According to the placement report for 2023, IIT Kanpur achieved the highest package of INR 24 LPA, with an average package of INR 18.14 LPA.
Established in 1974, the Department of Industrial and Management Engineering (IME) at IIT Kanpur is an interdisciplinary program that pioneers the integration of analytical education for engineers with management training. In the Management Category, IME IIT Kanpur was ranked 23rd by NIRF 2023. The department currently offers MBA, MTech, and PhD programs in Industrial and Management Engineering. The flagship MBA program at IME Kanpur is a two-year full-time residential program that includes the CAPSTONE program. As part of the Capstone Project, students engage in independent research on a chosen question or problem, collaborate with relevant companies, and under the guidance of a faculty mentor, produce a substantial paper demonstrating a deep understanding of the topic. Additionally, the college offers a short-term full-time residential PGPEX VLM program.
Admission to the MBA program is based on CAT scores, while admission to the MTech program requires a valid GATE score followed by a Written Test and Personal Interview. For the doctoral-level PhD course, candidates are shortlisted based on a valid GATE score. Admission to the PGPEX VLM program involves shortlisting candidates through an entrance exam conducted by the institute, followed by a Personal Interview.
In the 2023 placements at IIT Kanpur's IME department, the highest package reached INR 24 LPA, while the average package settled at INR 18.14 LPA. Prominent recruiters during the placement drive included Mckinsey & Company, PwC, Deloitte, Cognizant, Barclays, EXL, and more.
IME IIT Kanpur Quick Facts
- The department currently has 19 faculty members with PhDs from reputed universities within and outside India while and the student-teacher ratio is 1:12
- At present, IME Kanpur has collaborations with Universities such as RPI, USA, and METEC Defence Univers