Post-Graduate Admissions for Department of CSE

Department of Computer Science and Engineering

The CSE department at IIT Kanpur is the first department in India to start Computer Science education. The department 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 known for its academic rigor and excellence and cutting edge research with several sponsored projects and consultancies.

Our Focus

Creating Scientists, Academics, Technocrats, and Entrepreneurs
Research & Development

Access to the latest advances in technology with the aim of acclimating students to the innovations in the scientific community.


Provide a rigorous and world-class academic experience with the help of distinguished faculty, carefully designed coursework, and an excellent learning environment.

Campus Life

Be an integral part and feel at one with a closely-knit campus community and make friends for life.

Message from the Department Chair