Computer Science Department

History of the Department

Department of Computer Science (SF) was started on June 19, 2008 with sanctioned strength of 24 students and now we have intake of 48 students. We have a good laboratory to train the students in practicals. We strive hard to lead students in computer science education that has real world impact , to push the frontiers of the field and produce the next generation's technical developers.

Vision

The Department strives for excellence in creating, applying, and imparting knowledge in computer science through comprehensive educational programs.

Mission

To provide a strong theoretical and practical background across the computer science discipline with an emphasis on software development by Imparting the skills of the students.

Objectives

  1. To educate students how to implement the principles of computer science, mathematics and scientific investigation to solve real-world problems appropriate to the regulation.
  2. To coach student's lifelong learning skills, this will concede them to successfully accommodate to evolve technologies throughout their professional careers.
  3. To equip students for employment and advanced studies, and afford them with momentous experiences in complex software advancement for real-world problems.
  4. To instruct student's effective teamwork, communication and interpersonal skills that empowers them to work with others effectively in their professional careers.
  5. To develop students to function honestly and responsibly, and to be conscious of ethical, social, global, legal, security and professional controversies related to computing.

Highlights

  1. The programmes offered in the department are designed to meet the growing demand for qualified professionals in the field of computer Science.
  2. Computer Lab with latest hardware and software installed.
  3. Well equipped infrastructure & computing facilities.
  4. Good placement records.
  5. Well defined student mentoring process.
  6. Excellent academic results.
  7. Focus on placement preparation & continuous assessment.
  8. Motivation for Self learning initiatives.
  9. Well defined teaching-learning process with use of technology based teaching methodologies.
  10. Orientation programs for 1st year students.
  11. Extracurricular activities such as Computer and Spoken English classes conducted for all students.

Programme Outcomes

  1. Identify problems and formulate solutions for systems and organizations.
  2. Communicate effectively with a range of audiences.
  3. Work effectively as part of a team to develop and deliver quality output.
  4. Recognize the applicability of computing and evaluate its impact on individuals and organizations.
  5. Evaluate and use appropriate methods and professional standards in computing practice.
  6. Apply knowledge of computing within technical domains.
  7. The ability to understand, analyze and develop computer programs in the area of computer science and to solve computer software and hardware related problems.
  8. The ability to gain knowledge in diverse area of computer science and apply for successful career entrepreneurship and higher studies.
  9. Ability to use knowledge of ethical principles required to work in a team.

Programme Specific Outcomes

  1. Apply fundamental principles and methods of Computer Science to a wide range of applications.
  2. Adapt to new developments in the field of Computer Science.
  3. Analyze and compare alternative solutions to computing problems.
  4. Apply advanced algorithmic and mathematical concepts to the design and analysis of software.
  5. Communicate effectively, both orally and in writing.
  6. Think critically and creatively, both independently and with others.
  7. Recognize the social and ethical responsibilities of a professional working in the discipline.

Faculty

Designation Photo Name & Qualification Description
Head of the Department Computer Department Mrs. J.R Suganya
M.Sc.,M.Phil
She has 14 years of experience as the Head of the Department since 2008. Expertise in Image Processing, attended 10 seminars and conferences. Member of Board of Studies in Scott Christian College, Nagercoil since 2016.
Assistant Professor Computer Department Dr.Sunitha.S
M.Sc., PhD
She has 14 years of experience since 2009. Expertise in Software Engineering, attended 12 seminars and conferences and presented 3 papers in National and State level . Published 3 papers in International journals and 1 paper in National journal.
Assistant Professor Computer Department Mrs.Ajitha S Raj
M.C.A.,M.Phil
She has 9 years of experience since 2013. Expertise in Computer Networking, attended 9 seminars and conferences.
Assistant Professor Computer Department Mrs.T.Benila Christabel
M.C.A.,M.Phil
She has 9 years of experience since 2013. Expertise in Image Processing, attended 9 seminars and conferences. Presented 4 papers in International level.

Awards

  1. Management Scholarship for the Student who secure highest mark in I & II semester.
  2. Management Scholarship for the Student who secure highest mark in III & IV semester.
  3. Management Scholarship for the Student who secure highest mark in all the V semester.

Alumnae

The Computer Science Department Alumnae Meet is being conducted every year. The Alumnae meet is to reconnect with the Alumni and celebrate their success and various achievements.

Activities of the academic year 2020-2021

  1. Online e-quiz on the "Basic Concepts of Income tax" was convened by Dr. Chithra James and coordinated by Dr.V.Chitra from 7-6-2020 to 10-06-2020 and E-certificates were issued to the participants who score 50% and above and 334 staff and students participated.
  2. "National level awareness E-quiz 2020 on Cost Accounting" was conducted during 30-06-2020 to 05-07-2020. Dr.T.P.Sherin organized this quiz and 253 staff and students participated and e-certificates were issued.
  3. A webinar on seven rules for effective people was organized on 25-01-2021. Dr. Mercy Justin an alumni of our department now serving as a Dean, Lourdes Matha Institute of Management Studies, Kuttichal, Trivandrum spoke effectively. The google meet link used for this meeting was eqj-tach-dvw. Second year B.Com students participated In this meeting.
  4. One day seminar on Income tax Practitioner training - live demo was organized on 11th February 2021 in association with Values Viruksha Private Limited, Chennai. Mr. D. Sundaramoorthy, the academic Coordinator gave a live demo on the assessment of individuals. Final year UG and PG students participated in this and Certificates were distributed. On that day Computer Association was inaugurated.
  5. "Global Money Week" 2021 was celebrated in collaboration with Securities and Board of India. We conducted a webinar on 24th March2021. Dr. Swarna Victorops Nagson, The Head of the Department of Management Studies C.S.I. Engineering College, Thovalai, and an empanelled certified trainer was the chief guest. The theme of GMW-2021 was "Take care of yourself and take care of Money".

Activities of the academic year 2019-2020

  1. The Computer Association was inaugurated on17-08-2019. Ms.Shanthi, Vice Principal, Tamil Nadu Mercantile Bank Academic staff College was the chief guest.
  2. Awareness Programme on ACS was conducted on 30-08-2019. Mr.I.Raja and Mr.S.Selvaraj from Madurai Chapter of the Institute of Company Secretaries of India motivated the students to join in ACS course.
  3. Entrepreneurship Day was celebrated on 17th September 2019. Mrs.Jenisha, Proprietor of Jeni Fashion Boutique gave a motivational talk from her own experience.
  4. 53 students and 3 staff members went on a tour to Bangalore and Mysore from 19th September to 23rd September by train after getting permission from Joint Director, Tirunelveli.
  5. On 30th September we celebrated the Joy of Giving in Saribath Old Age Home near Asaripallam. Snacks and lunch were distributed to the inmates of that home. Students realized the need for helping the poor.
  6. An awareness programme on health was conducted on 1st October 2019.Dr.Susan from Williamsí hospital gave an inspiring speech on womenís Health issues. She cleared many doubts raised by the students.
  7. A Seminar on creating Emerging and Innovative Entrepreneurs was conducted on 14th February 2020 in Association with Cape Resource Forum. Dr.Selvan of SIYB Educationalist Trainer and Dr.C Subathra, Honorary Vice President of Cape Research Forum were the Resource Persons. Students from various colleges participated with great interest. Certificates were distributed to the participants.
  8. An International Conference on Trending Frontiers and Prospects of Management and Computer was conducted on 04-03- 2020 in Association with Cape Research Forum with a strength of around 500 members from various Colleges. Dr. A.Tamil Arasu, Associate Professor, Department of Cooperatives, AMBO University of Ethiopia and Shree. C. Chandra Kumar C.E.O of Firstman Online Filings (P) Ltd Chennai and Dr.C Subathra were the Resource Persons.

Activities of the academic year 2018-2019

  1. An entrepreneurial development programme was conducted on 30-08-2018. The Chief Guest MRS. Renisha Winston B.Sc (Agri.)., Proprietor i- manager,an Entrepreneur gave a valuable speech how women can become a successful entrepreneur .
  2. In order to encourage the students to join ACS an awareness programmes on Associate Company Secretary Course was conducted on 20/09/2018. T. Raja in charge of Madurai Chapter of ICSI was the chief guest who encouraged the students to join ACS Course.
  3. Department of Computer conducted a seminar on career opportunities in Computer on 19/02/2019. Mr.Sarath Sundar and Mrs.T.Deepika were the resource persons .valuable ideas were shared on the current job opportunities available to the Computer graduates in the field of Computer.
  4. Department of Computer conducted the Awareness Programme on Launch of "INDIA POST PAYMENTS BANK" on 28/08/2019. SRI.V.P.Chandra Sekhar, Senior Superiendent of Post Office, Kanyakumari Division and Shri.R.Naveen, Senior Branch Manager, Nagercoil were the resource persons .
  5. A discussion on "Budget 2019" was made in the Department of Computer.
  6. A national seminar on "Emerging Funds in Financial market" was conducted on 5-3-2019. Dr. T Rajesh, Asst. Professor, Government College, Nedumancaud and S.LT. Dr. S.Priya, Assistant Professor in Computer, Mahatma Gandhi College, Thiruvananthapuram were the resources persons. Staff and students from various colleges participated with great interest 32 papers were presented by participants which will be published in Bhodhi online Journal.
  7. Department of Computer conducted a seminar on "Principles of Insurance and Job opportunities in Insurance Industry" jointly with Nagercoil Insurance Institution (Affiliated Insurance Institute of India ,Mumbai)on 14.03.2019 at Moderator Ganadhason Hall. Key-note address was made by Sri. B.Muthuraman, Chairman, Nagercoil Insurance Institute. Sri. K.Velayutha Perumal, Assistant Divisional Manager, (Rtd) LIC of India made the presentation on principles of Insurance and C. Yogidhas, voting Council member of Nagercoil Insurance Institute delivered the job opportunities in Insurance sector.

Activities of the academic year 2017-2018

  1. Computer association was inaugurated on 20th July 2017 that aimed at diversifying the learning experiences and widening the horizons of the students. The ceremony began with the formal installation of the five elected office bearers.
  2. A career awareness programme was organized in linkage with the Institute of Company Secretaries, Madurai Chapter on 27th July 2017. C .S .S. Paramasivan, Company Secretary, V .T. Mills Madurai explained how ACS programme serves as a platform for students to become Secretaries in Companies.
  3. A workshop on "G S T - A New Tax Reform" was organized by the department on 11th September 2017. The objective of the workshop was to offer detailed insights into GST frameworks and its implementation challenges in India. The guest speaker for the event was Mr. N. Edison, former Deputy Commissioner of Commercial Taxes, Tamilnadu.
  4. The students of Computer Department visited the old age home 'Rojavanam' as part of celebration of Joy of Giving Week. Students had a wonderful time with the elderly people there.
  5. To inculcate students with the recent trends in the modern commercial era, an Inter-disciplinary. "International conference on Innovative and Emerging Strategies in Economics, Computer and Management" was jointly organised by the Department of Computer and Economics on 05/01/2018. Students of our college and various other colleges actively participated in the conference and 115 papers were presented in the conference. The papers were published in "Roots International Journal of Multidisciplinary Researches" a Peer Reviewed Refereed Journal with Impact factor.
  6. Product launch event was, organized by the department to stimulate creatively and intellectuality and to develop technical presentation skills, collaboration and team building among students. Main objective of this event was to promote women entrepreneurship among students. The event was inaugurated by our Principal Dr Nirmala Manuel. A cash award of 1000 for first prize, 750 for second prize and 500 for third prize were given to the winners. Certificates were issued to all the participants.
  7. A one day workshop on "Impact of G.S.T. on Indian Economy - Current Reviews" was organized for Computer students. Dr. C Ganlin Shiny, Assistant Professor, Voorhees College, Vellore, was the resource person. She explained the impact of GST after its implementation, difference between present Indirect Taxes and GST and the benefits and challenges of GST after implementation
  8. A one-day workshop on financial literacy was organized by the department of Computer on 8th February. Mr R. Venkatesh, Assistant professor and Head, Incubation Center, Care School of Business Management, Trichy was the resource person. The session was a great platform for students to get an exposure about new financial terms and emerging trends in finance.
  9. Initiatives were taken in the department to promote entrepreneurship among women by celebrating Women's Empowerment Day on12th February 2018. Sales event was also organized where students participated in business activities and earned profit.
  10. Department of Computer is outstanding in research. Dr. V. Chithra, Assistant Professor of Computer, has been awarded Ph.D in Computer, during this academic year.
  11. Five candidates have been awarded Ph.D through the Research Centre.
  12. Department of Computer is organizing ACCS foundation programme for B.Com Students. 14 students joined the course

Activities of the academic year 2016-2017

  1. A one day awareness and training programme on Modern Banking was organized.
  2. Initiatives were taken in the department to promote entrepreneurship among women by celebrating Women's Entrepreneurship Day. Sales event was also organized where, 43 students participated in business activities and earned profit.
  3. A state level Business Quiz "Com-Quiz" was organized to prepare our students for competitive examinations.
  4. An industrial visit to "Daily Fresh Fruits India Private Ltd.", Namakkal, Tamilnadu, enhanced student's knowledge on production, marketing, financing and human resource management.
  5. Dr. Mahil Kamalam and R.Ra. Pon Narayanee of III B.Com (Regular) won the best paper award in the International Conference organized by the Department of Computer, Sarah Tucker College, Tirunelveli.
  6. Two candidates have been awarded Ph.D through the Research Centre.
  7. To equip the faculty and research scholars with the latest advancements in research two days workshop on "Statistical Package for Social Sciences" was organized.
  8. Apart from academics students from Computer department excel in extracurricular activities also. 59 prizes and 2 overall championship for the department were won by them in the National and State level Symposiums organised by various Colleges and University.