Department of Computer/IT Engineering

About the Department

Department of Computer Engineering was established in the year 2009, with the objective of imparting quality education in the field of Computer Engineering.

The department started with a 4 year graduate program in Computer Engineering with the aim to develop core competence in the field and to prepare the students to carry out development work, as well as take up challenges in industries and research areas. The curriculum was designed keeping industrial and research needs in view, as well as the rapid development in the IT industry.

The department started its 2 year post graduate program as well as Ph.D program in Computer Engineering in the year 2012 imparting a breadth of advanced knowledge in various areas of Computer Engineering.

Department has well equipped laboratories with latest high tech hardware as well as software facilities. The department has state of the art infrastructure and computing equipment supported by high speed Ethernet and wireless networks. Faculty members are well qualified and many of them acquainted with industrial experience.

Head of Department

Prof. Purvi H. Tandel
HoD, Computer Engineering/ Information Technology Department, CGPIT.

Message for Students

Dear Students,

Congratulations, now you are a part of CGPIT, one of the best engineering colleges in South Gujarat region. Research suggests that very few percentage of population in India get a chance to be a part of engineering community. So you are really lucky to have secured admission in an engineering institution, where the management is continuously focusing on developing world class infrastructure with well equipped laboratories, recruiting highly qualified and dedicated teachers, quality education as well as moral development of students.

Provided such an opportunity, you must make the best use of available resources and your caliber to mould yourself into a professional who is ready to face any challenges to achieve his/her goal. You all must be very clear with your short term as well as long term goals. To be clear with your goal you must explore your interest in academic and nonacademic aspects as well. This is not easy, you need to work hard continuously and keep your energy focused. To achieve that you need to maintain self discipline and keep patience.

You must be clear with the basics of all the subjects that you will study in your curriculum, so you must study them thoroughly. Learn to make studying a fun so that you will always enjoy it and once you start enjoying it you can easily understand and explore new horizons.

Apart from academics you should develop your soft skills as well. And for that you should participate in extra-curricular activities which also help you to develop your management skills.

We promise to share all our knowledge and expertise with you. We all are here to help and to guide you, solving your problems is a pleasure for all of us.

Our best wishes are always with you. May your journey at CGPIT is a continuous learning experience filled with joy. We hope that you will never forget values and ethics throughout your life.

All the best and Enjoy..!

  • CISCO Network Academy
  • Virtual Lab
  • Database Management Lab
  • C Programming Lab
  • Computer Graphics Lab
  • Web Designing Lab
  • System Programming Lab
  • Reseach Lab
  • Microprocessor Lab
  • Internet of Things Lab
  • Artificial Intellegnce & Machine Learning Lab
  • High Performance Computing Lab
  • Software Development Lab
  • Data Mining & warehousing Lab
  • Network Security Lab
  • Wireless Communication Lab
  • Opertaing System Lab

1 Training & Placement Committee
1.Prof. Fenil Khatiwala
2.Prof. Slesha Shanghvi
3.Prof. Harshil Patel
4. Prof. Hiteshvari Gamit
5. Prof. Dipak Dabhi
10 M.Tech. Dissertation Committee
1. Prof. Devndra Thakor
2. Prof. Madhvi Desai
2 Syllabus & Revision Committee
1.Prof. Devendra Thakor
2.Prof. Purvi Tandel
3.Prof. Vibha Patel
4. Prof. Kinjal Mistree
5.Prof. Rachna Patel
6.Prof. Madhvi Desai
11 Diploma and M.Tech. Seminar Committee
1. Prof. Palak V Desai
2. Prof. Dharti Bhoraniya
3 Time Table and SIS Committee
1. Prof. Ankit Kharwar
2. Prof. Himani Parekh
3. Prof. Niyanta Desai
4. Prof. Dhara Desai
5. Prof. Dharti Bhoraniya
6. Prof. Krishna Patel
7. Prof. Yashi Choksi
12 Diploma/B.Tech. Project Committee
1. Prof. Kinjal Mistree
2. Prof. Achyut Sakadasariya
3. Prof. Mihir Patel
4. Prof. Supriya Pati
5. Prof. Vidhi Sutariya
4 Website and Academic Resource Management Committee
1. Prof. Ankita Desai
2. Prof. Mithila Sompura
3. Prof. Supriya Pati
4. Prof. Parth Shah
13 Tea Club
1. Prof. Harshil Patel
2. Prof. Hiteshwari Gamit

5 Exam and RAC-CIE
1. Prof. Vishvajit Bakrola
2. Prof. Monali Gandhi
3. Prof. Chandni Naik
4. Prof. Shraddha Kothiya
5. Prof. Diya Vadhwani
6. Prof. Maitri Patel
7. Prof. Kaushal Shah
8. Prof. Vidhi Sutariya
14 Curricular Event + Publication + Data Collection Committee
1. Prof. Chandni Naik
2. Prof. Mithila Sompura
3. Prof. Krishna Patel
4. Prof. Divya Patel
6 MOM Committee
1. Prof. Maitry Patel
2. Prof. Bhavya Shah

15 House Keeping
1. Ms. Sonal Patel
7 Industrial Visit Committee
1. Prof. Achyut Sakadasariya
2. Prof. Niyanta Desai
16 Practical + Theory + Subject Expert Time Table and University Exam Portal
1. Prof Rachna Patel
2. Prof. Palak Desai
3. Prof. Jenish Lavji

8 Prayer
1.Prof. Monali Gandhi
2. Prof. Mithila Sompura
3. Prof. Diya Vadhwani
4. Prof. Divya Patel
17 Library Committee
1. Prof. Shivani Vora
2. Prof. Khushbu Jadeja
3. Prof. Jitisha Patel
9 NPTEL courses
1.Prof. Palak V Desai

Expert Lectures / Seminars / Workshops / Industrial Visits

CGPIT often conducts workshops and expert lectures for students. Faculties from various Engineering Colleges are invited to impart the knowledge and to enhance the technical skills of our students in core Engineering and Science subjects. Participating students attend live lectures delivered by experienced and proficient faculty in their own college, and also attend tutorial and lab sessions conducted in the laboratory. Faculty coordinators are appointed in order to take care of the quality of education that is imparted to the new budding technocrats.


Dates Topic
Oct 27, 2015 20th ISTE State Annual Faculty Convention
Aug 8, 2015 Emerging Trends in Mobility & Wearables
Sept 10, 2014 Advancement in Embedded Systems and Computer Science
Aug, 2013 Seminar on Network Security, Mobile Cloning and Website Hacking (Phase 1 & 2)
Mar, 2013 Seminar on Desktop Hacking and reverse Engineering
Feb, 2012 Seminar on Network Security and Mobile Cloning (Phase1)
Feb, 2011 Seminar on Network Security and Digital Signature Fraud


Date Topic
27-28 May, 2016 Two days workshop on Applications of Classification Techniques in Data Mining & Image Processing
Jan 18, 2016 One day workshop on Scope of Research in Image Processing and Soft Computing
Jan 4-8, 2016 Five days STTP on "Recent Advances in Web Technologies"
Dec 21-23, 2015 Advance Network Simulation using NS-3
Jan 10, 2015 A one day workshop on "How to Write Thesis Using Latex"

Guest Lectures

Dates Topic Name of Lecturer
March 25, 2016 Neuro-Fuzzy systems and their applications Dr. Maulin Joshi
March 12, 2016 Genetic Algorithms and its applications Prof. Ghanshyam Prajapati
February 25, 2016 Cyber Security – Understanding Vulnerabilities & Exploits Mr. Krapesh Bhatt
February 18, 2016 Data Mining and Big-Data Analytics Dr. Amit P. Ganatra
September 4, 2015 Python and Modern Computing Eco-System Mr. Parth Joshi
July 25, 2015 What is Research and How to Write Research Papers Dr. Devesh C. Jinwala
July 10, 2015 Emerging Trends of Virtualization and Virtual Networking Mr. Bhavesh Atara
Mar, 2013 Overview of Cryptography and Crypto Systems Dr.. Devesh C. Jinwala
Mar, 2013 Advance Encryption Standard Dr. Devesh C. Jinwala
Mar, 2013 Support Vector Machine Dr. Mukesh A. Zaveri

Industrial Visits

Dates Industry/organization Semester
21 sept, 2016 to 22 sept, 2016 Industrial Visit to Bangalore - 2016 91
20th October 2014 Plasma Research (IPR), Gandhinagar 7
4 Jan, 2012 to 10th Jan, 2012 Infosys, Mysore H.A.L. museum 4
14 Jun, 2012 to 19 Jun, 2012 Indian Institute of Science Super Computer Dept. Infosys, Mysore H.A.L. museum 6