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Kanpur, June 19, 2023: The Indian Institute of Technology Kanpur (IITK) is hosting an interactive Open House session for all qualified candidates of JEE Advanced 2023 on June 20, 2023. This hybrid-mode session is envisioned with a holistic objective to provide an excellent opportunity for prospective students to engage with the IIT Kanpur fraternity and gain valuable insights into the institute's offerings, including its world-class curriculum, scope after graduation, and all other relevant details about the institute and life on campus.
As one of the premier higher educational institutions in India, IIT Kanpur boasts one of the greenest and most sustainable campuses in the country. Spanned across 1055 acres, the institute's commitment to environmental consciousness also reflects in its holistic research and development establishments. IIT Kanpur’s commitment to further research in cutting-edge technologies and innovation, has catapulted the institute to the top rank in the NIRF 2023 Innovation category. The Open House seeks to showcase the institute's front foot approach in academics as well as research and innovation across sectors.
Prof. Abhay Karandikar, Director of IIT Kanpur said, "The Open House at IIT Kanpur is a platform through which, we envision to offer aspiring students the opportunity to explore our institute's dynamic academic environment. We are excited to welcome qualified candidates of JEE Advanced 2023 to engage with our deans and faculty, get their queries addressed, and to help them understand how IIT Kanpur can be a perfect destination to shape their academic and professional journey."
IIT Kanpur's commitment to adapting to the evolving tides of education in India and the changing needs of industry, ensures that students receive an education that is both comprehensive and relevant. With eminent faculty, state-of-the-art infrastructure, and a stringent focus on driving research and innovation, the institute grooms graduates to excel in their respective fields and be able to contribute to society meaningfully.
The hybrid-mode Open House will offer students a chance to visit the campus and interact with faculty to know the institute better. The Institute Tour will commence at 1:30 pm on June 20, 2023, from L-17, Lecture Hall Complex, IIT Kanpur. The hybrid-mode session is scheduled on the same day at 4:00 PM through Zoom. Prospective students can look forward to an interactive session where they can engage directly with the Director of IIT Kanpur, respective Deans, Chairperson of Students’ Placement Office, and interact with student representatives as well. This event will be an invaluable opportunity for candidates to gain a deeper understanding of the institute's offerings and determine whether IIT Kanpur is the right choice for their academic pursuits.
Zoom link to join: https://lnkd.in/dEpmtPQn
About IIT Kanpur:
Indian Institute of Technology (IIT) Kanpur was established on 2nd November 1959 by an Act of Parliament. The institute has a sprawling campus spread over 1055 acres with large pool of academic and research resources spanning across 19 departments, 22 centres, and 3 Interdisciplinary programs in engineering, science, design, humanities, and management disciplines with 540 full-time faculty members and approximately 9000 students. In addition to formal undergraduate and postgraduate courses, the institute has been active in research and development in areas of value to both industry and government.
For more information, visit www.iitk.ac.in.