Of course there are the IITs, but there are also several other institutes depending on what you want to specialise in.
Sedulity Groups, Delhi,
Phone: 93129-03095, 98114-85729, 98115-72430
Manipal Institute, Manipal
Phone: 080-2520-2304, ext 523
Gates Institute, Mumbai
E2 Labs, Hyderabad
Phone: 040-6516-4214 or 6636-0391
* You can do a three-year BSc (IT and computer science) or a four-year BE (IT/computer science) programme from any recognised college. The cost of these three and four-year programmes varies, but a year’s fee for a BSc can cost up to Rs 10,000 while for BE it can go up to Rs 80,000 a year. Other graduates, including those with BSc and BE degrees, may opt for courses at private institutes.
Amity University Campus, Sector 125, Noida, Phone: 1800-11-00-00 (Toll free), 0120-2445252, www.amity.edu/admission
* For software, institutes like NIIT and Aptech offer courses for various programming languages. See www.niit.com and www.aptech-education.com for details.
* For hardware and networking, one can do courses from institutes like Jetking, CMC, Gates, NIIT, Aptech, etc. Look up the web sites for details.