SRM University has a Department of Computer Science and Engineering which was established with a mission to advance and enhance the field of Computer Science and Engineering and related domains. The department has a vibrant student community that is guided by a team of experienced and dedicated faculty.
The department offers various specialisations tailored to meet the needs of the industry. This is what makes the department unique. Also, the courses are highly accredited like the B.Tech (CSE) Programme and B.Tech (CSE) with Specialization in Software Engineering Programme of the Kattankulathur campus have been accredited by the Institution of Engineering and Technology (IET), UK. B.Tech (Information Technology) program is accredited Computing Accreditation Commission of ABET, USA.
Some of the prominent UG programmes offered by this department are B.Tech. Computer Science and Engineering, B.Tech. CSE (Specialization in Artificial Intelligence and Machine Learning), B.Tech. CSE (Specialization in Big Data Analytics), B.Tech. CSE (Specialization in Cyber Security), B.Tech. CSE (Specialization in Internet of Things), B.Tech. CSE (Specialization in Cloud Computing), B.Tech. CSE (Specialization in Computer Networking), B.Tech. CSE (Specialization in Information Technology), B.Tech. CSE (Specialization in Software Engineering), B.Tech. Computer Systems and Business Systems in collaboration with TCS, B.Tech. CSE (Specialization in Block Chain Technology), and B.Tech. CSE (Specialization in Gaming Technology).
Some most sought after PG programmes in this department include M.Tech- Computer Science and Engineering, M.Tech – Internet of Things and M.Tech – Cloud Computing with Virtusa.
The department also has a unique facility of Semester Abroad Program (SAP), It is a unique initiative providing students international exposure and global opportunities. Under this program, many students of SRM get an opportunity to spend a semester in foreign universities like Massachusetts Institute of Technology, Carnegie Mellon, Stanford, UC Davis, NTU, Hannam, HAN Universities.
The department never fails to provide the students with facilities like more than 2500 high-end Linux, Windows, SUN, and Apple workstations and laptops. With the help of these facilities, students can carry out the latest industry-oriented projects in technology like Big Data, Cloud, Machine Learning, Artificial Intelligence, Data Ware Housing and Mining, Software Engineering, and Application-oriented software.
High-end learning is offered with the help of integrated theory and lab mandatory courses, indigenous e-LAB model for practical, special electives and open elective courses, multidisciplinary design projects, online MOOCs & certification courses credited, pedagogical and scenario-based teaching / learning processes, innovative feedback-based curriculum updates, industry-supported curriculum design, and industry-supported labs.
The students of Computer Science from SRM are exposed to opportunities just after completion of their UG degree. Computer Science and Engineering is one of the most high-paying employment sectors. Students with a Bachelor’s degree in Computer Science and Engineering can command higher pay packages than others in software industries. Apart from career opportunities like these, students can also pursue higher studies or carry out research in foreign universities.
In SRM most CSE students are placed in top software companies like TCS, Wipro, Cognizant, HCL, SAP Labs, Tech Mahindra, Mahindra Satyam, IBM, Honeywell, HP, Capgemini, Payoda, Musigma, etc. Around 90% of the student find placements via SRM campus placements.
Some top alumni of the SRM CSE department include Ravi Kunduru – Founder Ventech Solutions; Prashanth Eswar – Founder of Mercantile Aromatiks, USA; Sam Anton – Founder, Independent media productions (Film industry), India; Dr. Srni Ramaswamy, R&D Technology Head for Innovation, BU Power Generation and more.