IIT Kanpur GATE Cutoff 2024: M.Tech Admission Process, Selection Criteria, Previous Year Cutoff

Sakunth Kumar

Updated On: March 16, 2024 07:41 pm IST | GATE

The expected IIT Kanpur GATE cutoff 2024 for GN is 721-726 GN, EWS is 659-664, SC is 480-485 and ST is 349-356. Check the IIT Kanpur GATE 2024 cutoff here.

IIT Kanpur GATE Cutoff

IIT Kanpur GATE Cutoff 2024: IIT Kanpur will release the GATE M. Tech cutoff 2024 for all rounds on the official website. The expected IIT Kanpur GATE cutoff 2024 is 721-726 for the general category, 659-664 for EWC, 480-485 for SC, and 349-356 for the ST category students. These cutoffs will decide the admission of students into the different M.Tech courses at IIT Kanpur. IIT Kanpur GATE Cutoff 2024 is the minimum score required for admission to M.Tech courses at the institute. Admission to M.Tech courses at IIT Kanpur will be awarded based on GATE results. IISc Bangalore has released the GATE result 2024 on March 16, 2024. More details pertaining to IIT Kanpur GATE cutoff 2024, M.Tech admission process, eligibility criteria, admission dates, and previous year GATE cutoff 2024 can be checked here.

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IIT Kanpur is one of the reputed premier engineering institutes in India, which is known for its academic excellence, quality education, research output and campus placements. Every year, hundreds of students graduate from IIT Kanpur with a job bagged in campus placements. IIT Kanpur offers M.Tech courses in different disciplines, which are high in demand in the job market. The M.Tech courses offered by IIT Kanpur are designed to meet the industry requirements and inculcate relevant skills in students. The research-oriented M.Tech courses in IIT (Indian Institute of Technology) Kanpur encourage students to take up research after the completion of the course.

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About GATE Cutoff for IIT Kanpur

IIT Kanpur relies on several factors to prepare the GATE cutoff. These factors will help the premier institute to come up with a discipline wise cutoff for M.Tech courses. Some of the factors that IIT Kanpur consider while preparing the IIT Kanpur GATE cutoff are listed below: -

  • Previous year (s) GATE cutoff

  • Total number of seats available in the selected/ preferred course

  • The total number of students who applied and appeared for the GATE entrance exam

  • GATE exam and its level of difficulty

  • Total number of applications received in a specific course

Apart from IIT Kanpur, all other IITs follow similar factors for preparing the GATE cutoff. However, there are other factors apart from the above, and these factors may change from time to time. The candidates must make sure that the GATE cutoff of IIT Kanpur is not the same every year, and it changes from time to time.

IIT Kanpur GATE Admission Dates 2024

Candidates aspiring for M.Tech admission at IIT Kanpur with a valid GATE score must complete multiple registrations to seek admission. The candidates must register on the Common Offer Acceptance Portal (COAP) of GATE and IIT Kanpur's official website. Therefore, the candidates must check the important dates of GATE COAP 2024 and IIT Kanpur M.Tech Admission Dates 2024.

IIT Kanpur M.Tech Admission Dates 2024

IIT Kanpur releases the official dates of M.Tech admissions on its official website, and the candidates will be able to check the schedule there.

Event

Date

IIT Kanpur M.Tech admissions online application process starting date

To Be Notified

IIT Kanpur M.Tech admissions online form submission date

To Be Notified

COAP 2024 offer release for rounds

To Be Notified

Release of COAP M. Tech admission criteria for Round 7 (B)

To Be Notified

GATE 2023 Cutoff for IIT Kanpur

The GATE 2034 cutoff for IIT Kanpur scores for admissions in M. Tech can be checked here.

IIT Kanpur GATE cutoff 2023 for M. Tech Admission (round-wise)

GATE 2022 Cutoff for IIT Kanpur

Branch Name Category Closing Rank
Aerospace Engineering General 4683
EWS 853
OBC 2214
SC 1092
ST 744
Mechanical Engineering General 3155
EWS 592
OBC 1529
SC 914
ST 465
Bio Engineering General 7309
EWS 1409
OBC 3262
SC 2071
ST 1213
Chemical Engineering General 4649
OBC 762
SC 2034
ST 1281
Civil Engineering General 6297
EWS 1078
OBC 2582
SC 1380
ST 430
Computer Science Engineering General 237
EWS 55
OBC 155
SC 94
ST 43
Earth Science General 9614
EWS 1714
OBC 4513
SC 2826
ST 1314
Electrical Engineering General 1368
EWS 287
OBC 696
SC 410
ST 269
Physics General 6383
EWS 1568
OBC 3781
SC 2446
ST 1383
Statistics and Data Science General 1082
EWS 246
OBC 833
SC 588
ST 378
Materials Science and Engineering General 6535
EWS 1226
OBC 3003
SC 1881
ST 1083
Mathematics and Scientific Computing General 1143
EWS 212
OBC 681
SC 646
ST 325

GATE 2021 Cutoff for IIT Kanpur

IIT Kanpur GATE Cutoff 2020

IIT Kanpur has released the GATE 2020 cutoff for different courses. The GATE cutoff 2020 of IIT Kanpur is prepared by considering numerous factors. The 2020 GATE cutoff for various M.Tech courses offered by IIT Kanpur are as follows -

Round 1 GATE Cutoff

Name of the Stream/ Course General/ OBC EWS OBC-NCL SC ST
Signal Processing, Communications & Networks 826 787 757 595 469
Power Engineering 859 827 831 711 640
Photonics 784 783 699 590 449
RF & Microwave 897 806 749 588 503
Control & Automation 880 848 847 688 596
Microelectronics & VLSI 883 860 818 703 618

Round 2 GATE Cutoff

Name of the Stream/ Course General/ OBC EWS OBC-NCL SC ST
Signal Processing, Communications & Networks 776 764 714 522 361
Power Engineering 838 803 806 612 580
Photonics 734 720 672 580 415
RF & Microwave 764 760 711 588 353
Control & Automation 845 830 803 619 573
Microelectronics & VLSI 799 780 737 584 449

IIT Kanpur GATE 2016-17 Cutoff: -

Name of the M.Tech Discipline

GATE Cutoff for General Category

OBC

SC

ST

Photonics Science and Engineering

414

439

420

-

Nuclear Engineering and Technology

715

632

434

-

Mechanical Engineering

822

769

562

463

Materials Science Program

631

635

-

-

Materials Science and Engineering

544

489

377

-

Industrial and Management Engineering

683

611

392

428

Environmental Engineering and Management

-

-

-

-

Electrical Engineering

817

777

691

-

Earth Sciences

489

482

500

-

Computer Science and Engineering

732

665

567

443

Civil Engineering

784

713

622

441

Chemical Engineering

562

461

444

335

Biological Sciences and Bio-Engineering

579

579

539

-

Aerospace Engineering

737

670

511

-

IIT Kanpur M.Tech Admission Process through GATE 2024

IIT Kanpur GATE-Based (Non-Sponsored) M.Tech Admission Process: IIT Kanpur primarily accepts GATE scores for admission to M.Tech courses. However, the admission is not solely granted based on GATE score and the candidates must appear for separate written tests and personal interviews conducted at IIT Kanpur. The final admission will be granted only after the assessment of eligible candidates based on GATE score, performance in IIT Kanpur M.Tech written test and personal interview.

IIT Kanpur M.Tech Admission Process for IIT B.Tech Graduates: Candidates who possess a B.Tech degree from any Indian Institute of Technology (IIT) with an overall CGPA/ CPI of 6.5 and CGPA/ CPI of 8.0 in the last two semesters of the B.Tech course are eligible for the direct admission in the M.Tech course at IIT Kanpur. These candidates are exempted from the requirement of the GATE exam.

IIT Kanpur M.Tech Admission Process for External Students: Candidates working in R & D establishments with necessary library and research facilities are eligible for direct admission in M.Tech course without GATE requirement. Such a candidate must be sponsored by his/her employer and must have been in employment with the sponsoring organization for at least 2 years at the time of admission.

IIT Kanpur Part-Time M.Tech Admission Process: IIT Kanpur offers Part-Time M.Tech admission to professionally employed candidates such as teachers, scientists, and working engineers. The requirement of GATE will be waived off only to those candidates who have at least two years of work experience. These students will have to give an undertaking endorsed by their employers that they will be attending all classes. IIT Kanpur may conduct a separate written exam and personal interview for candidates who do not have a valid GATE score.

IIT Kanpur M.Tech Admission Process for Sponsored Candidates: Candidates, who have 2 years of work experience and are sponsored by his / her employer for pursuing the M.Tech course, can take admission in the IIT Kanpur M.Tech course without the GATE requirement. The sponsoring organization must specifically undertake to provide full salary to the candidate and to relieve him/her to pursue the programme for its full duration.

M.Tech Programs Offered in IIT Kanpur

IIT Kanpur offers M.Tech courses in the following disciplines-

Name of the M.Tech Discipline

GATE Paper Code

Photonics Science and Engineering

EE/ ME

Nuclear Engineering and Technology

CH/ CY

Mechanical Engineering

ME

Materials Science Program

XE-C

Materials Science and Engineering

XE-C

Industrial and Management Engineering

PI

Environmental Engineering and Management

CE

Electrical Engineering

EE

Earth Sciences

CE

Computer Science and Engineering

CS

Civil Engineering

CE

Chemical Engineering

CH

Biological Sciences and Bio-Engineering

-

Aerospace Engineering

AE

Note: IIT Kanpur offers different specialisations in some of the M.Tech disciplines mentioned above. The candidates can get admission in their desired specialisation.

IIT Kanpur M.Tech Admission Eligibility Criteria 2024

General Eligibility Criteria for M.Tech Courses:

  • B.Tech/ B.E/ M.Sc degree with a minimum of 50% of marks is the major requirement for the M.Tech admission at IIT Kanpur.

  • Candidates aspiring for M.Tech Biological Sciences and Bioengineering courses must have MBBS/ B.Pharma degree to be eligible for admission. Candidates with an MBBS degree are exempted from the requirement of GATE.

Eligibility Criteria for IIT B.Tech Graduates: IIT B.Tech graduates must have an overall CPI/ CGPA of 6.5 and 8.0 in the last 2 semesters of the B.Tech course are eligible for direct M.Tech admission at IIT Kanpur. These candidates need not appear for the GATE exam.

IIT Kanpur M.Tech Admission Application Process 2024

IIT Kanpur M.Tech aspirants must register on two websites for admission. The details regarding the IIT Kanpur M.Tech application process is elaborated below: -

Registration for M.Tech Course through IIT Kanpur Website: -

  • IIT Kanpur begins the online application process for the M.Tech course in the second week of March every year.

  • Candidates can visit the official website of IIT Kanpur to submit an online application for M.Tech admission.

  • Click on ‘Academics’ followed by ‘PG Programmes’, ‘M. Tech Admissions’

  • The online application portal will open and the candidates must fill out the application.

  • After submitting the personal details on the application form, upload the prescribed documents and pay the application fee of Rs. 400 (Rs. 200 for reserved categories).

  • After the application fee payment, take the printout of the application form for future reference. The candidates need not send the hard copy of the application form to IIT Kanpur by post.

Registration for M.Tech Course through COAP Portal: Along with registration on the official website of IIT Kanpur, the candidates must also register on the official GATE COAP website. Through GATE COAP, candidates can accept the admission offer, check written test and interview results etc. The candidates must pay a separate registration fee on the GATE COAP portal.

Documents to be Submitted with Application Form During M.Tech Admission at IIT Kanpur

The candidates must submit the following documents along with the application form: -

  • Scanned Copies of Passport Size Photograph and Signature

  • Scanned Copy of Class 10 Certificate and UG Degree Certificate

  • Scanned Copy of Caste Certificate (If applicable)

  • Scanned Copy of PWD Certificate (If applicable)

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We hope that the above explanation has given you a clear-cut idea of the IIT Kanpur M.Tech admissions. For the latest IIT Kanpur news and updates, stay tuned to CollegeDekho.

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FAQs

Is the IIT Kanpur cutoff released?

No, the IIT Kanpur cutoff 2024 is released after the conclusion of the admission process. 
 

What are the documents required to be submitted with the application form during MTech Admission at IIT Kanpur?

Scanned Copies of Passport Size Photographs and Signature, Scanned Copies of the Class 10 Certificate and UG Degree Certificate, Scanned Copies of the Caste Certificate (If applicable), and Scanned Copies of the PWD Certificate (If applicable) are some of the documents required to be submitted with the application form during MTech Admission at IIT Kanpur.
 

What are the general eligibility criteria for MTech courses at IIT Kanpur?

According to the general eligibility criteria for MTech courses at IIT Kanpur, candidates should have 50% marks in B.Tech/ B.E/ M.Sc degree or aspirants for MTech Biological Sciences and Bioengineering courses must have MBBS/ BPharma degree to be eligible for admission. Candidates with an MBBS degree are exempted from the requirement of GATE.
 

What are the MTech programs offered at IIT Kanpur?

Photonics Science and Engineering, Nuclear Engineering and Technology, Mechanical Engineering, Materials Science Program, Materials Science and Engineering, Industrial and Management Engineering, Environmental Engineering and Management, Electrical Engineering, Earth Sciences, Computer Science and Engineering, and Civil Engineering are some of the courses offered as MTech courses at IIT Kanpur.
 

What are the factors determining the IIT Kanpur GATE Cutoff 2024?

There are several factors that determine the GATE 2024 cutoff of IIT Kanpur. Some of these factors include A) the total number of applicants who have applied for the GATE exam. (B) The difficulty level of the GATE question papers. (C) The total number of seats available in IIT Kanpur in each department and discipline (D) GATE cutoff of IIT Kanpur of previous years (E) Category of the candidate (E) Gender of the candidate (F) Previous year’s cutoff trends of the course
 

GATE Previous Year Question Paper

GATE Production and Industrial Engineering (PI) Question Paper 2019

GATE Production and Industrial Engineering (PI) Answerkey 2019

GATE Physics (PH) 2019

GATE Petroleum Engineering (PE) 2019

GATE Petroleum Engineering (PE) Answer key 2019

GATE Mining Engineering (MN) 2019

GATE Metallurgical Engineering (MT) Answer key 2019

GATE Mechanical Engineering (ME1) 2019

GATE Mechanical Engineering (ME02) Question Paper 2019

GATE Mechanical Engineering (ME02) Answer key 2019

GATE Mathematics (MA) Answer key 2019

GATE Mathematics (MA) Answer key 2019

GATE Life Sciences (XL-P, Q, R, S, T, U) Question Paper 2019

GATE Instrumentation Engineering (IN) 2019

GATE Instrumentation Engineering (IN) Answer key 2019

GATE Geology and Geophysics (GG) Question Paper 2019

GATE Engineering Sciences (XE-A, B, C, D, E, F, G, H) 2019

GATE Engineering Sciences (XE-A, B, C, D, E, F, G, H) Answer keys 2019

GATE Electronics and Communication Engineering (EC) 2019

GATE Electronics and Communication Engineering (EC) Answer key 2019

Electrical Engineering 2019

Gate Electrical Engg. Answerkey 2019

GATE Ecology and Evolution (EY) 2019

GATE Ecology and Evolution (EY) Answer key 2019

GATE Computer Science and Information Technology (CS) 2019

GATE Computer Science and Information Technology (CS) Answer key 2019

GATE Civil Engineering (CE1) 2019

GATE Civil Engineering (CE1) Answer key 2019

GATE Civil Engineering (CE2) 2019

GATE Chemistry (CY) 2019

GATE Chemistry (CY) Answer key 2019

GATE Chemical Engineering (CH) 2019

GATE Chemical Engineering (CH) Answer key 2019

GATE Biotechnology (BT) 2019

GATE Biotechnology (BT) Answerkey 2019

GATE Architecture and Planning (AR)2019

GATE Architecture and Planning (AR) Answer key 2019

GATE Agricultural Engineering (AG) 2019

GATE Agricultural Engineering (AG) Answer key 2018

GATE Agricultural Engineering (AG) Answer key 2019

GATE Aerospace Engineering (AE) 2019

GATE Aerospace Engineering (AE) Answer key 2019

GATE 2017 AE Question Paper

GTE IN 2017 question paper

GATE IN 2017 Question Paper

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