The Department of Information Technology offers a Doctoral programme in which the study is focused on the rapid evolution of Information Technologies, which serves as the backbone of practically all business fields. By connecting information and society, this Ph.D. programme offers a fruitful research experience. Candidates interested in a research career, teachers, and industry professionals working in research and development organisations should attend this programme. Artificial Intelligence and Machine Learning, Big Data Processing and Analytics, Information / Cyber Security, Image Processing and Mining, Geographical Information Systems and Geospatial Data Analytics, Biomedical Informatics, High-Performance Computing, Embedded Systems, IoT, AR-VR Technologies, Database Technologies, Robotics and Control Systems, and other specialised research areas are included in the Information Technology programme. The department has knowledgeable faculty to assist in the above-mentioned areas, and the department laboratories have the necessary infrastructural facilities for research.
The job profiles after the course Ph.D IT are Computer Scientist, Computer System Engineer, Computer Science Professor, Computer Network Architect, Research and development professional, Security Architect, Computer Systems Administrator, Data Modeler etc.
Master’s degree programme (after 4 year undergraduate degree) with at least 55% marks in aggregate or its equivalent grade ‘B’ in the UGC 10- point scale (or an equivalent grade in a point scale wherever grading system is followed) or an equivalent degree from a foreign educational institution accredited by an Assessment and Accreditation Agency which is approved, recognized or authorized by an authority, established or incorporated under a law in its home country or any other statutory authority in that country to assess, accredit or assure quality and standards of educational institutions.
A relaxation of 5% of marks, from 55% to 50%, or an equivalent relaxation of grade, may be
allowed for those belonging to SC/ST/OBC (non-creamy layer)/Differently-Abled,
Economically Weaker Section (EWS)