Friday, 22 April 2016


Let's Know aboutIIT Kanpur India 

IIT kanpur Campus (

The Indian Institute of Technology Kanpur (routinely known as IIT Kanpur or IITK) is an open examination school arranged in Kanpur, Uttar Pradesh. It was announced to be Institute of National Importance by Government of India under IIT Act.

Developed in 1959 as one of the essential Indian Institutes of Technology, the association was made with the assistance of a consortium of nine US research universities as a noteworthy part of the Kanpur Indo-American Program (KIAP)

IIT Kanpur was set up by an Act of Parliament in 1959. The establishment was started in December 1959 in a room in the jug working of the Harcourt Butler Technological Institute at Agricultural Gardens in Kanpur. In 1963, the establishment moved to its present territory, on the Grand Trunk Road near the town of Kalyanpur in Kanpur locale.

In the midst of the underlying ten years of its nearness, a consortium of nine US schools (specifically M.I.T, University of California, Berkeley, California Institute of Technology, Princeton University, Carnegie Institute of Technology, University of Michigan, Ohio State University, Case Institute of Technology and Purdue University) set up IIT Kanpur's investigation research focuses and educational tasks under the Kanpur Indo-American Program (KIAP).[6] The primary Director of the Institute was P. K. Kelkar (after whom the Central Library was renamed in 2002).

Under the bearing of money related authority John Kenneth Galbraith, IIT Kanpur was the essential establishment in India to offer Computer Science education.The most dependable PC courses were started at IIT Kanpur in August 1963 on an IBM 1620 structure. The action for PC guideline began from the Electrical Engineering office, then under the chairmanship of Prof. H.K. Kesavan, who was all the while the chief of Electrical Engineering and pioneer of the Computer Center. Prof. Harry Huskey of the University of California, Berkeley, who went before Kesavan, helped[clarification needed] with the PC activity at IIT-Kanpur. In 1971, the establishment began a free academic system in Computer Science and Engineering, provoking M.Tech. besides. degrees.

In 1972 the KIAP program completed, to a constrained degree as an aftereffect of weights in view of the U.S. support of Pakistan. Government financing was furthermore decreased as a reaction to the supposition that the IIT's were adding to the psyche channel.

IIT Kanpur is arranged on the Grand Trunk Road, 15 kilometers (9.3 mi) west of Kanpur City and measures close to 420 hectares (1,000 segments of area). This range was given by the Government of Uttar Pradesh in 1960 and by March 1963 the Institute had moved to its present territory.

PK Kelkar Library

The foundation has around 6478 understudies with 3938 school understudies and 2540 postgraduate understudies and around 500 investigation accomplices.

Noida Extension center

IIT Kanpur is to open a development center in Noida with the course of action of making a little custom center there for supporting exertion works out. Its foundation was laid on 4 December 2012 on 5 segments of place that is known for territory apportioned by Uttar Pradesh state government in the section 62 of Noida city, which is not precisely a hour`s wander from New Delhi and the Indira Gandhi International Airport. The cost of advancement is surveyed to associate with 25 crores. The new grounds will have a gathering lobby, class passageways for sorting out national and worldwide gatherings and an International Relations Office close by a 7-story guest house. A couple short lived organization courses and refresher courses suggested for detachment learning will be available at the development center.News from. IITK. Recouped on 9 October 2013.

IT Kanpur Rank in world and India

Comprehensively, IIT Kanpur has been situated 272th in the QS World University Rankings of 2015, 58nd in the QS Asian University Rankings of 2015 and evaluated AAAAA in Careers 360 (Magazine) Top Engineering Colleges in India 2015.In India rankings, among building schools, it was situated first in 2014, 2012, 2011 and 2010, and second in 2013 by India Today, and fourth by Outlook India in 2012, in any case it achieved most vital centers in academic inconceivability grouping in Outlook India outline . In the Mint Government Colleges survey of 2009 it situated second .

Courses Offers in IIT Kanpur . 


IIT Kanpur offers four-year B.Tech programs in Aerospace Engineering, Biological Sciences and Bio-building, Chemical Engineering, Civil Engineering, Computer Science and Engineering, Electrical Engineering, Materials Science and Engineering and Mechanical Engineering. The admission to these ventures is acquired through Joint Entrance Examination.


Postgraduate courses in Engineering offer Master of Technology (M.Tech) and Ph.D. degrees. The foundation also offers two level M.Sc. courses in zones of major sciences in which understudies are surrendered through JAM exam. The foundation moreover offers M.Des. (2 years), M.B.A. (2 years) and M.Sc. (2 years) degrees. Admissions to M. Tech is made once every year through Graduate Aptitude Test in Engineering.

Workplaces gave in IIT Kanpur 


EngineeringHumanities and Social SciencesInter Disciplinary

The grounds is spread over a zone of 4.3 square kilometers (1,100 segments of area). Workplaces join the National Wind Tunnel Facility. Other unlimited examination centers fuse the Advanced Center for Material Science, a Bio-development center, the Advanced Center for Electronic Systems, and the Samtel Center for Display Technology, Center for Mechatronics, Center for Laser Technology, Prabhu Goel Research Center for Computer and Internet Security, Facility for Ecological and Analytical Testing. The workplaces have their own specific libraries.

The foundation has its own specific runway, for flight testing and skimming.

PK Kelkar Library (once in the past Central Library) is an insightful library of the establishment with a social occasion of more than 300,000 volumes, and participations to more than 1,000 periodicals. The library was renamed to its present name in 2003 after Dr. P K Kelkar, the key official of the establishment. It is housed in a three-story working, with a total floor scope of 6973 square meters. The Abstracting and Indexing periodicals, Microform and CD-ROM databases, particular reports, Standards and proposition are in the library. Consistently, around 4,500 books and journal volumes are added to the library.

The Western Labs 

The Computer Center host the IIT Kanpur webpage and gives singular web space to understudies and assets. It in like manner gives a mail server and fast web to each one of the motels and the scholastics. It has linux and windows research focuses equipped with untouchable programming like MATLAB and Autocad for use of understudies. The PC center has around 200-300 Linux terminals and more than 100 Windows-NT terminals reinforced by the PARAM 10000 supercomputer, and is reliably open to the understudies for academic work and redirection. It has around 50 SUN workstations. In June 2014 IIT Kanpur dispatched their second supercomputer which is India's 5th[33] best supercomputer beginning right now. The new supercomputer 'Group Platform SL230s Gen8' manufactured by Hewlett-Packard has 15,360 focuses and a theoretical peak (Rpeak) 307.2 TFlop/s and is the world's 192th best supercomputer as of June 2015.[34]

The New Core Labs (NCL) is 3 story working with bleeding edge material science and science research communities for courses in the principle year. The New Core Labs similarly has Linux and Windows PC labs for the usage of first year courses and a Mathematics division research focus lodging machines with high preparing power.

IIT Kanpur has set up the SIDBI Innovation and Incubation Centre(SIIC) in a joint exertion with the Small Industries progression Bank of India (SIDBI) hoping to help advancement, research, and entrepreneurial activities in development based districts. SIIC helps business Start-ups to develop[clarification needed] their musings into monetarily reasonable things. SIIC coordinated the Nettech Summer Program 2007 for building understudies from all over India at IIT Kanpur Campus.

A gathering of understudies, working under the bearing of representatives of the establishment and scientists of Indian Space Research Organization (ISRO) have formed and made India's first nano satellite Jugnu, which was successfully dispatched in circle on 12 Oct 2011 by ISRO's PSLV-C18.

No comments:

Post a Comment