Department of Computer Science & Engineering
Department of Computer Science & Engineering

Department Profile

 

The department of Computer Science and Engineering offer an undergraduate program and a postgraduate program in Computer Science and Engineering. Established in the year 2001 (being one of the earliest department under a self-financing management in Kerala) with more than a decade old history, the department is proud to be a nurturing ground for computer science professionals who are capable of taking up challenges in industry and research and development organizations.
Our 27-strong department with a robust 15:1 faculty-student ratio provides care and attention to our students. To impart quality education, our department has recently shifted to Outcome Based Education, with more focus on activity-based learning. All our classrooms are designed to enable modern pedagogic methods, including provisions for audio-visual presentations. We mentor our students to realize their full potential. We have 4 laboratory facilities dedicated to impart practical skills to students. Our department organizes various workshops every semester to provide hands-on training on various emerging technologies.
Our department strongly believes that education is incomplete without yeomen services positively enabling the society at large. Over the past three years, our students have completed projects that directly empower critical sections of society. Our students have participated in outreach programs imparting computer literacy and training to kudumbasree workers. The department boasts of providing employment for all eligible students through our placement initiative. One of the projects was recently presented in IEEE Global Humanitarian Technology Conference, in Silicon Valley.
Our students have actively participated in the various initiatives under IEDC and Kerala Startup Mission. Our innovation hub is renowned in Kerala as one of the most active ones, bagging over eleven students awards in the last three years alone for their innovative ideas, including an award from Chief Minister of Kerala.
Our department has recently started promoting quality research. Our main focus is on the areas of data mining, image processing and computer security. Our faculty has published over 20 papers in various journals and conferences in the recent past.