Last updated: 11 July 2024

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  • Applications are invited for MSR Admission (2024-2025-I) through Walk-in Mode (Sponsored Category) at the Department of Cognitive Science. The applicants must submit the form [Link] along with all the documents in a single PDF file, to dpgc_cgs@iitk.ac.in with subject “MSR Admissions (2024-25): Walk-in- Mode” by July 12, 2024.[*Eligibility Criteria], [Information]
  • Under the direction of Prof. Anveshna Srivastava, IIT Kanpur released an application - "Saathi," which aims to encourage students to actively connect with fundamental ideas in reading, writing, and arithmetic. [Click Here]
  • The result for admission in PhD 2024 declared, [Click Here]. Congratulations to all recommended candidates.
  • MSR 2024 Result Out [Click Here]. Congratulations to all recommended candidates.
  • List of Candidates Shortlisted for PhD 2024, is available click here.
  • We are re-uploading the list of MTech shortlisted candidates and their interview schedule, as in the previous list some names were erroneously included. We apologise for the inconvenience. Revised MTech shortlisted candidates list and revised interview schedule list.
  • The interview schedule for MSR, Academic Session 2024-25-I is available click here
  • List of Candidates Shortlisted for MSR 2024-25-I, click here.
  • The interviews for MSR/MTech will be held ONLINE between 29th April - 3rd May 2024 and interviews for PhD will be held in-person at IIT Kanpur between 21st - 22nd May 2024. A list of shortlisted candidates will be uploaded here, on the website by 25/04/2024.
  • Important dates for the application process (MTech/MSR/PhD 2024-25-I), click here. If there are any changes, they will be reflected on the website.
  • PG Admission portal is now open, click here
  • The online application portal for PG Admissions (MTech/MSR/PhD) 2024-25-I will be available from March 20, 2024 (Wednesday), 11:00 AM to April 12, 2024 (Thursday), 02:00 pm, click here. For query regarding admission process click here.
  • Masterclass #16 Mastering The Tech Trek- Understanding learning processes by Dr. Anveshna Srivastava, Saturday February 10, 6:00 pm (IST). For details click here, watch live
  • We would like to congratulate Ishan Singhal for successfully defending his PhD thesis titled 'Temporal Properties of Consciousness'.
  • Congrats to Mr. Hariharan Purohit for being awarded the Prime Minister's Research Fellowship (PMRF) during the latest selection cycle.
  • Congrats to Mr. Pratyush Arya (MS/CGS), who won the Best Student Paper award at the annual SBP-BRIMS conference held in Pittsburgh, USA for his paper "Understanding Clique Formation in Social Networks - An Agent-Based Model of Social Preferences in Fixed and Dynamic Networks".
  • The Jay Pullur Non-Invasive Brain Stimulation Lab Inaugurated by Mrs. Nirmla Jay Pullur dedicated in the honour of Late Mr. Jay Pullur (1962-2021) Alumnus (MT/CSE/1987) in the gracious presence of Prof. Abhay Karandikar, Director on 21 July, 2023.
  • The names of the students have to be admitted for PhD/MSR/M.Tech 2023 are available here. Reporting date for new PG students would be July 21-23, 2023.
  • Results for MSR/PhD admissions 2023 are out. Congratulations to all recommended candidates.
  • List of Candidates Shortlisted for MSR 2023, click here
  • The interview schedule for MTech (Cognitive Systems) for the Academic Session 2023-24-I is available here
  • List of Candidates shortlisted for MTech 2023, click here
  • The MTech interviews will be conducted from 3rd to 5th May 2023. We will share the meeting schedule and the online link with the shortlisted candidates.
  • Important dates for the application process (MTech/MS/PhD 2023), please click here
  • New MTech in Cognitive Systems program starting this academic year 2023-24. For more information click here
  • Results for MSR/PhD admissions 2022 are out. Congratulations to all recommended candidates.
  • Interview schedule for Admission to PhD Programme 2022, click here
  • Congrats to Mr. Ishan Singhal, who has been awarded the 2022 William James Prize by the Association for the Scientific Study of Consciousness!
  • Interview schedules MSR (Cognitive Science) for the Academic Session 2022-23-I, click here
  • List of Candidates shortlisted for MSR 2022, click here
  • List of Candidates shortlisted for PhD 2022, click here
  • Important dates for the application process (MS/PhD 2022), please click here
  • The last date for receiving applications (MS/PhD 2022) in both offline and online modes is April 13 (Wednesday), 12:00 noon. For more info, please click here
  • Congratulations to Dr. Pragathi Priyadarshini Balasubramani for who has been awarded the Anjali Joshi new faculty fellowship!
  • Welcome to Dr. Pragathi Priyadarshini Balasubramani who has joined us as our latest faculty member
  • Congratulations to Ms. Ramya Mudumba who has been selected for the PMRF Fellowship.
  • Please note that we will not be participating in COGJET 2022. Students who wish to apply for MS/PhD in Cognitive Science should appear for GATE/ CSIR/ JRF/ NET/other equivalent exam in related disciplines.
  • Results for MS/PhD admissions 2021 are out. Congratulations to all recommended candidates.
  • Congratulations to Mr. Ishan Singhal who has been selected for the PMRF Fellowship
  • Interview Schedule for MSR/PhD 2021, click here
  • CGS Visiting Faculty Dr. K. M. Sharika is selected for the prestigious DBT Ramalingaswami Re-entry Fellowship
  • Admission for MS/PhD 2021 is open, click here, for query regarding admission process click here
  • IITK has started a new Department of Cognitive Science on December 7, 2020.
  • Department of Cognitive Science is moving to a new building 'Pre-Engineered Building 'C'-Block, near Air Strip.'
  • Registration Information for Cognitive Science Joint Entrance Test [COGJET]-2021 Portal
  • Announcement for COGJET 2021 click here
  • List of MS and PhD candidates selected for admission released
  • Final schedule for PhD interviews for 2020 admissions released
  • Final schedule for MS interviews for 2020 admissions released
  • New Information for COGJET 2020 can be found here
  • We are inviting applications for visiting faculty positions. Applicants may please submit CV and research statement by email.