Computer science and engineering (CSE) is one of the popular courses among engineering aspirants which focuses on the basic elements of computer programming and networking. Students pursuing computer science courses will gain knowledge of design, implementation and management of information system of both hardware and software. Going by the name, CSE course deals primarily with the theory of computation and design of computational systems.
The booming IT sector in India has tens of thousands of opportunities for fresh computer science graduates. Candidates also get attractive job offers from MNC IT companies.
The Department of Computer Science and Engineering at RIT Roorkee is well known for imparting state of the art undergraduate computer education and preparing the students for real world challenges. The undergraduate curriculum provides a strong foundation in all the areas of Computer Science and Engineering. The mission of the Department is to impart high quality technical education and carry out leading-edge professionalism in the discipline of Computer Science and Engineering. The Department is fully equipped to provide state of the art computing facilities to students. It also promotes active industry-institute collaboration by identifying areas of interest and exposing the students to active projects by conducting industrial visits and short term job training programmes. The Computer Science and Engineering Department has an Advanced Software Development center for in-house software development. This center is equipped with various software on different platforms. The purpose of this center is to provide real working environment to the students during software development and project completion. The center also accepts the consultancy for System Development, Project Preparation, Project Implementation, and Feasibility Analysis. Our software development center has trained manpower as groups of faculty and brilliant students. Besides these, the Department is poised for actively conducting industry and application oriented research in various areas. Some of them are Algorithms Design, Neural Network, Multi-Processing, Theory of Computation, Artificial Intelligence, Graphics and Visualization, Performance Modeling, Software Engineering, Mobile Computing etc. Booming IT sector in India has plenty of jobs for fresh computer science graduates. Candidates from engineering colleges get attractive job offers from MNC IT companies. A person having B.Tech in computer science & engineering or information technology can start his career as IT engineer. Career in IT is considered one of the most high-paying jobs and is full of opportunities; particularly when India’s prowess in information technology industry is recognized across the globe. Besides the Computer Engineers have plenty of options to work in IT companies in departments such as design, development, assembly, manufacture and maintenance, etc.