.: Department of Information Technology :.
Information Technology deals with the gamut of Electronic Technology and software
which can be used to transmit, receive, store and process information in digital
form. Sustained developments in the area have made it possible to process
information at speeds which were thought impossible few years ago.
GCET was the pioneer in India to appreciate the importance of Information
Technology and established a four year bachelor degree programme in 1996-97 with
an intake of 60 students.
Department has started M.E. (Information Technology) programme under Gujarat Technological University (GTU) from the academic year 2011-12.
Many distinguished alumni of the department are either holding respectable
position in industries like Infosys, Wipro, IBM, Intel, Capegemini, Microsoft,
etc or have opted for higher studies across the globe. Students of this
department with the help of faculty members have developed user friendly
software for Online Feedback system and Library. These softwares have
considerably enhanced the Information Access Facility.
The department has a total of 15 faculty members out of whom 1 is Associate Professor, 12 are Assistant Professors and 2 are Trainee Lecturers. Of these, 4 faculty members are pursuing PhD and 12 are with Master Degree.
A large number of research papers are published/presented by
the faculty members every year in well known International Journals and
Conferences. The department is actively involved in consultancy jobs for
developing websites and other software for sister institutions.