The Department of Computer Science and Engineering at the Indian Institute of Technology, Kharagpur, was formed in 1980. Since its inception, the department has always been recognized all over the world for excellence in research and teaching. The Department provides an outstanding research environment complemented by superior teaching for its students to flourish in. Graduates from the department are heavily recruited by both academia and industry. All over the world, ex-students of the Department occupy top positions in both academia and industry. The major areas of research include Computer aided Design of VLSI chips, Computer Networking, Internet Technologies, Image Processing and Computer Vision, Artificial Intelligence, Computer Aids for the Visually Handicapped, Telemedicine, Real-time Embedded Systems, Object Oriented Data-bases, Network Security and Computational Geometry.

CS21003 and CS29003 (Algorithms-1 and Algorithms Lab) will be offered in both (Autumn & Spring) the semesters.


Sandipan Sikdar (PhD student of CSE) selected for the prestigious ICTP/IAEA Step program.


Congratulations to Debdeep Mukhopadhyay, and Rajat Subhra Chakraborty for their book titled Hardware Security: Design, Threats, and Safeguards



Research Areas of our Department
   Algorithms and Theory
   Artificial Intelligence
   Bioinformatics
   Complex and Social Networks
   Data and Web Mining
   Formal Methods
   Information and System Security
   Software Engineering
   Systems and Networking
   Visual Information Processing
   VLSI and Embedded Systems
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