Computer Applications Department

Head: Dr. Anindya Halder

Contact: 03651-223107

Address

Anindya Halder, Teacher-In-Charge
Department of Computer Applications,
North-Eastern Hill University,
Tura Campus, Tura, Chandmari 794002
Meghalaya

History

The Department of Computer Applications established in the year of 2012, under the School of Technology, NEHU, funded by MHRD, Govt. of India, with a prime focus to impart quality, career/research-oriented course in computer application to produce best possible manpower in the field.

Profile

The Department is offering three years Master of Computer Application (M.C.A.) programme and Ph.D. since 2013, and 2016 respectively. The core part of the curriculum embodies theoretical and practical knowledge basic to the industry/academic/research. In addition to the core courses the programme also incorporates current and emerging technologies relevant to the field of computer application. To tackle theoretical and real life problems, the syllabus/ coursework has been designed by balancing various core, specialized and elective courses. The syllabus also includes several practical papers and challenging projects etc. The M.C.A. curriculum is also enriched with management papers to give an exposure to student in the field of corporate management.

Infrastructure Facilities

Currently the Department has well-equipped state-of-art computer laboratories consisting of 80 modern desktop computers, three servers, seven work stations with latest configuration. The latest licensed software as per the requirement of the syllabus are also available in the department. Department also has 3 microprocessor trainer kit at present.
All the class rooms are equipped with digital teaching aids like LCD projectors. Enriched collection of books on the subject is available in the Central Library of the campus.

Activities

  • Running one UGC major research project.
  • Organized North-Eastern Workshop on LaTeX: A Document Preparation System during 09-11 September, 2014.
  • Organized North-Eastern Workshop on LaTeX: A Document Preparation System during 09-11 September, 2014.

Future Agenda

  • Planning to organize International Conferences.