Md. Meraj Uddin

Md. Meraj Uddin

Assistant Professor

Md. Meraj Uddin serves as an Assistant Professor at Digital University Kerala, bringing with him 20 years of comprehensive expertise in teaching, research, and program management, primarily at IIITM-K/DUK. In his role, he oversees various initiatives and projects within the realms of cybersecurity and e-Governance. Under his coordination, the Kerala Security Audit and Assurance Centre (KSAAC) was established at the Digital University campus. KSAAC plays a pivotal role in enhancing cybersecurity by offering services such as security auditing, consulting, training, research, and certification to diverse organizations, departments, and industries. He holds degrees in BTech, PGDIT, and MBA, and is currently pursuing a PhD from Cochin University of Science and Technology.


Additional Roles at DUK

  • Chair – Students’ Affairs
  • Chief Warden

Major Funded Projects

  • Information Security Education and Awareness project of DeitY, Government of India
  • Kerala Security Audit and Assurance Centre (KSAAC) of Government of Kerala
  • Center for Research and Innovation in Cyber Threat Resilience (CRICTR) of Government of Kerala
  • RTI Knowledge Portal of IMG, Trivandrum
  • Online Accreditation Portal of Information and Public Relations Department, Government of Kerala
  • Online Training and Learning Management Platform for Integrated Child Protection Scheme, Government of Kerala


  • Certified Ethical Hacker (CEH) from EC Council
  • Certified EC-Council Instructor (CEI)
  • ISO/IEC 27001 Information Security Associate™
  • ISO 9001 Quality Management Systems Associate™


  • MERAJUDDIN (MD), ROOPAK (S), GOKUL (GR), TONY (T), A Data Flow-Based Approach for Classification and Risk Estimation of Android Apps, IEEE International Conference on Recent Advances in Systems Science and Engineering, Nov 2023.
  • ROOPAK (S), MERAJUDDIN (MD), On Impact of Semantically Similar Apps in Android Malware Datasets, IEEE International Conference on Recent Advances in Systems Science and Engineering, Nov 2023.
  • JOHN (TS), THOMAS (T), MERAJUDDIN (MD), A Multifamily Android Malware Detection Using Deep Autoencoder Based Feature Extraction, International Conference on Advanced Computing, Dec 2017
  • DEVI (VS), ROOPAK (S), TONY (T), MERAJUDDIN (MD), Multi-Pattern Matching Based Dynamic Malware Detection in Smart Phones, Energy Efficient Computing Electronics: Devices to Systems, CRC Press, 421-440; 2018 (Edited Book)
  • SHERLY (S), MERAJUDDIN (MD), A Technology Enhanced Learning Model for Quality Education, International Conference on Technology Enhanced Learning, 446-451

Research Area

  • Mobile Application Security
  • Security Auditing
  • Technology Enhanced Learning and Teaching
  • e-Governance


  • Mobile Application Security
  • Penetration Testing
  • Ethical Hacking
  • Cyber Analytics
  • Digital Forensics
  • Operating Systems
  • e-Governance