Materials Science Programme

Indian Institute of Technology Kanpur

Eligibility Requirements for Admission to Programme:
  1. The applicant must have a master's degree in engineering with marks/CPI not below a minimum of 55 percent marks /5.5 (on a 10 point scale).


  2. Those applicants may also be considered who have a bachelor's degree in engineering or a 4-year bachelor's degree in science with
    1. A minimum of 75 percent marks/7.5 CPI
    2. JRF/95 percentile or higher in GATE for students from non-CFTIs


  3. A master’s degree in science or an allied area while satisfying each of the following criteria:
    1. a minimum of 65 percent marks/6.5 CPI in the master’s degree,
    2. first division in bachelor’s degree, and
    3. JRF/95 percentile or higher in GATE.
Procedure for admission in Ph. D. Programme

Admission to the Ph.D. programme will be based on written tests and/or interviews of the candidates shortlisted by the DPGC of the department.