The School of Information Technology values research as a key driver for innovation and growth of the school. It has four (4) committees to implement and execute research initiatives, they are: Applications and Innovations in Mobile and Cloud Computing (AIMCo), Center for Human Automation & Interaction Research (CHAIR), ICT Infrastructure Laboratory (ICT), Pattern Recognition & Image Analysis Laboratory (PRIMaL).
As part of Mapúa University's efforts in being a Digital, Research-driven, Outcomes-based, International Domain or D.R.O.I.D., the faculty and staff of the school have been working tirelessly to publish researches as indexed in Scopus, the largest abstract and citation database of peer-reviewed literature. Scholarly works of Faculty can be viewed here. Also, research laboratories, rooms and equipment for use of Mapúa students can be found here.
The School of Information Technology has receive grants from various external local and international agencies such as:
- Commission on Higher Education (CHED)
- Department of Science and Technology (DOST)
- Department of Trade and Industry (DTI)