M.Tech Information Technology is a two-year post graduate program structured to prepare students for careers in data science, artificial intelligence, machine learning, internet of things and other IT-related happening technologies. It provides an opportunity for the students to work with the best of faculty on current research topics in state-of-the-art research laboratories and publish their work in reputed journals including IEEE transactions, with a uncommon freedom in a one-of-its-kind ambiance of SSN
Earned Ph.D. from IIT-H Now, Senior Systems Research Engineer at Qualcomm Research, San Diego, California, USA.
SSN gave me an opportunity to learn. I was amazed and inspired by the technical depth of the faculty members which I hadn’t experienced before which gave me motivation to study things in detail and to analyse.
Earned PhD from IIT-M
Now, Post-doctoral Research Fellow University of California San Diego, USA.
SSN taught me the multi-faceted nuances of life. Inspired by our professors, especially the Digital Speech Signal Processing class helped me pursue Ph.D. in Speech Processing at IIT Madras, which was once only a dream for me.
CRM Executive, Freshworks
SSN has helped me to be in this position now. The friendly atmosphere, the professors, research centre, all time access to the libraries and laboratories encouraged us to bring in ideas and helped us to sharpen our skills and move towards shaping our profile
Manager, State Bank of India Madurai Branch
Some of the companies that our M.Tech IT alumni are working in India and abroad include Intel, Infosys, Aricent, Alcatel Lucent, Gravity Payments, CTS, TCS and Wipro.
Engineer in Indian Railway Service
Many alumni are working as faculty members in various engineering colleges across Tamil Nadu, including SSN and SRM University.
Senior Developer at Cognizant
SSN was a dream come true. After getting into college I got a good exposure and I was groomed technically well by my professor.
Prof. Dr. T. Nagarajan, HoD (IT) has received Chief Minister’s Tamil Computing Award with a cash prize of Rs.1,00,000/-, a Gold Medal and a Citation from the Chief Minister of Tamil Nadu, Mr. Edappadi K. Palaniswami for developing speech technology software tools in Tamil.
Dr. T. Shree Sharmila received “IEEE Outstanding Branch Counsellor & Branch Chapter Advisor Award 2019”, “IEEE Regional Exemplary Student Branch Award”.
Projects and Collaborations:
The faculty are active in research, and have received a cumulative research grant of 197.669 Lakhs from various organizations such as MIETY, DST and DRDO. The department faculty as well as students also work on various projects with the research seed fund grant they receive from the SSN management, which is about 10 Lakhs every year.
Faculty, with students, publish more than 50 research papers every year in well refereed journals and conferences, including IEEE transactions. More than 80% of the publications are indexed by Web of Science (Thompson Reuters) and Scopus