Welcome to SURGE Program

Under the Students-Undergraduate Research and 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 beginning date of SURGE program is 14th May, 2018 and last date 11th July, 2018.
Students working under "Funding from SURGE" only at IITK receive a stipend. 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 2018.

Non-IITK Indian Students

Under this category, Non-IITK students will be eligible to apply for summer project at IIT Kanpur. This year SURGE is open for all colleges.


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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Room No 258, Faculty Building, IIT Kanpur


+91-512-259 6491

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