IIIT Naya Raipur

International Institute of Information Technology



IIIT-NR currently offers the following academic programmes:

POSTGRADUATE Integrated B.Tech.- M.Tech. (ECE) 5 Years
POSTGRADUATE Integrated B.Tech.- M.Tech. (CSE) 5 Years

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The curriculum has been designed in such a manner that it focuses on encouraging skill building, innovation and entrepreneurship among students. After 2 years i.e. from 5th semester, all the students of IIITNR will undertake interdisciplinary research and industrial projects under the supervision of faculty or industry..

English as a Foreign Language

Given the academic and sociocultural mix of students, IIIT-NR is instituting an English-as-a-Foreign-Language program for all its students. The program is a 3-week full-day, compulsory & non-credit course for all new entrants . The aim of the program is to enhance the capabilities of all students in English as the medium of instruction, communication, interaction and as a part of daily life on the campus.


B. Tech. Curriculum for CSE and ECE

The 8-semester (4yr) program is split as follows:

  • 3 semesters (1.5yrs) of fixed curriculum for all programs viz. CSE, ECE
  • 2 semesters (1yr) of electives
  • 3 semesters (1.5yrs) of theme-based coursework

Structure of the Program

To enable 360-degree education, the courses defined comprises various elements which not only impart necessary technology skills and entrepreneurship skills but also guide the students into becoming a true professional for the connected world. The offered courses are classified under the following heads :

1. Base Core (BC) 5. Business & Management (BM)
2. Professional Core (PC) 6. Themes (TH)
3. Professional Electives (PE) 7. Product Design Project (PDP)
4. Humanities & Social Sciences (HSS) 8. Others (OTH)

The following table provides details of the courses under each head to be undertaken during the 4yr period for completion of requirements for the Bachelor's in Computer Science & Engineering (B. Tech. CSE) degree:

Head Courses in 1stSem + 2ndSem + 3rdSem + Remainder
Base Core (BC) 6 + 5 + 2 + 0
Professional Core (PC) 0 + 1 + 3 + 3
Professional Electives (PE) 0 + 0 + 0 + 4
Humanities & Social Sciences (HSS) 0 + 1 + 0 + 3
Business & Management (BM) 0 + 0 + 0 + 2
Themes (TH) 0 + 0 + 0 + 8
Product Design Project (PDP) 0 + 0 + 0 + 3
Others (OTH) 0 + 0 + 0 + 2
Total 6 + 7 + 5 + 25

Common Curriculum for First Three Semesters

Based on the above, the following is the curriculum for the first 3 semesters. The curriculum for the rest of the program to be detailed later:

1st Semester 2nd Semester 3rd Semester
Mathematics I (BC) Mathematics II (BC) Computer Organization (PC)
Programming Languages (BC) Electronic Devices & Circuits (BC) Introduction to Engineering (BC)
Digital Design (BC) Data Structures and Algorithms (BC) Algorithms (PC)
Physics (BC) Discrete Mathematics (PC) Automata Theory (PC)
Business Law (BC) Principles of Management and Economics (BC) IP Law & IT Law (BC)
Professional Communication (BC) Programming Lab in C++ (BC) One HSS Course

Product Design Project

Along with the required coursework, all B. Tech. students will have to undertake at least one Product Design Project (PDP). This is project work equivalent to 3 courses, spread over 1 to 3 semesters as chosen by the student and shall begin after the 4th semester. The project work may be carried out off-campus in an industry or R&D institution, in an in-house research lab, in an incubator (on or off campus) among others.

Detailed B. Tech. CSE Curriculum

8 courses to be offered from 1 or 2 of the following themes; actual courses to be defined later:

  • Social Media & Mobility
  • Cloud computing & Analytics
  • AI & Automation
  • Cyber Security
  • Medical Systems
  • Energy & Environment
  • Internet of Things
  • ICT for Education
  • Bioinformatics
  • Data Sciences
  • Entrepreneurship

Courses in Base Core

  • Mathematics I
  • Mathematics II
  • Programming Languages
  • Hardware Description Languages
  • Physics
  • Business Law (Contract law, Corporate law, Labor law, Taxation law, etc.)
  • IP Law & IT Law (Patents, TMs, Copyrights, Trade secrets, Data protection & privacy, etc.)
  • Digital Design
  • Digital Lab (FPGA Lab)
  • Data Structures
  • Introduction to Engineering
  • Professional Communication
  • Economics (Macroeconomics)

Courses in Professional Core

  • Discrete Mathematics (Complexity, Probability, Combinatorics, Proof systems)
  • Computer Organization
  • Algorithms
  • Automata Theory (Automata, Graph Theory, Logic)
  • Operating Systems
  • Databases Management Systems
  • Programming Tools and Techniques (Lab)

Courses in Professional Electives

  • Compilers
  • Principles of Programming Languages
  • Computer Graphics
  • Artificial Intelligence
  • Computer Architecture
  • Software Engineering
  • VLSI Design
  • Security
  • Parallel Computing
  • Cryptography
  • Functional Programming
  • Software-defined Networks
  • Vision and Image Processing

Courses in Humanities and Social Sciences

  • System Analysis, Information Design & Interaction Design
  • Usability Engineering
  • Engineering Psychology
  • Globalization& Transnationalism
  • Critical Thinking
  • Rethinking Indian Tradition
  • Cognitive Sciences

Courses in Business and Management

2 courses to be offered from the following basket:

  • Fundamentals of Marketing
  • Operations Management
  • Human Resource Management
  • Information Systems Management
  • Finance & Accounting

Courses in the Others Head

Can be 2 courses out of the courses listed in any of the heads above excluding Base Core and Professional Core.


IIIT–Naya Raipur Plot No. 7, Sector 24, Near Uparwara Village, Naya Raipur – 492 002 Chhattisgarh

Tel:- (0771) 2474040

General Information:-  iiitnr@iiitnr.ac.in

Academic Affairs:-  registrar@iiitnr.edu.in

HR:- recruitment@iiitnr.ac.in

B.TECH Admissions:-  admission@iiitnr.ac.in

Ph.D. Admissions:-  phd_admissions@iiitnr.ac.in

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