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The Department of Computer Science and Engineering at the Indian Institute of Technology Kanpur (IIT Kanpur) was the first department in India to start Computer Science education. It started in August 1963 with an IBM 1620 system - a novelty then, even in many North American and European universities. The department runs BTech, MTech, MS and PhD programs and is engaged in cutting edge research with sponsored projects and consultancies. Many of the nation's leading experts, educationists and consultants in computer science today are the alumni of this department.

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Events / Seminar Corner

  • Invited talk on "AI for Social Impact — Learnings from Tuberculosis Elimination Program in India" by Professor Jithin K. Sreedharan, CSE Departement IIT Kanpur, on August 10th, 2022 (Wednesday) at 18:00 Hrs in L-18. [ Abstract ]
  • Invited talk by the proclaimed "Satoshi Nakamoto" Dr Craigh Wright, on August 9th, 2022 (Tuesday) at 13:00 Hrs in RM-101. [ Abstract ]
  • Seminar on "Criminal Justice in India: Reality & Possibility" by Prof. Arvind Verma, a visiting faculty of Computer Science & Engineering IIT Kanpur on August 1st, 2022 (Monday) at 18:00 Hrs in L-12. [ Abstract ]
  • Invited Seminar on "How to Store Elephants?" by Professor Manish K Gupta (Dhirubhai Ambani Institute of Information and Communication Technology, Gandhinagar), on July 28th, 2022 (Thursday) at 16:00 Hrs. [ Abstract ]
  • 55th Convocation 2022 department Brochure
  • Invited talk on "Optimization and Sampling Under Symmetry" by Professor Nisheeth Vishnoi, A. Bartlett Giamatti Professor of Computer Science at Yale University, on June 23rd, 2022 (Thursday) at 10:00 Hrs. [ Abstract ]
  • Talk on "Are Lattice problems really that hard?" by Rajendra Kumar, a postdoc at NUS and our alumnus, on April 20th, 2022 (Wednesday) at 16:00 Hrs. [ Abstract ]

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