Information Technology

Name of the Department : Information Technology
Course : B. Tech.
Level : UG
1st Yr of Approval by the Council : 30-52-292 (E)/ET/9, 09 June 98.
Year wise Sanctioned Intake : 2019-20 – 120
2018-19 – 120
2017-18 – 120
2016-17 – 120
Year wise Actual Admissions : 2019-20 – 119
2018-19 – 111
2017-18 – 101
2016-17 – 91
Cut off marks – General Quota :
Branch Year Category Cut Off
B. Tech IT
2019-2020 OC 169
BC 171.50
MBC 176
2018-2019 OC 172.50
BC 189.25
MBC 191.75
2017-2018 OC 185
BC 192
MBC 177.75
2016-2017 OC 185.00
BC 192.00
MBC 177.75
2015-2016 OC 190.75
BC 195.50
MBC 191.00
2014-2015 OC 192.00
BC 196.25
MBC 187.75


% Students passed with Distinction : 2018-19- 19.08%
2017-18 – 22%
2016-17 – 16%
2015-16 – 13.6%
% Students passed with First Class : 2018-19 - 68%
2017-18 – 65%
2016-17 – 69%
2015-16 – 85.6%
Student Placed : 2018-19 - 93%
2017-18 – 94.04%
2016-17 – 98.6%
2015-16 – 100%
Average Pay Package. Rs/Year : 2018-19- 6.13 lakhs/year
2017-18 – 4 lakhs/Year
2016-17 – 3.3 lakhs/Year
2014-15 - 3 lakhs / Year
Students opted for Higher Studies : 19/131 (2018-2019)
Accreditation Status of the Programme : Accredited w.e.f. 01.07.2018 ( 3 years )
Doctoral Courses : YES
Foreign Collaborations, if any : Nottingham Trent University, Swinburne University
Professional Society Memberships : CSI, ISTE, IEEE, IEI
Professional activities

http://www.sonatech.ac.in/it/information-technology-department-events.php

Consultancy activities

2018-2019

Project Details Duration
Year
Faculty In-charge(s) Name of the
funding Agency
Total grant
sanctioned
Remarks Status
Indian Counsil for Agricultural Research (ICAR) online examination 23.06.2018 Dr.Y.Suresh Pragya Technologies, Chennai. Rs.21,240/- Provided the Infrastructure facility and man power support to conduct the online exam. Completed.
Accounting and Mining System 2018-2019

U.K.Balajisaravanan
N.Selvanathan
M.Murali

Dalmia Corporation Pvt.Ltd. Rs.1,20,000/- Developed an accounting and mining software for the employees. Completed.

2017-2018

Project Details Duration
Year
Faculty In-charge(s) Name of the
funding Agency
Total grant
sanctioned
Remarks Status
Website Creation – for Government Industrial training Institute (ITI) 2569/A1/2004/22.03.2017 0.6 Dr.J.Akilandeswari
Mr.S.David Samuel Azaria
Mr.N.Selvanathan
Mr.S.Rajkumar
Government Industrial training Institute (ITI), Salem. Rs.25,000/- Complete Web portal for entire campus. It facilitates the GOs, all faculty & student information, exam schedule, events, Contacts etc.,  Completed
ICT - DTP and Printing publishing Assistance 500hrs Dr.Y.Suresh
Mr.P.Manikandan
and
CSRI, Sonaversity Team.
Tamilnadu Skill Development Corporation, Guindy, Chennai. Rs.1,65,000/- Training given on Computer fundamentals, MS-Office package, Adobe Photoshop, Corel draw, Adobe page maker, Printing technologies also provides industrial exposure through industrial visits. Completed

2015-2016

Project Details Duration
Year
Name of the
funding Agency
Total grant
sanctioned
Faculty Incharge Status
Developing website 0.3 TAKASAKO Engineering private Ltd., Rs.30,000/- Dr. J.Akilandeswari completed
Basics of electronics and software testing 0.6 Microgenesis Techsoft Private Ltd., Bangalore Rs.18,000/- Dr. V.Mohanraj
Dr. J. Senthilkumar
Dr. Y. Suresh
completed
Grants Received:
2019-2020
S.No Agency Scheme Title of the Project Principal Investigator (PI) Amount Sanctioned(in lakhs) Sanction Date
1 AICTE SPDP
(FNO:65-53/RIFD/SPDP/Policy-1/2018-18 dt:26.03.2019)
Establishment of Multiskill Personality Centre for SC/ST Students Dr.P.Iyyanar Rs.10,64,000/- 22.03.2019
2 AICTE Margdarshan AICTE –Margdarshan Dr.J.Senthilkumar Rs30,00,000/- 06.09.2019

 

Sponsored Projects:

Year Project title Client name/sponsoring agency Staff in charge Status Amount
2017-2018 A Proof of concept for indoor navigation using real time image recognition algorithm DST - TIDE

Dr.J.Akilandeswari (PI)
Dr.P.Iyyanar(Co-PI)
Ms.G.Jothi (Senior Research Fellow)
Mr.A.Naveenkumar (Junior Research Fellow)

Ongoing Rs.80,16,965/-
2016-2017 ICT Interventions to promote entrepreneurship development of women in the Salem district, tamilnadu through rural agricultural support centers Agri BPO-DST Dr.J.Akilandeswari (PI) Ongoing Rs.56,35,204/-
2015-2016 Textile fabric defect detection using intelligent image analytics FIST Program-DST

Dr.J.Akilandeswari (PI)
Dr.V. Mohanraj (Co-PI)
Dr.J.Senthilkumar(Co-PI)
Dr.Y.Suresh (Co-PI)

Ongoing Rs.42,00,000/-
Department Achievements

http://www.sonatech.ac.in/it/sona-students-achievements-it.php

Distinguished Alumni : 19
SNO NAME OF ALUMNI BATCH DESIGNATION COMPANY LOCATION
1 P.L Ashok kumar 2002 Senior Software Engineer Microsoft US
2 Mr.Gopala Krishna Srinivasan 2003 Senior Manager Philips  

Bangalore

3 Mr.J.Parthasarathy 2003 Research Associate Cognizant Chennai
4 Mr. V. Vallieswaran 2004 Senior Vice President Engineering

 

Embibe.com Bangalore
5 Vinoth Gowthaman 2007 Software Engineer Cisco Bangalore
6 Somasundaram Beerana 2008 SDE Microsoft US
7 Natarajan Periyasamy 2009 Technical Architect / Manager Creation Technology Solutions UK
8 Naveen Raju 2012 Lead Consultant – RPA Business Analyst Genpact Chennai
9 Priyatharsini A 2013 Software Engg Analyst Accenture Solutions Priv Ltd Bangalore
10 Prabavathi S 2013 Application Development Senior Analyst Accenture Solutions Priv Ltd Bangalore
11 Zehara Jabeen A 2013 Test Engineering Senior Analyst Accenture Solutions Priv Ltd Bangalore
12 Mr.P.Suresh 2014 Full Stack Web Application Developer AppDynamics Bangalore
13 Brabu V 2014 Senior Full Stack Engineer Viraltag Bangalore
14 Mr.M.Sriman Abimanyu 2014 UI/UX designer and front-end developer Dattendriya Data Science Solutions Bangalore
15 Vinodhini P 2015 Test Engineer Temenos

Bangalore

Bangalore
16 Mohamed Irfan 2016 Senior software engineer Mindtree ltd Bangalore
17 Nivetha.G 2016 Business manager – Strategic Partnerships Tech Mahindra Bangalore
18 Deepika S 2016 Program Analyst CTS Chennai
19 Praveen R 2017 Trainee Engineer Infoview Chennai