भारतीय सूचना प्रौद्योगिकी संस्थान कोट्टायम
    Indian Institute of Information Technology Kottayam

Why IIIT Kottayam?


Indian Institute of Information Technology Kottayam (IIITKottayam), an institute of national importance, under IIIT (PPP act), MHRD, Govt.of India, is gearing up under the mentorship of the Indian Institute of Science Education and Research Trivandrum (IISER, TVM). It is currently mentored by Prof. V. Ramakrishnan (Director, IISER-TVM), Shri. M. Radhakrishnan (Registrar, IISER-TVM), and Prof. M.P.Rajan (Dean-Academics, IISER-TVM).

Diversified Course Structure:

As one of a few Indian Institutes of repute, IIIT Kottayam offers specialized courses covering all major research domains of computer science and engineering: Data science, Cloud Computing, Artificial Intelligence, Machine learning, Parallel Computing, Brain simulation, HPC, Programming languages, Bioinformatics, and so forth, as part of the 4 year B.Tech program. In addition, it offers Ph.D program in CSE/ECE/Mathematics.

Placements / Internships:

Leading industries keep lining up for conducting interviews and placement/internship drives to our students. In fact, the students of IIIT Kottayam could easily attract industries for pursuing internship during their summer/winter vacations (4 months per year). Most often, these internships do lead to their placement offers. During internships, students attract over Rs.15000 to Rs.35000/- per month from leading industries, including Bosch, TCS, NIWE, US Technologies, and so forth.

Entrepreneurial Ecosystem:

IIIT Kottayam is designed in order to impart an entrepreneurial ecosystem in the campus. For instance, AIC-IIITKottayam, an incubation centre of IIIT Kottayam, is a vital resource to IIIT Kottayam students; AIC-IIITKottayam is a 10000 sq.feet incubation unit supported by AIM-NITI Aayog of India to the tune of Rs. 3.77 crore (shortlisted). IIIT Kottayam, thus, helps students to continue championing in their career and attain goals with an entrepreneurial support. It provides tens of thousands of opportunities for them to interact with industrial experts, including MSMEs to MNCs.

Faculty Strength:

IIIT Kottayam is composed of the world-class qualified faculty members who are eager to continue research and contribute to the Indian/International society along with their wards. They design the courses as per the needs of the partnered industries and international requirements. They are passionate enough to mentor/guide students apart from their working hours while ensuring the technological growth of individuals.

Memorandum of Understanding:

IIIT Kottayam has already established MoU with some leading industrial / academic institutions in order to ensure placements or organize knowledge transfer programs -- MoUs with Government of India, Government of Kerala, Rolta, and CIAL has manifested the organization of knowledge transfer program. In addition, it has signed MoUs with world leading Universities such as Technical University Munich Germany in order to conduct HPC/Cloud specific joint research and to organize student exchange programs.