Since its inception in the year 1998, the Department with the well-knit faculty demonstrating high professionalism puts the graduating engineers on excellence steroids in preparation for the performance needed to navigate among the opportunities abounding in today's world of internet and e-revolution.
The Department has faculty members specialized in Data mining, Computer Networks, Soft Computing, Evolutionary Computing, Network Security, Cyber Security, Digital Signal Processing, Big Data Analytics, Image Processing, Cloud Computing and Mobile Computing.
The department has reached an important milestone of achieving national recognition by grabbing an award by AICTE-CII for best industry linked department. The department prepares the students to be ready on day one in the industry. The curriculum is well rounded and well defined to cater to the requirements of both industry deployment and research activities.
- Prepare the students to lay their hands and feet in designing and developing the information technology based solutions in all walks of life.
- Expose and train the faculty members in ever changing technology arenas.
- Provide best infrastructure and educational resources for students to help in self learning and practice.
- Help in creating social awareness among the stakeholders on the commitment and accountability.
- Create a congenial environment for doing research and development in emerging and interdisciplinary fields.
Department of Information Technology, Sona College of Technology, Salem has deep appreciation for the Outstanding Contribution to spread Free Open Source Software training through Spoken Tutorials, IIT Bombay.
The Department is accredited by NBA for two years till July 2016.