Research Programme in Computer Science

Department of Computer Science, University of Kerala, Kariavattom Campus, is one of the few University Departments in Kerala that gives primary emphasis on post graduate studies and research in Computer Science and related subjects. It receives good professional support from National R&D Institutions and Industry in the region. The student community is drawn from the entire state of Kerala and the southern districts of Tamil Nadu and most of them (70-80%) are getting placements in reputed firms, R&D organizations and academic institutions. It is a strong research centre in Computer Science and has published a good number of technical articles in International Journals Conference Proceedings Publications. In recognition of its efforts in research activities, the Dept. of Science & Technology (DST), Govt. of India is supporting it through the FIST programme with a grant of Rs 50/- lakhs. The AICTE gives grants around Rs. 10/- lakhs p.a. as scholarships to students undergoing M.Tech Programme. UGC, KSCST and other agencies also support this Department through funding. A doctorate programme is offered to a limited number of students leading to the Ph.D. degree in Computer Science. So far, 12 candidates were awarded Ph. Ds. during the last 7-8 years. Four students have completed their work and one has submitted the work to the University. In addition, five Full Time Research Scholars and 12 Part Time Research Scholars are continuing their work for the Ph.D. Degree.


Eligibility/Qualification : (i) Masters Degree in computer science with not less than 55% marks. (ii) National Eligibility Test (NET) JRF conducted by UGC CSIR or GATE or the Entrance Test conducted by University of Kerala. (iii) Rules formulated by the University from time to time

Admission Procedure: The Department offers part time and full time Research Programme in various fields in Computer Science such as

  • Image Processing
  • Data Mining
  • Expert Systems
  • Fuzzy Logic
  • Genetic Algorithms
  • Intelligent Agents
  • Knowledge Management
  • Intelligent Information Retrieval
  • Neural Networks
  • Soft Computing
  • Dr.Aji S.
    Asst Professor & Head

    Research Area:

    Dr.D.M.N.Mubarak
    Asst Professor

    Research Area:

    Dr.Madhu S. Nair
    Asst Professor

    Research Area:

    Preethi S Nair
    Full time

    Guide: Dr.Madhu S Nair

    Nirmal S Nair
    Full time

    Guide: Dr.Madhu S Nair

    Bejoy Abraham
    Full time

    Guide: Dr.Madhu S Nair

    Jesna Mohan
    Full time

    Guide: Dr.Madhu S Nair

    Sujith A
    Full time

    Guide: Dr.Aji S.

    Sudha S.K.
    Full time

    Guide: Dr.Aji S.

    Vidhya M.
    Full time

    Guide: Dr.Aji S.

    Meera Mary Issac
    Part time

    Guide: Dr. M. Wilscy

    Bijukumar S.P.
    Part time

    Guide: Dr.Madhu S Nair

    Dhania M.V.
    Part time

    Guide: Dr.Madhu S Nair

    Viji Balakrishnan
    Part time

    Guide: Dr.Madhu S Nair

    Sreeja S.
    Part time

    Guide:Dr DMN Mubarak