Dr. Yogish H K
Professor & HOD
Department of Computer Science & Engineering (CS&E)
The department of Computer Science & Engineering was established in the year 2001. The primary focus of the department is to produce highly competent IT professionals, who can be readily acceptable by the industry. Department of CS&E offers under graduate program leading to Bachelor of Engineering degree in Computer Science & Engineering (annual intake of 120 students), post graduate Program leading to Master of Technology in Computer Science and Engineering (annual intake of 24 students) and research program leading to Doctor of Philosophy (Ph.D) degree.
To motivate and orient the students to achieve academic excellence, the technical workshops, expert lectures from eminent speakers, conferences and competitions are organized on a regular basis in addition to the regular class room teaching from highly dedicated team of faculty. Department is equipped with state-of-the art laboratories to cater to teaching and research needs. There are seven computer laboratories having close to 250 high-end computers all connected in a single LAN and to 50Mbps speed internet. Department draws bright students from Karnataka and also other states of the country, currently about 600 students are studying in the department at UG/PG and Ph.D level.The department has strong tie-ups with industry and government agencies such as: INFOSYS, EMC2, Computer Society of India (CSI), Indian Society for Technical Education (ISTE), KUMBHAT Systems, Bengaluru
The department has well qualified and dedicated team of faculty, who understands needs, capabilities of the students and nurtures their talent. The quality of teaching at the department is evident by the feedback given by recruiters; one such testimonial is given below:
eLitmus: India’s one of the largest assessment and recruitment company for entry level Engineers says:
“We were reviewing the performance statistics of students in the eLitmus pH test-most researched logical and analytical reasoning test in the world. We are glad to share with you that few students from your college (Department of CS&E – Miss Poonam Saini – 2016 batch) have performed well in the pH test and are ranked on par with students from leading institutes like IITs/NITs/BITs.
We congratulate you on the success of your students and we wish you the best in your endeavor in providing meaningful education to today’s youth.”
The department is headed by Dr. YOGISH H K, Completed B.E from PESCE, Mandya, Mysore University and M.Tech., from SJCE Mysore, VTU Belgaum and Completed Ph.D.,in Computer Science at Bharathiar University Coimbatore. He published and presented more than 50 papers at National/International Conferences/Journals among EIGHT papers were Indexed by SCOPUS, FIVE IEEE and FOURTEEN Indexed by Google Scholar and Thomson Reuters, TWO papers in DBLP. Authored TWO Text Books (UNIX Shell Programming and UNIX System Programming Using C/C++), reviewer of FIVE International Journals and International Conferences. Chaired Various National/International Conferences. BOE member VTU Belagavi (2016-17) and Dr.AIT (2011-2013, 2016-2017) Bengaluru. He is a member of TWO Professional bodies (LMISTE, LMCSI). He has experience in both Academics and Software Industry. Worked as Corporate Trainer for TWO years, trained almost 800 Tech-Mahindra employees at CMC Ltd and at Uttara Info-Solutions and carried an extensive experience in teaching in Engineering colleges for 19+years and worked in various capacities from Lecturer to Professor. Received Excellent, Best Teacher and Best coordinator awards. Currently SIX Scholars are registered for their Ph.D. in VTU.