Knowledge gathering, dissemination and discovery are the prime moto of our institute. As part of outreach, the expertise of our faculty is best utilized through summer internships, faculty development programmes, workshops, conferences and certificate programmes. Some of the programmes organized in the past and currently running are

Internship: Research Internship in Computer Science (RISC)

The department organized summer research internship in computer science in June 2013, 2014, 2015. The faculty associated with the department guided interns from various institutions that include IITs/NITs/BITS/VIT/SASTRA and self-financing colleges. The department guided over 200 interns in three years.

If you are a prospective intern wishes to work in any of the research areas for three to six months, you may contact the respective faculty by email.

Workshops Organized

  • Small Satellite Developer Workshop, July 2013
  • A Five Day Workshop on High Performance VLSI Architectures for Digital Signal Processing, May 2018
  • A Five Day Workshop on Research Challenges and Opportunities in Network System Design, May 2018
  • A Five Day Workshop on High Performance Packet Processing Algorithms and Architectures, May 2018
  • A Ten Day Faculty Development Programme on Information Security, May 2018
  • A Five Day Workshop on Digital Image Processing, June 2018

Awards and Recognitions

Students of IIITDM actively participate in extra curricular activities and represent the institute in various events organized by other centrally funded institutes and scientific bodies.

Event Student Member(s)Awards/Recognitions
ACM-ICPC 2014Sakthi vel, Siddharth Agarwal, SaikumarThird in Chennai Region
ACM-ICPC 2017Aneesh, Vikas, SaiyashovardhanSecond in Chennai Region
ACM-ICPC 2017Vignesh Sairaj, Vijayaraghavan, SreerajCleared Chennai Region and Participated in Regionals
Google KickstartAneesh D H (COE16) Placed in the 13th Rank in India and 49th Overall
ABACUS, CEG Aneesh DH, M.A. Sankar, Vikas Venkatraman Secured 2nd place
ACM ICPC Chennai Provincial Programming Contest Aneesh D H , Vikas Venkatraman and Yashovardhan Won 3rd place

Youth Exchange Programme

Student Member(s)Country Visited
Vignesh Sairaj Maldives
Yash MehtaMaldives
Eshan Dash Maldives
Sangamalika RJapan
Vijaya Sri LJapan

Summer Internships

To enrich technical aptitude and to develop application-oriented thiking, the curriculum of both B.Tech and DD programmes expect the students to spend their summer constructively in industry/academia/research labs. Our students have done exceptionally well in summer internships and many have received pre-placement offer from leading software corporates. A few of our students have received international internship offers as well.

  • Ramesh Krishnan, summer internship at MPI, Germany, 2013
  • Anand Vijayaraghavan, summer internship at MPI, Germany, 2013
  • Vijay Sri L, summer internship at TU, Germany, 2016
  • Yash Mehta, summer internship at RMIT Australia, 2017
  • Pranave S, internship at NTU Singapore, 2018
  • Eashan Dash, internship at Singapore, 2018

Majority of our students take up research projects during summer at IITs/IISc/TIFR/IMSc.