Important Instructions

Foreign Language Programme (FLP) Admission Notice

    Online applications are invited for admission to the Foreign Language Program at IIT Kanpur for the 2018-19 academic sessions.
  • French Level-I & II (Basic & Advanced)
  • German Level-I & II(Basic & Advanced)
  • Japanese Level-I & II(Basic & Advanced)

Admission Criteria:

► Minimum Academic Qualification for admission is Intermediate (10+2 standard)
► Admission will be done purely as per the following schedule. The list of selected candidates will be posted on the website of the FLP, IIT Kanpur on the given link (
    Important Dates: (Re-Open FLP Admission only for IITK Students & IITK Employees/Wards)
  • Re open Online Admission on   
  • Last date for submission online application form:  
  • Declaration of admission list of provisionally selected candidates:  
  • Date of submission of Fees through online SBI Collect [Foreign Language Programme Fee]   till
  • List of 2nd Final Selected Candidates for FLP-2018-19 Session:  

The Classes of the FLP programme for upcoming sessions (2018-19) will begin on August 06, 2018 (Monday). The Class timing and the location of the FLP classes will be published on FLP, IIT Kanpur webpage on 1st August 2018
    Fees Structure Category wise:
  1. IIT Kanpur Students             Rs. 4000/-
  2. IITK Employee/Ward            Rs. 5000/-
  3. External (Non- IIT Kanpur)   Rs. 10000/-
Note:-The fees once paid will not be refunded under any circumstances.

Availability of Seats:

    From the total seats available (given below), 50% is reserved for IITK students, 10% for IITK employees/wards, and 40% is open to non-IITK applicants.
  • French Level I:        200
  • German Level I:       300
  • Japanese Level I:    100

There are 100 seats available for Level II in each of the three languages.

How to Apply:

The applicants (IIT Kanpur students, IIT Kanpur employees and wards, Non-IITK) should only apply online.

Step 1  Register through the  Online Portal. (Click on "Registration" link on the Home Page).
Step 2  Login to the Online Portal with the registered User Id.
Step 3  Fill in the required details in the form and submit.
Step 4  View Saved/Submitted Applications Form in PDF format

  • Photograph must be a recent passport style colour picture
  • Ensure that the size of the scanned image is not more than 50KB. If the size of the file is more than 50 KB, then adjust the settings of the scanner such as the DPI resolution, no. of colours etc., during the process of scanning.
If you are shortlisted, application status will change with and you need to pay via SBI-icollect (SBI-i Collect) and you need to update payment information on online portal.
FLP Team
DOSA Office, IIT Kanpur
Ph: 0512-259-6926, 6924 & 7292