The Department of Computer Science and Technology (CST) was established in 1982. Currently the department has students in 4-year Undergraduate (BE), 5-year Dual-Degree (B.Tech and M.Tech), and 2-year Postgraduate (M.Tech) programmes. Starting from the academic session of 2014-15 for subsequent 3 years (that is, upto 2016-17) the department had offered 5-year Dual-Degree Programme in place of 4-year Undergraduate programme.

The department always maintains state-of-the-art infrastructure and facilities for advanced research and consultancy. The department was accredited by the National Board of Accreditation (NBA) as 'A' grade and received ISO 9000 certification in 1999-2000. The department was also honoured as the DST-FIST sponsored department in 2004. The department was ranked 10 in a nationwide survey conducted by Silicon India in 2012.

Vision

To be recognized globally for excellence in academic programs and innovative, applied and socially relevant research.

Mission

To provide the students with a firm foundation of both the theory and practice of Computer Science and Technology through a comprehensive undergraduate and post-graduate curricula, and  to strengthen creativity, nurture innovation, and develop the ability to carry out research and solve real -world problems.