About the Institute


The Institute of Information and Communication Technology (IICT) is one of the institute of Bangladesh University of Engineering and Technology. The Syndicate of BUET had taken the decision on 28th June, 2001 to start the institute and the formal inaugural ceremony of the institute was held on 2nd September, 2001. The syndicate had taken the decision following a decision of the government in order to produce more professionals in IT sector. The erstwhile Computer Center of BUET has been taken as the backbone of the institute and the previous center has been modified accordingly to form the institute. The main objectives of the institute include offering Post Graduate programs in addition to the services as were provided by the erstwhile Computer Center.

The institute is located on 77,472 sq. ft. of space on the sixth and seventh floor of the ECE Building, BUET. Located within the serene environment of BUET, IICT is an ideal place for technology based education. It is easily accessible by major roads from all parts of the city. Its proximity to residential areas, markets, universities, industries and research centers makes it an excellent spot for its members to avail all their necessities.

Recent Publications

P. Podder, S. Bharati, M. R. H. Mondal, and U. Kose Application of Machine Learning for the Diagnosis of COVID-19. in “Data Science for COVID-19”, Utku Kose Deepak Gupta Victor de Albuquerque, Ashish Khanna (Eds.), vol. 1, pp. 175-194. Academic Press, May 2021., May 2021.

M. I. Khan, M. R. H. Mondal Analysis of Motion Blur on Spatial OFDM Based Pixelated Optical Communication Systems. Wireless Personal Communications, Springer, 2021, Apr 2021.

N. R. Bhowmik, M. Arifuzzaman, M. R. H. Mondal, M. S. Islam Bangla Text Sentiment Analysis Using Supervised Machine Learning with Extended Lexicon Dictionary. Natural Language Processing Research, Atlantic Press, France, vol. 1, no 3-4, pp. 34 – 45, Mar. 2021, Mar 2021.

Prajoy Podder, Aditya Khamparia, M. R. H. Mondal, Mohammad Atikur Rahman, Subrato Bharati Forecasting the Spread of COVID-19 and ICU Requirements. International Journal of Online and Biomedical Engineering (ESCI and Scopus indexed), Austria, vol. 17, no. 5, pp. 81-99, 2021., Mar 2021.

Rezaur Rahman, and Hossen Mustafa. Securing IPv6 Neighbor Discovery using Pre-Shared Key. Advances in Science, Technology and Engineering Systems Journal (ASTESJ), Vol. 2, Issue 2, Page No 722-732, Mar 2021.