Information technology is an undergraduate/postgraduate degree course which falls under the domain of computer science. The course deals with the applications of Information Technology and its aspects. This specific division in engineering concentrates on the study of utilizing the application of information technology to control, gather, store and circulate information. Many of the top engineering colleges in India provide UG/PG courses on Information technology in India.

Information Technology Engineering

The course curriculum is primarily designed to provide the students with adequate theoretical knowledge and practical skills in the field to solve various complex problems in real-life scenarios. The course intends to improve the knowledge and skills in analysis, design, implementation and use information technology core skills and specialization skills. During the 8 semester course (UG), the students are taught with various concepts including information security, computer networking, web systems and software engineering.

If you are one who is having an interest in web and internet technology, then Information Technology is one of the best choices for you. The course is relatively a new engineering branch, but it is quite popular among students and parents as it creates numerous job opportunities with a fair pay package. If pursued from a reputed engineering college, Information Technology is a valuable engineering course.

How to Join

One who wants to join Information Technology Engineering should pass the qualifying examination with an aggregate score of 50% in physics, Chemistry and Mathematics. After completing the same, the student has to appear for the Joint Entrance Exam Main (JEE - Main) to get admission into one of the top college or universities in India.

Most of the engineering colleges in India offer admission to students based on the JEE Main examination. It is a national level entrance examination done by the National Testing Agency (NTA) in India.

All India Council for Technical Education (AICTE) is the national level apex authority responsible for the regulation and control of all engineering colleges and courses available in India. AICTE is the statutory authority responsible for proper planning and coordination on the development of the technical education system in India.

Career Prospects of IT Engineers

IT sector around the world has evolved as the field is directly or indirectly act as a supporting figure for various sectors such as healthcare, aviation, education, manufacturing, telecommunication, government initiatives and departments, etc.

A well qualified IT Engineer from a reputed engineering college, you are eligible to get recruited to big companies like TCS, Igate global Solutions, Infosys Technologies, Wipro, NIIT Ltd, Sathyam Computer Services Ltd, etc. Job opportunities in the IT sector are always on the uprise and if you are really interested in joining, always stay updated with the latest technologies and current happenings for a bright career. 

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COLLEGE OF ENGINEERING, THALASSERY
COLLEGE OF ENGINEERING, THALASSERY
KANNUR
  • Thalassery, the cradle of colonial legacy is known for its scenic beauty and prominence in the educational field from ancient times itself. The College of Engineering Thalassery, established in the year 2000. The foundation stone was laid by Sri E.K Nayanar, the then Honorable Chief Minister of Kerala. The new building complex of the College was officially inaugurated by Sri. M.V Raghavan, the then Honorable Minister of Co-operation and Ports in the year 2004. It is located at Kundoormala, Eran
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P.S.V.COLLEGE OF ENGINEERING AND TECHNOLOGY
P.S.V.COLLEGE OF ENGINEERING AND TECHNOLOGY
KRISHNAGIRI
  • P.S.V College of Engineering and Technology is executed by St.Joan’s Educational Trust. The Founder of the Trust, Dr.P.Selvam, is an academician with rich experience in teaching and having achieved an unenviable reputation in this own profession, Dr.P.Selvam, a keen social activist and visionary, felt that he should contribute his might to the betterment of the society as a part of his social commitment. This he felt, could be achieved by promoting Educational Institutions that imp art high qual
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DR.MGR POLYTECHNIC COLLEGE
DR.MGR POLYTECHNIC COLLEGE
TIRUVANNAMALAI
  • The college is located in a sprawling campus of 10.46 acres of land on the Arni – Arcot – Chennai Highway ia calm and serene atmosphere, 3 km. Ouside the Din & Bustle of the city Arni, Thiruvannamalai Dt. With classrooms & Laboratories, workshops, Administrative areas and amenity area in 8441 sqm. The college is one of the premier Polytechnic college serving for the cause of Technical Education with ISO 9001:2008 Certification
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SRINIVASA POLYTECHNIC COLLEGE
SRINIVASA POLYTECHNIC COLLEGE
PUDUKKOTTAI
  • SRINIVASA POLYTECHNIC COLLEGE founded by SRI MARIAMMAN EDUCATIONAL HEALTH AND CHARITABLE TRUST , Trichy , was started in the year 1985 with the main objective of extending the wings of Engineering education among the youth. The Institution is well equipped with a unique brigade of young, talented and well-qualified faculty members to provide technical education and to motivate the students to high level of academic achievements in the Board Examinations and the other Co-curricular activities.
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COCHIN UNIVERSITY COLLEGE OF ENGINEERING KUTTANADU & COCHIN UNIVERSITY COLLEGE OF COMPUTER APPLICATI
COCHIN UNIVERSITY COLLEGE OF ENGINEERING KUTTANADU & COCHIN UNIVERSITY COLLEGE OF COMPUTER APPLICATI
ALAPPUZHA
  • College is Approved by AICTE
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SRI BALAJI POLYTECHNIC COLLEGE
SRI BALAJI POLYTECHNIC COLLEGE
KANCHIPURAM
  • Sri Balaji Polytechnic College, Chennai was started in the year 1995 by "Swamy Educational Trust with AICTE's approval Lr.No. F730/52/139/RC-94, Dt.18-05-1995. It is one the Best polytechnic in Chennai, 3km nearer to the Vandalur Zoo
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COLLEGE OF ENGINEERING PERUMON
COLLEGE OF ENGINEERING PERUMON
Kollam
  • The College of Engineering Perumon was started during the year 2000 under the Co-operative Academy of Professional Education (CAPE) on the banks of the Astamudi lake, which is included in the tourism map of Kerala. The special ambience is most suited for an ideal place for the establishment of an Engineering College intended to acquire a deemed University status in due course. It is at Kuzhiyath Junction along the Kollam-Perumon Road (via- Anchalummoodu) 13 kms away from Kollam Railway Station a
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COLLEGE OF ENGINEERING TRIKARIPUR
COLLEGE OF ENGINEERING TRIKARIPUR
Kasargod
  • Established in the year 2000 under the auspices of the co-operative academy of professional education(CAPE), an autonomous society under government of Kerala. College is Approved by AICTE
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GOVT. ENGINEERING COLLEGE, BARTON HILL
GOVT. ENGINEERING COLLEGE, BARTON HILL
Thiruvananthapuram
  • Government Engineering College, Barton Hill was established by the Government of Kerala in the academic year 1999-2000.
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GOVERNMENT ENGINEERING COLLEGE SREEKRISHNAPURAM
GOVERNMENT ENGINEERING COLLEGE SREEKRISHNAPURAM
Palakkad
  • Government Engineering College Palakkad, Sreekrishnapuram is a premier educational institute established in 1999. It is situated in Palakkad district of Kerala. The college is fully owned by Govt.of Kerala and is under the Directorate of Technical Education, Kerala. GEC Sreekrishnapuram is approved by the AICTE and is affiliated to APJ Abdul kalam Technological University (from 2015 onwards)
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