IIT Kanpur M.Des Admission 2020
IIT Kanpur M.Des Admission 2020 - Indian Institute of Technology, Kanpur again extended the end date to fill the application form for IIT Kanpur M.Des till May 24, 2020. Initially, the last date for IIT Kanpur M.Des registration was April 4, but due to COVID 19 outbreak and 21 days nationwide lockdown the concerned authority extended the end date to fill the application form. The admission cell released the IIT Kanpur M.Des application form on March 16. Before filling the application form candidates must go through the eligibility criteria of IIT Kanpur M.Des 2020, to check whether they are eligible or not. Based on the CEED or GATE score, candidates will be offered admission to M.Des in IIT Kanpur. The shortlisted candidates will receive an email from the authority related to their selection for the entrance exam. The authority will announce the entrance exam date for IIT Kanpur M.Des admission 2020. To know more about the information related to the admission such as important dates, eligibility criteria, application form etc, aspirants can scrutinize the following article.
Latest - IIT Kanpur 2020 M.Des registration has been extended till May 24. Click here to fill the application form of M.Des IIT Kanpur.
Quick facts of the IIT Kanpur M.Des Admission 2020
The table mentioned below is the overview of the details pertaining to the admission in M.Des IIT Kanpur 2020.
IIT Kanpur M.Des 2020 Admission - Overview
Name of the exam
IIT Kanpur M.Des Admission
Category of the exam
Mode of the application form
Important Dates of IIT Kanpur M.Des Admission 2020
Aspirants should always keep a track on the dates of the event regarding the admission in IIT Kanpur M.Des. Check the tentative dates specified in the following table to avoid missing any crucial events associated with the M.Des IIT Kanpur admission 2020.
IIT Kanpur M.Des Admission 2020 Important Dates
Release of IIT Kanpur M.Des Admission application form
March 16, 2020
Last date of filling the application form
May 24, 2020(Extended)
Date of the entrance Exam
To be announced later
Confirmation for admission by the institute
Commence of session
IIT Kanpur M.Des Admission 2020 - Eligibility Criteria
Indian Institute of Technology, Kanpur describes certain eligibility criteria that have to be fulfilled by the candidates to consider admission in IIT Kanpur M.Des 2020. The key criteria are the set of parameters that prescribed the qualifying exam and the minimum score which candidates have to obtain in the qualifying exam to appear in the entrance exam for admission. It is required to get a valid score in CEED/GATE to get admission in M.Des IIT Kanpur. However, candidates possess B. Tech degrees from IITs with at least CPI overall CPI of 6.5 and a minimum CPI of 8.0 in the last two years in B.Tech are not required for the GATE score. To know more about the details of IIT Kanpur M.Des eligibility criteria, refer to the following table.
Eligibility Criteria for IIT Kanpur M.Des 2020
Limit of CEED/GATE attempt
IIT Kanpur M.Des Admission Application Form 2020
The deadline to fill the IIT 2020 application form has been extended till May 24. Indian Institute of Technology, Kanpur released the application form for admission in M.Des IIT Kanpur on March 16, 2020, via online. Candidates have to fill the application form completely and submit it before the due date. But before registration, aspirants must ensure that they have met the IIT Kanpur M.Des eligibility criteria. The procedure to fill the M.Des application form is mentioned below.
Step 1 - Registration
To fill the application form of M.Des IIT Kanpur application form, candidates will have to register first by entering the following details.
Valid Email id
Valid Contact No.
Date Of Birth
Enter CAPTCHA Code
Click on the register tab after entering the above information. Candidates have to enter the OTP number which they get on their register mail.id
Step 2 - Provide the Personal Details
Candidates are required to enter their personal details in the application form. The details include:
Alternate email ID
Alternate mobile number
Place of birth
Father’s name/ Guardian’s name
Mother’s name / Guardian’s name
Parent/ Guardian’s name
Person with disability (Y/N)
Step 3 - Enter the Correspondence Address
After filling the above details candidates have to enter the correspondence address in the application form. The requisite elements are
Step 4 - Provide Permanent Address
In the next step, candidates are required to provide the permanent address. Following details has to be provided in this step
Note: If the permanent address is the same as the correspondent address, candidates are not required to fill this part of the form. Candidates have to click on the ‘Next’ and ‘Save’ button after filling the details.
Step 5 - Choose the Program Details
Candidates are required to provide the following details.
Status of the Student (Full time, part-time, external)
Candidates have to choose the desired programme from the drop-down list
Candidates have to select the department from the drop-down list
Candidates are required to choose the preference 1, 2, 3 and 4 form the drop-down menu
Tick on the option given in the form as per choice “Do you want institute assistantship? (Y/N)”
Step 6 - Fill the Qualifying test details
Candidates are required to provide the details of the qualifying test. Following are the information, candidates have to furnish related to qualifying exam
Name of the test
Discipline of the test
Registration ID of the test
Score of the test
Max score of the test
Rank secured in the test
Percentile score in the test
Step 7 - Provide the Qualifying exam Details
Applicants have to fill details of the qualifying exam in the application form. The following information is the details which candidates have to furnish in the form.
Name of the Degree
Name of the University
Name of the Institution/College
Year of admission
Status of the result
Duration of the course
Type of the grade
Pattern of the Evaluation
Marks Obtained in the Semester/ year (Year 1, 2 3, 4)
Maximum marks of the qualifying exam
Percentage secured in the qualifying exam
Step 8 - Provide the Experience Details
Applicants have to fill the experience details (if applicable) in the application form:
Name of the Organization
Roles and responsibilities
Step 9 - Upload the required documents as per the stipulated details mentioned above in the article.
Step 10 - Upload the Cover Letter/ Statement of Purpose in the application form
Candidates will have to upload the Cover letter/Statement of Purpose. After uploading the Cover letter or Statement of Purpose candidates have to click on the ‘Preview and Submit’ button
Step 11 - Pay the fee
Candidates have to pay the application fee via online through net banking/credit card/debit card. The application fee varies for different categories.
SC, ST, PwD
Step 12 - Download and Take the Printout of the application form
Students must download the filled in application form and take the printout of the same for future reference.
What are the Documents to be uploaded while filling out the Application Form?
Candidates have to upload the following document at the time of filling the IIT Kanpur 2020 Application form.
Candidates have to upload a scanned photograph in jpg or png format. The size of the file must be up to 500 KB
Upload the Date of Birth proof in Pdf format. The size of the file should be 2 MB
Candidates are required to upload the GATE scorecard or scorecard of any other national level test in pdf format. Again the size of the file should be 2 MB
Aspirants must upload the Qualifying exam scoresheet/mark sheet/grade sheet in pdf format. The size of the file must be 2 MB
Candidates should upload the Category certificate, if applicable in pdf format and the size of the file has to be 2 MB
IIT Kanpur M.Des Admission - Selection Procedure 2020
Based on the CEED/GATE scores, candidates will be selected for admission in M.Des IIT Kanpur. The mail regarding the selection in the IIT Kanpur M.Des admission test will be received by the shortlisted candidates. The shortlisted candidates have to undergo several selection processes. Candidates who are shortlisted will be called for another screening test at the institute. Along with the call letter, the details of the test will be received by the candidates on the registered mail address. The admission to IIT Kanpur M.Des will be granted based on their final result.
Frequently Asked Question (FAQs) - IIT Kanpur M.Des Admission 2020
Question: In what mode the application form of IIT Kanpur M.Des admission 2020 will be released?
The application form of IIT Kanpur M.Des admission will be released in the second week of March, 2020 in online mode.
Question: What will be the last date to fill the application form of IIT Kanpur M.Des admission 2020?
The last date to fill the application form of the IIT Kanpur M.Des admission 2020 is May 24.
Question: What is the selection process of admission in M.Des at IIT Kanpur?
Candidates will be shortlisted for the entrance test based on the CEED/GATE score. Aspirants who have cleared the entrance test have to face an interview at the allotted venue. Candidates will be offered IIT Kanpur M.Des admission on the basis of their final result.
Question: What is the application fee of IIT Kanpur M.Des 2020?
The application fee of the IIT Kanpur M.Des 2020 is Rs 400 for General and OBC candidates and INR 200 for the candidates belonging to f ST/SC/PWH categories.
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I have open CEED rank of 130. Can i get into any IIT? My score is 51.5
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ST rank 19 CEED. Will it be possible to get a seat in Mdes IIT Delhi?
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While filling up the appplication form, the rank for CEED given ahould be of the open rank or the category rank?
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I got a rank of 52 in the ST category in CEED. In which colleges do I have a chance to get into?
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