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B.Tech. CSE -(Computer Science and Engineering)

About the Programme

The Computer Science and Engineering programme at VIT-AP is a unique blend of hardware and software, allowing students to gain knowledge about the concepts that enable many of today’s fundamental technologies, including Wireless Communication and the Internet of Things.

The initial level courses provide students with a core foundation in programming, mathematical reasoning, physics, and circuit design. The latter part blends fundamentals in computer science including software engineering, database management system, computer networks, operating systems, and computer architecture with fundamentals in electrical engineering including digital logic design and embedded systems.

Elective courses allow students to specialize in advanced areas of computer science. In this programme, you will gain hands-on experience in the theory and application of computing, as well as practical experience through Engineering Clinics, Capstone Project, and Internship. Students pursuing computer science courses will acquire knowledge of the design, implementation, and management of information systems of both hardware and software. You will, further, learn to use computing and information technology to help solve existing and potential real-world problems that we face in business, science, and society.

Career Prospects

Students can either opt for higher studies and carry out research or find a job after the successful completion of B.Tech. in Computer Science and Engineering.
In today’s world, a career in the IT industry is considered to be lucrative because of its high paid jobs and challenging as it offers a competitive environment for career advancement. There are ample opportunities in the areas of database management, data analytics, embedded systems, IoT, computer hardware/software implementation, and maintenance, gaming, web designing, and other related domains.

Students can work in various sectors including public and private as programmers, software developers, data analysts, software and system engineers, system analysts, web designers, website developers, mobile application developers, etc to name a few.

 

The Specialization or Minors or Double Major options for Major in B.Tech. Computer Science and Engineering

 

Major in B.Tech. Computer Science and Engineering


Specialization

Minors

Double Major

Artificial Intelligence and Machine Learning

VLSI

Electronics & Communication Engineering

Data Analytics

Image and Video Processing

Mechanical Engineering

Cyber Security

Embedded Systems

Applied Science

Edge Computing

Internet of Things (IoT)

Business Management

Software Engineering

Electronics & Comm. Engineering

Economics

Geo Informatics

Electric Vehicle Technology

Digital Humanities

Blockchain

Digital Manufacturing

Media and Communication

Automotive Design

Robotics

Mechanical Engineering

FinTech

Digital Marketing

Econometrics

Performing Arts

Computational Mathematics

Corporate Law


 

Know Your Specialization:

Artificial Intelligence and Machine Learning: Artificial Intelligence helps to simulate human thinking and create smart machines, as most of them are being empowered by machine learning or deep learning techniques. It is being used extensively in Healthcare, Agriculture, Marketing, Gaming and Chatbots etc.

Data Analytics: It focusses on analyzing data and discovers hidden patterns through various statistical and data mining tools to enhance business gain.

Edge Computing: It is a process of capturing, storing, processing and analyzing data closer to data sources such as IoT devices or local edge servers, where the data is generated using distributed and cloud computing.

Cyber Security: In this age of hyper connectivity, our digital infrastructure is both an opportunity and risk. Cyber Security is a process of protecting our network, programs, data from unauthorized access and unintended use.

Blockchain: It is essentially a virtual ledger capable of recording and verifying a high volume of digital transactions that is now spreading across a wave of industries.

Geo-Informatics: It provides concepts in Remote-Sensing, Geographical Information Systems training and technical skills required to perform digital analysis of geo-spatial data

Software Engineering: Software engineering is about solving real world problems through effective technical practices such as gathering software requirements, modelling, develop architecture, technical design, implementation, quality assurance, delivery and maintenance.

Computer Science and Engineering: The core competencies of Computer Science and Engineering such as Operating Systems, Computer Networks, Analysis of Algorithms, Database Systems, are covered.

Career Advantage

 

CAREER SCOPE

 

Artificial Intelligence and Machine Learning Artificial Intelligence (AI) is the machine-displayed intelligence that simulates human behavior or thinking and can be trained to solve specific problems. AI is a combination of Machine Learning techniques and Deep Learning. AI models which are trained using vast volumes of data have the ability to make intelligent decisions. It is widely used in different application areas like healthcare, agriculture, marketing, gaming, navigation, marketing, automobiles, social media, e-commerce.

Data Analytics Data analysts are one of the most sought professionals considering the current trend in software development. The demand for such professionals is so high and the availability is less, making the job being offered with a huge salary and perks with the promising careers as data analyst, data engineer, data analytics consultant, quantitative analyst few to mention.

Cyber security Cyber security has become an important aspect in the domain of computer science and engineering with huge demand. Assuming the penetration of the internet in villages, almost all common men have access to it. Consequently, there is an increase in cybercrimes every day due to the mischief of cyber criminals. Considering the different responsibilities, there are roles like security architect, security consultant, penetration tester, security analyst, security engineer few to mention.

Edge Computing Edge computing is an emerging technology which can save cost, improve speed, and avoid latency in the activities of the devices in which it is installed. This course prepares students for careers in the field of autonomous vehicles, remote monitoring of assets in the oil and gas industry, smart grid, predictive maintenance, patient monitoring, virtualised radio networks and 5G (vRAN), cloud gaming, etc.

The primarily concern is to automate the manufacturing processes, improving the quality of human life and replacing humans in hazardous environments. This course also helps to choose the higher study and research in future oriented technologies.

Software Engineering Through this course, career opportunities are profuse and various positions like software developer, application developer, solutions designer, test designer, software architect, IT consultant etc. Roles and responsibilities include design and operating databases, creating and developing solutions for various project and research needs, designing innovative solutions, Formation of test cases, test designs and test data, etc.

Geo-Informatics The Geo-Informatics intends to avail the knowledge of remote sensing and Geo Information System to the students. Remote Sensing includes image processing methods, satellite technologies and use of images in different application areas. Geo Information System deals primarily with the details of a particular location.

  • ★ At VIT-AP, we thrive to provide opportunities to students to learn geo-informatics for their professional career benifit. This specialization allows graduates to build their knowledge and practical expertise in geo-informatics with independent study and project experience.
  • ★ To provide considerable flexibility allowing students to quickly gain the geo-informatics knowledge and qualification they need today, and to add to their credentials. In the end students develop their capacity in independent research, problem analysis and solution.
  • ★ To provide vast set of opportunities in the location-based service providers such as Google and Facebook as well as in other areas like defense applications, agricultural technologies, oceanography and so on.

Blockchain Blockchain is a revolutionary technology that is popularly known as the backbone of Digital Cryptocurrencies, which have been generating incredible hype in the last decade. It gained attention after the introduction of Bitcoin. The career opportunities in blockchain are vast. Few of the respectable positions available in blockchain are business analyst, crypto manager, risk analyst, blockchain legal consultant etc.

Computer Science and Engineering The career opportunities include database designers, system analysts, web developers, application developers, software engineers, full stack developer etc


 
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B.Tech. CSE -(Specialization in Business Systems)

About the Programme

To address the growing need of engineering talent with skills in digital technology, TCS, in partnership with leading academicians across India, has designed a 4 years undergraduate programme on Computer Science titled “Computer Science and Business Systems (CSBS). This course curriculum is designed based on the suggestions given by the TCS, which benefits the students in enhancing their employability skills by making them capable of using the latest computer technology in developing a business management system. The objectives of this course are to cultivate students in Understanding of Contemporary Technology, Understanding of Technology Abstraction, Knowledge of Common Business Principles and Innovation Ability, and Strong in Ethics and Life Value.

The students are exposed to learn the recent trends such as Computational Statistics, Software Development Models, Design Thinking, Cognitive Science & Analytics, Machine Learning, Financial Management, Services Science & Service Operational Management, Marketing Research, and Marketing Management.

Career Prospects

This course will provide industry-ready and employable engineers who can drive innovation and add value to the organization they work for as well as to the nation in the era of Business 4.0. Students can get placement in the product-based companies and service-based companies.The students have career opportunities in Government and Private sectors, Bank and Health Insurance sector, Manufacturing sector, Financial sector, Business Analysis, and Marketing sector.


 
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B.Tech. ECE -(Electronics & Communication Engineering)

About the Programme

The objective of this programme is to learn the concepts of electronics and communication disciplines and apply them to solve real world problems in the industry. It emphasizes the design of hardware systems as well as communication systems.
The students start the programme learning the fundamental concepts of electrical engineering, while doing foundation courses in mathematics and physics in tandem. A student then progresses to study core subjects of electronics such as Analog and Digital Circuit Design, Control Engineering, and communications courses such as Analog and Digital Communications, Signals and Systems etc. The foundations laid by these basic courses enable students to select various electives that provide them with specialized skill sets.

Career Prospects

A student successfully completing this programme would be well equipped with necessary skills to either pursue higher studies or work in industry as IC design engineer, Systems engineer, Embedded Systems Design engineer, RF engineer, Wireless/Mobile network engineer etc.

Design Your Degree (DYD) – Curriculum Opportunities @ SENSE:

The Specialization or Minors or Double Major options for Major in B.Tech. Electronics and Communication Engineering

Major in B.Tech. Electronics and Communication Engineering

Specialization

Minors

Double Major

VLSI

Artificial Intelligence and Machine Learning

Computer Science and Engineering

Image and Video Processing

Data Analytics

Mechanical Engineering

Embedded Systems

Cyber Security

Applied Science

Internet of Things (IoT)

Edge Computing

Business Management

Electric Vehicle Technology

Geo Informatics

Economics

Software Engineering

Blockchain

Computer Science & Engg.

Digital Manufacturing

Automotive Design

Robotics

Mechanical Engineering

FinTech

Digital Marketing

Econometrics

Performing Arts

Computational Mathematics

Corporate Law

 

Know Your Specialization:

VLSI: The objective of this specialization or minor is to provide a student with comprehensive knowledge of VLSI circuits and systems which is essential for electronics chip manufacturing industry. The programme emphasizes the key aspects of hardware design and development for VLSI applications. The prime focus is laid on the areas like VLSI system design, verification methodologies, ASIC design, FPGA based systems design and SOC based design and verification.

Image and Video Processing: The effectiveness of image and video processing in many applications including health care, communication, security, and space have made it a separate entity of Electronics Engineering. The objective of this specialization or minor is to educate our students with theoretical and practical concepts of Image and Video Processing to make them an expert of this field. This minor will offer related courses to provide essential fundamentals for making a career in Image and Video Processing.

Embedded Systems: The objective of this specialization or minor is to provide the key aspects of both hardware and software design and development for real time applications. The prime focus is laid on niche areas like, Embedded Controllers, Real Time Operating Systems, Automotive Electronics and In-Vehicle Networking, Agriculture and Health Care. The embedded discipline is an intersection of computer science and electrical engineering and its applications are found in sectors like automotive industry, avionics, consumer electronics, medical devices and defence.

IoT: The objective of this specialization or minor is to impart knowledge on the infrastructure, sensor and networking technologies of IoT. The takers of this minor will be able to analyse, design and develop IoT solutions to solve real world and industrial problems.

Electric Vehicle Technology: The objective of this specialization or minor is to provide the theory and basic design aspects of automotive and electric vehicle propulsion system. The key focus of this offered programme is to understand the areas that come under the umbrella of automotive electric vehicles including internal combustion engines, battery electric and hybrid vehicle fundamentals, and automotive electric and electronic control systems that are embedded in future automotive industry.

Electronics and Communication Engineering: The objective of this minor is to learn the concepts of hardware systems and communication systems and apply them to solve real world and industrial problems though they have opted for other programs than ECE. Under this minor, core subjects of electronics such as Analog and Digital Circuit Design, VLSI design, and communications courses such as Analog and Digital Communications, Signals and Systems will be learned.

 

Career scope for Specializations/minors from SENSE

 

VLSI The VLSI field is a highly specialized vocation that opens doors to individuals with technical expertise in the area of chip fabrication, processor design, their verification and testing. As our day to day life devices are getting smarter, smaller and still being user friendly and reliable, the VLSI engineers have an ace over others. Industries like Intel, PHILIPS, NXP, Texas Instruments, ARM are the major recruiters for the students having this specialization or as minor.

Embedded Systems Specialization Embedded systems are having enormous demand for embedded firmware and application software. Embedded systems are used in almost every industry varying from automobile manufacturing to mobile manufacturing. Most of the leading companies like Texas Instruments, NXP, Wipro, GE, Motorola, Honeywell, VOLVO, PHILIPS, HCL Technologies, and TATA are recruiting hardware and software system designers to involve in their R&D.

Internet of Things (IoT) As today’s world is driven by internet which controls almost all the devices we use, the need of learning and exploring the field of Internet of Things (IoT) is becoming the thrust area of engineering. This generates a huge demand for professionals from this specialization/minor.

Image and Video Processing The need for skilled engineers in this area has rapidly increased with rising applications. Image and video processing has become a necessity for many applications including bio-medical, chip fabrication, automotive, and space, etc. The area of application is so vast that many sub-areas as biomedical image processing, computer vision, face detection, and remote sensing have been created.

Electric Vehicle Technology Specialization The concern of rising pollution has attracted automobile industries toward electric vehicle technology and has become an essential requirement. Many automobile industries are working on this technology and many have already launched. The immediate need for replacing the crude oil-based automotive has created a huge demand for electrical vehicles and so the skilled engineers. As per the report from the Ministry of Skill Development and Entrepreneurship, the EV industry alone will create one crore jobs by 2030. The leading automotive companies that are hiring engineers for the EV industry are Tesla, Mercedes Benz, Tata Motors, Mahindra & Mahindra Ltd, Maruti Suzuki, Hero MotoCorp Ltd, Bajaj Auto Limited, Toyota Motor Corporation and many more.

Electronics and Communication Engineering (Minor) Electronics and Communication Engineering has always been one of the primary career options for students in India. Since everything is about smartphones and portable connectivity these days, there’s no shortage of job prospects here. The career option for this minor has a wide range varying from top MNCs to small scale start-ups. Some of the major recruiters are Intel, PHILIPS, Texas Instruments, NXP, VMWare, ARM, Vodafone and many more.

 

 
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B.Tech. – Mechanical Engineering

About the Programme

The undergraduate programme in Mechanical Engineering has a strong focus over the design of mechanical systems and hands-on experience. The programme includes in-depth study of thermal, design, manufacturing and automation courses at core curriculum level to design the systems relevant for industries.

In addition to the theoretical and laboratory based curriculum, students have to complete engineering clinics courses and a capstone project. The students have to complete a co-op in the industry for one semester. This degree programme provides a strong foundation in mechanical engineering discipline, development of critical thinking and problem solving skills. Besides the technical skills, the academic programmes also sharpen communication, writing and problem solving skills.

The department has state of the art facilities in the Thermal Engineering Systems Laboratory, Fluid Lab, Materials Engineering Lab, Manufacturing Process Lab, Workshop, Computational Fluid Dynamics Lab, Strength of Materials Lab, Engines Lab, Robotic Laboratory, Heat Transfer Laboratory.

 
Career prospects

The undergraduate mechanical engineers have a huge employment opportunities in the automobile, manufacturing, instrumentation and mechanical engineering design oriented industries.