About the Department

Courses Offered :


M.S. / Ph.D.

The Department was started with the sanctioned intake of 40 in the year 1997. The annual sanctioned intake was increased to 60 in the academic year 1998-99, to 90 in the academic year 1999-2000 and further increased to 120 in the academic year 2004-05. The Department also started its P.G. programme M.E. (Computer Science and Engineering) in the year 2004 with the sanctioned intake of 18. The Department is also a recognized Research Centre under Anna University since 2006. There are 2 Research Supervisors and 19 Research Scholars currently pursuing their research in the Department. The U.G. programme of the Department is accredited first in the year 2006 for 3 years and re-accredited by National Board of Accreditation (NBA) in the year 2013 for 2 years. The Department is currently in the process of renewal of its accreditation status.

The Department aims at providing value based training and skills needed for the students in the software industry. The Department has well equipped state-of-the-art laboratory facilities to carryout various real-time projects, research and consultancy activities in recent technologies. A dedicated team of 26 faculty members contribute towards holistic development of students.

Though the main focus is on academic excellence of students, faculty members motivate the students to participate in technical activities for enhancing their fundamental technical knowledge. Students are also encouraged to participate in various inter-disciplinary and industry sponsored contests as well as cultural events in and outside the college. Our students make best use of these opportunities and bring laurels to the Department.

Regular training programs are conducted to enhance the employability of our students. The training programs focus on enhancing their soft skills and programming ability. In addition to the co-curriculum activities, a wide range of value added courses are also available in order to improve and refine the overall potential of the students.

There are five industry sponsored Centers of Excellence (CoEs) like Mobility CoE, BigData CoE, Cyber Security CoE, Cloud Computing CoE and Front-End Engineering CoE. These CoEs provide specialized training and industry mentored real time projects to students in recent technologies.

We have a strong Alumni team who are placed in well reputed MNCs’ across the globe from Google, Microsoft, Amazon, etc.. Despite their busy schedule, they make themselves available on the campus to help the students during the placement training process by conducting mock interviews, group discussions, guest lectures, and motivational talks.