Department of Information Technology

Duration : 4 Years (Full Time) | Intake : 60 
Message from Head of the Department
It is my immense pleasure and honour to welcome you all to the Department of Information Technology (IT) of Siliguri Institute of Technology (SIT), Siliguri, WB which is one of the oldest and premier institutions of North Bengal amongst the entire state. Information Technology engineering is an indispensable stream of study and to grow career in today’s data centric, internet driven and newer technology oriented world. We are committed to provide not only the technical education to our students but also the leadership qualities through which they can create employment, entrepreneurship and innovative ideas to others. SIT has been established with the legacy of more than 23 years of academic excellence of Techno India Group, as its founding pillar. The sole vision of SIT is to produce excellent industry ready manpower with Human values and Indian ethos. At our IT Department, which is a centre of excellence, technology, science, management and human values are taught side by side. Skill and knowledge relevant to real world problems are inseminated to produce dynamic, socially conscious, sensitive human beings. The Department focuses on holistic development of the students by a combination of both curricular and extracurricular activities. We believe that to develop a tender mind we need to go beyond class room teaching and we focuses on making our students fully industry ready.
In IT you will study and apply your knowledge in understanding what computers are, as how to program them, tools to write a program, the rules when converting the written program understandable by the computers, the interface between the computer and the user, the computer graphics, computer networking, managing the software database, software engineering and testing them efficiently and many more. The Department also places emphasis on all the important aspects of current industry oriented subjects such as High speed networks, Soft Computing, Algorithm Design, Network Security, Advance database systems, Theory of computation, Artificial intelligence, Cloud computing, Internet of Things, Cyber security etc. The Department also takes initiative to improve the soft skills, analytical capabilities and verbal communication of the students so that they can face the competition in the corporate world confidently.
The excellent and updated infrastructure, qualified and experienced teaching faculties and technical assistants of the best kind of the Department ensuring quality education such as interaction among students, parents and staffs, along with SIT’s strong Training and Placement Cell ensures a bright future to its students. The Department of IT is striving hard towards the goal of providing innovative and quality education with high standard to achieve academic excellence and provides platform for the students to achieve their career goals.
The Department has a team of highly experienced and motivated faculty members and TAs who are in the process of tuning the young minds to make them globally competitive. Innovative methods with ICT enabled teaching and learning process is adopted to achieve learning abilities through practice, exposure and motivation. Department has an excellent infrastructural and high end computing facilities to provide a conducive environment to promote academic and research excellence. Above all, the entire teaching fraternity of the Department of IT look forward to the holistic growth of the department and they aim at doing something extraordinarily remarkable in the academic arena of current IT industry.
I congratulate to the entire team of faculty members, TAs and the students for their brilliant and original efforts towards a successful career ahead. I wish all of them a bright and most promising future endeavour.
Mr. Debaditya Kundu
Head of the Department
Information Technology (IT)
SIT, Siliguri, WB
Facts and Figures
Duration: 4 Years B.Tech Degree Course under MAKAUT
Intake: 60
Number of Laboratories: 06
Student Clubs: 01, Computational Research Club (CRC)
Last Year placement Records (2022-2023):
46 placed among 57 students [2023 passout batch]
Departmental Coordinators:
Mr. Mithun Roy
Placement Coordinators:
Mr. Subrata De

Events Organized
  • Alumni meet cum interaction session,

  • Expert lecture,

  • Technical talks,

  • Club events,

  • Departmental seminars,

  • Webinars, IIC activities,

  • MAR activities,

  • NSS events,

  • Newsletter publication,

  • Virtual industrial tour.


Placement Partners
Name Logo
L & T
virtusa | POLARIS

Internship Details

  • Pentonix
  • Twilio
  • Informatica
  • CloudKaptan
  • Exavalu
  • Cerner
  • Thoughtworks
  • Tiger Analytics
  • Odessa Technologies
  • Dell Technologies
  • The department has latest technology based computer laboratories which include good computing facilities and in accordance with University syllabus as well as industry needs.
  • Each laboratory maintains adequate number of computers so that one:one support can be provided for the students.
  • The computers are installed with Linux/Windows operating systems and application software for conducting the official laboratory courses.
  • The laboratories also have a variety of other software that includes various programming languages, operating systems, networking, RDBMS, numerical computing and final year dissertation works.
  • All computers are connected with high-end network (both wired and wireless) and supported by high speed dedicated internet connectivity.
  • The Lab is equipped with air conditioning and On-Line UPS for uninterrupted functioning of Laboratory.



Vision To produce competent IT professionals who will contribute towards the advancement of engineering, science and technology for the benefit of society, industry and academia.   Mission To impart quality and value based education towards achieving excellence in teaching-learning and inculcate...

Read More
PROGRAM EDUCATIONAL OBJECTIVES (PEO) The Graduates of Information Technology will be able to: Work productively as IT Engineers, including supportive and leadership roles in multidisciplinary domain with ethical values. Solve real life problems as qualified professionals with a commitment towards...

Read More