The Department of Computer Science & Engineering aims to impart high quality education to post-graduate and under-graduate students as well as to carry out cutting edge technology in research on various disciplines of Computer Science and Engineering. The Department offers four undergraduate programmes, four post-graduate programmes, one five year integrated programme and a dual degree programme. All the programmes focus on preparing the students for wide range of IT careers and Research equipping them with unique experience - moulding tomorrow's technocrats with high caliber.
To become a Premier Institution of Excellence in Computer Science and Engineering that would develop self sustaining and globally competent Computer Science and Information Technology Professionals.
  • Empower faculties to facilitate teaching learning process effectively and innovatively.
  • Enable faculties with the best of Technologies and Knowledge emerging in the domain of IT.
  • Equip the department laboratories with the power of in-demand Technologies and Software for the On-Demand Industry.
  • Share and Collaborate across the IT Industries for holistic development of skilled and talented students.
  • Impart the students with Ethical values, Critical thinking and Broad based IT skills.
  • Provide necessary opportunities to enable the students to innovate and become Entrepreneurs.
  • Motivate the students to comprehend problems from Inter Disciplinary Domains and offer solution using ICT.
Quality Policy
  • Learn, Teach and Practice validated procedures with transparency.
  • Programme Educational Objectives
  • Establish a career in Computer Science and Engineering Industry, Government, Academia and work collaboratively with Peers
  • Successfully pursue Higher Studies in the field of Engineering, Science, Technology and Management and/or take up Research.
  • Promote Design, Research and implementation of Products and Services in the field of Computer Science & Engineering through strong Communication, Leadership and Entrepreneurial Skills.
  • Engage himself in a Professional, Ethical and Responsible manner to the Profession, Industry, Nation and the Society.
  • Undertake the development of Innovative Systems and Solutions using Hardware and Software integration.
Program Outcomes
  • POs describe what students are expected to know or be able to do by the time of graduation from the program.
  • Prepares graduates to contribute to the Computer Science and Information Technology Profession and Society.               
  • The broad education necessary to understand the impact of Computer Science and Engineering solutions in global and societal context.
  • Ability to apply knowledge of Mathematics, Science, Computing, Engineering and Management to Evaluate, Model and Implement Computing Solutions suitably considering issues such as Economic, Environmental, Social and Ethical.
  • Understand and articulate Professional, Ethical, Legal, Security and Social Issues and Responsibilities.
  • Act and Communicate effectively in Collaborative Work Environment with Peers, Customers, Authorities and Society.
  • Ability for Continuous Learning and apply state of the art Tools and Technologies in Software Development to be a Skilled Employable Professional.
  • An ability to function effectively in multidisciplinary teams to accomplish a Common Goal.
  • Eligible for higher studies in Management, Engineering or Science in any National or International Institution / University , Civil and Engineering Services of Government of India,  Eligible to be Employed in IT, ITES of public, Private or Government Engineering / non engineering domain  or Research.
  • Has the right composition of Knowledge, Skill, Leadership and Managerial Ability to be an Entrepreneur.



There are about 500 students enrolled in the various programs offered by the Department. It has six laboratories equipped with around 500 computers and other state-of-the-art computing facilities to support teaching and research activities.

Learning Ambience at Dr. M.G.R. University is Noteworthy.

  • Syllabus comparable to international university standards and competent faculty.

  • Transparent evaluation system.

  • Modern laboratory facilities with state-of-the-art hardware and software.

  • More than 500 computers and many software packages.

A separate system maintenance department is being established to manage all hardware, software and network facilities of the department and university.

We have well trained Technical Support Team with wide knowledge on latest Technologies.


The Department of Computer Science and Engineering has a Library with 1075 Books under 350 Titles. It has AICTE patronized e-journals. Its Digital Library possesses Teaching Aids, e-books, Educational Videos, MIT Open Courseware, Reference Papers from IEEE, Springer, etc.,



Computing facilities in our department is periodically updated. Most of the systems are of latest configurations and purchased from reputed companies like Sun Microsystems, Wipro, Compaq, Dell and HCL. We have around 500 systems connected through network with high end servers. Our department follows the principle of one man one machine.


Internet facilities are provided to the students from morning 7AM to 10PM (round the Clock). We have established a new internet facility of 2 MBPS with 1:1 compression ratio through R F link. These facilities are given to various departments through fiber optic backbone connectivity.



Research & Development


Our teaching is underpinned by strong research. Research programs in computer science are carried out in the emerging fields of Information technology and Computer Engineering. 

The Department offers the following research programs both in Part Time and Full Time,

  • Doctoral Degree program (Ph.D)

  • M.S. (Research)

  • M.Phil


The research programs focus on the following broad areas:


  • IP Networks, Mobile and AdHoc networks

  • Digital Image Processing

  • Image Compression and Segmentation

  • Neuro Fuzzy Systems

  • Pattern Recognition & Matching

  • Grammatical Inference

  • Cryptography and Network Security

  • Intelligent Systems & Human Computer Interaction

  • Data Mining and Knowledge Engineering

  • Distributed - Object Oriented Technologies

  • Distributed Grid Computing

  • Database Management Systems

  • Web Technology, e-Learning

  • Agent Technology

  • Software Quality Assurance and Management

  • Software Testing

  • Grid Computing

  • Reliability Engineering

  • Fault-Tolerant and Real Time Systems

  • Open Source Programming / Aspect Oriented Programming

The department strives to offer a distinctive environment for the pursuit and expansion of knowledge. Apart from research activity the department organizes a series of workshops, seminars, national / international conferences and symposiums every year.



The mission is to assist faculty and staff members in all aspects to obtain externally funded research projects as well as other scholarly activities. The Process of acquiring Funded Projects starts from the identification of a potential sponsor and the preparation of a proposal, through various administrative steps (related to budgets, personnel, space, sub-contracts, reporting and accountability, patents, negotiations with the sponsor etc) during the course of the project, to the submission of the documents required to complete the project.


Thrust Areas Of Research

  • Multimedia & Image Processing

  • Cryptography & Security

  • Data Mining

  • Grid Computing

  • Bio-informatics

  • Sensor Networks

  • Wireless & Adhoc Networks

Awards& Achievements

CSE is recognized as the Top Notch department of the University
Certification Details

S.No Year Got Certifications
01 Final 50 20 17
02 Third 30 11 14
03 Second 22 9 10



S.No Batch Got Certifications
01 I 40 145 26 90
02 II - - 100 -
03 III - - 50 -

Some of our Students Projects selected under TGMC Project selection program conducted by IBM.

Our Presence

Contact Us 

Head of the Department,
Department of Computer Science and Engineering,
Dr.M.G.R. Educational and Research Institute,
Chennai - 600095

Ph.No : +91 44 2378 2176 Extn: 218
Fax no : +91 44 2378 2165
Mail id : hod-cse[at]