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SURGE Program

Under the Students-Undergraduate Research Graduate Excellence (SURGE) program, students from IITK and other participating institutions undertake short duration, but focused research projects and push their intellectual abilities beyond those driven by the classroom.
The duration of the program is approximately 08 weeks and the starting date of SURGE program is 13th May, 2020 and last date 10th July, 2020.
Students working under "Funding from SURGE (Institute Funded category)" only at IITK receive a stipend of Rs 12,500/- for 08 weeks duration. An award plus a commendation certificate is given to those SURGE students who produce exceptional quality research during the period.

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IIT Kanpur Students


Non IIT Kanpur Students


Students going Overseas

Our Components

For Other Countries

The SURGE program has been opened to UG students from NEPAL and BHUTAN initially. A maximum of 04 students from NEPAL + BHUTAN may be allowed to participate in the SURGE program for the upcoming summer of 2020.

Non-IITK Indian Students

Under this program category, a small number of selected undergraduate students from top engineering colleges from all over India are given an opportunity to explore research and to experience the academic atmosphere of IIT Kanpur.


For IITK at IIT Kanpur

In this program, IITK students are given an opportunity to work with a chosen mentor at IITK. In order to complete the application, it is necessary for the student to identify a professor who agrees to be his/her mentor during the summer period.

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