The Department of Information Technology, currently with an intake of 60 students a year, was established in the year 1999 with an intial intake of 30. The department's vision is to become one of the preferred destination for Information Technology amongst the Engineering Colleges across the country. The department has well qualified, highly experienced and dedicated team of faculty, that includes one Professor with Doctorate and four Associate Professors. The teaching and research activity of the Department is supported by a team of Professors, Associate Professors and Assistant Professors who provide and maintain high standards of teaching and learning. Faculty members of department are members of various professional societies and technical bodies like IEEE, ACM, CSI, ISTE, IACSIT etc. The department has been accredited by the NBA for a period of five years that is valid till February 2019. The department has been recognized as a Collaborative Research Centre by Anna University, Chennai. Students are encouraged to play an active role in organizing Guest Lectures by eminent persons from Industry as a part of Professional Society activities. Students also often visit Industries to gain practical knowledge on application of the technologies they learn as part of their course curriculum. Competitions like Paper presentation, Quiz and Project presentation are conducted as part of professional society activity, at regular intervals. Annual Symposia is conducted to encourage interacting and exchanging ideas with their peers from other institutions and for the benefit of other college students to showcase their talent. Students are motivated to participate in competitive events that are conducted by various Organizations and Educational Institutions. Students are also encouraged to publish their works as paper in various International Conferences and Journal.