Head: Dr. Md. Iftekhar Hussain
Contact: 364 272 3611/3612
Dr. D. Kandar, (Regular Head on S/leave)
Dr. Md. I. Hussain, (In-Charge)
Department of Information Technology,
School of Technology
North-Eastern Hill University (NEHU),
Shillong 793 022
The Department of Information Technology (IT) instituted in the year of 2006, under the School of Technology, NEHU, funded by MHRD, Govt. of India, with a prime focus to impart quality, career-oriented engineering education in order to produce bright technologist from different parts of the country.
The Department is currently offering B.Tech., M.Tech. and Ph.D. degree in Information Technology. The core part of the curriculum embodies scientific and engineering knowledge basic to the profession. In addition to the core courses the programme also incorporates current and emerging technologies relevant to the field of IT. To tackle unknown engineering problems, the syllabus has been designed by balancing various core, specialized and elective courses. The syllabus also includes several practical papers and challenging projects. The curriculum is also enriched with management papers to give an exposure to student in the field of corporate management.
Currently the Department has five well-equipped state-of-art computer laboratories namely, Advanced Computing Lab, Basic Computing Lab 1 and Basic Computing Lab2 housing 240 state-of-the-art desktop and servers with latest configuration. All the computers are inter-connected to various high-end servers running Operating Systems like Windows 2003/8, Linux, and Sun Solaris and backed by 60 KVA power backup.
All the Laboratories of the Department are connected through high speed Fibre Optics, WiFi connectivity and Cat 6 cable. 8 Mbps internet connectivity is available in the Department. All the classrooms are equipped with digital teaching aids like LCD projectors.
Recently the Department has installed the following hardware in laboratories:
The latest licensed software available in the department are:
Departmental T&P cell actively working towards imparting soft-skill training and conducting on/off campus placement drives. Various recruiters and visitors of the campus are as follows:
|Dell||Wit Innovation Technologies Pvt. Ltd.|
|Tata Consultancy Service -ions||Zaloni|
|Maventic Systems||Infinite Computer Solutions|
|Tele Services Limited (TTSL)||SANPRO Technologies Inc.|
|Fujitsu Consulting India||Areca Services|
|iGATE Global Solutions||MDS Online|
|Ionindea Interactive Pvt. Ltd||Digital Juice|
|Revoluza.de||Expletus Consulting Services Pvt. Ltd|
|Techedra Solution Pvt Ltd||Indian Air force|
|BWS, Kolkata||Indian Army|
|Mindtree Ltd.||IL&FS Technologies Ltd|
Many companies are expected to visit the campus shortly for conducting on campus placement.
|Development of variable key cryptosystem||DIT, Govt of India||Rs 23.84 lacs||Dr B Bhuyan,
|QoS provisioning in wifi based Long Distance Wireless networks for Hilly Terrain Areas||DIT, Govt of India||Rs 67.08 lacs||Mr I Hussain,
Mr S K Dutta
|QoS Provisioning in Internet of Things||DIT, Govt of India||Rs 82.40 Lacs||Mr. Md. I. Hussain
Co-CI: Dr. H.K. Kalita