About The Department
Department of Networking and Communications under School of Computing intend to meet the expectations of the aspiring students and to add more value to the degrees offered. The Department ensures to provide quality and value-laden education for students in the traditional and contemporary areas of Cloud Computing, Computer Networks, Cyber Security, Information Technology and Internet of Things. The programs are introduced in partnership with reputed IT companies like Amazon Web services, K7 Security, Virtusa etc. The department consists of a medley of faculty members with industrial and academic experience. The Department’s keen focus is towards “networks”domain specific and specialization-based placement drives for its students. The department inculcates entrepreneurial skills in budding aspirants to pitch their innovative ideas through SRM Innovation and Incubation Center. Our International and alumni connect intrigue in bridging the gap between the trio: Academics-Industry -Research
To Nurture as globally recognisable department in imparting the students high quality education and providing high confidence, unique knowledge and research experience in the field of networking, cyber security, forensics, information technology, cognitive computing and internet of things.
List Of Programs Offered
B.Tech CSE with Specialization in
Integrated PG : M.Tech
B.Tech programmes with specialization provides graduates with the skills and knowledge to take on appropriate professional positions upon graduation. It also assists the graduates to attain leadership positions and successfully pursue post graduate studies and research in the field. Different core areas of Networking and Communications that are covered by our curriculum include programming, networking, web systems, information management and human computer interaction. The programmes are designed in such a way that the graduate develops a practical understanding of the technologies and acquires expertise for a successful career.
The various postgraduate programs offered by the department cover advanced topics of Networking and Communications courses leading to specializations in the areas of Information Security and Cyber Forensics, Database Systems, Internet of Things(IoT), Computer Networking and Cloud Computing. The courses are designed in such a way that the students are exposed to theoretical concepts complemented by related practical experiments. In order to provide more thrust to research, students are required to give a research seminar and carry out research projects on any related topics of their specialization. The exploration of various internship opportunities by the Department through its Corporate Advisory Board and industrial collaborations, for providing a better exposure to the students, is an added attraction to the students joining PG programs conducted by the department.
The vibrant faculty members of the department possess demonstrated expertise in many areas of Networking and Communications and flair for teaching different courses. The department consists of a medley of faculty members with industrial and academic experience. Faculty members are involved in carrying out collaborative research projects with leading industries and international universities. In addition to the above, the faculty members’ possess essential attributes of being a good mentor to students.
Research & Consultancy
Research in the department focuses on creating and evaluating innovative learning experiences, inspired by educational principles and technical progress. The key areas of research of the faculty members include semantic web, data mining, software reliability, wireless sensor networks, network security, big data analytics and cloud computing. Students are motivated to pursue multi-disciplinary research projects on long term basis jointly with other department students. Faculty members are provided with sabbatical to carry out their research work.
The department plays a pivotal role in academic collaboration with NEC-Japan, Society of Electronic Transactions and Security (SETS). The department also has academic pacts with EMC2 through academic alliance program. Dell, Microsoft, CISCO, TCS, Symantec, Mahindra Satyam, IBM and ORACLE are other corporate giants with which our department has collaborations for the benefit of students to carry out internships and project work.
The top recruiters of students of our department includes many top software companies like TCS, Wipro, HCL, SAP Labs, Tech Mahindra, Mahindra Satyam, IBM, Honeywell, HP, Capgemini, Payoda, Musigma, etc. Around 90% of our students get recruited in the top companies through campus recruitment.
Highlights of 2021
Nodal Centre for ISRO-IIRS, AICTE Internships initiated by Dr.L.Anand now Students and faculty members of SRMIST can apply for Internship and attend live & Interactive courses conducted by ISRO-IIRS and apply for more than 1,00,000/ internships which is offered by AICTE tie up with top notch companies. Exclusive Placement cell based on Department Specialization.