The primary objective of the Department of Computer Science & Engineering (formerly named as Department of Information Technology) is to offer an environment that encourages to one’s potential in academic programmes. Within the ambit of IT Industry, the department shall endeavour to develop newer problem – solving methods and apply these to creative design scenarios in contemporary and emerging technologies.
The Department was set up in the academic year 2006-2007 along with the Department of Agricultural Engineering, which offered the first engineering undergraduate course within the University campus. Since its establishment it has climbed victoriously the stairs of excellence and has acquired huge popularity being one of the most preferred academic engineering Institutions in the region of south Assam. In the year 2011, the Department also opened its door to the postgraduate courses.
The department has been granted Major Research Projects by DIT & DST, GOI New Delhi. Alumni have been working in reputed corporate firms like Infosys, TCS, Capgemini, PayPal, IBM, Flipkart, Zaloni etc. Some of the alumni are also pursuing higher studies in reputed and premier institutes of India.