To become a centre of excellence in Computer Applications and impart innovation-oriented education for building globally competent and socially committed professionals.


  • To develop technically competent professionals and equip them for research, innovations, higher studies and entrepreneurship.
  • To mould software professionals with ethical values for developing technologies emphasizing on societal and industrial needs.
  • To provide a globally recognized academic environment through industry – academia collaborations,digital learning and state of the art skill development.
  • To foster students by enriching universal human values to work in multidisciplinary domains exhibiting leadership qualities and teamwork.
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Department of Computer Applications

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 Artificial Intelligence, 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.

HOD's Message


Welcome to the Department of Computer Applications!!!
As the Department of Computer Applications, we are committed to providing education, research, and innovation that will impact our world for the better, and we strive to develop global leaders and socially responsible professionals. We seek to provide our students with a balance of both intellectual and practical experiences to enable them to serve the needs of society.
“Let us aspire to greatness by immersing ourselves in knowledge “

- Dr. M. V. JUDY
Professor and Head of the Department.


Courses Offered


Master of Computer Applications


Computer Science


Doctor of Philosophy