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;