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Presidency University Shapes Future Tech Leaders in Computer Science

Staff Correspondent

Published: 12:53, 2 November 2023

Presidency University Shapes Future Tech Leaders in Computer Science

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In the era of artificial intelligence, where technology influences every aspect of our lives, the role of computer science and engineering is just tremendous. At Presidency University, the Department of Computer Science and Engineering has been playing a pivotal role in producing quality graduates who are well-equipped to excel in the ever-changing field of computer science.

Strong Faculty line up

One of the key strengths of the Department of Computer Science and Engineering is its highly qualified faculty team. The department possesses a group of faculty members who are highly qualified as well as passionate about their work. Moreover, they have wide experience from both academia and industry. As a result, it is ensured that students receive a well-rounded education that combines theoretical knowledge with practical applications. The faculty members are also committed to promoting a culture of research and innovation. This feature also plays a crucial role in shaping the quality of graduates.

Up-to-date and Innovative Curriculum

The curriculum is designed in such a way that students are exposed to the latest advancements in the field. This approach allows students to acquire the fundamental knowledge necessary for a strong foundation while also staying up-to-date with emerging trends and technologies. Regular curriculum updates keep pace with the rapidly changing tech landscape, enabling students to develop skills and expertise that are in demand by the industry.

Modern Lab Facilities

Presidency University has developed modern lab facilities and other resources to support computer science and engineering students. The department's laboratories are equipped with the latest hardware and software, allowing students to gain practical experience.

Research Opportunities

The Department of Computer Science and Engineering at Presidency University encourages students to engage in research and innovation. This is facilitated by Presidency University Research Center as well as collaborations with industry partners. Students have the opportunity to work on cutting-edge research projects, publish papers in renowned journals, and present their findings at national and international conferences. The research activities are guided by Dr. Ishtiak Al Mamoon, Associate Professor and a devoted researcher.

Industry Collaboration

To bridge the gap between academia and industry, the department with the help of Office of the Student Affairs and Career Services actively collaborates with leading tech companies. This collaboration comes in the form of internships, workshops, seminars, corporate visit and guest lectures. Students gain exposure to the practical aspects of the field, learn from industry experts, and have opportunities for networking and mentorship. These connections and activities often lead to job placements.

Soft Skills Development

The department doesn't only focus on technical skills but also emphasizes the development of soft skills like communication, team spirit, interpersonal skills etc. Students are encouraged to participate in different extracurricular activities organized by Office of the Student Affairs and Career Services. This holistic approach ensures that Presidency University graduates not only excel in their technical roles but also possess the interpersonal and leadership skills that are highly valued in today's workplace.

Alumni Success Stories

The true testament to the quality of graduates produced by the Department of Computer Science and Engineering at Presidency University is the success of its alumni. Many of them are working in top tech companies, startups, and academic institutions. Their achievements reflect the department's commitment to producing well-rounded individuals who can make a significant impact in their chosen fields.

The Department of Computer Science and Engineering at Presidency University is producing graduates who are well-prepared to meet the demands of the ever-changing tech industry. Under the dynamic leadership of Prof. Dr. Abul L. Haque, a renowned academician in this field, the department stands as a beam of excellence in computer science and engineering education. It is obvious that its commitment to producing quality graduates will continue to make a significant impact on the industry and society as a whole.


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