M.Tech (Information Technology)

The PG course in IT was introduced in 2010 as part of the Decenary celebrations of the Department of Information Technology. It is aimed at producing quality engineers/ researchers to cater to the ever increasing demand for highly trained IT professionals. Students are exposed to cutting edge technologies in emerging areas of IT with hands on experience in trend setting areas such as Information & Network Security, Distributed Computing and Human Computer Interaction. 

M.Tech Curriculum [2018]



   No.of Students

1 2010-2012           24
2 2011-2013           26
3 2012-2014           27
2013-2015           21
5 2014-2016           23
6 2015-2017           16
7 2016-2018           16
8 2017-2019           24













M.Tech (in IT by Research)

This programme is aimed at students interested in exposure to serious research in various fields of Information Technology. It emphasizes multidisciplinary and rigorous learning and research work. Faculty members with vast research experience will be involved in the teaching and research process. Exposure to exciting and emerging technologies and active involvement of faculty members in research projects are the best features of this programme, providing students a distinctive opportunity to undertake research work and innovation. The number of seats is flexible but subject to the availability of research funding.



M.Tech (Research) Degrees Awarded


          Title of Thesis:  HAMP - A Highly Abstracted and Modular Programming Paradigm for Expressing Parallel Programs

          Title of Thesis: Efficient Prediction of Events Using Social Network Data with Novel Sentiment Analysis

          Title of Thesis: Accelerated Framework for Selective Blurring with Occlusion Handling Using Depth Maps


Contact us

Biju R Mohan

Head of the Department,
Department of Information Technology, NITK, Surathkal,
P. O. Srinivasnagar, Mangalore - 575 025
Karnataka, India.
Ph.:    +91-824-2474056
Email:  infotech[AT]nitk[DOT]ac[DOT]in

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