Indian Institute of Technology (IIT KANPUR) Kanpur Scholarships
Merit cum Means Scholarship
Students receive full tuition waiver, and pocket allowance of Rs. 1000 pm for the duration of the program. This is merit cum means based scholarship; hence, the recipients must maintain a minimum CPI of 6.5. However, if CPI falls below 6.5 (but remains above 6.0) then pocket allowance is withdrawn. A student must only submit their parental income certificate to apply for this scholarship. This scholarship can be availed by those who are other than category (SC/ST) students with annual parental income less than 4.5 lakhs.
Basic Mess & Pocket Allowance
This scholarship can be availed by those who are category (SC/ST) students with annual parental income less than 4.5 lakhs. Under this scholarship students receive free basic mess bill and a pocket allowance of Rs. 250 pm.
Students receive an annual scholarship of Rs.30,000 per semester (Rs. 60,000 annually), along with a research grant of Rs.20,000. Students of B.S programmes within the ALL INDIA RANK (AIR) 10,000 as per Common Merit LIST (CML) in Chemistry, Physics and Mathematics departments are eligible for this scholarship. Students must submit an undertaking for not getting any other scholarship to the SSPC every semester to apply for this scholarship. This is a merit based scholarship; hence, the recipients must maintain a minimum CPI of 6.0.
Students' Benevolence Fund
Students can apply for scholarships and loans under the Students’ Benevolence Fund. It is granted purely on the basis of means for students who demonstrate financial need, but could not secure financial support from the Institute or any other source. Students can apply for this by filling an online form around mid-September.
Up to 20 scholarships are awarded per year, worth Rs.500 per month, for showing leadership in sports related activities on campus, leading to development, growth and increased participation in various sports activities. Excellence in sports, as shown in performance in Inter-IIT and other external sports meets are also awarded by means of these scholarships.
Aditya Birla Scholarship
The top 20 students (in terms of their AIR in JEE Advanced) can apply for this scholarship. Some of these students are shortlisted for an interview on the basis of their application. This scholarship is then awarded on the basis of the interview.
The Institute nominates the following category of students for this scholarship
- Top 2 students each from
- Civil Engineering
- Electrical Engineering
- Materials Science and Engieering
- Mechanical Engineering
- Top 12 students across all departments from a batch
Contact Details of Indian Institute of Technology, Kanpur
Contact No:+91-512-2597288 , +91-512-2597200
Address:Kalyanpur, Kanpur, Uttar Pradesh 208016, India