Parents and Families

Parents and family members are partners in a student's success. The IIT Kanpur website addresses the information needs of parents and families of the prospective and current students. If you are planning to visit IITK you will find useful information on the Plan Your Visit page. If you need information information that you are not able to find on the site please contact us.

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For Prospective Students

Choosing a college is an exciting and important decision. The process though can be complicated for parents and families. The Education at IITK page and Research Overview page have information on how IITK offers an exceptional education that leads to rewarding careers.


For Current Students

IITK offers a wholesome environment for the all round development of students. IITK welcomes parents and families to participate in special events orgaized for them. To know about life at IIT Kanpur please visit the Student Campus Life page.

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Information for School Children
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