Computer Science & Engineering

Dr. Suvasini Panigrahi (HOD Computer Science & Engineering)

Associate Professor & Head


Qualification : B.Tech. (CSE, Utkal University, 2002), M. Tech. (Comp. Sc., Utkal University, 2004) Ph.D., (Engg., IIT Kharagpur, 2010)
Specialization : Database and Information Security
Scope of Computer Science & Engineering

The Department of Computer Science and Engineering, Veer Surendra Sai University of Technology (Formerly University College of Engineering: Burla, Estd-1956), was established in 1994 and at present offers the following four years undergraduate programmes, two years Master Degree programmes and Doctoral Degree Programme as follows :

  • B.Tech. degree in Computer Sc. & Engineering (1994)
  • M.Tech degree in Computer Science & Engineering ( 2008)
  • Ph.D. degree in Computer Science & Engineering (2011 )

It has produced high quality technocrats for the last few decades to cater to the needs of hardware and software industry, R&D organizations, and academic Institutions. The department has been accredited for 3 years since 2006 by AICTE  with the extension of U.G.C. conferred academic autonomy. The syllabi of the Department are updated with many advanced courses to enable students to keep themselves at par with the cutting edge-technology. The teaching in the department emphasizes on fundamental principles, development of creative thinking and the analytical ability to solve real life problems. The Department also encourages its students to engage in extra-curricular and co-curricular activities, personality development, developing team spirit, and developing organizational skills. The Faculty members of the department are involved in diversified advanced research areas like:

  • Parallel Processing
  • Algorithm Engineering and Foundation of Computing
  • Data Communication and Networking
  • Data Mining & Soft Computing
  • Distributed Systems
  • Software Engineering
  • Image Processing

Most of the faculty members have received advanced degrees and/or training from reputed institutions in India. Alumni members of the department hold prestigious positions in leading Software and Hardware companies like Microsoft, IBM, Yahoo, Oracle, Wipro, Infosys, Satyam, TCS, Motorola, Intel, HCL, Samsung, CTS etc in various countries all over the world. Many alumni have been employed in reputed public sector undertakings and academic institutions in India. The department has adequate infrastructures including new laboratories namely Windows NT, UNIX, Computer Hardware, Linux, PC laboratories and one research laboratory for PhD and M.Tech. scholars. The faculty members and students of the department have been honored at National and International level.

The department has a library with good number of books, journals and magazines to help the students to upgrade their outlook in various areas of Computer Science. The department organizes National Technical Seminars, Exhibition, Industry-Institute Interaction Programme every year.