Introduction to Information Technology Course:

Information Technology is a science where you apply computer programs to solve business processes. Information technology Engineer studies the use of systems for storing, retrieving and sending information. Humans have been storing, retrieving, manipulating and communicating information since the Sumerians in Mesopotamia developed writing in about 3000 BC but the term information technology in its modern sense first appeared in a 1958 article published in the Harvard Business Review.


In order to pursue engineering course in IT you need to have passion towards how various systems work, how to communicate with them and how to apply complex algorithms to solve the problem. Information Technology is a very interesting field where you design, administration and support of computer and telecommunications systems.


You need to qualify class XII exam so that you can pursue B.E (Bachelor in Engineering)/ B.Tech (Bachelor in Technology) in Information Technology course then can opt for Master’s degree. You can also opt for diploma course in this stream but still you need to complete graduation for it to have a better knowledge on things.

Colleges and Institutes offering Information Technology Courses in India:

These are the top colleges in India which provide a deep insight about Information Technology course and how to achieve perfection in them:

  • Indian Institute of Technology, (IIT Bombay)
  • Indian Institute of Technology, Delhi (IITD)
  • Indian Institute of Technology, (IIT Madras)
  • Indian Institute of Technology, Kanpur(IITK)
  • Indian Institute of Technology, (IIT Kharagpur)
  • Birla Institute of Technology and Science, BITS-Pilani
  • Indian Institute of Technology, Roorke (IITR)
  • Indian Institute of Technology,Guwahati (IITG)
  • Delhi Technological University, DTU
  • Indian Institute of Technology, BHU-Varanasi

Career Prospects

Future in India:

Private companies like TCS, Infosys, HCL, Wipro, Techmahindra hire a lot of people every year. Even a lot of Public sector units like DRDO , ECIL – Electronics Corporation of India Limited, CBI – Central Bureau of Investigation, IB – Intelligence Bureau, NIA – National Investigation Agency, CDAC- Center for Development of Advance Computing , NPCC – National Projects Construction Corporation Limited , BHEL – Bharat Electronics Limited, SAIL – Steel Authority of India Limited and NIC – National Informatics Center do hiring on a mass scale.

Future Abroad:

Tech gaints like Apple, Microsoft, Google, Facebook, Amazon, IBM, Oracle intake thousands of people every year. Fields like Application development, Animation and graphic design, Software Testing, Cyber-security and Product design have a lot of demand.

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