The Department of Computer Science & Engineering (CSE) was started in the year 2001, with an intake of 60 students, under affiliation to Visveswaraya Technological University (VTU), Belgaum.
The Department is proud to have experienced and highly qualified faculty members, who have specialized in prominent areas such as Internet of Things, Big Data, Computer Networks, Wireless Network Security, Cryptography, Wireless Sensor Networks, Data Mining, Embedded Systems and Cloud Computing. All the faculty members participate in Workshops and Seminars to keep themselves updated with the latest technology. Faculty members engage in joint research projects with industries and research organizations.
The curriculum is updated from time to time, to keep it relevant to the industry needs. Representatives from the Industry and senior academicians recommend changes to the curriculum.
The Department has 12 State-of-the-art laboratories and 1 server room for the UG program. M/S Subex has established a Cyber Security Research Center in the Department. Students and faculty members utilize the resources in this center to study the behavior of entities on the network which will enable them to devise strategies for detecting and combating intrusions. The department has CISCO Academy Lab in collaboration with CISCO, to train the students for CCNA global certification course. Routers, Switches, and other related types of equipment are procured and set up in the lab.
The Department is successful in attracting good ranking students from CET and COMED-K over the years. The students of CS & E have been excelled in campus placements of reputed IT industries, such as WIPRO, INFOSYS, MICROSOFT, UNISYS, NUTANIX, DXC (HP), DELL, IBM, TCS, TECH MAHINDRA, SLK SOFTWARE, L&T, KPIT, CAPGEMINI, ACCENTURE, ONE DIRECT and others. Japan-based companies such as East Co, Sato Holdings, Yupiteru, Toyokoh are also recruiting our students from the recent past. Our students are doing their internships and projects in reputed companies.
The Department encourages students of all semesters to take up the internship, training, or project work in any of the reputed organizations/Industries during their semester holidays. The students are expected to complete any of these components before entering into 7th semester, which has academic credit point 2. The students who are interested in research are also encouraged to take up self-study or minor projects with the same credit point. This will enrich their knowledge in their choice of interest. They will be allowed to work in project labs during the semester vacation and their free hours.
The department hosts hands-on Student Training Programs and Faculty Development programs in areas such as Big Data, Data Mining, Network Simulations, Network Security, Ethical hacking, Android Programming, Internet of Things etc.
Department is continuously encouraging students to get involved in research, in any of the multi-disciplinary Research Centers are established in the college. Department is also involving students to work on research projects assigned by top industries such as Unisys, IBM, and Pinaacle. Experts from these organizations are also mentoring and guiding the students.