The objectives of the programs offered by the Department of Information Technology are:

  • To equip students with state of art knowledge and skill in Information Technology and to produce engineers with outstanding ability.
  • To create future leaders of IT industry and profession.
  • To add to the existing intellectual pool of young minds to meet the growing demands of the nation in Information Technology and
  • To lay a foundation for life long learning ability and a capacity for adaptation in the ever changing world.

The programs aim to achieve these objectives by molding young talents as engineers who can recognize and solve problems in different technical and social domains. The main emphasis of the programs is to instill inquisitive thinking and curiosity with a sense of service to the nation and society at large; and with a capacity to recognize the need for a change and drive the change to make the world a better place to live.

Prof. Anupam Agrawal


Ph.D. Information Technology from Indian Institute of Information Technology Allahabad (in association with Indian Institute of Technology, Roorkee)

Email: pic@iiitl.ac.in

Dr. Ashutosh Mishra

Associate Professor

Ph. D. (Old Dominion University, Norfolk)

Email: am@iiitl.ac.in

Dr. Vrijendra Singh

Associate Professor

Ph. D. (Independent Component Analysis and Blind Source Separation applications to Signal Processing and Artificial Neural Networks) from Dayalbagh Educational Institute, Agra

Email: vrij@iiita.ac.in

Dr. Seema Awasthi

Assistant Professor

Ph. D. (2009), Dept. of EE, IIT Kanpur

Email: seemaa@iiita.ac.in

Dr. Sudipta Das

Assistant Professor

Ph. D. in Corporate Finance from Indian Institute of Technology, Kharagpur.

Email: sudipta.das@iiita.ac.in

Dr. Abhishek Pandey

Assistant Professor

Ph. D. from IIIT Allahabad

Email: abhishek.pandey@iiitl.ac.in

Dr. Mary Samuel

Assistant Professor

Ph.D (2014-2017) from Mahatma Gandhi University, Kottayam, Kerala

Email: mary@iiitl.ac.in

Dr. Soumendu Chakraborty

Assistant Professor

Ph.D. (Information Technology) from Indian Institute of Information Technology, Allahabad

Email: soumendu@iiitl.ac.in

Dr. Vishal Krishna Singh

Assistant Professor

Ph.D. (Information Technology) on In-network Inference in Wireless Sensor Networks from Indian Institute of Information Technology, Allahabad.

Email: vks@iiitl.ac.in

 Dr. Shikha Gautam

Assistant Professor

Ph.D. (CS) thesis at Department of Computer Science, University of Lucknow, Lucknow

Email: shikhagautam@iiitl.ac.in