Department of Computer Engineering
Our vision is to make the Computer Engineering Department a centre of excellence that inculcates creativity and contributes to developing technicians with great self-esteem and competency.
The computer engineering programme is a sought-after course by engineering aspirants because of the employment potential that it offers in today’s world. Students learn to design, implement, and manage information systems in various industries.
The youngest department in Central Polytechnic started offering the Computer Engineering stream from 1998–99 academic year. Despite the fact that this department started functioning just before the dawn of the new millennium, Central Polytechnic College can boast about the point that it is one among the first few institutions in the state of Kerala to offer a programme in the field of Information Technology .
Programme Details (Curriculum: State Board of Technical Education, Kerala)
Three-year diploma in Computer Engineering:- In the first year of its inception, 45 students were admitted to this course. Currently, 60 students are admitted to the course every year.
Faculty and Staff
As of now, the sanctioned faculty strength is 9, comprising of head of the department and 8 lecturers.
For the normal functioning of the Computer Engineering Department, the supporting staff strength sanctioned is four.
Facilities and Infrastructure
The Software Lab of Computer Engineering Department is equipped with legal softwares including Open Source Softwares and state-of-the-art hardware and networking laboratories to support application of the knowledge acquired in the classroom sessions.
The Common Computing Facility Laboratory that functions under the supervision of this department enables all students of Central Polytechnic to gain the basic IT skills.
In addition to the Language lab facility, the Computer Engineering Department facilitates IT-related activities of the college like Campus Networking, On-line Tests, Digital Library, and admissions to the Polytechnic, among others.
Above all, the department is focused on transforming the raw young talents that are admitted to the course into committed Computer Engineers who are ready not only to meet the ever changing needs of the Computer Industry but also to serve the society and the nation at large.