The Department of Computer Applications is one of the pioneering departments of the institution that offers Information Techonology courses such as MCA and one among the top five offering MCA courses in the country. It is committed to impart quality education in the sub-fields of IT, a field growing in leaps and bounds. The curriculum is so made that the course provides a good theoretical foundation through high quality teaching complemented by extensive practical training. It is dedicated to the mission of inculcating value-based, socially committed professionalism to the cause of overall development of students and society
This department currently offers two full-time post-graduate programmes — three-year Master of Computer Applications (MCA) programme and two-year Master of Science (Operations Research & Computer Applications) [M.Sc.(OR & CA)] programme. This department comprises of twelve faculty members (of them, nine with doctrate degrees) and is actively involved in research and in carrying out projects besides teaching. The persistence of the dedicated faculty in maintaining the standards is manifest in the successful placement and in the production of Ph.Ds. To keep in touch with the ever growing technology, the faculty members participate regularly in refresher courses and symposia conducted by various universities and research institutions.
The students are provided with ample oppourtunities to improve their organisational skills and group dynamics. They are motivated to handle seminars and to participate in group discussions. Apart from emphasizing on consistent and good academic performance, the department encourages participation in the co-curricular and extra-curricular activities to bring out the latent talents in its students.
The Head of Department,
Department of Computer Applications,
National Institute Of Technology,
Tiruchirappalli - 620 015.
Phone : + (91) (431) 2503731
Fax : + (91) (431) 2500133