Indian Institute of Information Technology, Kottayam at Valavoor, Pala, Kerala is one among the IIITs that have been established as "Institutions of National Importance" by MHRD Govt. of India under the ambit of IIIT (PPP) Act 2017.
IIIT Kottayam campus is situated at Valavoor, Pala, Kottayam - a picturesque location, spread over 53 acres of land - allotted by Govt. of Kerala in the southern part of the state commonly referred to as God's Own Country.
The institute offers 4 year B.Tech and B.Tech (Hons) program with specialized courses covering all major research domains of computer science and engineering, viz Data Science, Cloud Computing, Artificial Intelligence, Machine Learning, Parallel Computing, HPC, Programming Languages, Bioinformatics and so forth.
The students are admitted against the JoSAA/CSAB counselling against the JEE main rank list. In addition, the Institute also offers Ph.D programs in CSE, ECE and Mathematics as well as MTech in AI & Data Science for the working professionals.