer science
3,663
Mathematics
2,969
Physics
2,558
Engineering
1,815
Environmental science
586
Geology
489
Biology
344
Business
176
Economics
158
Medicine
158
Psychology
128
Geography
117
Sociology
50
Political science
37
History
21
Philosophy
19
Art
14

Topical rankings by citation count

DisciplineWorld RankCitations
Mathematics147117,830
Engineering24242,503
Materials science280104,854
Computer science39165,134
Chemistry444112,616
Environmental science47115,678
Physics59131,991
Geology6227,522
Geography9702,037
Economics10842,983
Biology141214,363
Business14681,433
Sociology1600641
Art169218
Philosophy185815
Psychology21591,767
History217810
Medicine22122,667
Political science268466

Annual publication & citation counts

YearPublicationsCitations
19901391154
19911661186
19921541191
19931971333
19941861339
19952381513
19962261630
19972341812
19982691998
19992922272
20002902697
20013293145
20023763850
20034305137
20044966290
20055918554
200669610330
200777013480
200886815972
200983019558
201084321394
201199027036
201292028257
2013107333497
2014116837110
2015137538942
2016153239693
2017151842982
2018166439887
2019184047277
2020178552415

Acceptance rate & Admissions

Acceptance Rate5%
Admissions Requirements12th year senior secondary/intermediate examination or recognized foreign equivalent, and all Indian competitive joint entrance examination (JEE) conducted by the Institutes of Technology (IITs)
Academic CalendarJuly to April (July - November; January-April)
Enrollment3,500
Full time employee1,750
Student:staff ratio2:1

Tuition

Local studetns25,000 per semester (INR)

Indian Institute of Technology Kanpur has financial aid programs and on-campus housing.

Programs and Degrees

ProgramsAssociate's degreeBachelor'sMaster'sDoctoral
Design | Arts | Humanities+++
Business | Politics | Social Sciences+++
Languages | Culture | Linguistics+
Nursing | Health | Pharmacy | Medicine
Engineering | IT+++
Maths | Natural Sciences++++

General info

Alternative namesIIT Kanpur
भारतीय प्रौद्योगिकी संस्थान कानपुर
Founded1959
WikipediaIndian Institute of Technology Kanpur
AccreditationDepartment of Higher Education, Ministry of Human Resource Development (MHRD)
MottoFrom Darkness, lead me to Light
Colorsblue
Academic structureDepartment of Engineering
Department of Humanities
Department of Management
Department of Science
Affiliations and membershipsAssociation of Indian Universities (AIU)

Location and Contacts

AddressOffice of Research & Development, IIT Kanpur
Kanpur, Uttar Pradesh, 208 016
India
City population2,767,000
Phone+91 (512) 259 7578
Fax+91 (512) 259 0134

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