To impart innovation-oriented education, to build globally competent and socially committed professionals.


M1: To enhance technical knowledge, research and innovations.

M2: To mould ethical software professionals with intensive knowledge in Computer Science and Applications.

M3: To provide a globally recognized academic environment through industry – academia collaborations, digital learning and state of the art skill development.

M4: To create professionals for developing technologies emphasizing on societal needs.

The Department of Computer Applications is a pioneer department of Cochin University of Science and Technology established in the year 1994. Currently the department offers MCA (Master of Computer Application), MSc Computer Science with Specialization in Soft Computing, MSc Computer Science with Specialization in Data Science, Ph.D in Technology and Ph.D in Science. As of now more than 30 Ph.Ds has been produced in data science and allied areas. This department is bestowed with an experienced team of faculty members with an excellent academic track record and proficiency in data science, machine learning and cyber security. In the last five years the department has more than hundred publications in reputed journals and conferences. Also, the faculty has more than one crore worth funded projects. Curriculum of the department provides good theoretical foundation through high-quality teaching and extensive practical training. In addition to regular curriculum the department organizes workshops, technical seminars, faculty development programmes (FDP), short term training programmes (STTP) and conferences to expose the students with real world problems catering to industrial and societal needs.