Annual report pursuant to Section 13 and 15(d)

Document And Entity Information

Document And Entity Information - USD ($)
12 Months Ended
Oct. 31, 2017
Jan. 04, 2018
Apr. 28, 2017
Document and Entity Information [Abstract]      
Entity Registrant Name ITUS CORPORATION    
Document Type 10-K    
Current Fiscal Year End Date --10-31    
Entity Common Stock, Shares Outstanding   16,609,399  
Entity Public Float     $ 22,498,909
Amendment Flag false    
Entity Central Index Key 0000715446    
Entity Current Reporting Status Yes    
Entity Voluntary Filers No    
Entity Filer Category Smaller Reporting Company    
Entity Well-known Seasoned Issuer No    
Document Period End Date Oct. 31, 2017    
Document Fiscal Year Focus 2017    
Document Fiscal Period Focus FY