B.Tech – Information Technology

Scope of the Programmes

UG (Bachelor of Information Technology)

Department of Information Technology is started in the year in 2001, in Mailam Engineering College, Mailam with the necessary infrastructure, technically trained faculties and a rich repository of digital education resources. We conduct expositions, activities and competitions to promote the use of IT. Programmes have also been conducted in collaboration with schools, professional bodies and private companies with a view to prepare our students for the information age.

The term ‘information technology’ (IT) evolved in 1970s. Information Technology is a wide and varied sector, and is represented in some form in almost all the industries. It is a blend of computers and communication technology where IT professionals perform variety of duties, ranging from development and installation of applications to designing complex computer networks and databases. The IT industry consists of computers, communication mediums, peripherals, electronics-related organizations, software and services. Usage of information technology for the completion of tasks in any organization, speeds up the processing and information mobility, and also improves the reliability and integrity of information. Information technology is related to studying, designing and developing information related to computers. This field is growing at a very fast pace over the last few years and according to successful and well-known people in the IT sector, this growth is expected to remain stable. Due to the robust growth, millions of jobs have been created in this field. However, it is very essential for us to understand and notify the importance of information technology to the students.

The software applications and the hardware devices are known to be the main elements of the use of information technology. The web browsers, the operating systems, ERP’s and special purpose applications are the software which is used in information technology. IT plays an important role in easily solving the mathematical problems and in the project management system. It has a great use in the automated production of sensitive information, automated up gradation of the important business processes and the automated streamlining of the various business processes. It has also played an important role in the areas of communication and automated administration of entire systems.