As the saying goes, “The art of teaching is the art of assisting discovery”. Proving this, the department has a very good team of highly qualified and talented faculty members who play a vital role in producing quality engineers. Our department has a blooming bunch of cohesive groups working towards attaining global excellence in academics and research. The students are encouraged by the faculty members to participate and publish papers in national and international conferences. We encourage the students for life time learning as appropriately stated by Thiruvalluvar,
The department organizes various workshops, national and international conferences to gain knowledge about the latest trends in technology. The department has the complete freedom in designing the curriculum based on current technological trends. Also, the department strives hard in improving the communication skills, technical and analytical skills of our students through various programs, so that they could compete in the global front. We focus on bridging the gap between campus education and industry needs through internships, guest lectures and workshops. Various research and development projects funded by agencies such as UGC, DST etc., have been undertaken by the Department. The department possesses collaborative sponsored research projects worth about five crores. The Centre for Advanced Computing Research and Education (CARE) housed in this department is recognized as one of the grid clusters in the national GRID Garuda project. It aims to provide intelligent solutions for computational and data driven intensive applications in the distributed environment.
The vision of the department is to become the “Center of Excellence” in technical education and research. With dedicated faculty members, highly configured laboratory and resources, smart class rooms and industry oriented curriculum, the mission is set to achieve Excellence in the fields of Academics, Research and Development.
As the Head of the Department my objective is to produce the best technocrats of future India!