Faculty at IIIT-Dharwad have a wide range of research expertise and experience covering many areas of Information Technology including:
- Data analytics, machine learning, and social network analysis.
- Computer networks and security.
- Knowledge management, information retrieval, ontology and semantic web technologies.
- Digital signal processing and speech technologies.
- Embedded systems, sensors, MEMS, nano technology and VLSI.
- Robotics, unmanned vehicles, control and communication technologies.
- Power electronics and alternative energy systems.
- Quantum physics, material science and engineering.
- Social sciences, including women studies and communication.