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 2016.