About Us

The Indian Institute of Technology Kanpur is well known for its academic excellence and is often considered as the 'first stop' for a large number of industries and other organizations for recruiting undergraduate and post-graduate students. We truly appreciate the faith bestowed on us from several organizations and we look forward to continuing our relationship with them.

The Students' Placement Office (SPO) is run and managed by an efficient team of office staff & students and handles all aspects of placements at IIT Kanpur. Right from contacting companies to managing all logistics of arranging for tests, pre-placement talks and conducting final interviews the SPO team provides it's best possible assistance to the recruiters. The hospitality and the functioning of SPO is applauded and well received by the visiting recruiters every year.

From the Director's Desk

Since the advent of this great institution, IIT Kanpur has vision to provide quality technical education and act as a rostrum for scientific research, and a mission to develop human potential to its greatest degree. In accordance with this vision IIT Kanpur has maintained an exemplary record of academic contribution for achieving excellence in teaching, research and governance. A sincere effort has now begun to restore the vantage position of IITK as the top technological Institute in India, The students of IITK are a cherry picked group. They have been chosen through a process that makes IITK one of the toughest institutes to get an admission.

IITK owes a lot to its alumni for all its international reputation and national standing. The students usually come from varied educational and cultural backgrounds

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Chairman's Message

With the dynamic nature of competitive market, the need of exceptional technical talent clubbed with inter-personal managerial skills inherently form the underlying requirement of working in global firms. The exceeding expectations from a graduating student have created a zone of opportunity for students of Indian Institute of Technology (IIT) Kanpur. The innate build-up of strong foundation and skill-set training, imparted to the students of IIT Kanpur, naturally prepares them to face today’s competitive world. The rigour in teaching, strive to excelling in all facets, learning from top-class researchers, undertaking top-class thesis and projects, managing international technical-conferences, and participating in extra co-curricular activities inculcate definite excellence. This characteristic of complete development of students at IIT Kanpur makes them distinctive leaders of tomorrow.

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Past Recruiters

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