Department of
Computer Science & Engineering (CSE)

Computer scientists, software engineers, and computer engineers create the computing hardware and software necessary to serve the needs of society.

The department of Computer Science & Engineering is one of five departments in the Faculty of Engineering Studies at BUFT. It is a new department, established in 2018, with a mission is to serve the needs of the nation by providing quality educational and innovative, relevant research programs in computer science and engineering.

The department endeavors to offer first-rate undergraduate education opportunity; conduct research and development technologies in selected areas, and facilitate technology transfer for the betterment of the quality of life. The department consists of six outstanding faculty members who are engaged in breakthrough research across the leading areas of computer science and engineering.

You are welcome you to be a part of of the department of Computer Science & Engineering family. Let us meet the future challenges in the ICT sector and compete in the international market to make this country as 'Digital Bangladesh'.

Program of Study

The department offers an undergraduate program leading to Bachelor of Science in Computer Science & Engineering (B.Sc. in CSE) degree. The program is constructed of an interdisciplinary curriculum drawing on diverse sciences, mathematics and computer sciences & engineering principles.

B.Sc. in CSE (Code: 621)

B.Sc. in CSE program has been designed with a mission is to discover ICT-based new ideas, promote knowledge and apply them for the welfare of the nation. The dedication of the department involves establishing a knowledge-based academic environment where the skilled faculty members offer their best output and students are encouraged to show their best performance.

Profile of the program
  • Name of the Degree: Bachelor of Science in Computer Science & Engineering, abbreviated as BSc in CSE
  • No. of credits: 156
  • Language of Instruction: English
  • Courses Start: Spring (January) & Fall (July) each year
  • Standard time to attain the Degree: Four years (eight semesters, six months each)
  • Minimum grade to attain the Degree: 2.50 in a scale of 4.00

The graduates will be familiar with an active research areas include image processing, pattern recognition, computer vision, software engineering, e-commerce, database systems, data mining, data warehousing, multimedia systems, computer networks, internet technologies, computer graphics, algorithms, signal processing, mobile computing, artificial intelligence, neural networks, robotics, embedded systems, parallel processing, machine translation, automatic program construction, and so on.

Accreditation of the Program

The syllabus for B.Sc. in Computer Science & Engineering program has been designed with experts from BUET and according to the guidelines of the University Grants Commission (UGC) of Bangladesh. The syllabus has been submitted to the UGC of Bangladesh for approval.

Subjects Taught

The program consists of:

# Study Areas No. of Courses Credits Percentage
1 Core Courses 47 100.50 63.80
2 Science & Allied Engineering 15 39.00 24.77
3 Business & Humanities 5 12.00 7.62
4 Thesis 1 6.00 3.81
Core courses (extract)

Computer Fundamentals

Structured Programming Language

Discrete Mathematics

Engineering Drawing & CAD Lab

Object Oriented Programming

Data Structures

Mobile Application Development

Algorithms

Digital Logic Design

Digital Electronics & Plus Techniques

Theory of Computation

Assembly Language and Programming

Microprocessor and Microcontroller

Numerical Methods

Database Management Systems

Data Communication

Computer Architecture

Web Based Development

Operating Systems

Computer Networks

Compiler

Software Engineering and Information System Design

Artificial Intelligence

Image Processing

Ethics in Computer Science

Computer Graphics

Simulation Modelling

Introduction to VLSI System


Allied Engineering (extract)

Introduction to Electrical Engineering

Basic Mechanical Engineering

Electronics Devices and Circuits

Industrial Management


Business & Humanities (extract)

Basic English Language

Bangla Language

Bangladesh Studies

English Communication and Composition

Financial and Managerial Accounting

Principles of Economics


Basic Science (extract)

Physics

Chemistry

Mathematics