The Department of Computer Science and Engineering at IIIT-Nagpur was established in 2016. The department is currently headed by Dr. Jitendra Tembhurne.
The department has academic programs with the sanctioned strength of 210. The PhD program was introduced in 2018 under Visveswaraya Scheme (under MeitY) with 10 sanctioned seats.
The Department of Computer Science and Engineering is dedicated for innovation and research in inter-disciplinary areas. The department continuously putting the valuable efforts to provide the students latest state-of-the-art curriculum which can be applied to solve the real-time problems in the industries and society.
The department is equipped with all the state-of-the-art laboratories with latest technologies and platforms along with best in class computing facilities.
The department is equipped with proficient Faculties with Ph.D’s form IIT/NIT and from renowned institutes across India having specialization in the following areas;