Department of Computer Science

Computer Science

Event

Department of Computer Science had its humble beginning in the year, 1986. The Department was one of the few centers where Computer Science was taught as a subject in the district. Madurai Kamaraj University granted affiliation to start B.Sc. Computer Science programme in 1986 with an expanded intake of 24 students Manonmaniam Sundaranar University, bifurcated part of the Madurai Kamaraj University was gracious enough to sanction 12 additional seats in 2005. In 2007, again 12 additional seats were sanctioned. At present the Department is permitted to admit 48 students.

The Department is equipped with well furnished Computer lab with 30 Computers and high speed 100 Mbps internet connection system having state of the art Computer lab with latest configuration working in Windows XP and LINUX operating systems. The Department aims at imparity high quality training to students through addition of latest books and reference materials in Computer Technology.

Thus the course offered in the Department meets the requirements of both industry and academia. Even though the curriculum designed by the university is taught in the classes, extra input by faculties in the related field improves their technical knowledge and skill. Encouragement to students for regular reading and continuous training makes every student competent to qualify for the degree. Further the Department kindles the students for developing application software. The curriculum and the lab training help the students in acquiring excellence in their carrier.

The Department has a good track record of performance as evidenced through its placement in IT/ITES companies through campus and off campus placements. As the result of the alumni of the Department saves the different companies like HCL, WIPRO, Tata Consultancy, Infosys, Mahindra Satyam, IGATE, InfoTech throughout the world.

There are five teaching and one non teaching staff working in the Department. All of them are fully qualified and they are approved by the university to teach for Computer Science programme. Then the Department fully meets the requirements of the affiliating Manonmaniam Sundaranar University, Tirunelveli.

Vision

• Imparting quality education in Computer Science through value based teaching and making the taught updated in technical skill through continuous practice in laboratories.

Mission

• To improve the knowledge and skill of the students in Computer Science to face emerging challenges in software industry.
• To create global vision to students about IT/ITES sector.
• To make the students known on about latest developments in IT industry.
• To develop the students competitive to face the competitive examination.

The area of interest of the facilities in the Department are

✔ Data Structure
✔ Web Design
✔ Software engineering
✔ Computer graphics
✔ Data mining
✔ Operating system
✔ Computer architecture
✔ Mobile computing
✔ Cloud computing
✔ Android programming