ISHTEYAAQ AHMAD is Assistant Professor in School of Computing. He is B. Sc (Hons) Computer Application, MCA and pursuing PhD (Computer Science). He was selected Young Scientist by Department of Science and Technology (DST) under SYSP scheme and received a research grant to carry out the project titled “Intelligent System for Tourism Industry”. He has over 10 years of academic experience at UG and PG level. He has presented no. of research papers at International and National Conferences and has publications in journals and leading national dailies including The Hindu, Hindustan Times and The Economic Times.