Top College in Uttar Pradesh

Top College in Uttar Pradesh

Indian Institute Of Technology, Kanpur
Indian Institute Of Technology, Kanpur
Location Kanpur Nagar
Type Public
University INDIAN INSTITUTE OF TECHNOLOGY, KANPUR
NIRF 20185
NIRF 20175

NIRF Rank fro Management: 17

The Indian Institute of Technology Kanpur (also known as IIT Kanpur or IITK) is a public engineering institution funded by government located in Kanpur, Uttar Pradesh. It was declared to be an Institute of National Importance by the Government of India under the Institutes of Technology Act.

Established in 1959 as one of the first Indian Institutes of Technology, the institute was created with the assistance of a consortium of nine US research universities as part of the Kanpur Indo-American Programme (KIAP).