The National Education Policy (NEP 2020), as it completes 3 years of implementation, has been a pioneer in bringing affirmative changes in India's education system, from primary to higher education level.

We, at llT Kanpur, have been in the forefront of introducing, incorporating and implementing a forward approach to not just our academic curriculum, but also bringing technical knowledge and learning to more and more individuals.

Curricular Revamp

Flexible Academic Programs

Majors, Double Majors, Dual Degrees, Masters

Non-Formal Education Models

e.g. Global Olympiads

Expanding Scope of Study in SCHEME

Honours Degree, Inter-department Programs

Credit Recognition

Entrepreneurial Ventures & Industry-based Learning

Exchange Options

Bachelors-Masters Dual Degree

Exit Degree option

Online Learning


Seamless learning through over 60+ courses benefiting over 2 lakh individuals, addressing the three S's, namely, Skills, Scale and Speed.

E&ICT Academy

A joint initiative with the Ministry of Electronics & Information Technology, providing job-oriented industry-relevant courses to students and faculty.

eMasters Degree Program

This unique program offers immersive learning in cutting-edge domains such as Data Science, Cyber Security, Finance and more.

Interdisciplinary Education

Focus on Multi-disciplinary Research through setup of new departments

New Degree Programs in interdisciplinary domains

Upcoming Gangwal School of Medical Sciences & Technology

Other Initiatives

Shivani Centre for the Nurture and Re-integration of Hindi and Other Indian Languages

Student Entrepreneurship Policy - registering for 'Innovation and Entrepreneurship Credits’

Celebrating NEP2020

In a week-long celebration in the run up to the 3rd anniversary of NEP 2020, IIT Kanpur hosted a series of activities including a joint press conference, social media amplification posts, and quiz through Instagram Stories.

Hindustan Times

Instagram Stories