Bharat Ratna to Prof CNR Rao

  • Prof C N R Rao, has been named to receive the Bharat Ratna, was a faculty member at IIT Kanpur and also served as the Chairman of the Board of Governors of IITK from 2002 to 2005.

Distingued Alumni Award

  • In a glittering function Prof Indranil Manna Director of IIT Kanpur, conferred Distinguished Alumnus Awards and Satyendra K Dubey Memorial Award for the year 2013 on Friday, November 8, 2013 in the IME auditorium.

Satyendra K Dubey Memorial Award

  • Prof. Trilochan Sastry, an alumnus of IIT Delhi and Professor at IIM Bangalore received the Satyendra K Dubey Memorial Award in person.

Distingued Teacher Award

  • The Indian Institute of Technology Kanpur celebrated Teachers' Day on September 5, 2013 by giving the prestigious 'Distinguished Teacher Award to three professors and felicitated eleven faculty members who have completed 25 years of their service in the Institute.

Alumni News

  • NewsMaker

    Dr. Pawan Goenka has been appointed as the Executive Director at Mahindra & Mahindra Ltd. After his Ph. D. from Cornell University, USA, he completed an Advanced Management Programme (AMP) at the Harvard Business School, USA.

    Chapter Activities

    A get to gather of Lucknow Chapter of Alumni Association, IIT Kanpur was held on Friday, August 30, 2013 at Genesis Club, Kursi Road, Lucknow.

  • CSR of AA

    About 200 students of class X assembled on October 3, 2013 at Outreach Building to attend a lecture/talk of Prof. Pradip Sinha (HSS Dept) and Prof. Anandh Subrahmaniam (MSE Dept) and Prof. Anish Upadhyay (AE Dept).

    Books By Alumni

    Divyaroop Bhatnagar (BT/ME/76) is the author of Journey to the Hills and other Stories.

  • Announcements

    IIT Kanpur has appointed Mr. Sanjiv Khosla (BT/CSE/1986) as the Overseas Ambassador of IIT Kanpur, he will operate out of New York Office of IIT Kanpur, the space that he himself has generously donated to the Institute.


    Akhilesh Pathak (BT/EE/2009) passed away on Saturday October 12. He was doing PhD in maths at Vanderbilt University, Nashville, TN.

  • Student News

    Suicide Prevention Day

    With support from the Institute and request from Alumni Association, Counseling Service observed the World Suicide Prevention Day on September 8, 2013. The objective was to increase awareness amidst the campus community with regard to this sensitive issue.

    Placement Activities

    The student group of Alumni Contact Program, DORA had organized successful “Tips From The Top” session, which was about 'Management Studies and Corporate World'. There was a huge turn up of students and they were very grateful to the alumni for such motivating and inspiring session.

This issue of the Alumni Newsletter is sponsored by:
Mr. Aloke Bajpai (BT/EE/2001)