Nov 23, 2000
The foundation stone for the institute was laid by the then Hon'ble Governor of Kerala, Shri Sukhdev Singh Kang on 23rd November 2000.

Institute started with PG Diploma in Information Technology

  • PGDIT course of IIITMK was later upgraded to MSc in Information Technology and got affiliated to Cochin University of Science & Technology in 2008
  • Started MPhil in Ecological Informatics

IIITM-K and IMG jointly launched Post Graduate Diploma in e-Governance


New course were added

  • MSc in Computational Science
  • MSc in Geo-Informatics
  • MSc in Information Technology

Foundation Stone Laying Ceremony for IIITM-K new campus


Inauguration of IIITM-K new campus at Technopark

  • Became Research Center of Cochin University of Science & Technology
  • New course added
    • M.Phil in Computer Science
Facelift in Academics

Courses under CUSAT got redesigned as  M.Sc in Computer Science with Specialization in

  • Data Analytics
  • Machine Intelligence
  • Cyber Security
  • Geospatial Analytics

Established Maker Village

Cisco thingQbator

Cisco thingQbator is a network of makerspaces where students can learn about digital technologies in a hands-on environment, turn their ideas into working prototypes and in the process come up with local solutions to local problems.

Established Kerala Blockchain Academy

Jan 15 ,2020
IIITM-K upgraded to a Digital University

The Kerala cabinet on Wednesday through a new Ordinance upgraded the capital city based Indian Institute of Information Technology and Management – Kerala (IIITM-K) to that of the state”s first Digital University which will have five different schools in core areas, besides concentrating on research.