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About The Department

The department of Information of Technology existed from the very beginning, while Meghnad Saha Institute of Technology set out its journey for imparting quality engineering education. Since then, the department has evolved with different sort of changes to cope up with the changing requirements from IT industry. Being directed by the University Curriculum, department has spread its wing to impart modern technologies among the students. Currently, department is run by eight experienced & dynamic Faculties and six caring & seasoned Lab Instructors along with world class infrastructures and other facilities.
This is the place where future of computing lies. The department aims to be a centre of excellence in providing in-depth technical knowledge and research with state of the art laboratory infrastructure. The department’s main focus is to produce multitalented students to be employed in top MNCs/ Government Sector/Higher Education/Research & Development/Entrepreneurship from the very beginning and also make them capable to work in cross disciplinary platform.

Key Features :

  1. Highly experienced and dedicated Faculty Members
  2. State of the art Computing Facility
  3. Excellent track record of 90% and above placement every year
  4. Training with latest technologies beyond the curriculum to make the students Industry Ready
  5. Individual care
  6. Special care for weaker students
  7. Encouragement for research work
  8. Student teacher collaborative research work and publication of research papers in reputed journals/ conferences
  9. Special pre placement training
  10. Innovative project work

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Program Educational Objectives (PEOs)

  1. To provide opportunity for the students to widen their knowledge in mathematical, scientific, computing and basic engineering fundamentals necessary to formulate, analyze and solve hardware/software engineering problems and/or pursuing advanced study or research.
  2. To educate students with proficiency in core areas of Information Technology and related engineering so as to comprehend engineering trade-offs, analyze, design, and synthesize data and technical concepts to develop products and solutions for the real life problems.
  3. To train the students a sense of high professionalism, to work as a team player on multidisciplinary projects needed for a successful professional career and relate engineering issues to the society, global economy and emerging technologies.
  4. To provide our students exposure of the life-long learning process, to develop effective oral and written communication skills and apply their computing knowledge for writing ethical codes and guidelines, show leadership, entrepreneurship and exhibit good citizenship.

Program Outcomes (POs)

Engineering Graduates will be able to:

PO1Engineering Knowledge: Apply the knowledge of mathematics, science, engineering fundamentals, and an engineering specialization to the solution of complex engineering problems.

PO2 Problem Analysis: Identify, formulate, review research literature, and analyse complex engineering problems reaching substantiated conclusions using first principles of mathematics, natural sciences, and engineering sciences.

PO3 Design development of solutions: 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.

PO4 Conduct investigations of complex problems: 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.

PO5 Modern tool usage: Create, select, and apply appropriate techniques, resources, and modern engineering and IT tools including prediction and modelling to complex engineering activities with an understanding of the limitations.

PO6 The engineer and society: 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.

PO7 Environment and sustainability: Understand the impact of the professional engineering solutions in societal and environmental contexts, and demonstrate the knowledge of, and need for sustainable development.

PO8 Ethics:Apply ethical principles and commit to professional ethics and responsibilities and norms of the engineering practice.

PO9 Individual and team work: Function effectively as an individual, and as a member or leader in diverse teams, and in multidisciplinary settings.

PO10Communication: 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.

PO11Project management and finance: 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 multidisciplinary environments.

PO12Life-long learning : 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.

Program Specific Outcomes (PSOs)

The students will be able to

PSO1 Apply the skills of basic science, Discrete Mathematics, probability, principles of electrical and electronics, programming aptitude to develop the self-learning capabilities for the modeling and designing of computing systems in a way of solving complex engineering problems.

PSO2 Evaluate the solution framework of a complex engineering problem and algorithm by applying the tools and techniques related to computer science to identify the optimal solutions for enriching research & development.

PSO3 Strengthen the industry-institute partnership and socio-economic framework by enhancing the emerging areas of computer science & engineering for the growing needs of society.

Designation: Assistant Professor and HOD
Qualification: Pursuing Ph.D [Engg.] and  M.E in Information Technology 
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Welcome from Head of the Department

    Greetings from the Department of Information Technology, MSIT. It gives me immense pleasure for being associated with the department. The department is run with a motto of imparting world class Technology Education not only to provide a large pool of skilled technocrats for IT industry, rather also to contribute in the evolution of front-runner technologies worldwide. Within the departmental jurisdiction, it has always given full effort to create and maintain a positive vibe although, so that the students grow with confidence and can contribute towards development of the nation and society. We, at IT department is more concerned not to make our students, a group of bookworms, rather to nurture them so that they can lead the industry with their all-round abilities. I am thankful to the highly skilled and experienced group of Faculties and Lab Instructors who have made the journey of Department of Information Technology, a memorable one. I, along with all other teachers, sincerely wish very best of luck to all our past, present and potential future students for their stunning career.

B. Tech.

The department of Information Technology , abbreviated IT, is offering an undergraduate engineering degree program since the establishment of the university named 'West Bengal University of Technology' (now MAKAUT in the year 2001 with a view to offer quality higher education to numerous worthy young fellows as well as to meet the huge demand of highly qualified specialists in the field.

Intake : 60

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Faculty, Dept. of IT

Name : Subir Hazra
Designation: HoD & Assistant Professor
Qualification: PhD(Registered) , M.E in Information Technology  
Specialization : Data Mining, Machine Learning, Computational Biology.
Experience: About 20 years of teaching experience of which 13 years in the present institute.
Associations-& Achievements:
  1. Member of Most of the College level  Committee 
  2.  Member of All India Council for Competitive & Functional Programming Studies 
  3. Member of Subject Matter Expert Group (SMEG) of " Nikhil Bharat Council for Massive open Online Course"
  4. Member of Applied Information Technology Development Association
No. of Publications: 1. Scopus Indexed Journal:3
2. Book Chapter (Scopus Indexed) :1
3. International Conference :1
Name : Sanjoy Roy
Designation: Assistant Professor
Qualification: M.Tech. in Software Engineering.
Specialization : Image Processing, Wireless sensor Networks, Algorithms.
Experience: 17 years
Associations-& Achievements:
  1. Central MAR Committee - Coordinator
  2. Central Examination Committee -Member
  3. Central Routine Committee - Member
  4. Central Infrastructure development committee-Member
  5. Central Anti ragging squad - Member
No. of Publications: International Conference: 6
International Journal :2
Book Chapter : 1
Designation: Assistant Professor
Qualification: Ph.D. (persuing) in Computer Science
Specialization : Image Processing and Pattern Recognition
Experience: 16 Years.
Associations-& Achievements:
  1. Anti Ragging Committee- Convenor
  2. NBA committee- Member
  3. Students Club Affairs Coordination Committee - Member
  4. Student mentoring Coordination committee- Member
  5. Disciplinary committee –Member
  6. Departmental seminar and workshop committee- Coordinator
  7. Associate Member in Computer Society of India
No. of Publications:
  1. SCI journal: 1
  2. International Journal: 2
  3. International Conference: 4
Name : Indrajit Das
Designation: Assistant Professor
Qualification: M.E in Information Technology , Chartered Engineer (India)
Specialization : IoT, Cryptography, Machine Learning
Experience: 15 Years.
Associations-& Achievements:
  1. Website and Social media committee- Coordinator
  2. Institute Innovation Council (IIC)- Social Media Coordinator
  3. Training and Placement Coordination Committee - Member
  4. Technical Program coordination committee - Member
  5. Student club affair coordination committee - Member
  6. Institutional Professional Membership coordination committee - Member
  7. AMIE (India)
  8. SIH 2022 Grand Finalist
  9. 2nd Runner’s up in Bengalathon - 2018 in Fintech Domain Organized by Department of Information Technology and Electronics, Government of West Bengal.
  10. Finalist of Bengalathon - 2019 Organized by Department of Information Technology and Electronics, Government of West Bengal.
No. of Publications:
International Conference and journal : 38
  1. ESCI Journal : 1 
  2. International Journal :13
  3. Book Chapter:2
  4. International Conference: 21
  5. Patent Accepted:1
  6. Patent Filed:1
Name :  Arijit Sil
Designation: Assistant Professor
Qualification: M. Tech from NITTTR, Kolkata
Specialization : Fault Tolerant Architecture, Distributed Computing
Experience: 13 Years.
Associations-& Achievements:
  1. Institute NAAC committee-Member
  2. InstituteERP-LMS committee- Member
No. of Publications: International Journal: 1
International Conference: 6
Name : Surajit Das
Designation: Assistant Professor
Qualification: M.Tech from Jadavpur University
Specialization : Data Science,Vision Intelligence, Image Processing
Experience: 5 years.
Associations-& Achievements:
  1. Central LMS Committee - Convenor
  2. Central MOOC Committee - Convenor
  3. Institute Innovation Cell - Member
  4. Website & Social Media Committee - Member
  5. Institute ERP-LMS Committee - Member
No. of Publications: International Journal :2
Name :  Nizamuddin Laskar
Designation: Assistant Professor
Qualification: M.Tech. in Computer Science from ISI,Kolkata.
Specialization : Signal Processing,Image Processing ,Machine Learning and Computer Vision
Experience: 14 years
Associations-& Achievements:
  1. Member of Library Committee
  2. Member of Institute Innovation Council
No. of Publications: International Conference: 3
Qualification: M.Tech in Information Technology
Experience: 14 years of teaching experience
Associations-& Achievements: 2 International Papers in Wireless Communication and Soft Computing, Working on Project of Soft Computing and Wireless Communication, Attended Workshop Organised by IIT members,Member of Central Examination Committee.
Qualification: M.Tech in Computer Science and Engineering, BIT -Mesra
Experience: 12 years of teaching experience
Associations-& Achievements: Project done on wireless sensor networking.
Qualification: M.Tech in Information Technology, from DOEACC society (C-Level)
Experience: 16 years of teaching experience in MSIT, 3 years in BE College
Associations-& Achievements: Persuing Project with Dr. D.Dutta, Drona Award Winner from IBM.
Qualification: M.Tech in Information Technology, Indian Institute of Engineering Science and Technology
Experience: 15 years of teaching experience
Associations-& Achievements: Project on "Routing Algorithm for fault tolerance on 2D NOC","Sun Certified Java Professional", Workshop on Network Security.
Qualification: M.Tech in Information Technology, Indian Institute of Engineering Science and Technology
Experience: 11 years of teaching experience
Associations-& Achievements: Attended Workshop in Indian Statistical Institute on cyber security.
Qualification: M.Tech in Computer Science and Engineering, BIT -Mesra
Experience: 9 years of teaching experience
Associations-& Achievements: Attended Workshop organized by IIT.
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    The Institution of Engineers (India) is the national organization for Engineers in India. It was founded in 1920 in Madras. At that time Sir Thomas R.J. Ward was the founding President.IE (I) has over 0.5 million members from 15 engineering disciplines in 99 centers or chapters in India and overseas. It is the largest multi-disciplinary engineering professional society.This institute involves in various student activities.

Meghnad Saha Institute of Technology, Kolkata, established in the year 2001, is an Institute under the vision of Techno India Group, one of the largest knowledge management groups in the eastern part of the country. Over the journey of last 17 years, the Institute has established itself as a hub of academic excellence among private engineering colleges of Eastern India. The Institute is approved by All India Council of Technical Education and affiliated to Maulana Abul Kalam Azad University of Technology, West Bengal, formerly known as WBUT. The institute runs B.Tech curriculum in the 6(six) branches of CSE, IT, ME, ECE, EE and CE and M.Tech courses in CSE, ECE and Geo-Technical Engineering. The institute also supports a lot of ‘beyond the curriculum initiatives’ to promote entrepreneurship, innovation, techno-cultural skills, sports and games to groom their personality and improve their employability.

The main goal of this initiative is to provide a wonderful opportunity for students to broaden their knowledge of computing, advance engineering principles and to interact with other students and Professors who have an interest in computing.

Department of Information Technology has Student Chapter Reg. Number : 700150/MSIT/IT

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List of Publications, Dept. of IT


  1. Indrasom Gangopadhyay, Anulekha Chatterjee, Indrajit Das, “Face Detection and Expression Recognition Using Haar Cascade Classifier and Fisherface Algorithm”, Second International Symposium on Signal and Image Processing (ISSIP – 2018), Nov 21 – 22, 2018, Published in Springer Nature - Advances in Intelligent Systems and Computing (AISC).

  2. "Puja Ghosal ,Debanjan Das, Indrajit Das, “Extensive Survey on Cloud-based IoT-Healthcare and Security using Machine Learning”, Fourth International Conference on Research in Computational Intelligence and Communication Networks (ICRCICN 2018), Nov 22-23, 2018."

  3. Shalini Singh,Indrajit Das,Md Golam Mohiuddin, Amogh Banerjee, Sonali Gupta, “ Design and Implementation of Gabor Filter and SVM based Authentication system using Machine Learning” , 3rd International Conference on Devices for Integrated Circuit (DevIC 2019), March 23 -24, 2019, Organised by IEEE Kalyali Govt. Engg. College Student Chapter in association with Dept. of ECE, KGEC.

  4. "Indrajit Das, Shalini Singh, Shubham Tiwary, “Faster Remedial for Medical Victims Rescue Vehicle (Emergency Ambulance Drone)” in International Journal of Latest Trends in Engineering and Technology, Volume 13, Issue 2, April, 2019."

  5. "Puja Ghosal, Shalini Singh ,Debanjan Das,Md Golam Mohiuddin,Swati Pandit , Indrajit Das , “Ambulance Drone Using Raspberry Pi 3 in Emergency Healthcare”, in Tech – Intellect organized by IEEE Electron Device Kolkata Conference (IEEE EDKON), 2018, Nov 24 -25."

  6. Shalini Singh,Anulekha Chatterjee ,Amogh Banerjee,Puja Ghosal,Indrasom Gangopadhyay,Indrajit Das, “Facial Expression Detection and Recognition Haar Cascade Classifier and Fisherface Algorithm”, in Tech – Intellect organized by IEEE Electron Device Kolkata Conference (IEEE EDKON), 2018, Nov 24 -25.

  7. Shalini Singh, Md Golam Mohiuddin,Swati Pandit,Amogh Banerjee ,Indrasom Gangopadhyay , Indrajit Das, “Face Detection and Recognition by Haar Cascade Classifier, Eigen Face and LBP Histogram”, in Tech – Intellect organized by IEEE Electron Device Kolkata Conference (IEEE EDKON), 2018, Nov 24 -25.


  1. Indrajit Das, Avirup Chowdhury and Avipsa Roy Chowdhury, “A Comparative Performance Analysis of Steganography Schemes: SLSBS, VLSBS and MSB – LSB”, International Journal of Latest Trends in Engineering and Technology, Vol. 9, Issue:3, pp.233 -240, Jan,2018.

  2. Indrajit Das, Avirup Chowdhury and Avipsa Roy Chowdhury, "An Extensive Survey on Brain Tumor Detection (Segmentation,Feature Enhancement and Classification) on MRI Scans", International Journal of Innovations in Engineering and Technology, Vol.9 Issue:4, March:2018.

  3. Avirup Chowdhury ,Avipsa Roy Chowdhury, Indrajit Das and Arnab Halder," Detection and Classification of Brain Tumor Uging ML" International Journal of Advanced Research in Computer Science, Vol.9, No. 2, March - April,2018.

  4. Indrasom Gangopadhyay,Anulekha Chatterjee and Indrajit Das, "Face Detection and Recognition using Haar Classifier and LBP Histogram", International Journal of Advanced Research in Computer Science, Vol.9, No. 2, March - April,2018.

  5. Puja Ghosal, Debanjan Das and Indrajit Das, " A Thorough Survey on Security Issues of Iris Biometrics and open research challenges", International Journal of Latest Trends in Engineering and Technology , Vol.10, Issue.2, April 2018.

  6. Vijeta Shrivastava, Pushpanjali, Samreen Fatima, Indrajit Das, " Plant leaf diseases detection and classification using machine learning", International Journal of Latest Trends in Engineering and Technology , Vol.10, Issue.2, April 2018.

  7. Sanjoy Roy and S. Biswas, " A novel trust evaluation model based on data freshness in WBAN", International Ethical Hacking Conference (eHaCON), 2018. 

  8. Subir Hazra, Samir Kumar Sett et al. " Identifying Cancer Mediating Biomarkers using partition based Indexing Algorithm(PIA) - A study on Lung Adenocarcinoma", Vol -6, Issue 1, IJIACS, January, 2017, pp : 118 -124.

  9. NiveditaNeogi, A. Adhikari and M. Roy, "Fatty Liver Identification with Novel Anisotropy Features Selected by PSO", International Conference on Machine Vision and Applications (ICMVA 2018),Singapore, April 23-25, 2018.

  10. Kumar Gourab Mallik & Dr. Sutirtha Kr. Guha "Regulated Computer Coding Method :An Eco-friendly Approach" 4th International Conference on Harmony Research ,Soft Computing and Applications at BML Munjal University, Gurugram, Haryana ,India, Feb 03-06, 2018.

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