More than 2500 academic and research staff, many leaders in their fields with international reputations provide stimulating learning environment and excellent standards of teaching. Even though it is a self-financing institution, KIIT is a well structured and decentralized organization. It is the only self-financing institution in the country where top functionaries, including Chancellor and Vice Chancellor are renowned academicians. The quality is amply demonstrated by the patents held by various faculty members, the research grants coming from various agencies both in India and abroad, national and international conferences, symposiums and workshops held here and hundred percent placement records.
Faculty Profile of Individual Schools
Faculty Research and Publications
Research accomplishments of the faculty and students demonstrate the positive impact of KIIT’s focus on research and innovation. Faculty members of the University are actively involved in research and consultancy works attracting financial support to the tune of a few million dollars every year. Currently nearly 100 research and consultancy projects funded by various national and international funding agencies like UBS Promedica Foundation, Switzerland; Karolinska Institute, Sweden; DST, DBT, MNRE, Govt. of India, Board of Research in Nuclear Sciences, etc. are ongoing with substantial budget outlay.
Faculty members and research scholars of the University have published more than 8200 research papers in various national and international journals of repute. It is creditable that out of them around 2241 publications have been indexed in international databases like Scopus.
The research papers have received a high citation of around 8000, pushing up the ‘h’ index to 36.The number of patents filed has risen to 32. Numerous research papers authored by students have also been published in reputed national and international journals. The faculty members have also published around 110 books and several book reviews.