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#474 Overall Influence

IIT Kanpur

Public engineering institution

From Wikipedia

Indian Institute of Technology Kanpur is a public technical and research university located in Kanpur, Uttar Pradesh, India. It was declared to be an Institute of National Importance by the Government of India under the Institutes of Technology Act.

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What is IIT Kanpur known for?

Our answer to this is to show you the disciplines in which a school's faculty and alumni have had the highest historical influence. A school may be influential in a discipline even if they do not offer degrees in that area. We've organized two lists to show where they are influential and offer corresponding degrees, and where they are influential through scholarship although they don't offer degrees in the disciplines.

Top areas of influence with degrees offered

#106 World Rank
Computer Science
#272 World Rank
Engineering
#395 World Rank
Business
#382 World Rank
Mathematics
#343 World Rank
Chemistry
#314 World Rank
Physics
#715 World Rank
Biology
#1087 World Rank
Education
#687 World Rank
Political Science
#1175 World Rank
Religious Studies
#1764 World Rank
Literature
#1266 World Rank
Philosophy
#2479 World Rank
Medical
#1786 World Rank
History
#1241 World Rank
Economics
#2449 World Rank
Law
#2087 World Rank
Communications
#743 World Rank
Social Work
#2030 World Rank
Psychology
#1701 World Rank
Earth Sciences
#2726 World Rank
Sociology
#5575 World Rank
Nursing
#3357 World Rank
Anthropology
#5690 World Rank
Criminal Justice

Influential People

Who are IIT Kanpur's Most influential alumni?

IIT Kanpur 's most influential alumni faculty include professors and professionals in the fields of Computer Science, Engineering, and Physics

Tushar Kanti Chakraborty

Indian organic chemist

Suryanarayanasastry Ramasesha

Indian quantum chemist

Nikhil Mohan Pattnaik

Nikhil Mohan Pattnaik

Indian scholar, scientist and author

Jayathi Murthy

Indian-American mechanical engineer

Pawan Kumar Goenka

Pawan Kumar Goenka

Indian businessman

Deepak Dhar

Indian theoretical physicist

Mukul Sinha

Mukul Sinha

Nagarjuna G.

Nagarjuna G.

Indian philosopher

Anil Agarwal

Indian journalist and environmentalist

Dipendra Prasad

Dipendra Prasad

Indian mathematician

Samir D. Mathur

Samir D. Mathur

P. A. Venkatachalam

P. A. Venkatachalam

Indian academic