Computer Engineering
If we take note of the important turning points in history, the advent of computers would surely be on the top of the list. Computers continue to have a significant impact on the way we look at the world; and people well-versed in them, remain in great demand. To fulfil that requirement, the Department of Computer Engineering was established in the year 1985 with a Bachelor's Degree Course in Computer Engineering.
The Department - At a Glance
Student-centric Approach
It has evolved a comprehensive student-centric approach designed to add significant value to the learner in an integrated manner through lab sessions, assignments, training seminars, projects and independent study
Competition Participation
There is a quantum value addition through participation of students and faculty members in various technical events organized at the national and international levels.
  • In February 2018, in the coding competition ‘CODE ON’ organized by Infostretch, Our team, comprising Monil Andharia, Bansi Kasundara, Khyati Godhani and Bhargav Lad, students of batch 2019 , secured first position and won the cash prize of INR 25,000/-.
  • For more details refer the achievements section.
The students carry out their final semester internship in major software companies and organizations like IIT Bombay, Tata Research Development and Design Centre Pune, ISRO, PRL, IPR, Amazon, TCS, Infosys, Tech-Mahindra, Capgemini etc.
Our alumni have been working in leading multinational and national companies such as Google -Mountain View, California, USA, Microsoft research-Seattle, WA, USA, Microsoft research –India, Visa, Tata Honeywell, Amazon-USA, Amazon India, Directi, Cisco, HP, Intel, IBM, Accenture-USA and others, both in India and abroad.
For more details refer the achievements section.
Updated Curriculum
Experts from reputed industries, academic institutes and research organisations like IIMA, ISRO, PRL, TCS etc. give their suggestions and feedback for curriculum updates
Expert Lectures & Workshops
Under the umbrella of Computer Society of India, the department has organised many expert lectures, and conducted workshops and seminars for the students' development in all spheres
  • The student branch of CSI started in the year 2005, has already won the best regional branch award in Region III (Gujarat, Madhya Pradesh & Rajasthan states) for the years 2008-09, 2010-11, 2011-12, 2012-13, 2013-14 and 2015-16.
  • The faculty co-ordinator of CSI has been awarded the 'Young member active participation award for the year 2011-12', 'Longest continuous SBC awards for the year 2012-13 and 2013-14' and 2015-16 and 'Paper presenter award at the international conference for the year 2012-13'
The department has strong tie-ups with various industries across the country - resulting in better campus placements. Some of the major recruiters include Amazon, TCS, Infosys, Tech-Mahindra, Capgemini, IBM, Cognizant, Accenture, Zeus learning, Zensar, Infibeam, Cybage,Inforstretch, openXL, streebo, Synoverge, PCS, KPIT Cummins, eInfochips, Crest Data Systems, Shipment, C-SAM etc.
Social Responsibility
The department has also contributed to the society by doing community services like
  • Conducting several batches covering topics on internet, accounting using TALLY, Photoshop & Page Maker for SEWA (Self Employment Women Association) without charging any fees from the participants
  • Offering computer and internet education to hearing & speech impaired students of Badhir Vidyalaya, Nadiad; girls of Hindu Anathashram, Nadiad; women of Saloon village and school teachers & students of D. P. Desai School, Nadiad
Competitive Exams
The combination of up-to-date curriculum, and the committed, dedicated and competent faculty members has helped our students excel at the national level for the last many years in the GATE exam for admission to IITs and other reputed institutes of the country
  • In GATE 2019, 9 students scored above 90 percentile rank in Computer Science & Engg. Stream and In Gate 2018, 11 Students scored above 90 percentile rank.
  • In GATE 2016, Parth Lathiya, a student of Batch 2016, secured 70th All India Rank in Computer Science & Engg. Stream with 99.95 percentile and 5 Students scored above 99 percentile rank.
  • In GRE 2016 our 13 students, in GRE 2017 our 23 students and in GRE 2018 our 36 students qualified. In GRE 2017, Varun Shah, a student of Batch 2018, scored 334/340.
  • For more details refer the achievements section.
Computing facilities in the department include 5 computer laboratories, which remain available to the students round-the-clock on need basis. The labs include
System Programming Lab
Web Development Lab
Hardware Lab
Multimedia & internet Lab
Microprocessor Lab
Dr. C.K.Bhensdadia, is Heading the department since 1st Jan, 2004, and is one of the 15 members of All India Board of Information Technology Education and is the only member from the state of Gujarat. He plays key role in curriculum design of various universities. He has contributed significantly towards projects for rural development for Department of Information Technology, Ministry of Communication and IT, Government of India and has also worked for consultancy project of a European country. He is with the department as a faculty since 1990 and was a student from 1986-90, in the first B.Tech. Computer Engineering batch of the university.
It is also equipped with HP Proliant ML G6 servers, DELL PowerEdge servers and IBM servers which runs on Linux-based server operating systems with other open source software
These servers are connected to the internet & intranet through manageable switches (100/1000 Mbps) of Ethernet & fibre optic cables
The Department had managed the internet connectivity, intranet connectivity and firewall of the university from January 1997 to December 2015.
Board of Studies
The Computer Engineering Department is governed by a board of studies which includes:
Prof. C. K. Bhensdadia (Chairman)
Professor & HOD, Computer Engg. Dept., DDU
Dr. B. S. Bhatt
Prof., Computer Engg. Dept., DDU
Prof. P. M. Jadav
Assoc. Prof., Computer Engg. Dept., DDU
Dr. M. S. Bhatt
Assoc. Prof., Computer Engg. Dept., DDU
Prof. B. M. Gambhava
Asst. Prof., Computer Engg. Dept., DDU
Prof. S. S. Shah
Asst. Prof., Computer Engg. Dept., DDU
Dr. Shashikant Sharma (External Expert)
Scientist, ISRO
Dr. K. S. Dasgupta (External Expert)
Director, DA-IICT
Faculty Members
With a fast-evolving area and curricula, the faculty members at the computer department has the twin responsibility of adapting fast to the new concepts as well as guiding the students. The esteemed faculty members include
Dr. C.K.Bhensdadia
Professor & Head
Dr. Brijesh S. Bhatt
Prof. Mrudang T. Mehta
Associate Professor
Prof. Prashant M. Jadav
Associate Professor
Dr. Malay S. Bhatt
Associate Professor
Prof. Parag H. Dave
Assistant Professor
Prof. Sheetal S. Shah
Assistant Professor
Prof. Jigar M. Pandya
Assistant Professor
Prof. Bhavika M. Gambhava
Assistant Professor
Prof. Siddharth P. Shah
Assistant Professor
Prof. Ami M. Shah
Assistant Professor
Prof. Ashish K. Gor
Assistant Professor
Dr. Tushar V. Ratanpara
Assistant Professor
Prof. Ankit P. Vaishnav
Assistant Professor
Prof. Jatayu H. Baxi
Assistant Professor
Prof. Apurva A. Mehta
Assistant Professor
Prof. Shaifali P. Malukani
Assistant Professor
Prof. Parth R. Dave
Assistant Professor
Prof. Pinkal M. Chavada
Assistant Professor
Prof. Hariom A. Pandya
Assistant Professor
Prof. Niyati J. Buch
Assistant Professor
Prof. Vanraj N. Dangar
Assistant Professor
Prof. Vivek S. Patel
Assistant Professor
Prof. Pandav K. Patel
Assistant Professor
Prof. Shailja M. Maniya
Assistant Professor
Non Teaching Staff
Mr. Sanjay Bhimani
Ms. Pooja Patel
Mr. Rajesh Desai
UG Programme in Computer Engineering
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