Dr. P. Jayaprakash,
DEAN (Administration) and HOD – CS

Dr. P. Jayaprakash started his career as Lecturer in the Department of Electrical Engineering in College of Engineering , Trivandrum and served there and in other Government Engineering Colleges like , Government Engineering College Trichur and Government Engineering College Idukki, Government Engineering College Barton Hill, Trivandrum for about 25 years in various capacities as, Lecturer in Electrical Engineering, Lecturer in Computer Science & Engineering, Assistant Professor, Professor in Electrical Engineering and Principal. He was on deputation and worked as the Professor & Head of the Department of Computer Science & Engineering, in the University College of Engineering, M,G University for 3 years. He has also worked as Associate professor and Dean of Computer Science in Troy University, USA (Sharjah Campus) UAE for four years. On deputation he has also served as the Programming Officer, in the Finance Department, Government of Kerala. He was the project coordinator of the World Bank aided MHRD project TEQIP (Technical Education Quality Improvement Programme) while working as Professor & HOD in the Department of Electrical Engineering, Government Engineering college, Barton Hill, Trivandrum.A graduate in Electrical Engineering from Kerala University, post graduate (M-Tech) in Computer Science from Cochin University of Science & Technology, he took his Ph.D in Computer Science from Cochin University of Science & Technology in the area of Knowledge based GIS. He has guided many projects in the area of computer Science and Electrical Engineering and has many papers in his credit. Attended many national and International training programmes and got training in various laboratories and research centres in the Electrical and Electromagnetic Engineering divisions of the Royal Institute of Technology, Stockholm, Sweden.
You can contact him at Mobile No:9446701673, E-mail ID : jpavithran2011@gmail.com, hodcs@mcetonline.com

Department of Computer Science and Engineering


The department commenced in  2002 offering B.Tech degree in Computer Science and Engineering.

Further in 2012 M.Tech degree course in Computer Science and Engineering  was started in the department. The department is well supported by the state- of- the-art facility and a team of well qualified and motivated faculty. The department is located on it’s own independent CS/IT block in the campus with pleasant setting of a serene atmosphere. Apart from extending the regular training to the students within the frame work of the University curriculum, special emphasis is given to further value addition by imparting  training to the students on emerging areas that cater to varying needs of the industry and other organizations.

 The department provides and supports high quality education and training to encourage independent thinking and initiatives in students. A close rapport is maintained with researchers in the field of Computer Science & Information Technology in other Universities within the country and abroad. Faculty and students co-ordinate with investigators in research and industrial organizations to maintain the pace with fast changing trends in IT and related industries.

We offer add-on courses like CISCO Certified Network Training Programmes and Microsoft Certified Training Programmes along with Computer Hardware Training programmes to the students to enhance their skills. Various courses on free and open source Software, Artificial Intelligence and Machine learning  and Deep learning are also offered.

Department offers following degrees

  • B. Tech Computer Science and Engineering
  • M. Tech Computer Science and Engineering


Additional Facilities for M.Tech Course

To address the enhanced technical and academic requirements of the M.Tech students the following additional facilities are provided

  • A separate PG and Research Laboratory is set up to cope up with the enhanced hardware and software requirements. The Systems in the laboratory are installed with the advanced simulation and training packages. The laboratory is extended to the PG students even after the normal working hours of the college.
  • The department has signed an MoU with C-DAC (T) to enable the PG students to do their thesis project in association with the technical expertise and support of the research organization.
  • National conferences are organized by the department in a regular manner to help the PG students to present their research papers in the conference and subsequently to be published in one of the International Journals which the department will collaborate with.
  • The department library is always updated with the latest requirements of text books on advanced areas on elective subjects for the PG students.
  • Expert lectures by external faculty and researches from other universities and research organizations are organized in a regular manner.


Departmental Activities

Membership in Professional Bodies

All teachers of the department are life members of ISTE. Many students of the department are members of student branches of IEEE and ISTE.