Information Technology

About

The Department of Information Technology (renaming the Department of Computer & Information Technology from June, 2012) under the Faculty of Technology, GU has been established to facilitate state of the art infrastructure for different Undergraduate, Postgraduate and Research programmes in the field of Computer and Information Technologies.

The main vision of the department is to enable the bright minds of the region to pursue and establish themselves as prominent technology enthusiasts. The department always thrives to empower the students with the skills and knowledge required to survive in the ever changing and challenging IT industry.

As the current trend has seen huge demand in the IT industry, Computer Science and Information Technology have been widely accepted disciplines in the students fraternity across the globe. The rising demands of the trained and skilled personals in those fields have been motivating and inspiring the students to undertake different programmes of studies. Looking at the need of local students, different programmes have been started meeting demands at different levels of studies. The Postgraduate and Research programmes are designed to build the capacity of the region in terms of human resource and local intellectual and technological resources.

Old Departmental Data

The Department has dedicated computing labs with 1:1 computer: student ratio, with Internet connectivity and WI-FI facility within the campus. We also have a state of the art High Performance Computing Lab for high-end computing and research. All classrooms and laboratories are equipped with contemporary audio-visual aids.

The primary strength of the department is in the areas of Natural Language Processing, Speech Processing, Networking, Data Mining, Digital Image Processing, and ICT4D wherein different scholars are currently absorbed in their doctoral research.

The department also hosts regular workshops, seminars and summer training to strengthen the skills of the students and give them exposure to the cutting-edge technologies of the present day world.

Undergraduate Course

Course Type: Course Name: Subject: Semesters Years Intake Capacity:
Undergraduate B.Tech in Information Technology Information Technology 8 4 40
Course Type: Course Name: Subject: Semesters Years Intake Capacity:
Undergraduate B.Tech in Computer Science & Engineering Computer Science & Engineering 8 4 40

Postgraduate Course

Course Type: Course Name: Subject: Semesters Years Intake Capacity:
Postgraduate M.Tech in Information Technology Information Technology 4 2 18
Course Type: Course Name: Subject: Semesters Years Intake Capacity:
Postgraduate PhD in Information Technology Information Technology

Professor

S.K. Sarma (on Lien)

Assistant Professors

Chandan Kalita
MTech (Tezpur) Operating System, Automata Theory
kalitachandan@gauhati.ac.in
Kishore Kashyap
MTech (Gauhati) AI, NLP
kk@gauhati.ac.in
Mirzanur Rahman [ Head of the Department ]
MTech (Tezpur) NLP, Data Mining
mr@gauhati.ac.in
Nabamita Deb
MTech (NERIST, Arunachal Pradesh) PhD (Gauhati) Software Engineering, Speech Technology
nd@gauhati.ac.in
Parismita Sarma
MTech (Tezpur) Data Mining, Speech Technology
pari@gauhati.ac.in
Satyajit Sarmah
MTech (Tezpur) Computer Networks, Cryptography
ss@gauhati.ac.in
Vaskar Deka
MTech (Tezpur) Intelligent System, Networks
vaskardeka@gauhati.ac.in
Ahidur Zaman (Scientific Officer)
Prasanta Saikia (Sr. Lab Assistant)
Pramod Rajbongshi (Lab Assistant)
Treesha Borah (Lab Assistant)
Ratan Bhatta (Lab Attendant)
Chandan Sarma (Lab Attendant)

Contact

Department of Information Technology (GUIST)
Gauhati University, Guwahati 781014, Assam
Phone : (+91)-3612672214
Email : infotech@gauhati.ac.in
Web   : gauhati.ac.in/infotech.php


                       
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