B.Tech Information Technology, KPR Institute Engineering and Technology, Autonomous Engineering Institution, Coimbatore, India

B.Tech Information Technology
(4 Year Undergraduate Program)

The time taken by different sectors to generate business is now minimised with an advancement in Information Technology. It provides security, storage, and efficient communication.

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What is Information Technology?

Information Technology is the field of study, design, development, implementation, support and management of computer-based information systems, particularly software applications and computer hardware. IT provides the means to develop, process, analyze, exchange, store and secure information

Why should I study Information Technology?

  • To provide a strong foundation for the students aspiring a career in the field of the software industry and IT-enabled service industry
  • To build and grow the commerce and business sector and generate maximum possible output.
  • To develop technologies such as hardware systems, OS and application software.
  • To identify the hardware and software components that should be used to enhance a specific business process.
  • To provide electronic security, storage and efficient communication.

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This program will prepare you for one of the world’s most exciting technology frontiers.


  • Outstanding Infrastructure and State of art laboratories
  • Well qualified and Multi-disciplinary faculty expertise
  • Outcome Based Education: Curriculum, Teaching - learning and assessment to Cater the needs of IT Industry
  • Choice based Credit system
  • Distinguished Centres for skill development
  • Internship with Stipend and Skill Development Programme in association with leading industries
  • Excellent placement opportunities in IT Industry
  • Personal attention through Mentor - Mentee system (1:15)
  • Tie-up with universities aboard - Students and faculty exchange
  • Foreign languages training - Japanese, German, French
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B.Tech Information Technology

Duration: 4 years (Regular) / 3 Years (Lateral Entry)
No. of Semesters: 8 (Regular) / 6 (Lateral Entry)
Intake / No. of Seats: 60

Graduates of Information Technology department will be able to

PO 1. Engineering knowledge: Apply the knowledge of mathematics, science, engineering fundamentals, and an engineering specialization to the solution of complex engineering problems

PO 2. Problem analysis: Identify, formulate, review research literature, and analyze complex engineering problems reaching substantiated conclusions using first principles of mathematics, natural sciences, and engineering sciences

PO 3. Design/development of solutions: Design solutions for complex engineering problems and design system components or processes that meet the specified needs with appropriate consideration for the public health and safety, and the cultural, societal, and environmental considerations

PO 4. Conduct investigations of complex problems: Use research-based knowledge and research methodsincluding design of experiments, analysis and interpretation of data, and synthesis of the information to provide valid conclusions

PO 5. Modern tool usage: Create, select, and apply appropriate techniques, resources, and modern engineering and IT tools including prediction and modeling to complex engineering activities with an understanding of the limitations

PO 6. The engineer and society: Apply reasoning informed by the contextual knowledge to assess societal, health, safety, legal and cultural issues and the consequent responsibilities relevant to the professional engineering practice

PO 7. Environment and sustainability: Understand the impact of the professional engineering solutions in societal and environmental contexts, and demonstrate the knowledge of, and need for sustainable development

PO 8. Ethics: Apply ethical principles and commit to professional ethics and responsibilities and norms of the engineering practice

PO 9. Individual and team work: Function effectively as an individual, and as a member or leader in diverse teams, and in multidisciplinary settings

PO 10. Communication: Communicate effectively on complex engineering activities with the engineering community and with society at large, such as, being able to comprehend and write effective reports and design documentation, make effective presentations, and give and receive clear instructions

PO 11. Project management and finance: Demonstrate knowledge and understanding of the engineering and management principles and apply these to one’s own work, as a member and leader in a team, to manage projects and in multidisciplinary environments

PO 12. Life-long learning: Recognize the need for, and have the preparation and ability to engage in independent and life-long learning in the broadest context of technological change

  • Information Technology at KPR Institute of Engineering and Technology is a hands-on course. You will learn through study materials, lectures, practical classes, live sessions, tutorials, real time projects and through Industry collaborations.
  • At KPRIET we follow various assessment techniques such as examinations, assignments, projects, reflective journals, presentations, peer assessment and self assessment.

  • You will have six fundamental subjects and choose two electives in the first year.
  • In the second year students will learn through projects and research.
  • Third year students will get an opportunity to learn real time intensive project partnering with industry.
  • The final semester will end with a Project and Internship at Industry.

Tamilnadu Candidates

The candidates must have passed the 12th standard(intermediate) or its equivalent examination from the Government recognized board with the subjects as Physics, Chemistry and Mathematics with the percentage as 45% (for general candidates), 40% (for backward class including Muslim), 40% (MBC & DNC) and 40% (for SC/ST/SCA) candidates.

Other State Candidates

As the candidates from other states are considered under General Category, a pass with minimum average marks in Physics, Chemistry and Mathematics put together as 45% (General Category)

NRI (Non-Resident Indian Category)

The candidate should have passed in all the subjects and scored a minimum average of 45% in Physics, Chemistry and Mathematics put together as in General Category

FN (Foreign National Category)

The candidate should have passed in all the subjects and scored a minimum average of 45% in Physics, Chemistry and Mathematics put together

Eligibility Criteria for Lateral Entry (Direct Second Year) B. E. / B. Tech Programmes

Passed Diploma examination with at least 45% marks (40% marks in case of candidates belonging to reserved category) in ANY branch of Engineering and Technology

Career Opportunities

B.Tech Information Technology makes the student to gain high level computing knowledge along with a deep knowledge in information technology. Students will get an opportunity to pursue their career as an AI professional in the emerging area.

Job titles for Information Technology students are very diverse, and may include, AI Engineer, Data Scientist, Business Intelligence Strategist, Research Scientist, Data Mining Engineer, Machine Learning Engineer Etc.,

Department Information

Know more about Department of Information Technology at KPR Institute of Engineering and Technology

Dr. Sivakumar T
Dr. Sivakumar T
Associate Professor & Head
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Dr. R. Logesh Babu
Dr. R. Logesh Babu
Assistant Professor (Sl .G.)
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Dr S Malathy
Dr S Malathy
Assistant Professor (Sl .G.)
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Few IT Job roles

Chief Information Officer
Chief Technology Officer
Data Scientist
Application Manager
Business Analyst
Cybersecurity Analyst
Forensic Analyst
Network Engineer

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Special Laboratories

DataScience Lab
App Development Lab
AI and ML Lab
Networking and Security Lab
Sensors and IoT Lab
Cloud Computing Lab
AR and VR Lab

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Unlock your potential with our B.Tech in Information Technology Course. Exceptional Academic Performance, Small classes and personalized attention, Affordable tuition, Amazing campus.

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