The Department of Computer Science and Engineering at the Indian Institute of Technology Kharagpur, was formed in 1980. Since its inception, the department has been recognized all over the world for excellence in research and teaching. The department has a thriving research environment with active research groups in the areas of Algorithms and Theory, Artificial Intelligence, Bioinformatics, Complex and Social Networks, Data and Web Mining, Formal Methods, Information and System Security, Software Engineering, and Systems and Networking. Graduates from the department are heavily recruited by both academia and industry, and ex-students of the department occupy top positions in both academia and industry all over the world.

Forth Coming Events

Seminar on Semantic and Fuzzy Modelling for Human Behaviour Recognition in Smart Spaces. A case study on Ambient Assisted Living By Natalia Díaz Rodríguez On March 02, 2015 (Monday) in VIP Lab (No.A302) at 09:30 AM

The department is organizing Workshop on Machine Learning and Complex Networks during March 5-7, 2015.


Prof. Pallab Dasgupta elected as Fellow of the Indian Academy of Sciences.

Prof. Ajit Pal published a book titled Low-Power VLSI Circuits and Systems

Prof. Debdeep Mukhopadhyay, and Dr. Rajat Subhra Chakraborty published a book titled Hardware Security: Design, Threats, and Safeguards

Pritam Bhattacharya received the Best Student Paper award in CALDAM 2015.

A start-up cofounded by Deepit Purkayastha raised US$4 million in investments.

Tanmoy Chakraborty won the first prize in the Microsoft Techvista 2015 PhD poster competition.

Dr. Sandip Chakraborty received best paper award in the Networking Track of ICDCN 2015

Aakash Anuj, Palash Mittal, and Sudeep Raja won the first Research Innovation Challenge Cup at XRCI Open 2015.

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