In the academic year of 1991-92, the Department of Computer Science came into existence with an extremely modest infrastructure comprising 3 computers but a great vision. Starting with the B.Sc. General in the annual mode, the academic programmes of the department kept growing and finally in the year 2011-12 B.Sc. (Honours) in Computer Science was introduced. The Department of Computer Science at Kalindi College has kept pace with academic programmes offered by other colleges in the university. With highly qualified and experienced faculty using cutting edge technical assistance and techniques, it has emerged at the forefront among all the departments with high performing students.
In the recent years, the department has taken the lead in the digitization of the course structure and curriculum of the college. Apart from the FDPs, the Department of Computer Science organizes Orientation Programmes, Departmental Fests, Student Awareness Programmes, Academic Conferences and many other events on a regular basis for overall development of the students. The students are also encouraged to participate in academic and non-academic inter-college and intra-college activities.
Scope of the Subject
Computing is at the heart of almost everything in our daily life nowadays. Every industry has good magnitude of intersection with Computer Science which is growing by the day. The Information Technology sector, an allied field of Computer Science, is growing at an even higher rate. The sector recorded the highest growth rate several times in last two decades. It generates the scope of careers for skilled computer science professionals and hence keeps the relevancy of the subject alive. The scope of Computer Science academic programmes covers a broad spectrum of career opportunities. MNCs give a different profile to a Computer Science graduate. To list a few careers options:-Android Programmer,Application Developer,Business Analyst,Data Analyst,Database Administrator,Games Developer,Information Systems Manager,IT Consultant,Multimedia Programmer,SEO Specialist,System Analyst,System Developer,Website Designer etc.
Apart from opting for the jobs available in the market, many of the graduates pursue higher studies such as M.Sc.(CS), MCA, MBA and research degrees after Master degree courses.