B.Tech. Computer Science and Engineering (CSE)

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Location:

Onakkoor, Ernakulam

 

Why B.Tech. Computer Science at CVV?

The B.Tech. Computer Science programme at CVV is designed to provide students with a comprehensive education in computer science, preparing them for careers in one of the fastest-growing industries in the world. The curriculum that embodies excellence, innovation, and a commitment to nurturing the next generation of computer science professionals is carefully crafted to strike a balance between theory and practical application.

Students engage in laboratory sessions, coding exercises, projects, and internships to gain valuable experience in real-world scenarios. They acquire proficiency in designing, developing, and implementing software solutions to solve complex problems as well as evolve themselves as valuable contributors to the digital transformation of society. They have the opportunity to work on collaborative projects, fostering teamwork and enhancing their communication skills.

Designed to equip students with the necessary knowledge, skills, and practical experience to excel in the dynamic field of computer science, it offers a solid foundation in computer science principles and practices while keeping up with the latest advancements and emerging technologies. In addition to the technical aspects, the programme also focuses on ethical considerations and the responsible use of technology.

Upon completion of the B.Tech. Computer Science Programme, graduates have a wide range of career opportunities available to them. They can pursue roles such as software developers, systems analysts, data scientists, cybersecurity specialists, research scientists, and more. Furthermore, the programme lays a strong foundation for higher studies and research in computer science and related fields.

Programme Structure

Semester I

Semester I

Course Name

Course Type

Credits

Engineering Mathematics I

BS

4

Engineering Physics

BS

3

Problem Solving and Programming

ES

3

Communicative English

HS

3

Design Thinking

HS

2

Computer Engineering Workshop

ES

3

Problem Solving and Programming Lab

ES

2

Engineering Physics Lab

BS

2

Yoga

MC

0

Semester Credits

                                  22

 

Semester II

Semester II

Course Name

Course Type

Credits

Engineering Mathematics II

BS

4

Engineering Chemistry

BS

3

Basic Electrical and Electronics Engineering

ES

4

Engineering Graphics (CAD)

ES

3

Computer Programming using C

PC

3

Life Sciences

BS

3

C Programming Lab

PC

2

Engineering Chemistry Lab

BS

2

National Service Scheme

MC

0

Semester Credits

24

 

Semester III

Semester III

Course Name

Course Type

Credits

Discrete Mathematical Structures

PC

4

Digital Electronics

ES

4

Computer Organisation and Architecture

PC

3

Data Structures

PC

3

Environmental Engineering

ES

3

Universal Human Values II/Indic Knowledge systems – Self Unfoldment

HS

3

Engineering Ethics

MC

0

Data Structure Lab

PC

2

Digital Electronics Lab

ES

2

Semester Credits

24

 

Semester IV

Semester IV

Course Name

Course Type

Credits

Engineering Mathematics III

BS

3

Operating System

PC

3

Basic Software Engineering

PC

3

Object Oriented Programming Through Java

PC

3

Database Management Systems

PC

3

Constitution of India

MC

0

Program Elective I

PE

3

Operating Systems and Java Lab

PC

2

Database Management Systems Lab

PC

2

Semester Credits

22

 

Semester V

Semester V

Course Name

Course Type

Credits

Design and Analysis of Algorithms

PC

3

Formal Languages and Automata Theory

PC

3

Microprocessor and Microcontroller

ES

3

System Software

PC

3

Open Elective I

OE

3

Professional Ethics/IKS Pride of India

HS

3

Summer Internship/Addon Course

PW

2

System Software Lab

PC

2

Microprocessor and Microcontroller Lab

ES

2

Semester Credits

24

 

Semester VI

Semester VI

Course Name

Course Type

Credits

Introduction to Machine Learning

PC

3

Graph Theory

PC

4

Computer Networks

PC

3

Program Elective II

PE

3

Program Elective III

PE

3

Open Elective II

OE

3

Engineering Economics and Management/ Optimisation Techniques/Operation Research

HS

3

Mini Project

PW

2

Networking lab

PC

2

Semester Credits

26

 

Semester VII

Semester VII

Course Name

Course Type

Credits

Compiler Design

PC

4

Program Elective IV

PE

3

Project Phase I

PW

4

Industrial Training/Internship/ Research Projects in National Laboratories/Academic Institutions/Add-on Course/Seminar/MOOC/NPTEL

PW

2

Semester Credits

13

 

Semester VIII

Semester VIII

Course Name

Course Type

Credits

Open Elective III

OE

3

Project Phase II

PW

6

Semester Credits

9

 

Category and Credits

Category

Category Code

Credits CVV

Humanities & Social Sciences

HS

14

Basic Sciences

BS

24

Engineering Sciences

ES

29

Open Electives

OE

9

Programme Electives

PE

12

Programme Core

PC

60

Project

PW

16

Mandatory Courses

MC

 

TOTAL CREDITS

164

 

Higher Studies & Career Avenues

Higher Studies

  1. Master’s in Computer Science (MTech/MS): Further specialisation in areas like Artificial Intelligence, Machine Learning, Data Science, Cybersecurity, or Software Engineering.
  2. MBA in Information Technology Management: Combining technical skills with business for managerial roles in the IT industry.
  3. Ph.D. in Computer Science: Research-oriented path suitable for those interested in academia, advanced research, or contributing to cutting-edge technologies.
  4. Specialised Certifications: Obtain certifications in specific technologies (e.g., AWS, Azure, Cisco) or methodologies (e.g., Agile, Scrum).

Career Avenues:

  1. Software Development: Develop software applications, systems, or mobile apps for various platforms.
  2. Data Science and Analytics: Analyse and interpret complex data sets to provide insights and support decision-making processes.
  3. Artificial Intelligence and Machine Learning: Work on creating intelligent systems, neural networks, and algorithms for automation and decision-making.
  4. Cybersecurity: Protecting systems, networks, and programs from digital attacks. Roles include ethical hacking, penetration testing, and security analysis.
  5. Cloud Computing: Work on designing, implementing, and maintaining cloud infrastructure for businesses.
  6. Blockchain Technology: Explore the decentralized world, working on creating secure and transparent systems using blockchain.
  7. Game Development: Design and develop video games, working on graphics, gameplay, and user experience.
  8. Web Development: Create and maintain websites and web applications, either as a full-stack or specialised front-end/back-end developer.
  9. IT Consulting: Advise businesses on technology strategies and implementations to improve efficiency and effectiveness.
  10. Network Administration: Manage and maintain an organization’s computer networks, ensuring smooth communication and connectivity.
  11. Mobile App Development: Specialise in creating applications for mobile devices, catering to iOS, Android, or cross-platform development.
  12. Entrepreneurship: Start your own tech-based company and work on innovative products or services

CVV INSTITUTE OF SCIENCE & TECHNOLOGY

Unique Features of B.Tech. Programmes at CVV

  • State-of-the-art academic and hostel facilities, brand-new computer centres, labs, classrooms and research space. 
  • Specialised workstations and servers, high-performance computing clusters, and leading-edge software.
  • Expert teaching faculty focused on empowering students to deliver technological innovation and impact.
  • Real-world projects, publication opportunities, and industry collaborations.
  • Year-round guest lectures on industry trends, emerging technology, career opportunities, and other topics by members of our global panel of industry and academic experts.
  • Opportunities for paid internships in India and abroad from year one onwards.
  • Collaboration with leading corporations to enable students to intern and engage in the future of technology.
  • Introduction to Indian Knowledge Systems (IKS) to empower the students holistically.
  • An opportunity to know the real “Me” through Yoga and Meditation.

Guest Lectures, Industry Exposure, Internships, and Placements

In the four years at CVV, the students will be continually exposed to a global panel of industry and academic experts through guest lectures. These lectures will cover a broad range of topics, including career development, technology, finance, market trends, entrepreneurship, and the skills needed to succeed in all facets of startups.

Leading companies have agreed to offer paid internships to CVV students in India and, for the lucky few, overseas as well. Students have the opportunity to participate in research projects and internships with industry partners, giving them invaluable practical experience. Upon completion of the programme, the very same companies will compete to employ CVV students. CVV’s Placement Office will help prepare students and guide them every step of the way, firmly rooted in the conviction that “Your Success is Ours, too!”

Our Laboratories

Our laboratories are equipped with the latest hardware and software tools necessary for the study and practical application of engineering today and in the future. They are provisioned with the latest desktops, high-performance computing clusters, and specialised software that is essential for the study of artificial intelligence, automation systems, data sciences, and other domains. Our laboratories are designed to foster collaboration and innovation, providing students with a stimulating environment that encourages research and innovation. Designed to simulate real-world conditions in the marketplace, by working in these labs, students will gain practical experience in developing intelligent systems that interact with the physical world.

Expert Faculty

Our faculty members are leading experts in their respective fields, with extensive experience in industry and academia. They use a variety of innovative teaching methods and pedagogies to cater to the different learning styles and needs of students. Our highly motivated faculty, many with teaching and working experience in the US, UK, Australia, and premier institutions in India, are passionate about teaching and research. They are committed to providing students with the best possible education and industry exposure.

They collaborate on research projects with leading technology companies and research institutions. Faculty use interactive lectures, group discussions, case studies, experiential learning, and hands-on projects to engage students and encourage critical thinking and problem-solving. They also provide individualised feedback and support to help students improve their understanding of the subject matter. The valuable insights and perspectives gained by CVV students are priceless. Students gain a practical understanding of the concepts and skills needed to succeed in their chosen field.

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CVV-IST Location

CVV has built an exclusive state-of-the-art facility for students and faculty at Onakkoor in Ernakulam district, just 35 km from the Ernakulam Junction Station and 50 km from Kochi Airport.

With new academic blocks, hostel and dining facilities, and leading-edge computers and software in the lab, students and faculty will live and work on the campus set amidst a verdant hill station-like location that is very conducive to learning, engaged with events, and exciting for building a social and academic life. With access to a convenience store and other shops, the student will look forward to every day as a new adventure in life and learning.

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