Information Technology

The Department of Information Technology was established in the year 2008 with the objective of imparting knowledge in cutting-edge technologies in Information Technology. The Department has a team of dynamic, young and dedicated staff, with specialization in wide array of areas. The Department has well equipped laboratories with 120 Computer Systems with facilities that are vital to train the students in state-of-art software and hardware. The Department always strives to reach the latest technology and advancement in this field to the young learners as well as aspirants by inviting the corporate legends and experienced academicians to enlighten the IT community of our institution.

Programme Intake
B.Tech – Information Technology 120


To transform the individuals into globally proficient Information Technologists, to meet the challenges of the evolving society.


Department of Computer Science and Engineering is committed.

Higher Order Thinking: To provide quality education in both theoretical and practical aspects in the field of Information Technology.

Competency: To equip the students to cater the industrial demands through providing advance training.

Continuous Learning: To encourage and guide the students to participate in research oriented activities and pursue higher education.

Entrepreneurship: To inculcate the spirit of entrepreneurship among students to serve the nation.

Graduates of Information Technology will

PEO1: Employability:Graduates apply the knowledge of computations, engineering and technology to pursue a good career in the Information Technology.

PEO2: Higher Education: Graduates will participate in life-long learning through the successful completion of advanced degrees, continuing education and other professional developments.

PEO3: Entrepreneurship: Graduates will have the ability to exhibit their leadership quality and enable them to become an entrepreneur.

PEO4: Ethics: Graduates cultivate professional and ethical attitudes with effective communication skills, team work and multi-disciplinary approach related to engineering issues.

Program Outcomes (PO)

PO1: Engineering knowledge: Apply the knowledge of Mathematics, Science, Engineering fundamentals, and an engineering specialization to the solution of complex engineering problems.

PO2: Problem analysis: Identify, formulate, research literature, and analyze complex engineering problems reaching substantiated conclusions using first principles of mathematics, natural sciences, and engineering sciences.

PO3: Design/development of solutions: Design solutions for complex engineering problems and design system components or processes that meet the specified needs with appropriate consideration for the public health and safety, and the cultural, societal, and environmental considerations.

PO4: Conduct investigations of complex problems: Use research-based knowledge and research methods including design of experiments, analysis and interpretation of data, and synthesis of the information to provide valid conclusions.

PO5: Modern tool usage: Create, select, and apply appropriate techniques, resources, and modern engineering and IT tools including prediction and modelling to complex engineering activities with an understanding of the limitations.

PO6: The Engineer and Society Apply reasoning informed by the contextual knowledge to assess societal, health, safety, legal and cultural issues and the consequent responsibilities relevant to the professional engineering practice.

PO7: Environment and sustainability: Understand the impact of the professional engineering solutions in societal and environmental contexts, and demonstrate the knowledge of, and need for sustainable development.

PO8: Ethics: Apply ethical principles and commit to professional ethics and responsibilities and norms of the engineering practice.

PO9: Individual and team work: Function effectively as an individual, and as a member or leader in diverse teams, and in multidisciplinary settings.

PO10: Communication: Communicate effectively on complex engineering activities with the engineering community and with society at large, such as, being able to comprehend and write effective reports and design documentation, make effective presentations, and give and receive clear instructions.

PO11: Project management and finance: Demonstrate knowledge and understanding of the engineering and management principles and apply these to one’s own work, as a member and leader in a team, to manage projects and in multidisciplinary environments.

PO12: Life-long learning: Recognize the need for, and have the preparation and ability to engage in independent and life-long learning in the broadest context of technological change.

Program Specific Outcomes (PSO)

PSO1: Products Development: : Ability to apply mathematical methodologies to solve computation task, model real world problem using appropriate data structure and suitable algorithm.

PSO2: Design Thinking: Ability to use knowledge in various domains to identify research gaps and solve complex problems, using latest hardware and software tools, along with analytical skills to arrive cost effective and appropriate solutions.

Our Department faculty is very dedicative and cooperative in completing all works successfully with a team spirit. They got the desire to impart high quality education to students with practical exposure as per the industry expectations. The faculty members have rich set of knowledge in research areas like Wireless Adhoc and Sensor Networks, Network Security, Cloud Computing, Network Security and Natural Language Processing.

Sl.No Faculty Name Qualification Designation Area of Specialization Date of Joining
1 Dr.P.SIVAKUMAR M.E., Ph.D., Professor Mobile Ad-Hoc Network 19.11.09
2 Mrs.L.SANKARI M.Tech., Assistant Professor Computer Sceince & Engg 11.12.17
3 Mrs.S.CHITRA M.Tech., (Ph.D) Assistant Professor Network and Internet Engg 10.06.10
4 Mr.S.UTHAYASHANGAR M.Tech., Assistant Professor Information Security 07.06.10
5 Ms.A.PUNITHA M.Tech, (Ph.D) Assistant Professor Distributed Computing 30.05.11
6 Mr.M.SURESH M.Tech ., (Ph.D) Assistant Professor Computer Sceince & Engg 11.12.17
7 Mr.K.VIJIAKUMAR M.Tech., (Ph.D) Assistant Professor Computer Sceince & Engg 11.12.17
8 Mrs.J.PRABAVADHI M.Tech., Assistant Professor Computer Sceince & Engg 18.07.12
9 Ms.S.LAKSHMI M.E., Assistant Professor Computer Sceince & Engg 14.06.12
10 Mr.K.PREMKUMAR M.Tech., Assistant Professor Information Technology 03.06.13
11 Ms.R.K.SANTHIYA M.Tech., Assistant Professor Computer Sceince & Engg 18.11.08
12 Mr.P.MATHIVANAN M.Tech., Assistant Professor Information Technology 05.11.14
13 Mrs.D.MOHANAPRIYA M.Tech., Assistant Professor Computer Sceince & Engg 12.06.17
14 Mr.K.MARUTHAVANAN M.Tech., Assistant Professor Computer Sceince & Engg 11.12.17
15 Mr.V.SHANMUGASUNDARAM M.Tech., Assistant Professor Computer Sceince & Engg 10.11.17
16 Mr.N.SRINIVASAN M.Tech., Assistant Professor Computer Sceince & Engg 22.11.17
17 Mr.K.SIVAGANESAN M.Tech., Assistant Professor Information Security 03.12.18
18 Mr.M.ELAVARASAN M.Tech., Assistant Professor Computer Sceince & Engg 15.11.17
19 MrR.NUSRATH M.Tech., Visiting Faculty Computer Science 01.09.16
20 Mr.R.DEEPAK PARAMANANDAM M.E., Visiting Faculty Computer Science 14.11.16
21 Mrs.V.RAJESWARY M.Tech., Visiting Faculty Distributed 30.11.17

Core Competencies

• Image Processing

• Big Data

• Cloud Computing

• Internet of Things

• Robotics.

The Department of Information Technology has been continuously making progress in Teaching and R & D activities. The Department was started with an intake of 60 students in 2008; the sanctioned intake was increased to 120 seats in 2012. The Department focuses on preparing the students for wide range of IT careers equipping them with unique enriching experience of molding tomorrow’s technocrats with high caliber and commitment.

Laboratories with photos

Computing Facilities

Our Department is having more number of spacious, well furnished, air conditioned with good interior and advanced equipment more than the requirements in IT departments. It provides excellent ambience for the students which certainly enhance their learning experiences.

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Research laboratory

The IT department R&D laboratory equipped with high end computing resources.

S.No Research Lab Authorised Company
1 Data Science and Big Data Analytics DELL EMC Centre of Academic Excellance
2 Cloud Computing ICTACT Academy center of Academic Excellence
3 Hardware Projects Bilasoft Powered Information Technology Laboratory




2014-2018 Company Wise
2013-2017 Company Wise
2012-2016 Company Wise
2011-2015 Company Wise
2010-2014 Company Wise
2009-2013 Company Wise
2008-2012 Company Wise

Major Events

• II – Internal Test on 27-08-2018 to 01-09-2018 for II Year, III Year and IV Year Students

• One Day Guest Lecture on “Introduction to Machine Learning” by Mr. Arun Vignesh, SSN College of Engineering, Chennai on June 2018

• One Day Guest Lecture on “Web Development using Python” by Mr.Hariharan, Managing Director, NIIT, Puducherry on July 2018

• Guest lecture on “Win your Weakness – Motivational “by Mr. V. Gowthaman, Soft Skill Traineer, LSE Groups, Puducherry July 2018

• One Day workshop on” Working Principles of Electronic Devices” by Mr.Raja, Raja Electronics, Cuddalore July 2018

• One Day Guest Lecture on “Amazon Web Service”, by Mr.Shanmugasundaram, HR & Trainer, Micireds Network Technologies, Pondicherry July 2018

UG Curriculum and Syllabi

Sl. No. Detail of the Company Date Agenda Status
Academic Year: 2017-18
1 Lenovo Puducherry July 2018 Industry institute interaction
1. Industrial Visit
2. Inplant training
3. Students Projects
4. Campus Drive
Under Process
2 Ridsys Tech. Pvt. Ltd, Puducherry March 2018 Under Process
3 Cherri Technologies Puducherry July 2018 MOU signed
4 TCIL-IT Puducherry Jan 2018 MOU signed
Academic Year: 2016-17
1 Fourth Dimensions Technologies August 2016 Industry institute interaction 1. Students project
2. Faculty training
3. Expert lectures
4. Industrial visits
MOU signed
2 Raja Electronics April 2016 MOU signed
Academic Year: 2015-16
1 Ocean Academy Dec 2015 Industry institute interaction 1. Students project
2. Faculty training
3. Expert lectures
4. Industrial visits
5. Internships
6. Projects
MOU signed
2 Chakrika Solutions June 2015 MOU signed


Organized Industrial Visit to Lenova Pvt.Ltd, Thavalakuppam, Pondicherry on July 2018.

Organized Industrial Visit to VI, Micro System, Chennai on July 2018.

Signed a MOU between Cherri Technologies, Puducherry and MVIT on July 2018, Mr.Alfred Manoj Kumar, Managing Director graced the occasion with her team visited our Campus and actively interacted with our students on “Recent Trends in IT”.


Professor & Head,

Department of Information Technology,

Manakula Vinayagar Institute of Technology

Kalitheerthalkuppam,Puducherry – 605 107

Phone : 0413-2643007

Fax : 2643008, 2643014 , Extn : 2204

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