Executive-Friendly Program | High Impact Format | Round 1 Applications closing on 29th Feb
Build Deep Domain Knowledge from the Country’s Best Institution
Class Start - July 2024
* Selection test differs for every programme
The IIT Kanpur e-Masters Degree courses are a distinctive set of online, postgraduate-level programs designed for working professionals who aim to stay relevant and up-to-date in today's technology-driven world. These online Masters Degree courses offered by IIT Kanpur, are designed with a flexible format and are recognized for their high-quality standards, making them a valuable addition to any professional's career growth and employability.
Each Masters program offers various flexible tracks, with multi-disciplinary modules that are intellectually stimulating and based on the latest industry developments. In addition to weekend-only live interactive sessions and self-paced learning components, students also have the opportunity to visit IIT Kanpur campus, as applicable. These completely course-based programs, with no thesis requirement, offer the best of both worlds - the convenience of online learning and the prestige of a Masters Degree from IIT Kanpur.
So, if you're looking to earn a highly-reputed Masters Degree from India's top-ranked institution, consider the IIT Kanpur Masters program. Join a vibrant online community of learners and benefit from IIT Kanpur expertise and resources as you pursue your online Masters Degree and take the next step in your career.
*Selection Test and/or Interview will be scheduled depending on the number of eligible
applications vis-a-vis seats available for the program. The selection process is online.
Please refer to the respective program page to learn more about any program-specific eligibility criteria.
Application fee ₹1500 (to be paid during application submission)
Fee structure for candidates opting to complete the program in 1 year.
To be paid within 1 week of selection
To be paid to complete enrollment
To be paid at the beginning of every quarter based on no. of modules selected
(Total 12 Modules)
₹45,000 per module
To be paid at the beginning of every quarter
₹15,000 per quarter
*For every additional quarter, fees of Rs 15,000 will be applicable.
Candidates opting to complete the program in 5 quarters need to pay an additional fee of ₹15,000
Candidates opting to complete the program in 11 quarters need to pay an additional fee of ₹1,05,000
All other fees remain the same.
Fees paid are non-refundable (after a certain time period) and non-transferable.
Established in 1959 by the Government of India, Indian Institute of Technology Kanpur (IIT Kanpur) is a globally acclaimed university for world-class education and research in science, engineering, management and humanities. We aim to provide leadership in technological innovation for the growth of India.
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The eMasters Program by IIT Kanpur will be delivered on iPearl.ai, a State-of-the-Art digital learning platform, powered by TalentSprint. iPearl.ai, highly rated for its user experience, is a direct-to-device platform that works seamlessly on any internet-connected device and provides a single-sign on experience for all your learning needs including recorded videos, reading material, live interactive sessions, assignments, quizzes, discussion forums, virtual lounges and more.
In a rapidly changing world, working professionals must continually upgrade their knowledge and keep up with the latest developments in diverse fields to be effective and remain relevant. To meet such needs of the industry professionals, online certification programs worldwide have exploded in the last decade. They have matured into formal degree-granting programs in many Universities in the USA and Europe. It has, therefore, become imperative for practicing professionals to have access to a complete ecosystem of knowledge. The eMasters degree program of IIT Kanpur has been designed to fulfill this requirement. Moreover, given the high reputation of IIT Kanpur in its teaching and evaluation standards, these formal degree courses, with their intended high quality and standard, will help professionals in vertical career growth and improve employment potential during a later movement.
eMasters is a new post-graduate level program at IIT Kanpur. It is an entirely online program, with all lectures, discussions, quizzes, and assignments available through an award-winning digital learning platform. The faculty will deliver the course content of IIT Kanpur. The program offers several flexible tracks, with multi-disciplinary modules, to facilitate learning for the professional. All modules are intellectually stimulating and State-of-the-Art — the hallmark of IIT Kanpur.
eMasters is not equivalent to an MTech program, nor is it an online version of MTech. Unlike MTech, eMasters does not have a thesis component, and the structure and nature of the courses may differ from those of MTech. It can be considered a work-integrated program since professional experience in the relevant areas is considered for admission into the program.
The program is ideal for working professionals who want to stay agile, effective and relevant in a fast-changing technology-dominated world. The candidate should have a bachelor's degree (3/4 years program) or a masters degree in appropriate discipline with at least 55% marks or 5.5/10 CPI + 2 years of work experience (an applicant need not be employed to be eligible). Candidates with relevant experience will be preferred.
IIT Kanpur is ranked 5th amond Indian Institutions in QS World University Ranking 2024.
IIT Kanpur is among the top 100 universities in the world in terms of citations per faculty. It bagged 66th position in QS World University Ranking 2023 Asia Region.
IIT Kanpur has a strong network of 45000 illustrious alumni spanning across the globe.
Academic outcomes: Build relevant expertise to stay agile, effective and relevant in a fast-changing technology-dominated world.
IIT Kanpur Degree: Get a degree from IIT Kanpur, a globally acclaimed education and research university in science, engineering, management, and humanities.
IIT Kanpur Alumni Status: Become a part of a global alumni network with 45000+ illustrious members.
Placement Support: Receives mentorship and career support through the Office of Digital Learning Placement Cell, an eMasters student driven process.
Incubation Support: Incubation support for promising startup initiatives by IIT Kanpur.