A new M Tech course in ‘network computing’ introduced by Toc-H Institute of Science and Technology (TIST) at its Arakkunam campus has been given approval by the All India Council for Technical Education (AICTE) and Cochin University of Science and Technology (CUSAT).
The two-year post graduate course has been designed to cater to the growing demand for professional network engineers in various industry verticals.
TIST Vice Principal Prof Babu John said the postgraduate course focuses on acquiring knowledge in multimedia networking, network management, wireless and mobile networks to make the students expert in network engineering.
Apart from giving prime importance to coding theory, network security and advanced communication technologies, the course also imparts training in information and resources management, cluster and grid computing, cloud computing and big data analysis.
The college has set up well equipped laboratories for the students to gain hands on experience in computer network and wireless network protocols.