Department of Computer Science, University of Kerala has generated a strong post graduate culture in computer studies. It offers two master's level programmes; one for science graduates and another for graduates in technology. It has developed very active research programmes as well, guided by a faculty with working experience in world renowned International Institutions. The Department offers a conducive environment for learning, thinking and achieving.
The M.Tech students undergo a cohesive and strong four semester program in Computer Science with specialization in Digital Image Computing. The program includes a basket of theory papers and practical, case studies and a full year project work. The course covers the subjects in Computer Science and Image Processing like Pattern Recognition, Image processing, Data Compression, Embedded System, Neural Networks , Artificial Intelligence , GIS , Software Engineering etc. The case studies in all two semesters intensively focus on the systematic design and implementation of various technical applications through which the students attain the skills in system development and team spirit. As part of the course, the students undertake live research projects from institutes and industries like ADRIN (Ministry of Space), NRSA Hyderabad, Sree Chithra Institute of Science and Technology, C-DAC etc.As a part of course the students undergo Industrial Training in institutions like Sree Chithra Institute of Science and Technology Trivandrum, CDit,Nest, Cyber Fornecis- C-DAC , CESS-Akkulam, ISRO-IISU etc
The Department offers this M.Tech programme for graduates in Computer Engineering related subjects or post graduates in Computer Science Computer Applications. The programme runs under the Credit and Semester System and approved by AICTE . Admissions are done through GATE competitive tests. More than 100 students did their Master's dissertation work on image processing and completed their M.Tech programme in the Department since 2000.
No. of Seats: (As approved by AICTE).
Students with valid GATE score may be provided with scholarship by AICTE / MHRD subject to availability of funding.