The Jaypee Institute of Information Technology (JIIT) is declared as a deemed to be University under section 3 of UGC Act. 1956. JIIT is fully backed and supported by the Jaypee Group of Companies through its not-for-profit trust – Jaiprakash Sewa Sansthan (JSS). It is situated near the Electronic City at Noida and is at a distance of about 3 kms from New Delhi – UP border. The state-of-the-art campus is aimed at becoming a center of excellence in the field of information technology and related emerging areas of education, training and research comparable to the best in the World for producing professionals who shall be leaders in innovation, entrepreneurship, creativity and management. The University offers Doctoral (Ph.D.), Post Graduate (M.Tech. and MBA) as well as Under Graduate (B.Tech.) programs in the various disciplines of Engineering, Sciences and Management. JIIT has been ranked by NIRF (MHRD)-2017 and has achieved an All India Rank of 54 in Engineering Category.
Mathematics plays a key role in the development of modern sciences, engineering, management and many other important areas of activities. With this aim in mind the Department of Mathematics was created from the very inception with a Vision to attain excellence in teaching and research and become a leader in the field of mathematics and its applications. Besides catering to the basic needs of the various B.Tech. / M.Tech. / Ph.D. programs of the Institute, it had a strong fervor towards research and development. The Department has a good blend of pure and applied Mathematics which provides a vibrant research atmosphere. The specializations of the faculty members cover most of the important and emerging areas of Mathematics. The main research groups of the Department involve: Wavelets, Fractals and Chaos, Mathematical Analysis; Numerical Analysis and Computational Continuum Mechanics; Statistics, Queuing, Fuzzy and Information Theory. The Department is also actively involved in its own research and development activities through its M.Tech. (Applied and Computational Mathematics) and Ph.D. Programs.