Centre for Visual Information Technology (CVIT) is a research centre at International Institute of Information Technology at Hyderabad. The centre is actively involved in research and imparting advanced training through seminars, workshops and semester long courses in the fields of Computer Vision, Image Processing, Computer Graphics, Pattern Recognition and Machine Learning.

CVIT today has 6 faculty members, over 40 research students, and 20-25 UG honours students working on different problems. In addition, several top researchers in the area visit, give talks, and interact with CVIT's researchers.

CVIT has several externally funded projects, funded by agencies including Ministry of Communications and Information Technology (MCIT), Department of Science and Technology (DST), different labs of the Defence Research and Development Organization (DRDO), Naval Research Board (NRB), Microsoft Research, Philips Research, and Lions International.

Recent Updates

Best Paper Award
Samyak Datta, Gaurav Sharma and C. V. Jawahar won the best paper award at Face and Gesture Recognition (FG 2018)....
May, 2018

Best Paper Award - (DAS 2018)
Praveen Krishnan, Kartik Dutta and C. V. Jawahar won the best paper award at DAS 2018 on their work was on "Word...
Apr, 2018

11th Indian Conference on Computer Vision, Graphics and Image Processing (ICVGIP 2018)
11 Indian Conference on Computer Vision, Graphics and Image Processing is being conducted at CVIT, IIIT Hyderabad...
Dec, 2018