The Department of Information Technology is headed by Dr PC Rao Vemuri, Ph.D from IIT Kharagpurand 4-year B.Tech programme in Information Technology with an intake of 120 students. The department has a strong team of close to 30 faculty members with expertise in diversified areas of Information Technology practices and applications. Information Technology department emphasizes on excellence in course delivery thus preparing the students industry-ready by the end of their B.Tech programme. The Research areas of the department are Data warehousing & Data Mining, Artificial Intelligence, Ad-hoc Networks, Project Management and Web Technologies. Industry requirements are identified by close interaction with Technical Heads of different software companies and accordingly students are encouraged to carry out their academic projects on emerging areas of Information Technology with special emphasis on Requirement Analysis, Design Patterns and robust software engineering principles.