The department is established in the year 2000 with an intake of 40 students. The department is Acridited by NBA for 3 years(2018-2021). The present intake of department is 60 with total of 180 students studying in I, II, III and IV years. The department is equipped with all necessary infrastructure and laboratory facilities. Keeping in view of the Vision and Mission, the department is untiringly stepping towards the progress and achieving excellence in outcome base education. The department observes discipline among student community by imbibing good human qualities and moral, students are also motivated towards research oriented aspects. The department has well qualified, dedicated, expert faculty and supporting staff.
The department is recognized as Research Centre by Visvesvaraya Technological University Belagavi in the year 2013 and at present 14 research scholars are pursuing their Ph.D., Research centre put forward its activities and grabbed the AICTE research promotion schemes to carry out various projects.
The centre pillar of the department is its curriculam and the faculty. The faculty and staff of the department made remarkable standings by involving themselves in academic activities like conducting various Workshops, Seminars and Industry Institute Interaction programs. The workshops and seminars are sponsored by TEQIP- II, TEQIP-III, ISTE, IETE and IE. The department made remarkable standings by joining its hand with other Electrical Engineering Branches in organizing “International Conference on Current Research and Applications in Electrical Science – 2016”. Some of the faculty of the department participated as resource persons for workshops and delivered their technical sessions in various Engineering, Diploma colleges and in professional societies
The department curricula meet the industry requirements. The cutting edge technology labs namely R-programming lab, Data Mining with SPSS Modeler, IoT, Software Testing using Selenium, Python programming with UNIX, Web Designing with PHP, MySQL and JAVA Servlets represents the industry standards.
The department frequently organizes many student centric activities like Soft Skill Development programs, Quizzes, Plickers, Group Discussions and Extracurricular activities under the Students Association “Pheonix” . The department also publishes the yearly magazine “SPIRIT” and the semester wise newsletter “INSIGHT”.
The asset of the department is its Alumni. The department Alumni contribute their ideas and suggestions in framing curricula with respect to industry advancements. Alumni are spread across the globe and are well placed. Some of them are emerged as entrepreneurs.
The corner stone of the department is its Industry Institute Interaction Programs. The department has signed MoU with various industries that works like bench mark for the students and the faculty to get exposed to IT sector and current industry needs. It also promotes student placement.
The Training and Placement team of the department observes 360 degree evaluation of the students, and encourages them to involve in academic activities. Many students got placed in reputed industries both in private and public sectors.
"To impart quality education and research in Information Technology to produce a competent, committed and goal oriented workforce to fulfil the needs of the local and global requirements."
The Department’s Mission is to advance knowledge in the Information and Computing Sciences by providing our students with the highest quality educational experience by
M1: Producing quality workforce with cutting edge technology.
M2: Engaging in innovative teaching learning, research and community service.
M3: Strengthening continuous interactions with alumni and industry and enable graduates to attain entrepreneurial qualities with life-long learning skills.