Information Technology

The modern world is defined by the expanding role of IT in business, science, government, social structures, and personal lives. As an academic discipline, this Department focuses on developing technical and managerial excellence of IT domain specialists and professionals.

This excellence is achieved by blending application functionalities of software project management with system audits, applied to diverse programming paradigms. Apart from the core subjects,

the students learn and gain expertise of the domain through elective subjects in the areas of application software development and their deployment across organizations, convergence of diverse processes, enterprise-wide applications, automation, and security management. The students are also given significant exposure to emerging technologies like strategic computing, web engineering, content management solutions, semantic web techniques, and other related areas like cyber laws and ethics.

The Department provides its graduates with the skills and knowledge for appropriate professional positions and helps them reach leadership positions or pursue higher studies or research. The aim of this Department is to inculcate a practical understanding of programming languages, web technologies, networking technologies, information management, and cybernetics. The courses on virtualization and cloud computing enable them to keep abreast of the latest technologies and tools used in the IT industry.

Undergraduate Programmme

The B. Tech. program provides graduates with the skills and knowledge for appropriate professional positions and helps them reach upto leadership positions or pursue graduate studies and research in recent trends. The program is designed so that the students develops a practical understanding of programming languages, web technologies, networking technologies, information management and cybernetics. The courses on virtualization and cloud computing enable the students to keep abreast of the latest technologies and tools used in the IT industry.

Program Educational Objectives (PEOs)

  • PEO 1

    Graduates gain the required skills and knowledge to excel in their professional careers in the industry and its many related disciplines.

  • PEO 2

    Graduates contribute and communicate effectively within the teams to grow into suitable leaders.

  • PEO 3

    Graduates practice life-long learning and continuously further their professional development.

  • PEO 4

    Graduates have the capability to continue their formal education and successfully complete an advanced degree.

Student outcomes (SOs)

  • Apply knowledge of computing, mathematics, and basic sciences appropriate to the discipline
  • Analyze a problem, identify and define the computing requirements appropriate to its solution
  • Design, implement, and evaluate a computer-based system, process, component, or program to meet the desired needs of the industry
  • Function effectively on teams to accomplish a common goal.
  • Understand the professional, ethical, legal, security, social issues, and their roles and responsibilities
  • Communicate effectively with a range of audiences
  • Analyze the local and global impacts of computing on individuals, organizations, and the society at large
  • Engage in constant and continuing professional development
  • Use current techniques, skills, and tools necessary for computing practices
  • Identify and analyze the needs of the users and take them into account to select create, evaluate, and administer different computer-based systems
  • Effectively integrate IT-based solutions into any kind of user environment effectively, manage and modify them
  • Understand the best practices and standards as well as parameters for their proper application, and
  • Assist in the creation of an effective project plan, implement it, and provide value to the industry