The department has well furnished classrooms and seminar rooms to facilitate learning, discussions and outcome oriented learning. The specially designed classrooms are equipped with audio visual aids (sound system and LCD projectors) & offer internet connectivity (Wi-Fi) to enhance the learning process. The classrooms provide a very conducive environment for effective learning and classroom interaction and the objective is to provide students a hands-on experience and the right ambience to stimulate learning.

List of classrooms

L601        6th Floor                 Dedicated classroom for UG 2nd year class

L602        6th Floor                 Dedicated classroom for UG 3rd year class

L304        3rd Floor                 Classroom for UG final year class (on sharing basis with E&E dept)

L603        6th Floor                 Dedicated classroom for PG 1st year class


Conference Room

The Department Conference Room is equipped with LCD projector and Teleconferencing facilities. It is used for conducting classes, presentations, webinars and teleconferences.

Seminar Hall

The modern and spacious seminar hall is equipped with ceiling-mounted LCD projector, wireless audio/video system and wi-fi access. The room can comfortably seat more than 125 people and is used for conducting classes, seminars and distinguished lectures. 




Laboratory Facilities 

The department's laboratory setup provides excellent facilities to cater to the various needs of B.Tech(AI), B.Tech(IT), M.Tech(IT), M.Tech(Research) students & Ph.D Scholars. The department has several labs for general programming language laboratory courses for UG and dedicated labs for courses like Data Processing, Internet Technology and System Software. PG students and Research Scholars work in their own dedicated labs equipped with high end machines and other facilities.

State-of-the-art computing facilities available in the various labs –

  • 213 High end HP and Dell desktop systems, with i7 Processor and 16 GB RAM

  • 65 High end HP desktop systems, with i7 Processor and 32 GB RAM

  • 2 Dell and 1 Lenovo Workstation with Xeon Processor and 8 GB RAM

  • 31 Dell Desktop Systems with i7 processor and 8 GB RAM 

  • 2 CUDA based servers for High Performance Computing – Dell Power Edge R730XD

  • 1 Dell Power Edge R540 Server

  • 1 Tyrone Camarero Server and 1 NVIDIA DGX Station for High Performance computing

  • 2D and 3D camcorders for High Performance Multimedia Lab and Applications

  • Microsoft Kinect for Xbox 360 for Human Computer Interaction Applications

  • MEMSIC Wireless Sensor Network Professional and Educational Kits.

  • Microprocessor and Interfacing Kits for hand-on experiments.


Details of Laboratories - 

  • UG Laboratory 1 & 2

  • Digital Systems and Interfacing Laboratory 1 & 2


High Performance Computing Lab (partial contribution by Hewlett Packard Enterprise -HPE)

Faculty-in-charge:  Dr. Sowmya Kamath S and Dr. Geetha V

Six servers and switch were donated by HPE Bangalore for the use of faculty and students for lab and research activities.



IoT and Data Analytics Lab (in collaboration with RDL Technologies, Mangalore)

Faculty-in-charge:  Dr. Geetha V and Dr. Sowmya Kamath S 

40 Integrated IoT Development kits were donated by RDL, to be used for lab experiments and student projects.


 Department Library

The department has its own library offering reference books for all subjects and areas of Information Technology. A comprehensive Library Information System was developed in-house by our PG students to provide search and discovery functionalities for the library's various resources. The LIS makes it easy to find and access available and issued textbooks, seminar reports, UG/PG/PhD Theses, technical videos & also current status of all material available, along with an automated issue, due alerts, and account management system. Books are issued to students on a 15 day loan basis, and the books issues are actively managed using a reservation system provided by the LIS to ensure book availability.


Department Library Details


Room 504, 5th Floor, IT Building


Every Wednesday, from 4 - 5 PM


(0824) 2473588


LIS Access Point (Intranet only)

IT library on NITK intranet


Sowmya Kamath S

Librarian Mallika P

Contact us

Head of the Department,
Department of Information Technology,
National Institute of Technology Karnataka,
SurathkalP. O. Srinivasnagar, Mangalore - 575 025
Ph.:    +91-824-2474056
Email:  hodit [at] nitk [dot] edu [dot] in

Web Admin: Sowmya Kamath S

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