Venue & Accomodation

Outreach 69 & 80 Building, IIT Kanpur

Uttar Pradesh, India


All participants will get accommodation in different halls of IITK on twin sharing basis.

Weather advisory

Participants are requested to carry light to medium woolen clothes as night time minimum temperature is expected to be 14-degree Celsius during the workshop. However, blankets would be provided.

Google Map links to some important places within the campus

Outreach Auditorium      New Core Labs

 Visitors Hostel       Hall of Residence 4

IITK Health Center         Campus E-shop

General Store                     Book Store

 SBI Bank and ATM          ATMs (UBI and SBI)

Another SBI ATM          Campus Restaurant

   Urban Crave Restaurant                       CCD

 Campus Petrol pump

IIT Kanpur campus map

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How to reach IITK

The Campus of IIT Kanpur is located off the Grand Trunk Road near Kalyanpur, about 16 km west of Kanpur city.

Arrival by AIR:

Visitors are recommended to fly to Lucknow Airport. Lucknow airport is located about 80 km from IIT Kanpur. Taxis can be hired at the airport parking (approx fare 1500 Rs to 1700 Rs). It takes between two and three hours to drive from the Lucknow airport to the IITK. Kanpur airport has very limited flights.

Arrival by TRAIN:

Kanpur Central Railway station is well connected to most cities in North, East and Central India. It is located on the Delhi-Kolkata train route. IIT Kanpur is located at a distance of about 16 kilometers from the Kanpur Central Railway Station. It is possible to hire taxis and autorickshaws to travel to IITK from the station (Prepaid taxi fare is 250 Rs ). It takes about 40 minutes to drive from Kanpur Central railway station to IIT Kanpur.

Arrival by ROAD:

Kanpur lies on National Highway 2 (NH2) connecting Amritsar in the North to Kolkata in the East. It is about 480 km from Delhi via this highway. Kanpur is also connected to Lucknow on NH25 and is about 90 km from Lucknow.