About the Department

The Department of Computer Science and Engineering (CSE) was established in the year 1996 with the aim of providing inclusive technology education to students from all over India and the world and thereby creating responsible citizens who would contribute to the betterment of their families, society and nation.

The vision of CSE department is to emerge as a world class technology department through education, innovation and collaborative research.

The mission of the department is,

  • To impart quality education to students.
  • To create and disseminate knowledge for the betterment of mankind.
  • To establish a center of excellence in collaboration with industries, research laboratories and other agencies to meet the changing needs of society.
  • To provide individual attention and enable character building.
  • To encourage entrepreneurship skills among students.

The department is ISO:9001 certified and both the UG – B.E.(CSE), PG – M.E.(CSE) are accredited by the National Board of Accreditation (NBA) for 5 years from 2015, 2016 respectively.

In 2006, the Department has been recognized as a Centre for Research, by Anna University to offer Ph.D. and M.S.(By Research) programmes in collaboration with Anna University. The Department has the state-of-the-art facilities for various laboratories, a well equipped seminar hall, Wi-Fi enabled class rooms to support e-Learning, and a department library.

Programmes offered by the Department are:

  • B.E. Computer Science and Engineering
  • M.E. Computer Science and Engineering
  • M.E Software Engineering
  • M.S (By Research)
  • Ph.D Computer Science and Engineering

Teaching and Learning Enhancement:

  • As a part of our regular e-Learning Initiative that aims at effective use of current technology to enhance the teaching-learning process and to make it learner driven the department maintains individual course pages which hosts the Syllabus, Lesson Plan, Lecture Notes and other reading materials at CSE Intranet.
  • The department organizes various AICTE-ISTE Short Term Training Programmes, sponsored by ISTE and several Faculty Development Programmes sponsored by Anna University.
  • The department has organized the following International conferences:
    1) International Conference on Computational Intelligence in Data Science – 2017
    2) Recent Advances in Computing and Software Systems – RACSS 2012

Research papers from emerging areas were presented in the Conferences.

  • Periodic guest lectures, workshops are organized for the benefit of students to supplement their curriculum. This facilitates our students to enrich their knowledge and to update the current industry trends.

Research Activities:

  • Five professors, Dr. C.Aravindan, Dr. Chitra Babu, Dr. R.S.Milton, Dr. T.T. Mirunalinee Dr. A.Chamundeswari and eight Associate Professors Dr. R.Kanchana, Dr.G.Raghuraman, Dr. J.Suresh, Dr. Shomona Gracia Jacob, Dr. Felix Enigo, Dr. J.Bhuvana, Dr.B.Bharathi, Dr.D.Thenmozhi are recognized as Ph.D guides for pursuing research in Anna University, Chennai
  • At present 17 Part time Research Scholars are pursuing their Ph.D in CSE.
  • Focusing on research, Post-Graduate students are encouraged to carry out their projects in recent research areas.
  • Four externally funded projects sponsored by AICTE, CSI and Chellammal Agro Agency, and forty four internally funded projects by SSN Institutions are completed. Four externally funded projects and three internally funded projects are in progress. Fourteen new externally funded projects were also applied.  

Industry Interaction

  • 28 MoUs have been signed till now. MoUs with Tata Elxsi Limited (TEL), Chennai, Manatec Electronics Private Limited, Pondicherry and Vimana Technologies Pvt. Ltd (Group Company of Aspec Scire Inc), Bangalore have been signed recently.
  • Every year around 50 of our student do Internships at eminent companies including Google, Amazon, SAP Labs, IIT Madras Research Park, etc.