The Indian Institute of Technology Kanpur (IIT Kanpur) is offering eight eMasters programmes in Economics and Finance in Business; Economics, Finance and Data Analysis; Economics, Finance and Public Policy; Quantitative Finance and Risk Management; Financial Technology and Management, Data Science and Business Analytics, Communication Systems and Sustainable Construction Practices and Project Management.
The IIT Kanpur e-Masters Degree courses are a distinctive set of online, postgraduate-level programs designed for working professionals who aim to stay relevant and up-to-date in today’s technology-driven world.
Each Master’s program offers various flexible tracks, with multi-disciplinary modules that are intellectually stimulating and based on the latest industry developments.
Aside from being executive-friendly, eMasters degree programmes are flexible, don’t require GATE scores for application, and can be pursued while employed. The programme can also be completed within a year to three years.
Interested and eligible candidates can apply at— emasters.iitk.ac.in and the last date to enrol for the July 2023 batch is May 12.
- Bachelor’s Degree (4 years program) or a Master’s Degree in the relevant discipline with at least 55% marks or 5.5/10 CPI.
- Minimum of 2 years of work experience (You need not be currently employed to be eligible).
- Candidates with relevant experience will be preferred.
Participants can complete this degree in a minimum of 4 quarters (1 year) and a maximum of 12 quarters (3 years).
A module entails 8 weeks of teaching followed by an examination period of 2 weeks.
3. Total Credits
The program is worth a total of 60 Credits (12 modules * 5 credits per module).
4. Credits Allocation
Participants can opt for 0, 5, 10 or 15 credits (equivalent to 0, 1, 2 or 3 modules respectively) in a quarter.
eMasters is a new post-graduate level program at IIT Kanpur. It is an entirely online program, with all lectures, discussions, quizzes, and assignments available through an award-winning digital learning platform. The faculty will deliver the course content of IIT Kanpur. The program offers several flexible tracks, with multi-disciplinary modules, to facilitate learning for the professional. All modules are intellectually stimulating and State-of-the-Art — the hallmark of IIT Kanpur
In addition to getting access to the placement cell, incubator cell, and alumni network at IIT Kanpur, candidates will also get a chance to visit the campus and meet faculty members.