MANAV RACHNA UNIVERSITY
Department of Computer Science & Technology
About The Department
Qualification: M.Tech., M.Phil. Ph.D. (pursuing)
Experience: 15 Years
Area of Interest: Business with Intelligence
The aim of the department is to provide high quality education along with training the students with all the new advancements in the field of computers. The department also takes initiative to improve the soft skills, analytical capabilities & verbal communication of the students so that they can face the competition in the corporate world confidently.
The major differentiators of the CST department are:
a) Our teaching pedagogy focuses on “learning-by-doing” which aims to bridge the gap between industry and academia.
b) Incorporation of new technology in the curriculum aims to bridge the gap of skilled manpower requirements. Focused industry ready syllabi with each vertical defined in the curriculum aims to create a platform for specified field (Cloud Computing, BigData, Neural Networks, Business Analytics, Apps Development and Web Development).
c) The department has collaborations with many external organizations who work in association with the departments to impart education to the students on cutting edge technology, in the form of summer trainings and workshops.
The department also takes initiative to improve the soft skills, analytical capabilities and verbal communication of the students so that they can face the competition in the corporate world confidently. It constantly strives to maintain and improve high standards in teaching and research. This endeavour has been successful in attracting and retaining highly skilled faculty members who are now steering the standards and relevance of the programmes being offered.
The department is committed to provide an outstanding research & learning environment to its students and organizes workshops on cutting edge technologies. Testimonial to this is the association with Infosys since 2009 for training the students and faculty members under the purview of the Infosys Campus Connect Programme. Under this programme, Infosys certified faculty members conduct special modules for grooming technical skills and soft skills of graduates, as per industry demand. The Department has also tied-up with SkyTesters to provide a testing platform to the students for mobile applications. Students get hands-on in manual/automated testing by working on live projects
THRUST AREAS OF THE DEPARTMENT
- Soft Computing & Big Data
- Information Retrieval & Business Information Processing
- Speech Processing
- Software Reliability
- Pattern Recognition
- Business Intelligence
- Mobile Ad hoc Networks
- Spatial-Temporal Databases
- Genetic Algorithms
- Network Security & Management
- Data Mining & Machine Learning
The computer labs, with the perspective of achieving learning by doing pedagogy, incorporates lab oriented curriculum to create a learning environment in which students are more confident and productive as they engage in projects that empower them to take ownership of their education. The department offers extensive computer labs in the different areas of computing equipped with the latest software in the respective areas and hardware complementing its implementation.
The department has well furnished air-conditioned computer labs which are WiFi enabled providing a viable solution to ensure access to students for digital learning. Apart from Microsoft Technologies, emphasis is laid on free software and Open source Technologies such as Linux, Solaris and Java. The student computer ratio in the lab is 1:1 and the faculty student ratio in the computer lab is 1:15 which aims to facilitate our learning by doing pedagogy.
It’s a dream for every student to get placed in reputed company. Dream job opportunity is available for our graduates. CST Department has been consistent in terms of placement records. This department strongly believes that practical knowledge and familiarity with work environment is very necessary for young engineers. Every year over 90% eligible/willing students get placed in reputed companies. Our esteemed recruiters include TCS, Accenture, NIIT Technologies, Ericsson, HP, IBM, L&T Infotech, Optimus, Open Text, NewGen, Aon Hewiit, Gemalto (SafeNet), Morphus, HCL, CMC, Sunlife, Josh Technologies, SkilRock Technologies, Sagacious, Oxyent, Collabera, Maintech and many more.
Apart from these exciting placement opportunities, a wide range of other career options are also available for our students like Armed forces, Railways, Banking sector, Telecom etc.
TCS, ACCENTURE, OPEN TEXT, HP, LNT, CSC, Optimus, Stratbean, NewGen, Mphasis, HCL, Morphous , Aon hewiit , Morphous(1.8L) , Medley, IBM