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Computer Science and Engineering Department
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Excellence in teaching, research and technology development is the vision of the department of Computer Science and Engineering. Department of Computer Science and Engineering since its establishment in 1982, progressed steadfastly to its present status of being reckoned as a leader in Computer Science and Engineering education. The department is currently having seven Computer Laboratories. All laboratories are equipped with high end computers. Besides this the department is equipped with high end servers and related networking equipment to provide the internet connectivity in the whole campus. The department also maintains the wired and wireless connectivity in the Institute premises as well as residential campus. Various software related to Multimedia, Web Application Development, Network Simulation, Digital Image Processing, Cloud Computing, Databases and other Application software are available with the department.

Department is actively involved in conducting short term training programmes in the upcoming areas such as Big Data Analytics, Machine Learning, Python Programming, Cyber Security, Penetration testing and malware analysis, Cloud Computing, MATLAB Programming, Scilab Programming etc. for the faculty and staff of Polytechnics and Engineering colleges. The Department also offers Master of Engineering (Regular & Modular) in Computer Science & Engineering for teachers of Polytechnics, Engineering Colleges, Officials of Directorate of Technical Education & industry professionals. In the year 2020, the department started ME CSE (specialization in IOT). Further, department also offers Ph.D. programme in the area of Image processing, Wireless Network, Mobile Adhoc Networks, Network Security, Cloud Computing etc.

The department is running two sponsored projects from MeitY, New Delhi and AICTE New Delhi. The department also completed one MODROB Project sponsored by AICTE in 2019.Under these projects, the department established Advanced Cyber Security Laboratory and IOT Laboratory.

VISION

To be a centre of excellence for promoting education, training and research in the field of Computer Science and Engineering.

MISSION

  • To offer continuing education and training programs in the area of Computer Science and Engineering for the faculty and staff of the technical education system.
  • To develop need based curricula in the area of Computer Science and Engineering.
  • To develop instructional material in the area of Computer Science and Engineering to enhance effectiveness of teaching-learning process.
  • To undertake research and development in the area of Computer Science and Engineering.
  • To provide extension and consultancy services to technical education system and industry in the area of Computer Science and Engineering.

PROGRAMME EDUCATIONAL OBJECTIVES

PEO1

To develop technical knowledge and skills in the area of Computer Science and Engineering at post-graduate level

PEO2

To develop the ability to undertake R&D in the field of Computer Science and Engineering

PEO3

To develop the generic skills such as life-long learning, creativity, problem solving, team work, lifelong learning and leadership, professional ethics and values.

Programme Outcomes (POs) are:

  • Ability to understand, apply, analyze, evaluate and synthesize existing and new knowledge related to Computer Science and Engineering.
  • An ability to identify, formulate and solve engineering problems creatively and generate new knowledge.
  • An ability to design a system, process, technique etc. as per need and specifications.
  • An ability to use modern engineering tools, software and equipment related to Computer Science and Engineering.
  • An ability to undertake collaborative research in multidisciplinary areas for finding solutions to the problem.
  • Ability to understand professional and research responsibilities and contemporary issues as well as the impact of engineering solutions on the society.
  •  An ability to communicate effectively.
  • Ability to continuously update knowledge and skills as per the changes in discipline, technology and world of work.
  • Ability to apply the principles of Project Planning and Management, Total Quality Management and technology management for managing the projects in Computer Science and Engineering and multidisciplinary areas.

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Students' Newsletter (Jul-Dec, 2015) Vol. I, Issue I
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Students' Newsletter (Jul-Dec, 2016) Vol. II, Issue I
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  • To impart quality training to the teachers of Polytechnic and Engineering Colleges through Short Term Courses.

  • To run Master’s degree programmes M.E. CSE and M.E. CSE with Specialization in IoT (Internet of Things) in Regular and M.E. CSE in Modular mode to improve quality and qualifications of faculty of Polytechnics and Engineering Colleges.

  • To provide guidance to faculty and other professionals to pursue their Ph.d work.

  • To organize seminars and conferences to exchange the expertise and knowledge among the academicians, industry professionals and researchers.

  • To conduct in-house training and Industry –Institute interaction to update knowledge and skill of internal faculty.

  • To undertake various research projects for development of Technical Education in the field of Computer Science and Engineering.

  • To provide consultancy in development of application specific software.

  • To impart industrial training to studentsof Polytechnic and Engineering Colleges.

  • To collaborate with industry in various research projects.

MAJOR ACTIVITIES OF THE DEPARTMENT

LONG TERM PROGRAMMES

The department offers industry-oriented and practice-based Master’sDegree Programme of 2 years in Computer Science and Engineering, duly approved by AICTE and affiliated to Panjab University, Chandigarh. The department offers this master degree programme on regular and modular basis.

  • Master of Engineering Programmes (Regular) [Got NBA Accreditation for 5 Years -More details]

Recognizing the need to provide professionally trained teachers and administrators for the technical education system and also to offer professional development opportunities to working technical and training personnel in the industry, NITTTR Chandigarh started offering Master of Engineering Programmes since 1992. The focus of M.E. Computer Science & Engineering is to make the students employable in India and abroad, to develop the ability of research, to enable the students to progress in collaboration with industries and other technical institutionsfor their research prospects.  Above all to provide an opportunity to show team spirit in working leadership skill, communication skill and management of human resources.

  • Master of Engineering Programmes (Modular)

Towards facilitating quality and qualification enhancement of faculty in technical institutes who hold a Bachelor’s degree in their respective disciplines and aspire to enhance their qualifications, the institute designed and developed a new path breaking system and approached AICTE and Panjab University, Chandigarh for approval of Master of Engineering Modular Programmes.  With approvals secured, the department also started offering the modular programme in M.E. Computer Science & Engineering since 2005.

  • Master of Engineering Programme in CSE with Specialization in IoT (Internet of Things) (Regular)

Recognizing the need to provide professionally trained post graduate engineers in the upcoming areas like Internet of Things, Artificial Intelligence and Robotics, NITTTR Chandigarh is starting Master of Engineering Programmes with specializations from this current academic year 2020-21. CSE department is startted to offer Master of Engineering Programme in CSE with Specialization in IoT (Internet of Things) affiliated to Punjab University, Chandigarh and recognized by AICTE. The Admission is open to all since 2020.

PROGRAMME EDUCATIONAL OBJECTIVES

PEO1

To develop technical knowledge and skills in the area of Computer Science and Engineering at post-graduate level

PEO2

To develop the ability to undertake R&D in the field of Computer Science and Engineering

PEO3

To develop the generic skills such as life-long learning, creativity, problem solving, team work, lifelong learning and leadership, professional ethics and values.

Programme Outcomes (POs) are:

  • Ability to understand, apply, analyze, evaluate and synthesize existing and new knowledge related to Computer Science and Engineering.
  • An ability to identify, formulate and solve engineering problems creatively and generate new knowledge.
  • An ability to design a system, process, technique etc. as per need and specifications.
  • An ability to use modern engineering tools, software and equipment related to Computer Science and Engineering.
  • An ability to undertake collaborative research in multidisciplinary areas for finding solutions to the problem.
  • Ability to understand professional and research responsibilities and contemporary issues as well as the impact of engineering solutions on the society.
  •  An ability to communicate effectively.
  • Ability to continuously update knowledge and skills as per the changes in discipline, technology and world of work.
  • Ability to apply the principles of Project Planning and Management, Total Quality Management and technology management for managing the projects in Computer Science and Engineering and multidisciplinary areas.

Scheme and Syllabi for M.E. CSE Regular and Modular Year 2020-22

Scheme and Syllabi for M.E. CSE with Specialization in IoT Regular Year 2020-22

Scheme and Syllabi for M.E. Regular and Modular Year 2016-17

Scheme and Syllabi for M.E. Regular and Modular Year 2015-16

Scheme and Syllabi for M.E. Regular and Modular Year 2014-15

Scheme and Syllabi for M.E. Regular and Modular Year 2013-14

SHORT TERM PROGRAMMES

The department offers need-based and customized short term courses of one/two week duration for the faculty and technical staff of Engineering colleges and Polytechnics. Some of the latest areas in which these training programmes are offered are:

  • Python Programming
  • Blockchain Technology
  • Machine Learning
  • Deep Learning
  • Big Data Analytics
  • R Programming
  • Android Programming
  • CISCO CCNA Exploration
  • IoT (Internet of Things)
  • Data Mining and Business Intelligence
  • Software Testing
  • Online Safety Awareness
  • Multimedia Technologies
  • Web based Designing
  • Open Source Technologies
  • Linux Administration
  • ASP.NET
  • Matlab Programming
  • Windows Server 2012 Administration
  • Wireless Networks
  • Mobile Computing
  • Cloud Computing
  • Cyber Crimes and Forensic Tools
  • Web Hacking and Security
  • Network Security and Firewalls
  • Internet Technologies
  • Scilab Programming

In addition to short term courses, the department offers one/two week summer/winter schools sponsored by AICTE, New Delhi and in-country programmes in collaboration with Colombo Plan Staff College (CPSC) for Technician Education, Manilla, Philippines. The department conducts national  and international seminar/conferences every year on the upcoming technologies. 

SOFTWARE DEVELOPMENT

The department has a core software development committee  to develop software for the requirements atthe department and institute level. The various projects completed are as:

  • MIS and Online Training Managemnt System to automate all training related work starting from registration to certificate printing
  • NCTEL,  Feedback form from Modular students
  • Website Design and Development
  • Software Development for various consultancy projects.
  • MIS for Community Development through Polytechnics (CDTP) scheme.

RESEARCH PROJECTS

The department bagged follwoing projects.

1.) Project entitled “AICTE Share and Mentor Institutions (Margdarshan) Scheme"
Status : In Progress

The department has received grant of Rs. 14.82 lacs from AICTE on 06/09/2019. Supervisor: Prof. Dr.C. Rama Krishna Co-supervisor: Dr. Mala Kalra

2.) Project entitled “Establishment of Advance Cyber Security Laboratory for Technical Teachers Training” has been sponsored by Ministry of IT, New Delhi.
Status : In Progress

The department has received grant of Rs. 62.0 lacs from Ministry of Information Technology to establish Advance Cyber Security Lab on 08/07/2019.  Under this project the department will provide training in various topics of Cyber Security to teachers of Polytechnic and Engineering Colleges as well as hands-on-experience on open source forensic tools.  The duration of the project is 3 years. Supervisor: Prof. Maitreyee Dutta Co-supervisor: Prof. S S Pattnaik

3.) Project entitled “Securing Billion of Things-SEBOT"
Status : Granted

The department has received grant of Rs. 14.82 lacs from AICTE on 08/03/2019 under the scheme of RPS. Supervisor: Prof. Maitreyee Dutta

4.) Project entitled “Establishment of Cyber Security and Forensic Training Facility for Technical Teachers Training” has been sponsored by Ministry of IT, New Delhi.
Status : Completed on 31.03.2016

The department has received grant of Rs. 45.65 lacs from Ministry of Information Technology to establish a Cyber Security Lab.  Under this project the department will provide training in various topics of Cyber Security to teachers of Polytechnic and Engineering Colleges as well as hands-on-experience on open source forensic tools.  The duration of the project is 2 years.

5.) Project entitled “Emergency Vehicle Pre-emption“ has been sponsored by Department of Science and Technology and Renewable Energy, Chandigarh Administration
Status : Granted

The Department along with Electrical department received a grant of Rs. 2 lakhs for this project to provide continuous movement for ambulances in emergency situations(2016-2017)

CONSULTANCY PROJECTS

The department handles various consultancy projects in collaboration with industries and technical institutions.

a) The department provides 6 weeks and 6 months Industrial Training to the students of polytechnic and engineering colleges in the following Emerging Technologies : Click here more details

a) The department undertake Online recruitement Projects for varions Agencies : Click here more details

NETWORK ADMINISTRATION

The department maintains and coordinates internet services to entire institute, i.e.,

    1. Wired and Wireless connectivity
    2. Maintaining 1 Gbps Internet Connectivity, provided through NKN, Project by Government of India.

Maintenance of computer and other peripherals, website and intranet server is looked after by the department. Also, the department coordinates online submission of the whole institute details in AICTE Web Portal every year.

INSTRUCTIONAL MATERIAL DEVELOPMENT

The department has produced a large number of instructional materials both print and non-print, for the benefit of teachers and students of technical institutions. They are mentioned below:

PRINT

To mention a few of the important materials, they are : Digital Signal Processing, CloudSim simulator, Photoshop, Dreamweaver, Php and Mysql,  Java, Visual Basic etc.

NON PRINT

Apart from the print materials, the department has also produced about 25 video films on various topics pertaining to Computer Science and engineering, CDs on E-commerce, VB.Net, Linux, Java, Active Server Pages etc.

FACILITIES AVAILABLE IN THE DEPARTMENT

  • The department has one laboratory cum classroom and one theory classroom for M.E students of Computer Science and Engineering. The laboratory cum classroom is well equipped with computers with latest configurations and interactive board (Eyeris). The LCD projectors are fixed at each lab.
  • The department has set up a cyber security lab for providing training on Cyber Crime and Forensic tools to Polytechnic and Engineering College teachers.
  • The department has a server room equipped with 6 servers (IBM, HP Brand), Switches, Racks etc. The department is handling Proxy Server, Web Server, Mail Server, and other servers for different project purposes.
  • The department has licensed software of NetSim Network Simulator and Emulator Software, Adobe CS suite, Visual Studio .Net, Network Simulators, Wireless sensor Network kits for research work for ME and Ph.d candidates and also they are used in Short Term Courses.
  • The department also has a cell for hardware maintenance. All the computers and networking equipment of the institute are maintained by the department.
  • The ME students of the department is working with Akash Tablets and working on various projects. The department is the Akash Coordinator of IIT Bombay.
  • The department is equipped with CCNA Academy bundle for providing CCNA training to the outside students. The Dept. has 4 CISCO Certified trainers

There are Main Four Laboratories in the Department

1.) Software Lab (Room No. 108):
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The lab is equipped with 20 latest configuration PC’s (HP Desktop i7, 3.4 GHz/4GB/500GB with TFT monitors / Windows 8) with internet facility. The Lab is equipped with ICT Devices for conducting ICT Mode (through Google Hangout/A-View/PeopleLink video conferencing tools) short-term courses on various technologieslike Open Source Technologies, Cloud Computing, R Language, Big Data Analytics, Windows Server 2000 Administration, Android Programming etc. and for running M.E. Classes. The lab is equipped with licensed NetSim Network Simulator and Emulator Software for R & D
Details of ICT Devices:

  • Two 60 inches and One 40 inches LED Screens
  • High resolution camera
  • Ceil mounted High definition 4 speakers
  • E-desk  with Video Conferencing Software
  • One LCD Projector
  • With Centralized AC




2.)
Cyber Security Laboratory
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Cyber Security Lab has been established under the project "Establishment of Cyber Security & Forensic Training Facility for Technical Teachers Training" sponsored by DeitY, Minsitry of IT, Govt. of India. There are total of 16 PC's with latest configuration duly fitted with LCD projector, motorized screen and multimedia digital podium, two Monosek Servers for the research purpose.All the computers are having internet facility and the Lab is being used for conducting ME classes, research work and various short term courses on Cyber Security using open source technologies and on other emerging technologies in Computer Science and Engineering discipline.


3.)
IBM Software Lab for Emerging Technologies (Room No. 102)
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The lab is equipped with 22 PC’s with latest configuration (i7 PCs with 8GB RAM and 500 GB HDD), internet facility and with necessary softwares (Qualnet, NS2/3, MATLAB/SCILAB etc.). The Lab wasestablished in collaboration with IBM India Pvt. Ltd. andtraining for ME. Students, Ph.D. Scholars and Faculty and Staff of the department was organised on IBM Bluemix software, IBM CE - Enablement Program – Application Security Management using IBM Rational App Scan, IBM CE -  Foundation course on Big Data using IBM Infosphere Big Insights.

  • One LCD Projector ,Projector screen and wall mounted white board.
  • One free standing Electronic Lectern with high sensitive built in interactive 19”monitor having 1280*1024 resolution with 3.3Ghz Processor and 3 MB cache.
  • One interactive Touch Screen having display area 1860.48 *1046.52mm with 3820 *2160 pixel.

4.) Cisco Academy and Network Lab
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The lab is equipped with 15 networked computer systems with internet facility andstate of art facilities such as CISCO Routers (Cisco2911 Integrated Service Router (ISR), Qty-03 ), Switches (Cisco Catalyst 2960-X-24P, Qty-03), Wireless Access Point and Simulator, UPS 10 KVA (APC).

5.)
Computer Network and Support Centre
Support Centre is equipped with OTDR and Accessories, Digital Multimeters, LAN Testers, Power Meters, Source Meters, Punching Tools, Climping Tools, Connectors, UTP Rolls, Wireless Access Points, Splicing Machine, Essential Tools for Assembly and Disassembly of PCs

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6.)
Research and Innovation Lab

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This lab is equipped with networked computer systems with internet facility. This laboratory is equipped with Matlab, Scilab, Qualnet Simulator, Cloudsim , NS2 etc.for the research purpose. This facility is exclusively being used by M.E and Ph.D scholars.


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