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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.

The CSE department mourns the demise of Prof. Pramod Subramanyan and offers condolences to bereaved family members, friends and colleagues of Prof. Pramod Subramanyan. Please visit the following [ link ] for some fond messages from his friends and colleagues.

Latest News

  • Professor T. V. Prabhakar will receive the 1989 Batch Faculty Award in recognition of his contributions to improving undergraduate teaching through the use of technology innovation in the space of education.
  • Giving to Your Alma Mater -- CSE@IITK has initiated a major fund raising drive. Please help your alma mater to reach the next level of excellence!
  • Nidhi Hegde, an undergraduate student in CSE, has received the Google Women Techmakers Scholarship 2020 in the Asia Pacific (APAC) region.
  • Shreya Kacholia, an undergraduate student in CSE, has received the Google Women Techmakers Scholarship 2020 in the Asia Pacific (APAC) region.
  • Prof. Ashutosh Modi and his students Vishal Keswani and Sakshi Singh have won the first prize at FinSim Shared Task organized at Workshop on Financial Technology and Natural Language Processing (FinNLP).
  • CSE PhD student Dhanajit Brahma and his supervisor Professor Piyush Rai is selected for the prestigious Qualcomm Innovation Fellowship 2020.


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