Addressing the grave need of quality education in computer applications at undergraduate level in the Country in general and Gujarat in particular, Faculty of Science introduced 3 year undergraduate Programme leading to Bachelor of Computer Applications (BCA) degree in year 2000 on a self-financed basis. in the last 15 years, since its inception, the programme has earned a very good reputation in the state of Gujarat and is regarded as the most advanced BCA programme in this part of the country. From year 2010 the BCA programme has been restructured according to Choice Based Credit System (CBCS). In order to provide the platform to strengthen the existing academic programs and to initiate and promote research activities in the field of Computer Applications, University established Department of Computer Applications though a senate resolution in 2013. 
In year 2017 Faculty of Science introduced M. Sc. In Information Technology programme, that is specially designed for the graduates in computer/IT discipline in CBCS pattern. This programme has also been received very well by the student’s community and local software industry. The  BCA  programme courses are  also revised  with effect from  the  year 2019 to meet the needs of current trends in IT industry.

Head of Department

  • Prof. Rakesh S. Srivastava
    Department of Computer Applications

    Designation: Offg. Head

    Qualification: Ph.D.
    Phone Nos: 0265-2794269, 2795329 EXT.351, 353
    Email: rakeshsrivastava30@yahoo.co.in
    Experience: PG : 32 YEARS. UG : 20 YEARS
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