The objective of the Department of Information Management and Emerging Engineering is to conduct long term and short term programmes in the emerging areas of engineering like Internet of Things, Cyber Security, Data Analysis, Artificial Intelligence, Robotics, Intelligent Systems etc., which involve multidisciplinary approach. In addition, the Department also undertakes activities related to Instructional Material Development, R&D, Extension Services and Consultancy in these areas. The Department is equipped with Laboratories in the areas of Advanced Cyber Security, Artificial Intelligence and Internet of Things. The department also has the function of both External as well as Internal coordination activities. The external coordination includes liaisoning with the client system/stakeholders and internal coordination includes the academic coordination of the institute programmes and activities.
The department faculty completed three sponsored research projects funded by Ministry of Electronics and Information Technology and AICTE, New Delhi
Under these projects the team members development many Lab Manuals and videos on open source cyber security tools and on internet of things those videos are uploaded in Youtube.com. Also faculty published many research papers in SCI journals.
Department faculty also organized many consultancy programmes for Uttarakhand Workforce Development Programme for principals and faculty of ITIs. The department also established AR/VR laboratory for improvement in quality in teaching learning process where the instructional materials will be developed with AR/VR. Hon. Minister of Education Sh. Dharmeder Pradhanji inaugurated this laboratory on 7th September, 2021 during Institute day celebration.