Diploma in Information Science and Technology

This is an interdisciplinary science primarily concerned with the collection, classification, manipulation, storage, retrieval and dissemination of information. Information Science and Technology studies the application and usage of knowledge in organisations, and the interaction with people, various organisations and information systems.

The Information Technology encompasses IT professionals performing a variety of duties that range from installing applications to designing complex computer networks and information databases.

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Eligibility

Minimum qualification for admission is a pass in SSLC/10th Std/Equivalent examinations with 35% marks in Science and Mathematics subjects. Students having educational qualifications other than Karnataka State Board have to apply for Eligibility Certificate from the Directorate of Technical Education (D.T.E), Government of Karnataka, Bangalore. (EC can be applied for via the Academy) Students belonging to SC/ST categories should produce original documents in proof as per Government of Karnataka notifications issued from time to time. Physical fitness certificate is required.

Admission Procedure

1. Application for admission to the diploma course should be made in the prescribed form available along with the prospectus.

2. Students as well as their guardians/parents are advised to study the prospectus carefully before registering their names. Students should also ensure that they complete the course to which they are admitted and requests for discontinuing the course will not be entertained under any circumstances without payment of fees for the full three years.

3. The candidates seeking admission to a course should enclose the following along with their application.

a) A registration fee of Rs. 2000/- (non-refundable) by demand draft in favour of Hindustan Electronics Academy, payable at Bangalore.

b) Original certificates, TC, mark sheet of the Qualifying examination. Also attach five copies of these.

c) 5years study certificate with B.E.O signature for Karnataka Students.

4 . Incomplete applications and applications not accompanied by prescribed fees will be summarily rejected.

5. Application can be submitted in person at the office along with the registration fees between 0900 Hrs. and 1700 Hrs. on any working day.

Scope for higher studies

A Student finishing his/her diploma can appear for selection for lateral entry into B.Tech/B.E Second year directly. The greater benefit from this scheme is that a student would be studying almost all same subjects of diploma course with higher syllabus content. Hence, he/she will be definitely in a better position to do very well as compared to a direct B.Tech/B.E entry after +2/PUC.

Job Opportunities

With the globalization of the Indian economy, vast opportunities have been thrown open for the computer software and hardware industry. Software being one of the largest growing sectors of the Indian economy, the Department of Information Science Technology &Engineering focuses in guiding the students to learn how information and computing system supports business, research and communication needs. Needless to say, this is the most sought after area in the rewarding career scenario.

If you have any further doubts, please feel free to contact our admission desk in-charge Mr. BabuVarghese(+91) 9901912563 and Mr. Benil Benjamin (+91) 9740037853