Presently the Department offers BTech in Computer Science, MTech in CSE and MTech in Artificial Intelligence and Data Science. The Department also offers PhD programmes in all major thrust areas of Computer Science viz Data Science, Machine Learning, Image and Video Processing, Internet of Things, Information Security and Automation.
The thrust area groups in the Department are actively involved in world-class research works with collaboration and funding from reputed R&D agencies around the world. There are running projects on information system management, computer vision and automation funded by DRDO, DST, ISRO, and various ministries of Govt of India. The Department also has collaborative research in interdisciplinary areas like Bio-medical image processing and health care in association with Amrita Institute of Medical Science. Well-equipped specialized labs with sophisticated resources support the research in the Department. The research labs in the Department are Amrita Multi-Dimensional Data Analytics (AmuDa) Laboratory, Amrita-Cognizant Innovation (AmCoiL) Laboratory, Mobile and Wireless Networks Laboratory, Signal Processing, Machine Learning and Artificial Intelligence Research Lab, Computational thinking for Research and Education (CORE) Lab, and Smart Spaces Lab. The Department also has industry collaboration with many top IT companies and offers consultancy services.
As the Department of CSE gives equal importance to academic and research, the students get opportunities to acquire knowledge of the state-of-the-art in Computer Science and Engineering through industry internships, collaborative projects and global exchange programmes with institutions of international repute. Essentially, the faculty members help the students to undergo a high-quality learning experience with ethical and societal values. The students get personalized guidance at each level of their study by respective mentors and coordinators. The faculty members follow the latest scientific methods of the teaching-learning process to train the students by understanding their learning capabilities. The project and lab-based courses prepare the students to gain practical exposure to the real-world applications and current trends in the technology.
The effectiveness of curriculum and training offered by the Department is trivial from the sustained growth in students’ placement. More than 95% of the students get placed with major IT giants such as Microsoft, Google, Amazon, Infosys, CTS, and CISCO. The Department receives great appreciation from various employers for the remarkable performance of our alumni in their organizations. The companies admire the quality of technical knowledge, ethical and professional values, leadership skill, communication skill and proper balancing at the challenging corporate environment of our alumni.