Dr. Shraddha P. Phansalkar-
Ph. D. (Symbiosis International University, India), Associate Professor and Head, CS & IT department


Department of Computer Science and Engineering and Information Technology has state of the art labs, machines with high configuration and latest software required for teaching and research. The department endeavors to impart quality education to students in the areas of computer science and engineering and information technology. The programmes of the department includes B.Tech. degrees in Computer Science and Engineering with an intake of 180 and Information Technology with an intake of 60; and an M.Tech. Programme in Computer science and Engineering with an intake of 24. The department has very competent faculty to teach advanced topics of cloud computing, software quality, cyber security, artificial intelligence and so on. The faculty is actively engaged in research and publications.

Dr. Ashish Mahabal, Senior Research Scientist at the Astronomy Department of the California Institute of Technology (Caltech), in Pasadena, USA gave an engaging talk on "Applications of AI and Deep Learning"on 5th November 2019. Dr. Ashish is one of the initial members of the US National Virtual Observatory (NVO) and continues to be involved in the Technology Assessment and data-mining aspects of the Virtual Astronomy Observatory (VAO) into which NVO has evolved.

CS and IT department at SIT recently conducted a Google-led Cloud Study Jam on 28th August 2019 wherein the students were given hands on session to access Coursera and QwikLabs courses worth around 28K as part of the Google Career Readiness Program.

Guest Lecture on “Cyber Security” by Mr. Praful Meshram (Chief Information Security Officer, Hackedemist, Pune) on 17th January 2019.

Guest Lecture on “Machine Learning” by Dr. Mayuri Desai (Professor, Sarvajanik College of Engg. and Technology) on 8th Feb, 2019

One-day Workshop on “Software Testing Tools” by Mr. Sandeep Garud (Founder, SpurQLabs, Pune) on 16th Feb, 2019

Alumni Talk and Guest Lecture on "Blockchaining in Cloud" was conducted by our proud
2014-18 batch alumnus Mr. Shubham Londhe, Developer at Coindelta on 6th Feb, 2019

One-day workshop on “Cyber Security” by Mr. Sunny Vaghela (Founder & CEO, Techdefence Labs) on 5th Feb, 2019

Guest Lecture on “Role of an Engineer: A Social Approach” by Prof. M.T.Savaliya (HoD, CSE Dept, Vishwakarma Government Engineering College Chandkheda, Ahmedabad) on 23rd January, 2019

Guest Lecture on “Design Patterns: -GoF way” by Mr. Kaustubh Karandika (Director Prorigo Software, Pune) on 6th February, 2019

Guest Lecture on “Internet of Things: Hype vs Reality” by Dr R. Venkateswaran (Senior VP, Persistent, Pune) on 1st February, 2019