International Institute of Information Technology (IIIT-H), Hyderabad established in 1998, is an autonomous university. It was set up as a not-for-profit public private partnership (NPPP) and is the first IIIT to be set up in India. The Government of Andhra Pradesh lent support to the institute by grant of land and buildings. IIITH was awarded ‘A’ Grade by The Executive Committee of the National Assessment and Accreditation Council.
IIIT-H was set up as a research university focused on the core areas of Information Technology, such as Computer Science, Electronics and Communications, and their applications in other domains. The institute evolved strong research programmes in a host of areas, with computation or IT providing the connecting thread, and with an emphasis on the development of technology and applications, which can be transferred for use to industry and society. The Institute combines pioneering research with top class education.
Campus of IIIT-Hyderabad –
The IIIT H college campus is spread over 66 acres, located on the main Gachibowli road is well connected by bus.The institute campus is surrounded by many academic and research institutions like the Hyderabad Central University, Indian School of Business (ISB), TCS-CMC, Indian Immunologicals and Jawaharlal Nehru Institute of Development Banking (JNIDB), and are minutes away from the bustling HiTech City Center. The campus has been developed quite a bit since the institute was started in 1998. Presently the academic, administration & research labs are in four large 3-floor buildings.
Facilities at IIIT-Hyderabad –
- Computer Lab
- Dining Facilities
IIIT-Hyderabad Entrance Exam –
Postgraduate Entrance Examination (PGEE) is conducted by International Institute of Information Technology, Hyderabad for the admission to various post graduate programs.