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.

Achievements


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