Information About The Department
This program was started in the year 2000. The department offers undergraduate program of BE (Information Technology).This program is affiliated to Pune University. The department is accredited by NBA (National board of Accreditation).
The students’ intake capacity for the program is 60. There are sixteen faculty members in the department. Five faculty members are in the process of pursuing the doctoral degree. The department is spread across two floors with three class rooms and seven laboratories. The laboratories are well equipped with latest configuration desktops. Each desktop has an internet available and has the licensed software required for the curriculum. All classrooms and laboratories are equipped LCD projectors as a teaching aid.
Project laboratory for final year students has high end desktops with different configurations to fulfill the project needs. Each laboratory has a small library, which has books, manuals related to the laboratory course being conducted there. The students refer the books as and when required. Along with this, the department also has a department library which has seminar reports of third year students and project reports of the final year students. Some of the final year students do their projects that are sponsored by renowned companies. This gives them the exposure to the industry practices.
Ten batches have graduated from the department till date. In each year, the final year results are above 95 percent.
Since the first batch which graduated in 2003, the industries like Google, Microsoft, Cisco, IBM, Barkley, Pubmatic, GE, Infosys, Wipro, TCS, KPIT and Persistent have absorbed our students. The maximum package salary offered is 16 lakhs per annum. Almost seventy percent of the students are placed every year through Campus Recruitment. Some students opt for higher education such as MS, MBA or MTech from reputed universities.
The college has a MoU with Purdue University for Masters program. The first student to get the admission for this program was from IT department. In addition to this, our students are also absorbed by other Universities like Florida, Carnegie Mellon, Texas etc.
The department has a students’ chapter of THE IET (Institution of Engineering and Technology). Under this chapter a mini project competition is organized. The students in and around Pune participate in the competition to show their skills and talent.
Under the IET chapter, the department has also organized and conducted Local Present around The World (PATW). Here, the students portray their presentation skills and the winners get a chance to compete at national level.