Departments

Department of Information Technology

About the Department

An undergraduate program in Information Technology was initiated in the year 2007 with a sanctioned intake of 60 students. Graduates of the department have taken positions in Industry and academic institutions. We give exposure of current trends in IT to our students by inviting experts from industry. Beyond syllabus activities are conducted for the betterment of employment in academia, government, research, industry, engineering and management positions. Various technical and non-technical forums provide an exposure to engineering concepts and technology.

OBJECTIVES

Effectively utilizing their knowledge of computing principles and mathematical theory to develop sustainable solutions to current and future computing problems.
To provide state-of-the-art knowledge in programming, networking, database systems, algorithm development, software engineering, multimedia, information security, mobile computing, cloud computing,IoT, open source technology for successfully pursuing higher studies/free lancer/Industry/Research.
Graduates of the program will continue to learn and to adapt in a world of constantly evolving and innovative technology.
Graduates will collaborate with others to solve problems with creative thinking and effective communication.
To inculcate social and ethical responsibility in the profession.

Vision

To be a centre of excellence in the frontier areas of Information Technology.

Mission

Provide need based career-oriented quality education with an emphasis on social concern.
To Encourage research and development activities
To provide more exposure to function effectively in a dynamic technological era.
To establish industry institute interaction program to become a Freelancer.

Highlights of the Department

B.Sc Information Technology (IT) allows you to take your career in a number of different directions. Become a computer network architect, a computer programmer, a computer systems analyst, a database administrator, an information security analyst, an information architect, a web developer and so much more! South University even offers specializations in Database Development and Administration, Information Systems Security, Network Administration and Management, and Multimedia and Web Development.

Use of Audio Visual aids while teaching.
Periodic tests, assignments and seminars for students which will help them in improving their knowledge as well as prepare for their examination.
Assignments outside the syllabus content.
Maintenance of register to keep in track of absenteeism.
Encouraging group projects in order to improve the inter personal skills.
Extensive use of the library.
Offering job oriented online courses.
Including industrial related subjects in the curriculum.
Arranging lectures from industry persons related to general topics.
Talks related to career advancements.
Department has well equipped laboratories.
Department has young, dedicated and dynamic faculties.
The IT department has established student’s forum WIT (Women in Information Technology) which organizes the Technical events and achievements of the students.
Department has good Placement record every year.
Students win prizes in Technical Events and Project Competition organized by other Institute.
Department implements best teaching and learning process to achieve outcome based education.
Industrial visits are arranged to make students aware about Industry working Environment.
Student Magazine e-Orchids is published every year to express the views of our Students.
Soft skills development programs are conducted for students to enhance their skills.
Faculty members publish papers in various National and International Journals/Conferences.
Faculties are sent to attend FDP (Faculty Development Program) for upgrading the skills & knowledge.
Guest lectures by industry people are organized to give industrial exposure to students which help them in building their career.
Each student is allotted with a teacher guardian for counseling.
Seminars, Workshops on recent technologies are regularly organized to enhance the knowledge of students.

INNOVATIVE IDEAS AND THEIR BENEFITS

PIN UP MOTIVATIONAL POSTERS
Using inspiration quotes and posters around classroom is a great way encourages the students to unleash their creative potential.

CREATE BOARDS TO RECOGNIZE ACHIEVEMENTS
Having achievements recognized is an important part of the creative learning process. Rewarding achievement visually in the Notice Board gives students an incentive to continue doing great work as well as gaining a sense of pride.

PAIR STRUGGLING LEARNERS WITH STUDENTS WHO EXCEL
Empowering creativity through leadership is an extremely effective learning strategy. For students who have mastered the content, being tasked with teaching a peer encourages them to come up with creative ways to reframe the content.