B. Tech Computer Science & Engineering

Duration :

4 years (8 semesters), Full Time

  • Course Overview
  • Curriculum
  • Admission Process
  • Career Prospects
  • Highlights & Achievements

With an intake of 150 students in B.Tech., the curriculum of Computer Science Engineering in the GEHU, Dehradun Campus has been designed to meet the industry requirements and also prepare the students for further study and research as part of PG and PhD program. Course contents are delivered in highly conducive environment having spacious classrooms with LCD projectors, state-of-the-art computing facilities, and a completely Wi-Fi campus. Faculty members actively engage students in learning activities. Resource persons from industry and academia are invited at regular intervals to deliver guest lectures, provide training on latest technologies. Students are encouraged to attend and present their papers in various conferences.

A candidate should have completed in 10+2/ equivalent with Physics, Chemsitry and Mathematics from a reputed Board/ Institution. Admissions will be done on the basis of merit. Counseling session for admission to all B.Tech courses will be announced. 

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This course with an excellent take away is recognized by the industry. Some of the companies that have already recruited our B.Tech. graduates are Infosys, Syntel, Satyam, L&T Infotech, NIIT, Infosys, Bench Mark, HCL Tech, EDS, Sapient, HCL Comnet, Caritor, Iflex, Convergys, Onegy Comm. etc.

The Department of Computer Science Engineering & Information Technology at GEHU, Dehradun Campus strives to enhance the employability quotient of its students. This is evident in the placement figures for the academic year 2015 where students of B.Tech CSE received job offers from reputed nationala nd international organizations even before graduating from their respective course.

Event Highlights for the Year 2018
Students of B.Tech Computer Science and Engineering (4th sem ) take advantage of 'Swayam Prabha' ,digital initiative of MHRD(G.O.I) in the university campus.The 32 channels broadcast high quality educational video content covering wide range of subjects and courses .You can either visit www.swayamprabha.gov.in or download the free app 'SwayamPrabha' for the list of channels,program schedule as well as archived videos.

Yashasvi Maken (B.Tech CSE 2012 -16) was offered a position of Software Engineer in Adobe Systems with a joining package of 8 LPA with benefits even before completion of his graduation from Graphic Era Hill University in 2015


The Department focuses on the holistic development of its graduates and post graduates by not only empasizing academic pursuits but by enabling students to stay abreast with the latst trends in the market today as well as the technologies of the future.

Of the many year round interactions, a 1 Day National Conclave on Cyber Security & its Challenges was organized by Uttarakhand Space Application Center (USAC) in association with DComputer Science Engineering & Information Technology at GEHU, Dehradun & Government of Uttarakhand in August, 2015 to discuss preventive measures that can be take to stop Economic Cyber Crimes in the state and in turn the nation. Eminent personalities like the Chief Secretary for the state of Uttarakhand- Sri Rakesh Sharma, Director, USAC & USERC Dr Durgesh Pant, IG of the Technical Unit of Uttarakhand Police- Dr Sadanand Date, Dr Ashok Panjwani of IIT Delhi, Director, Department of Defense, Ashok Kataria, SIO of NIC Satendra Singh were present at this conclave enlightening the students of the reach and pevention of cyber crimes


Additionally, the Department organizes various extra-curicualr activities around the year which inculcates in students integral skills of leadership ability, organizational behaviour and teamwork ability which further prepares them to face the challenges of the corporate world head-on


Collaborations with Industries


TATA Technologies

Graphic Era Group in an effort to foster innovative progress has introduced Industry Specific B.Tech programmes in association with Tata Technologies to acquire global competence that articulates the knowledge and skilss required for the 21st Century. This initiative between Graphic Era and Tata Technologies was cemented in November 2016 with the MoU signing between Prof Dr Kamal Ghanshala, Chancellor- GEU & GEHU and Mr. Anand Bhade, President- Asia Pacific Global Services and Technology Solutions, Tata Technologies.

You can read more about this initiative at our link: http://www.geu.ac.in/geu-tatatech/



Graphic Era Group, encompassing GEU and GEHU, enters into an association with SALESFORCE, the biggest Cloud Computing Players in the international market, enabling students from Graphic Era University and Graphic Era Hill University to prepare and appear for the much touted Industry Level SALESFORCE Certifications and hence enjoy unparalleled advantages in terms of placement prospects. 

The Graphic Era Group takes pride in declaring the fact that our Universities are the only ones in Northern India, to have entered into an MoU with SALESFORCE.


Sapient Razofish

GEHU enters MoU with Sapient Razorfish - This association falls under the Ambit of the Campus Mentorship program run by SAPIENT Razorfish - A privilege enjoyed by only top government engineering institutes across India - such as NITs.

Under this initiative, a leading technology expert heading a major division with SAPIENT Razorfish, is assigned as a Campus Mentor, for ensuring constant technical/non-technical engagements between the Industry and the University. This would include Hackathons, developer meets, Business Lectures and other innovative events sourced from the Knowledge and Resource bank in SAPIENT Razorfish. This exercise will be aimed at ensuring upscaling of the students to the modern day industry standards and ensure they are adept at handling the changing needs at their prospective employers end, taking their technical expertise and employability standards to the next level.


143 students of School of Engineering and Technology at GEHU, Dehradun have been inducted into the IETE Chapter started in the Department of Electronics & Communication Engineering at GEHU, Dehradun.IETE with its vision to reach the un-reached and empower the youth through Technical Education and Skill Development, IETE contributes in the nation’s Human Resource & Infrastructure Development through graduating engineers with technical meetings, conferences, symposia, and exhibitions all over India.


The School of Engineering and Technology at GEHU has been admitted as an Institutional Member of the Indian Society for Technical Education. As a result of this association, ISTE will assist and contribute in the production and development of Top Quality professional engineers needed by the Industry and other organizations and provide guidance and training to students to develop better learning skills and personality.


The School of Engineering and Technology at GEHU has been granted a Life Institutional Membership to the Institution of Engineers on March 2014 which will enable practice of ethical ethos and pursuits of professional excellence for engineering fraternity to serve the humanity through inclusive growth.


The purposes of the Computer Society of India, initiated as early as 1965, has always been scientific and educational growth directed towards the advancement of the theory and practice of computer science and IT. The organization has grown to an enviable size of 100,000 strong members consisting of professionals with varied backgrounds including Software developers, Scientists, Academicians, Project Managers, CIO's , CTO's & IT vendors to name just a few. It has spread its branches all over the country. Currently having more than 500 student branches and rooted firmly at 73 different locations, CIS’s idea has been to spread the knowledge, and provide opportunities to as many as possible. GEHU has now become an educational institution member on the 1st of July, 2014 in order to enable graduate and post graduate students an opportunity to interact with their peers from all across the country as well as eminent members of the industry and academia so as to enhance their career and personal development.


81 students of GEHU have been certified by Microsoft via their Massively Empowered Classroom (MEC).


GEHU is now a community partner of Microsoft!


Some Achievers of the Department are as listed below:


Nitish Agarwal & Pankaj Kholia, a Computer Science & Engineering students of GEHU have together developed an App "Dealzo"- a smart innovation for the common man to save money on ones favorite brands by viewing the nearest deals around one through the App


Lovesh Grover, a Computer Science & Engineering student of GEHU, at the young age of 18 published a paper titled “Weighted Code Approach to Generate Gray Code” which has been accepted for publication in IEEE Potential 2015 issue.


Rohit Joshi, a Computer Science and Engineering post graduate scholar at GEHU, pursuing his thirst for knowledge, and inspired by his mentors to rise and reach out to his potential, wrote a research paper titled Microwave attenuation studies impacted by rain for communication links operating at Tropical regions: A survey. His innovative spirit got recognized on an international scale and his paper selected in the Third International Conference on Advanced Computing in Kuala Lampur, Malaysia on February 10, 2015 organized by the World Academy of Research in Science and Engineering (WARSE) with his paper being awarded the “Best Paper” in the conference.


Abhilash Semwal, a Computer Science & Engineering student of GEHU has developed a prototype for “Mobile Bomb Locator Sensor” which has been declared to be the 7th best research project world-wide by Global Entrepreneurship Summit 2014 organized by IIT Kharagpur. He for his true spirit and vision of innovation has also been bestowed with the title of an Indian Young Scientist at IIT Kharagpur. In addition he was given a 5 Lakh cash prize by the Uttarakhand State Government  presented to him by the Honorable CM, Mr. Harish Rawat. Additionally he was also offered an internship with Steria Pvt Ltd for 10 lakh.


Shubham Aggarwal, a Computer Science & Engineering student of GEHU, has been very proactive in academics and co-curricular activities which can be seen from the fact that he has been certified by Google Analytics Academy in E-commerce Analytics and by Microsoft as well. He has since then been associated with similar initiatives in Graphic Era Hill University having been selected to become a Microsoft Student Associate (MSA). He has also been invited to participate in the Microsoft Student Associate (MSA) program for the year 2014- 2015. Additionally, he has been officially identified as a registered member of the Firefox Student Ambassador Program (“FSA”) which exists under Mozilla Corporation with the mission to promote openness, innovation & opportunity on the Web.



The Department of Computer Science Engineering and Information Technology at GEHU, Dehradun aims to enhance the employability factor of its students by adopting a curriculum which, in association with eminent mebers of the academia and industry, reflects the latest trends in the world of Softwares and Development. Additionally, with its year round interactions with distinguished members of the industry and academia as well as industrial visits, this department encourages students to explore beyond the realm of the curriculum.


Advisory Committee meeting of CS & IT department was held in February, 2016. Views of industry experts, Alumni, Parents and present students were taken. Some of the suggestions had been incorporated and others will be implemented soon. Mr. Kamal Rawat, Senior Scientist, Adobe and Mr. Vikas Jain, Chairman of ADHYAN INNOVATIVE LEARNING, Yashashvi Makin , Alumni and parents of students and some of the students themselves suggested the changes needed in the curriculum..


A Debate Competition LIAISE – Be Heard was organized by Students of IT in 2016 where over 30 students spoke in favour of as well as against the topic- “Advertisement Creates Artificial Needs”.


To inculcate in students essential soft skills of leadership, teamwork and time management, which are essential to ease the campus to corporate transition of any young graduate, the Department encourages students to organize and participate in various extra-curricular activities. One such activity organized recently was "Slapstick"- a fun quiz competition which tested students of the University on a myriad of topics ranging from emoticons to brands and their logos.


Duration :

4 years (8 semesters), Full Time