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The Indian Institute of Technology Kanpur was established in the year 1960. The Parliament of India passed the ‘Institutes of Technology Act 1961’ declaring all the IITs as “Institutions of National Importance”. The Parliamentary Act has given absolute autonomy to the IITs. When the foundation stone of the IIT system was laid, it was perceived that taking help from the industrially advanced western countries might be lot more effective in achieving the status of a world class technical institute. Hence, IIT Kanpur had a massive collaboration with USA through a specially created programme- KIAP (Kanpur Indo American Programme). Indian Institute of Technology Kanpur is engaged in carrying out original research of significance and technology development at the cutting edge.It imparts training to students so that they become competent and motivated engineers and scientists. The Institute celebrates freedom of thought, cultivates vision and encourages growth, but also inculcates human values and concern for the environment and the society. The Institute awards Bachelors, Masters and Doctoral degrees in various branches of technology and science. It has been making special efforts to recruit talented faculty on a world-wide basis and to admit bright students from all over the country by a careful selection process (JEE/GATE/CAT/JAM). The Institute has about 1450 undergraduate and 850 postgraduate students, 300 faculty, and more than 1500 supporting staff. It has one of the finest scientific & technological library with an online information retrieval system over the campus LAN. 
Address Nankari, Kanpur Nagar, Kanpur, Uttar Pradesh, India - 208016.
Place Nankari
State Uttar Pradesh
Phone Number 0512 - 259 0151
Courses BE Computer Science
BE Mechanical
BE Civil
BE Chemical
BE Aerospace Engineering
BE Bio Engineering
BE Electrical Engineering
BE Metallurgical Engineering
Year of Establishment 1960
University Affiliation Indian Institute of Technology, Kanpur
Approval Status AICTE Approved
Management/ Authority Govt.
How to Reach The distance between Kanpur & Nankari through NH 34 is 16.5 km. and it is near-about 22 mins. distance by car. Frequent buses & trains are available to Nankari from Kanpur. The college campus is at a distance of 1.5 km from Kanpur and it takes around 4 to 5 minutes to reach the college campus by Car. 

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