About Department

Information Technology (IT) is the branch of engineering dealing with the use of computers and telecommunications, developing and maintaining systems as well as retrieving, storing and transmitting information. The branch is responsible for the efficient operation of IT services and infrastructure; leading the corporation in the use of Information Technology as a strategic asset.

IT provides value to the corporation by enabling departments to provide service to citizens through the use of technology. The emerging needs of the corporation are addressed through IT planning and innovation. Effective positioning and efficient leveraging of the information technology asset through the introduction of new approaches allows departments to meet their business needs through technology. IT Service Management Embedding continuous improvement as a practice, these core service monitors and reports on the performance of the Branch against industry-accepted standards and frameworks.

Information Technology Engineering College in Nagpur
HOD Profile
Dr. Mahendra Gaikwad

M.Tech, MBA, MCM, PhD

Area of Interest: Digital Signal Processing, Network-on-Chip Architecture, Perfect Difference Network, Digital Image Processing, Speech Processing

He did his BE in Electronics Engineering by securing Second Merit position in the Nagpur University. Later he did his MBA in Marketing Management and also did his MCM from Nagpur University. He did his M.Tech in Communication Engineering from Indian Institute of Technology (IIT), Bombay. He did his PhD from VNIT, Nagpur. He has total 29 years of teaching experience. Currently he is working as Professor and Head of Department of Information Technology, GHRCE, Nagpur however prior to this he also worked as Principal, Dean (R&D) and Head of Computer Department at BDCE, Sevagram. He has published 107 research papers in International Journals and International Conferences.

He worked as a group leader for installation of high speed Networking INTEL Microelectronics Lab at IIT, Bombay. He is the member of various professional bodies like ISTE, IE(I), IETE, CSI and IEEE. “Face Recognition System” Software for Local Crime Branch, Department of Police to identify the hard-core criminals has been developed under his guidance and awarded “Certificate of Appreciation” from Addl. Director General of Police, State CID, Pune. He is the recipient of National Award “Rashtriya Vidya Saraswati Purskar”. He is also the recipient of “Certification of Achievement” from ACM Asia ICPC by Indian Institute of Technology, Roorkee. He has expertise in Signal Processing, NoC Architecture and PDN.

Vision & Mission
    Our Vision
  • To achieve an excellent standard of quality education by keeping pace with rapidly changing technologies and to create technical manpower of global standards with capabilities of accepting new challenges in Information Technology.

    Our Mission
  • To equip our graduates with knowledge and expertise to contribute significantly to the knowledge and information industry .
  • Promoting collaborative research through special interest groups, research laboratories and Industry Institute Interactions
  • To nurture interpersonal and entrepreneurial skills to provide leadership in the information industries.
Key Strengths
Cutting edge technology offered Video Steaming Security Tools & Tensor Flow
Cloud Sim Kubernetes
Design of Big Data Analytics Framework ROS framework for robotics
NetSim Edge Computing
Student Clubs IT Student Forum
IT Student Coding Club
Music Club
ISR Club
MoU's (Industry/Institutions/Organizations) For Credit Transfer Scheme (CTS): MoUs with Academic Organization
College of Engineering, Pune
IIT Gandhinagar
VJTI, Mumbai
Industry Supported Laboratory Nil
Professional Society Chapters IEEE, CSI, ISTE, IE
Faculty areas of expertise Signal Processing & Communication, Network-on-Chip Architecture
Advanced OS, High Performance Computing, Cloud Computing
Big Data Analytics, Social Network Analysis, Sentiment Analysis, Data Visualization , Data Science, VANET
Natural Language Processing, Machine Learning, Computer System Security
Virtualization Technology, Image Processing, High Performance Computing, Software Engineering, Python Programming.
Robotics and Artificial Intelligence, Data Mining
Skill based courses offered Big Data & Hadoop Bio-Medical Applications
Data Mining Python Programming
Image Processing & Computer Vision Google Collap
Foundation Course in Machine Learning Text Analytics using Tableau
Funding grants received DST Travel Grant
UGC Minor Grant
Copyrights & Patents Patents filed: 24
Testing & Consultancy facility available Cloud Computing- Server Setup at Kapilansh Dhatu udyog Pvt. Ltd, Nagpur
Departmental Magazine/Newsletter Department Monthly Newsletter : BITS
Programs Offered
B.E. in Information Technology
Programme Educational Objectives

The programme educational objectives of the Information Technology programme are designed to produce competent engineers who are ready to contribute effectively to the advancement of information technology causes and to accommodate the needs of the profession. The graduates shall

  • PEO1: Practice Information Technology in the general disciplines of design, development & deployment of software and integration of existing technologies for e-governance nationwide
  • PEO2: Apply fundamental technical knowledge and skills to provide workable solutions to problems in various areas of IT
  • PEO3: Pursue higher education, research and development and deploy creative efforts in the area of Information Technology.
  • PEO4: Use the acquired knowledge in societal and environmental sensitive manner with professional ethics in a team
Program Outcomes

The students will be able to learn:

  • Engineering knowledge
  • Problem analysis
  • Design/development of solutions
  • Conduct investigations of complex problems
  • Modern tool usage
  • The engineer and society
  • Environment and sustainability
  • Ethics
  • Individual and team work
  • Communication
  • Project management and finance
  • Life-long learning
Program Specific Outcomes
  • PSO1: Utilize the hands on experience of industry internship leading to take up live problems in IT industries .
  • PSO2: Apply core concepts of information technology in android/iOS Application & Product Development.
  • PSO3: Demonstrate the skills in Web based technologies and information management.


Our USPs

IT Department, since its inception, has maintained a steady growth in every sphere of its activities and played a vital role in bringing a vibrant & forward looking academic environment within the college. The department of Information Technology has well equipped laboratories like Artificial Intelligence & Machine Learning Lab; Big Data Lab; Cloud Computing Lab; Digital Signal Processing Lab; Project lab and Computer Lab, with modern high computational facilities and high-end Software. Also has Centre of Excellence of Cloud Computing.

  • Six Months Industry Internship
  • Honors, Minor degree
  • More hands-on practice
  • Activity based learning / Project based learning
  • Soft skills training, Business English Certificate (BEC), Empower Certification
  • Communication skills, foreign languages, interdisciplinary subjects, open electives
  • Four technical skills as a part of syllabus (free of cost)
  • 8 Semester placement assistance & Grooming
  • Student-centric learning activities like: assignments, industrial visit, GD, forum activities, guest lectures, paper presentation competition, etc.
  • Remedial classes for academically weak students, crash course
  • Continuous evaluation
  • Library with International and National Journals
  • Faculties having National and International exposure
  • Re-examination within a month
  • Result within 8 Days
  • Weightage to co-curricular & extracurricular activities
  • R & D support to encourage and participate in paper presentation, project competition
  • Incubation Center (Many Startups ongoing)
  • Funding for Research projects / chapters
  • Professional societies membership (IEEE, SMCS, ISTE, SAE, CSI IE, ICI, etc)
  • Online teaching as well as examination, MOOCS, Hackathon, NPTEL etc.
  • Choice Based Relative Grading Credit System
  • Teacher Guardian & Faculty Advisor Scheme
  • Sponsorship to projects at IITs
  • Artificial Intelligence Courses
  • Ragging free campus
  • Wi-Fi Campus
  • At least 45 % marks (40% in case of reserved catergory for MS only) in Mathematics, Physics & any one subject from Chemistry / Biotechnology / Biology / Technical Vocational Subject in 10+2 class.
  • MHT-CET/ JEE(Main) non-zero positive score in Year 2020
Admission Procedure

As per DTE, Maharashtra state, guidelines applicable from time to time

CAP Admission
  • Registration with DTE
  • Merit List
  • Option form Filling
  • Allotment of College(Freeze, Slide, Float)
  • Report to College along with DTE allotment letter, original documents and prescribed fees for Actual Admission
Future scope of course /Opportunities after completing B.Tech
Types of further Studies.
  • Can Apply for post-graduate Master’s degree abroad (MS)
  • MBA
  • GATE- M. Tech.
  • CAT
  • MPSC
  • CET
  • CDAC
  • GRE
Activities taken to Improve Placement
  • Technical Aptitude Test are taken on regular basis right from first year.
  • Agencies/platforms like Cocubes, AMCAT, Mentorrbuddy are involved for the same.
  • 1 Week CRT classes conducted for Students
  • 1 Week GP5 is conducted in 6th Semester to improve students placement capabilities.
  • Classes for communication skills and personality development taken on regular basis
  • Skill workshops on latest technologies like IoT, Cloud Computing, Data Analytics, AI ML, etc. are taken to keep pace with changing technology.
  • Alumni are involved to take GD and PI, share their experience of placement and boost student’s confidence and provide them suggestions to improve.
  • Regularly Industrial Guest lectures & visits are organized to bridge the gap between industry and academia. Industry persons are evolved in curriculum designing and evaluating projects as well.
Multinationals IT Companies for Placement & Internship


Principal Global Services Pvt. Ltd.

Birla Soft





L & T Infotech


Hexaware Technologies Limited


Tech Mahindra



Modak Analytics


Xoriant Solutions Pvt Ltd




Global Logic


Whizzact Solutions Pvt. Ltd, Mumbai

Unisoft Technologies, Nagpur


Ample Softtech Systems Pvt. Ltd, Pune

HP Enterprise



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IT Department, since its inception, has maintained a steady growth in every sphere of its activities and played a vital role in bringing a vibrant & forward looking academic environment within the college. The department of Information Technology has well equipped laboratories like Artificial Intelligence & Machine Learning Lab; Digital Signal Processing Lab; Project lab and Computer Lab, with modern high computational facilities and high-end Software.

Industry Supported Labs
Cloud Computing

The department has setup of Cloud Computing facility in Project lab. Department has taken the initiative to set up the Cloud Computing Server at Kapilansh Dhatu Udyog Pvt. Ltd.

Award Winning Projects
Project Name - Vishwas

Award Detail

  • Title of the Project: Hand Gesture Controlled wheelchair kit “VISHWAS”
  • Winner Awarding Agency: Smart India Hackathon (SIH) 2019 . NIT Trichy, Tamilnadu
Research Projects
Name of the Project Funding Agency Amount ( ) Faculty Name
To develop multipurpose human computer interaction based system for physically disabled persons AICTE-RPS 11.29 Lacs Prof. S.A. Chabria
Multilingual Number Interpreter UGC Minor Research Project 3.0 Lacs Dr. Urmila Shrawankar
Modernization of IoT Lab AICTE-MODROBS 13 lacs Dr. Dinesh Padole


Faculty Achievements & Awards
Name of Faculty Title of the event Achievement / Award Awarding Organization
Prof. Chetan Dhule NPTEL Course "Cloud Computing" Completed successfully in Gold Category MHRD, Govt. of India
Prof. Ganesh Khekare NPTEL Course "Python with Data Science" Completed successfully in Elite Category MHRD, Govt. of India
Student Achievements & Awards
Name of Students Title of the event Achievement / Award Awarding Organization
Vikrant Raj, Mandar Topre, Kushal Asarkar, Krunal Bansod, B. Prerana, Muskan Amuley Project Title: Gesture Controlled wheelchair kit “VISHWAS”University Level Winner SIH 2019 under theme “Smart Vehicles” Smart India Hackathon 2019, NIT Trichy, Tamilnadu

Scheme & Syllabus

BE Information Technology