The Department has been recognized as a Research Centre during 2010 by Anna University. Thr Department has five recognized supervisor. The Department of Computer Science and Engineering has completed 3 funded projects under DRDO. Currently two projects, one under DST-SERB for an amount of Rupees 21 Lakh and another project based on Natural Language Processing funded by AICTE under Research Promotion Scheme are under ongoing stage.
Students and Faculty are actively involved in research. They have received intra-mural funds to carry out their research work.Students are encouraged and mentored to compete for awards such as Tamil Nadu State Council for Science and Technology, Indian National Academy of Engineering and so on.
The Department has Artificial Intelligece and Data Science laboratory to carry out research work in major thrust areas.These research labs focuses on developing and nurturing new ideas in the field of Artificial Intelligence. The lab is mainly intended to develop library files and test beds that could be plugged in and used by the various researchers for their experimentation. In addition, this lab will have a higher end cluster for parallelization. Researchers and students will work together and improve their knowledge, intellectual skills by the innovative ideas and guidance given by the Senior Professors.