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.
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 2021.
A three days virtual Hackathon conducted by FIBRE partner Institutions in Canada and India from 13.05.2022 to 15.05.2022. Students won prizes for their innovative design concepts related to “Pressure Ulcers”.
IT & ADS Students were honored by the SALEM CITY POLICE for developing an app titled “Migration Safe - Salem City” which is used to maintain records of all the migrant workers and also keep track of their safety.
Our students won second place (Rs. 15,000) in the Student Hackathon on AI&ML, which took place at IITM Research Park on 13.12.2022.
V.Vishal of II year IT won the district level Speak for India 2022-23 Contest on 09.01.2023 and has been selected for State Level Contest.