Department of Information Technology

Central Institute of Technology, Kokrajhar

About the Department

Looking into the growing demand of IT professionals in various fields, Central Institute of Technology(CIT), kokrajhar has started B.Tech course in Information Technology(IT) from 2011-12 with an intake of 60 students. Emphasis of B.Tech. in Information Technology is to equip students with the fundamental concepts and tools related to Information Technology.

This course is designed in such a way to provide foundation of the basics subjects like software development, networking, computer architecture and design, programming, operating systems, multimedia and graphics, data communication, data mining etc. Specialized knowledge on the analysis and design of information systems, information security, mobile communication, artificial intelligence, soft computing, expert systems, web engineering is imparted. In addition, there are various electives related to emerging Information Technology areas such as neural networks, cloud computing, real time embedded system , IT in forensic science etc.

Further, industrial trainings form an important component of Information Technology curriculum providing sufficient understanding and technical mastery to the students and make them aware of working culture of industry.


IT Department offers B.Tech Programme in Information Technology.

B.Tech Programme

The Department of Information Technology was established in the year 2011 offering 4 year B.Tech Degree program in Information Technology with an annual intake of 66 students (45 Direct entries +15 Vertical + 06 Lateral entries affiliated to Gauhati University.

The department is equipped with excellent infrastructure. The laboratories are information security lab, network lab, multimedia lab, software lab, and hardware lab etc.

Programming Laboratory

44 nos. of Hp Compaq 2800 elite Desktop machines with the specifications as Intel i5 Processor, Windows 7 Professional 32 bit Operating system with 2GB Memory and 500GB storage.


  • Oracle Database 11g Express edition

  • JDK7

  • CISCO packet tracer ver 5.3.3

  • Secure Shell (SSH)

  • Redhat Linux

  • i-security simulator

  • Visual studio 12

  • Adobe CS6

  • LAN-trainer simulator

  • IBM Rational Rose

  • NetSim

  • IBM DB2, IBM AIX etc

  • Computer Networks and Information Security Laboratory

    The Computer Networks and Information Security Laboratory is equipped by the following Instruments: 4 Nos. of LAN-T (Lan Trainer kit), 30 Nos. of Hp Compaq 2800 elite desktop comput-ers, 1 Nos. of I-Security (Information Security) kit.