Established in 1999, as a center of excellence in Information Technology and allied areas. Institute was conferred the Deemed University status by Govt. of India in the year 2000.
With an enduring dedication to the pursuit of excellence, IIIT-A offers unparalleled students experiences across a broad spectrum of academic environment.
IIIT-A's administrative office deals with the diverse range of issues including human resource, financial activities, research administration and student affairs.
The range of research activities at IIIT-A is broad and deep. IIIT-A scholars conduct in research in variety of fields and seek to expand human knowledge through innovation and insight.
Our students have been selected on an all India basis and are the top 0.5% of the nation's talent pool. The students are mosaic of innovation, brilliance and sincerity with a zeal for making their mark in the world.
Living and learning are intimately interwined at IIIT-A. Extra-curricular programmes, organizations, performances, forums and athletics beckon students, faculty and staff as well as neighbours from the communities around us.
The IIIT-A central library has a repository of more than 58000 books concerning various disciplines of study such as Pure and Applied Sciences, Computer Science, Information Technology, Electronics and Communication Engineering, Information Security, Bio-informatics, and Management Studies. As a time, it can accommodate up to 100 students.
The e-media section of the library is equipped with 20 computer systems which are largely meant for facilitating e-reading. A collection of more than 2500 CDs as well as video cassettes equipped with drivers, tools and recorded lectures aim at enhancing the conceptual understanding of the students on various subjects. It also proves handy for students who are preparing for the placements.
The institute library has a rich collection of eBooks on various subject areas procured from renowned publishers. Also, the library subscribing a large number of online e-journals/databases and other publications such as IEEE, Emerald Insight, ACM, Springer, Elsevier-Science Direct, JCCC (Bibliographical database), Sage Publication, Economic & Political Weekly, ISID Database, JSTOR, Nature, Oxford University Press and Web of Science, wherein the publishers provide IP authenticated access to multiple user accessibility with full text and unlimited download facility.
The in-house developed automated library management system with its web portal provides the facility of accessing the information related to the availability and non availability of books for issuing and reserving them beforehand. The library also has subscribed more than 50 daily newspapers, magazines and newsletters etc. A dedicated team of library professionals ensure timely upkeep and smooth functioning and management of the library. The library opens 7 days a week and encourages the reading and academic endeavors of the students.(Link to online resources)