• Sleepy Hollow, Nainital, Uttarakhand
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Computer Science Department: SSJ Campus, Almora

The Department of Computer Science, Kumaun University, SSJ Campus, Almora is one of the earliest Computer Science Departments in Uttarakhand State. The technical environment on the lap of nature with blessing of the Himalaya attracts high quality students from all over India and has an impressive educational, technical and professional record.

Currently the department has 02 regular and 04 contractual faculty members and more than 250 students working towards their regular graduation, professional graduation, Master’s as well as doctoral degree programs.

One of the strength of the department is its highly qualified and learned faculties and other is strongly equipped culture of classrooms as well as laboratories combination. The joint venture of them makes an environment for students to develop them as a successful person with the virtue of life.

The regular revision of curriculum helps the department to upgrade the students to meet their requirements related to recent trends and technologies growing in the professional era. The Seminars, Symposiums and Workshops organized by the department, give a chance to introduce the students with the icons of related fields and to cope up with the industrial demand.

Programmes Offered:-

The department is running the following courses at present.

Programmes Offered:
  • 1. B.Sc.
  • 2. M.Sc
Professional Degree Programmes:

BCA: It is the most successful professional programme among all the professional programmes run by the campus at graduation level since 2006. The course has an intake of 60 students. Since the first batch of this degree our alumni are settled in reputed MNC’s, Research Institutes, PSU’s and different government departments.

The program is a light of hope for the students of rural and remote areas having low economy to fulfil their dream of being a successful professional graduate. Due to higher placement rate with quality education the program is yet the first professional choice of the students.

The curriculum of this program is designed and upgrade regularly according to the advancement in the technology so that it is fruitful to the students to meet their requirements related to recent trends and technologies growing in the professional era.

Other Programmes:

Doctoral Degree Program.

Vision of the Department

To generate competent professionals to become part of the industry and research organizations at the global level with moral values committed to build a vibrant nation.

Mission of the Department
  1. To strengthen the core competence in Computer Science through analytical learning.
  2. Providing a strong theoretical and practical background across the Computer Science discipline with an emphasis on application development.
  3. Inculcating professional behaviour, strong ethical values, innovative research capabilities and leadership qualities.
  4. Empowering the youth in rural and remote communities with computer education at the minimum cost.
Head of the Department

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She has done her Post Graduation from GBPUA&T, Pantnagar, and she joined this university as assistant professor in 2008. She has attended more than 30 national and international academic programmes magnificently and has presented more than 25 papers in national and international conferences and published many papers in national and international journals, She has written one book and She is the member of many Indian academic association like Indian Science Congress Association and Indian Unit of Pattern Recognition and Artificial Intelligence.

Computer Science Department: DSB Campus, Nainital

In the year 1988 computer science was introduced as a paper at under graduate level in Kumaun University. In the year 1990, computer science was given the status of an independent department. M.Sc in computer science was started in 2010. PhD program in computer science is starting in 2013. The department is also running BCA (self finance) program.

Computer Center:

It is also a part of computer science department. Scientific computing facility is available in the center like machine learning algorithm, mathematics etc. The center helps in research works.


Other than regular program is CISCO LOCAL academy. This is an online course. CCNA certificates are provided to the students after their training.

Research activity:
  1. Machine learning
  2. Image Processing
  3. Artificial Intelligence
  4. Fuzzy Logic
Software details of the department:-
General software:
  1. Octave
  2. Statistical
  3. Adobe creative suit premium
  4. Sky lab
  5. Open office
  6. Visual studio 6.0
Operating System:
  1. Solaris
  2. Linux
  3. Mac-OS 10
  4. Windows
Frame Work:
  1. Open CV
  2. .NET
  1. C
  2. C++
  3. Java
  4. Python
  5. Ruby
    Networking Hardware:
  • CISCO-2600 series router
  • 2950 series switch (catalysts)
  • Delink- DL-1750 router
    PC Details:
  • Number of P4 and higher computers is 25+
  • Number of thin client computers is 20.
    Other Device:
  • Projector: - 1
  • Printer cum scanner: - 2
S.No Server Name Configuration
1 Apple server quad core processor, 2TB HDD
2 NASserver 3*4 TB HDD
3 Oracle Sun blade server 8 GB RAM, Xeon processor, 2 * 146 GB SCSI Hard Disk 10KRPM
4 IBM server X Series 225 server, Xeon processor

Head of the Department

Name : Ashish mehta

Phone :

Email : ashishmehta19@gmail.com

Faculty Members of SSJ Campus, Almora
S.No Name Designation Specialization Email Phone Photograph Academic Profile
1 Parul Saxena Assistant Professor Signal Processing, Artificial Intelligence parul_saxena@yahoo.com  Parul Saxena	View Profile
2 Dr. Manoj Kumar Bisht Assistant Professor Software Engineering and ICT, e-initiatives manoj_kubisht@rediffmail.com Dr. Manoj Kumar Bisht View Profile
3 Mr. Bhagwati Prasad Pandey Assistant Professor(Contractual) Natural Language Processing bp.pandemca21@gmail.com Mr. Bhagwati Prasad Pandey View Profile
4 Dr. Susheel Chandra Bhatt Assistant Professor(Contractual) e-governance bhatt.susheel@gmail.com Dr. Susheel Chandra Bhatt View Profile
5 Er. Raveendra Nath Pathak Assistant Professor(Contractual) Remote Sensing and Image Processing errnpathak@gmail.com Er. Raveendra Nath Pathak View Profile

Faculty Members of DSB Campus, Nainital
S.No Name Designation Specialization Email Phone Photograph Academic Profile
1 Ashish mehta Assistant Professor Machine Learning, Digital Image Processing, ashishmehta19@gmail.com Ashish mehta View Profile