The Department of Computer Science and Engineering (CSE) is a part of the School of Mathematics and Computer Science (SMCS). The department started in 2016 when IIT Goa was established.

The department believes in the philosophy of transformative education that empowers our students to be agents of change. It believes in the philosophy of empowering faculty members and research staff in order to attain excellence in teaching and research. Constant engagement with industry, alumni, and society are at the core of the department’s operational philosophy. We are actively seeking engagement with industry partners and will continue to do so in the future.

Excellence in undergraduate and postgraduate education, distinction in research output, eminence in ideation and productization, and purity and perfection in planning, strategization and execution are its goals. Currently, we offer B.Tech., M.Tech., and Ph.D. programs in CSE. We also offer B.Tech. in Mathematics and Computing together with the Department of Mathematics.