Dr. Sanjay H. A
Professor and Head,
Department of Information Science and Engineering,
Nitte Meenakshi Institute of Technology,
P.O. Box 6429,
Yelahanka, Bangalore 560064.
The department has highly qualified and competent faculty members who are very strong in their area of expertise. Many faculty members are involved in research and pursuing their Doctorate (PhD).
Successful implementation of Outcome Based Education.
Visvesvaraya Technical University (VTU) granted the department with a Research Centre status in the year 2011-2012.
The B.E - Information Science & Engineering Programme has been accredited by National Board of Accreditation (NBA) under the Tier-1 scheme (Equivalent to Washington Accord)
Permanent affiliation has been granted for the B.E. programme by VTU for six years starting from 2010-11.
The department has several research projects funded by Department of Electronics and Information and Technology (DIT) , Innovation and Entrepreneurship Development Cell (IEDC), Vision Group on Science and Technology, Visvesvaraya Technological University , KSCST and others.
Department believes in Open Source Software. All five laboratories use Linux platform & Open Source tools.
The department boasts of state of the art facilities for research purposes. There are five laboratories including a R&D lab equipped with the latest technology. Faculty and students have access to a well-established Parallel, Grid & Cloud Computing Research Laboratory. Under-graduate students play a major role in the development of the department. The laboratories are open 24x7 to facilitate maximum utilization of the resources for research and projects.
The department motivates and encourages all the pre-final and final year students to take up internships in prestigious institutes and companies. The internships provide students with exposure to the industry. Starting from 2010-11 about 80% of the under-graduate students undergo internship programs each year in reputed R&D organizations/Industries.
Frequent workshops and seminars are conducted to keep the faculty and students updated with current technology and Global/Industry requirements.