Information Technology

About the Department

  • The Department of Information Technology was established in the year 1999 with the intake of 30 to produce capable engineers in the field of Information Technology
  • The student intake was increased from 30 to 60 in the academic year 2001-2002 then
  • The department has prolonged and full-grown in terms of distribution of knowledge and outside the curriculum and skill development activities.
  • The curriculum  assesses and modernizations of the laboratories  are conducted continuously so as to maintain the students are updated with the most recent trends at the global level.
  • Initiated Computer Society of India- Students Branch in the year of 2011.
  • The department has outstanding and reliable placement record and most of the eligible students  are placed in reputed companies
  • The department faculties have good no of Publications in Scopus indexed Journals
  • Specially designed for skill development programmes with support of industrial experts
  • Alumni strength of more than 800 and they are working in top MNCs across the globe. 
  • Most of the faculties are members of professional bodies like ISTE, CSI, etc. and are enthusiastically participating in the activities of professional bodies.

Programmes offered

  • B.Tech. - Information Technology - 4 Years

Vision & Mission

Vision

  • To produce well disciplined and capable IT Engineers, Analytics with state of the art technologies to take care of National and International needs.

Mission

  • To impart technological education through efficient teaching learning process.
  • To develop the students in innovative, competent, efficient, disciplined and quality IT Technocrat.
  • Facilitate students to excel in academic, technical and social activities to explore the state-of-the art techniques to meet the Industrial needs.
  • To encourage research activities with analytical skills to face global challenges.

PEO, PO and PSO

Program Educational Objectives (PEOs)

The graduates of will be able to

  • PEO1: Improve innovative technology systems that are technically sound, economically feasible and socially acceptable to enhance Quality of life.
  • PEO2: Apply modern computational, analytical tools and techniques in IT and allied engineering streams.
  • PEO3: Communicate effectively and enhance leadership skills.
  • PEO4: Exhibit ethical attitude and pursue lifelong learning to achieve career goals

Program Outcomes (POs)

Engineering Graduates will be able to:

Graduate Attributes Program Outcomes
1 Engineering Knowledge PO1: Apply the knowledge of mathematics, science, engineering fundamentals, and an engineering specialization of the solution of complex engineering problems.
2 Problem Analysis PO2: Identify, formulate, review research literature, and analyze complex engineering problems reaching substantiated conclusions using first principles of mathematics, natural sciences, and engineering sciences.
3 Design and Development of Solutions PO3: Design solutions for complex engineering problems and design system components or processes that meet the specified needs with appropriate consideration for the public health and safety, and the cultural, societal, and environmental considerations.
4 Investigation of Problems PO4: Use research-based knowledge and research methods including design of experiments, analysis and interpretation of data, and synthesis of the information to provide valid conclusions.
5 Modern Tool Usage PO5: Create, select, and apply appropriate techniques, resources, and modern engineering and IT tools including prediction and modeling to complex engineering activities with an understanding of the limitations.
6 Engineer and Society PO6: Apply reasoning informed by the contextual knowledge to assess societal, health, safety, legal and cultural issues and the consequent responsibilities relevant to the professional engineering practice.
7 Environment and Sustainability PO7: Understand the impact of the professional engineering solutions in societal and environmental contexts, and demonstrate the knowledge of, and need for sustainable development.
8 Ethics PO8: Apply ethical principles and commit to professional ethics and responsibilities and norms of the engineering practice.
9 Individual & Team work PO9: Function effectively as an individual, and as a member or leader in diverse teams, and in multi disciplinary settings.
10 Communication PO10: Communicate effectively on complex engineering activities with the engineering community and with society at large, such as, being able to comprehend and write effective reports and design documentation, make effective presentations, and give and receive clear instructions.
11 Project Management and Finance PO11: Demonstrate knowledge and understanding of the engineering and management principles and apply these to one’s own work, as a member and leader in a team, to manage projects and in multi disciplinary environments.
12 Lifelong Learning PO12: Recognize the need for, and have the preparation and ability to engage in independent and life-long learning in the broadest context of technological change.

Programme Specific Outcomes (PSOs)

The students will demonstrate the abilities

  • PSO 1: To understand  the principles and technologies of computer hardware and software  
  • PSO 2: Use professional engineering practices and  strategies  for the development, operation and maintenance of Information systems
  • PSO 3: Provide effective and efficient real time solutions with acquired knowledge in various domain

Advisory Committee

Department Program Advisory Committee (DPAC)

S.No Member Designation
1 Prof. S.Raju Professor & Head- IT Mahendra Engineering College, Namakkal.
2 Dr. A. M. Kalpana Professor and Head Department Of Computer Science and Engineering, Government College Of Engineering (Autonomous), Salem-11.
3 Dr. R. Kathiroli Professor and Head Department Of Computer Science and Engineering, Government College Of Engineering (Autonomous) Salem-11.
4 Mr. S. Krithivashan HR Manager, VIRTUSA India Ltd, Chennai.
5 Er. Rajkannan rajan Asst. Vice President, Barclays, Chennai.
6 Dr. N.Viswanathan Professor and Head /ECE, Mahendra Engineering College,Namakkal.
7 Dr. S. Prema Associate Professor/IT, Mahendra Engineering College, Namakkal.
8 Prof. S. Latha Asst. Professor/ IT, Mahendra Engineering College, Namakkal.
9 Prof. S. Rajeshwari Asst. Professor/ IT, Mahendra Engineering College, Namakkal.

Board of Studies

Members of the Board of Studies

S.No. Name of the Member Communication Address of the members BoS Designation
1 Prof.S.Raju Professor & Head, Department of IT, Mahendra Engineering College, Namakkal. Chairman
2 Dr. A. M. Kalpana Professor and Head Department Of Computer Science and Engineering, Government College Of Engineering (Autonomous) Salem-11. University Nominee
3 Dr. R. Kathiroli Ass.Professor (S.Gr.) Department Of Computer Technology, Anna University-MIT Campus, Chennai. Academic Expert
4 Mr. S. Krithivashan HR Manager, VIRTUSA India Ltd, Chennai. Industrial Expert
5 Er.Rajkannan Rajan Department of IT,
Mahendra Engineering college, Namakkal.
Alumni Member
6 Dr. N.Viswanathan
Professor and Head /ECE, Mahendra Engineering College, Namakkal. Allied Department - Academic Expert
7 Dr. S. Prema
Associate Professor/IT, Mahendra Engineering College, Namakkal. Senior Faculty
8 Prof. S. Latha Asst. Professor/ IT, Mahendra Engineering College, Namakkal. Senior Faculty
9 Prof. S. Rajeshwari Asst. Professor/ IT, Mahendra Engineering College, Namakkal. Senior Faculty
10 Selvan S. Soundara Rajan Final Year Student - IT, Mahendra Engineering College, Namakkal. Student
11 Selvi R.Jayanthi Final Year Student - IT, Mahendra Engineering College, Namakkal. Student

Laboratory

The Department of Information Technology has a wide range of computing resources and laboratories available to support its educational and research missions. Students access this infrastructure through a number of laboratories.

List of Laboratories

  • Problem Solving Techniques in C Laboratory
  • Information Technology Essentials Laboratory
  • Data Structures and Algorithms Laboratory
  • Python Programming Laboratory
  • Database Technology Laboratory
  • Web Technology Laboratory
  • Artificial Intelligence Laboratory
  • Cloud Computing Laboratory
  • Big Data Analytics Laboratory
  • Mobile Application Development Laboratory

Faculty & Staff

S.NO NAME OF THE FACULTY DESIGNATION QUALIFICATION
1 Dr.S.Raju HOD / Professor Ph.D
2 Dr.S.Prema Associate Professor Ph.D
3 Dr.K.Radha Associate Professor Ph.D
4 Mrs.S.Latha Assistant Professor M.E
5 Mrs.S.Rajeshwari Assistant Professor M.E
6 Mrs.D.Sindhuja Assistant Professor M.E
7 Mr.V.Saravanakumar Assistant Professor M.E
8 Mrs.B.Bhuvaneshwari Assistant Professor M.Tech
9 Mr.N.Premkumar Assistant Professor M.E
10 Mr.M.Arul sankar Assistant Professor M.E
11 Mrs.R.Mekala Assistant Professor M.E
12 Ms.R.Manoja Assistant Professor M.E
13 Ms.N.Logeshwari Assistant Professor M.E
14 Mr.S.T.Lenin Assistant Professor M.E
15 Mr.Rajasekar.G Assistant Professor M.E
16 Mrs.E.Saranya Assistant Professor M.E
17 Mr.K.Venkatesan Assistant Professor M.E
18 Mrs.C.Anusuya Assistant Professor M.Tech
19 Mrs.C.Naveena   Assistant Professor M.E
20 Mrs.M.R.Nithya Assistant Professor M.E
21 Mrs.B.Indhumathi Assistant Professor M.E
22 Mr.P.Dhanarasan  Assistant Professor M.E
23 Mr. R. Prakash Assistant Professor M.Tech
24 Mrs.R.Priyadarshini Assistant Professor M.E

S.NO

Name of the faculty

No. of research publication

1

Dr.S.Raju

12

2

Dr.S.Prema

15

3

Dr.K.Radha

19

4

Mrs.S.Latha

3

5

Mrs.S.Rajeshwari

7

6

Mrs.D.Sindhuja

3

7

Mr.V.Saravanakumar

7

8

Mrs.B.Bhuvaneshwari

3

9

Mr.N.Premkumar

 

10

Mr.M.Arul sankar

2

11

Mrs.R.Mekala

3

12

Ms.R.Manoja

4

13

Ms.N.Logeshwari

4

14

Mr.S.T.Lenin

2

15

Mr.Rajasekar.G

 

16

Mrs.E.Saranya

 

17

Mr.K.Venkatesan

 

18

Mrs.C.Anusuya

 

19

Mrs.C.Naveena

 

20

Mrs.M.R.Nithya

 

21

Mrs.B.Indhumathi

 

22

Mr.P.Dhanarasan

 

23

Mr. R. Prakash

 

24

Mrs.R.Priyadarshini

 

S.No Name of the Supporting Staff Qualification
1 Mr.K.Sasikumar M.Sc
2 Mr.S.Murugavel B.E
  • The department was incepted in the year of 1999 with the initial intake of 30 and it was upgraded in the year of 2001 as 60 again intake was increased as 120 in the year of 2008.
  • The department was recognized by ISO, NAAC, and Autonomous since 2013onwards.
  • NPTEL Local Chapter is established for students and faculty members appearing for NPTEL courses online examinations. 
  • Faculty members have published 25 Technical Papers in the last three academic years 2018-19,2019-2020,2020-2021
  • For strengthening the students skills we are conducting the MAILS, MILES, Workshop, Seminar, Hands on Training, MToBs, MASTs, TASKs, Indel, Club activities.
  • Faculty members are Faculty Advisors of ISTE, CSI chapters.
  • Student members are student advisor of CSI and IEEE chapters.
  • All the students are undergoing skill development programmes like soft skills, communication skills, aptitude and logical reasoning, group discussions and technical interview skills.
  • To enhance their interdisciplinary knowledge among  the engineering department in the current environment, open elective is being provided to the students.
  • Intra college fest is organizing in our college in order  to showcase the students extra curricular activities to the others and academic achievers also encouraged.
  • TO develop the students technical skills, certification courses are recognized in curriculum and provide credits instead of their regular curriculum. We are practiced NPTEL examination under this category.
  • In order to develop the technical skills, separate training is given to interested students based on their interest in domain. Like java, C, Python etc.,
  • Our Students have undergone Internship in various Government / reputed Private Industries / Organizations
  • Regular meetings are held between mentor and mentee.
  • Students are allowed to approach the mentor for both academic and personal problems.
  • Personalized professional /career advice is given to the mentee.

Credentials

Credentials of the Department

  • Anna University rank holder produced – 09 members (Before Autonomous). After Autonomous every year, two/four students were received rank certificate based on the strength in concern academic batch.
  • Accredited by NAAC and Autonomous.
  • NPTEL certificates received by our students and staff members.
  • Four faculties of our department were awarded by Anna University Ph.D degree and 4 members were registered the research work under Anna University.
  • Two faculties were involved in Centre of Excellence – Artificial Intelligent.
  • We have counted number of prestigious alumnus working in National and International companies as well as central government agencies.

Centre of excellence

Artificial Intelligence and Machine Learning

The centers of excellence in machine learning are part of a global initiative of the company, called Intel AI Academy, which aims to provide training in Artificial Intelligence for students of Computer Courses (Science, Engineering and related) and development of artificial intelligence applications.

Short-Term Courses
S.NO

Name of the Short-Term Courses / Value-Added Courses

Number of students benefited

1.

Database Technology

45

2.

Computer Networking

50

CENTRE OF EXCELLENCE

Infosys Campus Connect Foundation

  • The initiative was aimed at deepening the industry-academia bonds and building a strong foundation for the future needs of both academia and the growing IT industry.
  • Certificate will be issued by the Infosys and Mahendra Engineering College to the students on their successful completion of the training.

ICT Academy Initiatives

  • ICT academy has evolved a framework for course development, faculty training and student training with focus in making the transmission of knowledge from the faculty to students highly effective with all the tools associated with the same.
  • Having awarded ICTAcademy Innovation and Best Practices academy award for the year 2016, in association with ICT Academy, various skill development training is organized.

Dell EMC2 Academic Alliance

  • EMC Education offers cost effective, flexible IT training and IT certification programs for professionals looking to expand their skills in fields like data science, storage administration, and big data analytics.
  • The Dell EMC2 Academic Alliance provides faculty with free courseware to educate students on infrastructure technologies for information storage, cloud and big data.

Short-Term Courses

Short-Term & Value-Added Courses organized in the last three academic years 2014-15, 2015-16, 2016-17

S.No Name of the Short-Term Courses /Value-Added Courses Number of students benefited
1 Mobile application Development Training Program 77
2 Visual Media Technology Training Program 50
3 Software Testing using selenium Tool  Training Program 60
4 Software Engineering Module Design-International Certification Training Program 65
5 DOT NET Training Program 55
6 Grid and cloud computing Training Program 72
7 C,C++,JAVA Training Program 35

Events

Seminars, Conferences & Workshops conducted through Professional Societies

Events organized in last three academic years:

S.No

Type of Events [Conference/ Seminar/ Workshop]

Professional Society

Date

Name of the Events

Name and Address of the Resource Persons

1.

MAILS

CSI

1.02.2019

Smart and Mobile Wearable Computing

Mr.A.Vasantha kumar, Process coach, AGS Health care, Tiruvanmiyur,Chennai-41

2.

Guest Lecture

CSI

8.02.2019

Software Product Design

Dr.B.Surendiran, Associate Dean(Academics) CSE,NIT Puducherry,Thiruvettakudy, Karaikal,Puducherry Email:surendiran@gmail.com

3.

Workshop

CSI

21.02.2019                     to 22.02.2019

Android App Development

1. Mr.Murali Selvaraj,
CEO & Founder,visual media technologies, Krishnagiri.
2. Mr.Khaleel Jageer ,
Mozilla firefox os & android apps developer, pudhucherry.
Email:murali@visualmediatech.com

4.

Seminar

CSI

5.03.2019

Machine Learning

Dr.P.Natesan,
Professor,Dept.of CSE,                                  Kongu Engg College,Erode.

5.

Guest Lecture

CSI

11.03.2019

Big Data Analytics

Er .A.T.Saravanan,
Technical Lead,                            Nokia networks pvt Ltd.

6.

MAILS

CSI

18.03.2019

Awareness on social Networks

Mr.YouvarajaSundararaman
Technology Architect, CTS,Chennai.

7

FDP

CSI

22.04.2019                     to 26.04.2019

Machine Learning

Mr. Baskar Kannian,                                                   AUM People Operations,
Python Developer,                                      Mobiveil communications, Chennai

8

Seminar        

CSI

15.07.2019

Big Data Analytics          with R

Mr.V.Sabarinathan,                                      Gateway Software Solution,                                               Technical Lead,Coimbatore.

9

Guest Lecture

CSI

13.08.2019

IoT to IoE: Future for Intelligent Society and Industry

Er.R.Ragunathan,                                    Senior Solution Integrator,             ERICSSON India Global Services Pvt Ltd, Chennai

10

MAILS     

CSI

09.08.2019

CyberSecurity

Er.R.Ragunathan,                                    Senior Solution Integrator,             ERICSSON India Global Services Pvt Ltd, Chennai

11

FDP

CSI

29.08.2019     to 31.09.2019

Machine Learning application using Smart Device Design

Mr.A.Athif shah,                                               Chairman & Managing Director,                                                     ABE Semiconductor Design,Chennai.

12

Guest Lecture

CSI

06.12.2019

Software Engineering

Dr.G.Rajesh,Assistant Professor/IT,                 Madras Institute of Technology,                Anna University,Chennai.

13

Seminar  

CSI

20.12.2020

AI for Better Future

Mr.A.Athif Shah,                                              Chairman and Managing Director,              ABE Semiconductor Designs,Chennai.

14

MAILS

CSI

20.01.2020

Empowering Young minds towards Excellence

Mrs. S.Shama Parvana, (2014 Passed out) , 
Manager in Zahras Collection,           Partnering with Affordable Leather boutique,   Entrepreneur as Mehandhi Artist,Salem.

15

Workshop

CSI

23.01.2020&                  24.01.2020

Basics of Web Development

1.Mr.L.Mugunthan,Software Engineer, DEVOPS,Black Board,INC,Chennai.                                                  2.Mr.S.RadhaKrishnan,                                       Software Engineering,
DCKAP,Chennai.

16

MILeS

CSI

30.01.2020

Embedded Systems and                       Chip Designing

Er.Vinoth Thiyagarajan,                              ASIC and PCB Design Techno Probe Asia Ltd,Singapore.

17

Workshop       

CSI

02.03.2020

Computer Networking

Mr.G.Balaji,                                    Technical Anayst,                                  Vision Corp Infotech,Madurai.

18

Guest Lecture

CSI

06.03.2020

Information Security

Dr.S.P.ShanthaRajah,Professor,                                                 School of Information Technology & Engineering,
VIT University,Vellore

19.

Webinar   

CSI

29.04.2020

Big Data Analytics 

Mrs.V.Naganandhini,                                                                                  Technical Expert,Free Lancer,                  Campus Connection,Chennai.

20.

Webinar 

CSI

09.05.2020

Machine Learningwith COVID'19

Mr.A.Athif shah,                                               Chairman & Managing Director,                                                     ABE Semiconductor Design,Chennai.

21

Webinar    

CSI

15.05.2020                     & 16.05.2020

Databases in Cloud and Data Science using Python

1.Er.Vilvamani Arumugam ,                 Production & Platform Engineering                Team Lead,Accenture Chennai           2.Mr.M.Sabarinathan,                                Technical Head & Corporate Trainer, Gateway Software Solutions,Coimbatore.

22

Faculty Development Programme

CSI

18.05.2020                     & 20.05.2020

Cloud Computing

Ms.P.Dhivya Lakshmi,                              Technical Expert,Free Lancer,                               Campus Connection,Chennai.

23

Webinar 

CSI

24.05.2020 

Chatbot using NLP

Er.Balachandar Kasilingam
( Alumni : 2008)                                                           Solution architect and consultant,    Excelacom Technologies Pvt Ltd.Chennai.

24

Workshop

CSI

25.05.2020                     & 31.05.2020

Machine Learning & Deep Learning

Mr.A.Athif shah,                                               Chairman & Managing Director,                                                     ABE Semiconductor Design,Chennai.

25

Webinar    

CSI

18.07.2020

Introduction to cyber security and its career options         

Er.Loganathan.T ( Alumni : 2006) Member Technical Staff, Acalvio Technologies, Bangalore.

26

Seminar

CSI

18.10.2021 

 IOT and its Applications

Dr.V. Berlin Bency,                               Associate Professor,                                 SENCE, VIT University,                          Chennai.

27

Webinar

CSI

05.06.2021

Programming Essential in IT Industry

Er.Baalaaji Manivannan,                                   Senior Data Analyst,                                            SagasIT Analytics Pvt.Ltd.,                         Bangalore

28

Webinar

CSI

29.10.2021 

Cyber Security- A Practical Overview

Dr.A.G.SreeDevi ,                                  Ass.Professor /CSE,                                          Amirta Vishwa Vidhyapeetam,                          Amirta University , Chennai Campus

 

29

 

Workshop 

CSI

27.09.2021              &             28.09.2021

Operating Systems

P . Dhivya lakshmi, B.E, M.E, (Ph. D)
Network Trainer,                                              Kaths enterprises pvt ltd (IIHT),                        Bangalore,Karnataka.   

30

Guest lecture

CSI

 25.09.2021 

Web Development Tools

Er.R.Kalaiyarasan                                   Technical Lead,                                                  IBM India Pvt Ltd,                                      Bangalore.                          

31

MILeS

CSI

1.11.2021

Networking Essentials

Er.S.Ajay kumar ,                                                    Virtual Infrastructure Manager,                             Wipro Software Solutions,                              Canada.

32

MAILS

CSI

31.08.2021

Software Testing Automation Tools

Er. Mrs.T.Vethanayage,
(2008-2012  Batch),                                    Software Development Engineer in Test,  IBM India Private Limited, Manapakkam,Chennai

33

MAILS

CSI

27.10.2021

An Ice Break on SAP & it's Technologies

Er. T.Sundarram,                                             (Batch: 2014 – 2018),                              Consultant – Sap Technical,                                 Kaar Technologies, Chennai. 

RESEARCH AND CONSULTANCY WORK

List of Faculty Members Pursuing Ph.D

S. No. Name of the faculty Specialization University
1 Prof.S.Raju Data mining Anna University
2 Mrs.K.Radha Image Processing Anna University
3 Mr.S.Ananth Wireless sensor networks Anna University

Faculty members to whom Ph.D.  Degree awarded during the last three academic years 2014-15, 2015-16 and 2016-2017

  • Dr.R.P.Ramkumar- Academic year 2014-15
  • Dr.S.Sivakumar- Academic year 2015-16
  • Dr.S.Prema- Academic year 2016-17

Mous

Memorandum of Understanding signed during last three academic years 2014-15, 2015-16 and 2016-2017

S.No. Name of organization Domain / Area of Activities Contribution Activities &
Outcome
1 Infosys Technical skills and soft skills Technical Training

Students are trained in Foundation Program designed by infosys to enhance the industry specific basic Knowledge.
Students are undergoing industry based elective courses to enhance the employability skills.

2 Oracle India Pvt Ltd Database Technical Training

Students and Faculty members are provided an opportunity to expertise in database concepts.

3 Sheffield Hallam University, Sheffiled, England, UK. Software  Engineering and design Thinking Technical Training

Students are trained in the field of  Software  Engineering  to meet the needs of industries

Contact

Department of Information Technology

Mahendra Engineering College (Autonomous),

Salem- Thiruchengode Highway, Mahendhirapuri,

Mallasamudram,

Namakkal-637503,

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