Applications are invited
from Indian as well as foreign nationals for admission to Ph.D.
and MS (Research) programmes commencing from December, 26, 2015
(2015-16-II Semester) in the following departments/interdisciplinary
Aerospace Engineering * Biological Sciences & Bio-Engineering *
Chemical Engineering * Civil Engineering * Computer Science & Engineering
* Earth Sciences * Electrical Engineering * Industrial & Management
Engineering * Materials Science & Engineering * Mechanical Engineering
* Nuclear Engineering & Technology * Photonics Science & Engineering
Chemistry * Mathematics & Statistics * Physics
Ph.D. (HUMANITIES & SOCIAL SCIENCES):
English (Literature and Linguistics and ELT) * Philosophy * Psychology *
Sociology * Fine Arts
MS (RESEARCH): Chemical
Engineering * Civil Engineering * Electrical Engineering * Mechanical
Engineering * Computer Science & Engineering. Objective of this
program is to promote project based and industry sponsored research.
(for SC/ST/OBC(NCL)/PD candidates) shall apply as per Government
of India rules.
(ii) For Application
Form, Reference Letter Form, Information Brochure, Eligibility Criteria,
linkages to concerned department and other relevant details visit:
Click the link of concerned department to get detailed information
(iii) Detailed information on
PG programmes offered at IIT Kanpur is available at
students from CFTIs (Centrally Funded Technical Institutes) having
CPI of 7.5 or more and M.Sc. students from CFTIs having CPI of 7.0
or more are eligible to get admission and financial assistance in
Ph.D program without GATE score. Students who are in final year
of their programme (likely to finish the program by July 15, 2016)
may also apply and secure provisional admission for the session
commencing in July, 2016 (2016-17-I Semester).
aid (Assistantship/Scholarship) will be provided to non-sponsored
Ph.D. and MS students.
(vi) Those employed
in an industry or a college/university/institute may apply for admission
as a sponsored, external or part-time candidate. Further information
on these category of admissions is available at
- All applications for admission (except Computer
Science & Engineering department) are to be sent by post.
There is no provision for online submission of application forms
(except Computer Science & Engineering department).
Computer Science & Engineering department's
applicants need to apply through online application process. Please
Science & Engineering department application portal here.
- Download the Application Form (common form for
Ph.D. and MS (Research)) from:
- PhD applicants must submit two letters of reference
letters as well. The reference letters can directly be sent by
the referees to the DPGC (Department Post Graduate Committee)
convener of the concerned department or they can also be sent
in a sealed envelope along with the application form. The Reference
forms can be downloaded from the link:
- The application fee is Rs.400 for General and
OBC candidates and Rs.200 for SC/ST and all PD candidates (including
General and OBC). The application fee is waived for 'Foreign National'
candidates. The fee must be paid through a demand draft in favour
of 'The Registrar, IIT Kanpur and payable at Kanpur.
- Send all the above material along with self-attested
copies of certificates (see the application form for list of certificates
required) and demand draft to the concerned department (for information
about concerned department and the address where application form
is to be sent, visit:
LAST DATE FOR RECEIPT OF COMPLETED APPLICATION FORM THROUGH POST:
November 17, 2015.