Research @ IIITDM Kancheepuram
The Institute started the Ph.D programme in 2009. Presently more than 35 research scholars are working in the disciplines of computer science, mechanical and electrical & electronics engineering in pursuit of their Doctorate degrees. Interdisciplinary research programmes leading to the award of Ph.D degree are offered in Computer, Electrical, Electronics, Mechanical engineering, Physics and Mathematics. All faculty members of the institute are doctoral degree holders from reputed institutes with good academic and research record and are involved in sponsored research and industrial consultancy.
Sponsored Research and Consultancy
IIITDM Kancheepuram has initiated an Industrial Consultancy and Sponsored Research Cell (ICSR) to motivate the faculty to conduct research through funded projects and consultancy work. This will fulfil the aim of the MHRD, Government of India, to increase emphasis on the self-sufficiency of the institute. The institute has already attracted funded projects from government agencies and industrial consultancy work from esteemed organisations and many other projects are in pipeline. The expert faculty of the institute cater to the needs of automotive, electronic, ITES and other engineering industries in the design and development of innovative products. The Design Studio of the Institute consists of advanced modelling, analysis and simulation software and functioning in collaboration with the industry.
Memorandum of Understanding (MoU)
IIITDM Kancheepuram encourages collaboration with reputed academic and research organizations to create opportunities for cooperation in education, training and research on the basis of promoting faculty and student exchanges and joint R&D activities. In this process, the institute has signed MoUs with the following Institutions: