M.Tech - Computer Network Engineering

The Department of Information Science and Engineering introduced a PG program in Computer Network Engineering with an intake of 18 students in the year 2012. The Program is approved by AICTE and Government of Karnataka and is affiliated to Visvesvaraya Technological University (VTU), Karnataka. Computer Networks and Engineering is a very important field in our digital and networked world. There is growing demand for professionals with knowledge of and experience in communication networks, related standards and trends, network protocols and network security.

As a autonomous program, the curriculum has been revised by keeping in view the industry requirements and involving the experts from Industry in BOS and Academic Council. The following Boards/Councils/Committees have been formed to design the outcome based curriculum:


To be eligible candidates should have BE / B.Tech /AMIE in Computer Science / Information Science / Electronics & Communication Engineering / Telecommunication Engineering / Electrical & Electronics Engineering degrees and should have secured not less than 50% marks in aggregate. Candidates who are in the SC/ST/Group 1 students should have secured not less than 45% marks in aggregate. Admissions are done through central counseling on the basis of merit in PGCET or GATE. A few seats are also available under sponsored and Management quota. GATE qualified candidates are eligible for scholarship through AICTE.

Facility & Infrastructure

The Department has 26 dedicated faculty members many of whom have PhDs. A dedicated Research laboratory “Advance Computing Lab” with High Performance (HPC) Servers and Workstations are available over Wired/Wi-Fi on a 24x7 basis for PG students and PhD registrants. In addition department has “Center for smart Things” which will support for research in the area of Internet of Things.

Areas of Research

Students have opportunities to participate in projects related to, but not limited to Cloud computing, Parallel computing, Grid computing, Internet of Things, Wireless sensor networks, Mobile Ad Hoc networks and Distributed computing.

Ongoing Projects

Students undergoing Internship programs/projects in reputed organizations viz


Number of students underwent Internship Programme/Academic Projects




Philips, KPIT, Unisys



Sanovi Technologies, 5 barz India Pvt. Ltd., Thinksoft Pvt. Ltd.,



CDAC, KSCST, CAIR, ISTRACK, CSIR, Tech Chefs Software Private Limited, Tech Arrosoft Solutions India Private Limited, Pyrumas Software Private Limited, CSIR-4PI, The Media ANT.



IISc (Bangalore), CDAC, Software AG, NAL



IISc (Bangalore), HP, CDAC,