Department of Computer Science & Engineering (CSE)



This department is offering 4-year B.Sc. (Hons) degree in Computer Science & Engineering under the Faculty of Engineering. Total credit hours of the program are 151 with 8 semesters during 4 years.


To be among the nation’s leading Department renowned for world class is teaching and research aiming to produce 22nd century competent professionals for information industry.

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  • Equip graduates with contemporary knowledge and machine intelligence to contribute significantly to the local and global information industry;
  • Emphasizes the analytical and creative assessment in the teaching learning to facilitate the students to identify and analyze genuine world problems;
  • Provide professional exposure to acquire experience on real time problem solving design, implementation and evaluation methods to address the actualities of 22nd century;
  • Support access to contemporary research resources and facilities to engage teachers and students in research activities for quality improvement and Collaborate with local, national, and globally entities in education and research.

Message from the Chairman

Welcome to the Department of Computer Science and Engineering (CSE) at the Sheikh Hasina University of Science and Technology (SHUST). It is the first private university in Bangladesh named after Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina with a permanent campus to make a revolution in the field of science and technology. The Department of Computer Science and Engineering (CSE) of SHUST has been started with a vision to produce highly skilled IT professionals who will pursue successful careers in the competitive local and global market.

We have designed our courses to increase the employability of our students in the public, corporate, entrepreneurial, and non-profit sectors anywhere in the world through well-equipped state-of-the-art classrooms and laboratory facilities for teaching and research. We have (i) Hardware lab, (ii) Programing, Software Development & Quality Control lab, (iii) Networking Lab, (IV) AI & Machine Lab and (V) Computer Graphics & Animation Lab with latest configuration computers and equipment, in addition enriched Chemistry Lab, Physics Lab, Electrical Circuits Lab, Electronics Lab and Electrical Machine Lab with the latest equipment to provide opportunities for students to work on real-life problems provided by the IT and Software industry.

Our CSE at SHUST is a research-oriented, student-centered Department and it has an Outcome Based Education (OBE) Curriculum that will direct the students to explore various specialized research areas such as Machine Learning, Cyber Security and Digital Forensics, Blockchain, Internet of Things (IoT), Network Security, Image Processing, Telemedicine and Intelligent Systems, Robotics, Big Data, Game Development, and so on.

CSE Department is committed to providing opportunities for students to enhance their experiences and personal development through extracurricular activities arranged by student clubs and forums such as participating in and organizing Programming Contest, Cyber Gaming Contest, Poster Presentation Competition, Idea Generation Competition, Mobile Games and Apps Development Competition, Photography Contest etc., that promote the building of a variety of both discipline-specific skills but also lifelong transferable skills such as enterprise, collaboration, and communication skills.

We invite bright students with the ambition to become industry leaders to join our program. I encourage you to browse and find detailed information about our undergraduate program, our faculty members, their research interests, and the broad range of activities underway in the Department.

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Md. Ashraful Alam
Assistant Professor & Chairman

Department of Computer Science and Engineering (CSE)

Why Study CSE & Its Future

  • Computer Science is becoming the heart of every other technology.
  • Computer graduates are highly paid professionals in every industry.
  • Computer Science is the place for a Creative mind.
  • Computer graduates lead a high-tech daily life.
  • Computer graduates are the premiers of the society.

Job opportunities for CSE Graduates

- Computer science majors need to be able to think analytically to devise systems and programs, but must also be sufficiently detail-oriented to troubleshoot problems.

- Creativity is essential for those computer science majors who hope to come up with the latest app or technology gadget. Apart from that computer science majors need to have a thirst for learning to keep up with the latest developments.

- Computer science majors are regarded as potential candidates all over the world. Computer science graduates have a myriad of career paths, including creating information technology products of the future at large and dynamic companies such as Google, Microsoft, Amazon, and Apple, or within exciting high-tech startups throughout the world. Students from Bangladesh perform excellently in internationally renowned companies such as Google, Huawei, Microsoft, Amazon.com, Hewlett-Packard, and so on. Moreover, graduate students can join as academicians to conduct large-scale research either in national or international universities by doing cutting-edge research in Masters and Ph.D.

- Computer science is a discipline that embodies the science and technology of design, construction, implementation, and maintenance of software and hardware components of modern computing systems, computer-controlled equipment, and networks of intelligent devices. Computer engineers may work in industries, including the computer, automobile, aerospace, telecommunications, power production, manufacturing, defense, and electronics industries.

- In Bangladesh, computer engineers are stupendously taking remarkable steps in renowned software firms such as Dream 71 Bangladesh Ltd, LeadSoft Bangladesh Ltd, Tiger IT Bangladesh, Kazi Software Limited, Data Soft, Southech Limited, and more.

The following diagram describes the top 10 computer science jobs:


Software developers create software programs that allow users to perform specific tasks on various devices, such as computers or mobile devices. They are responsible for the entire development, testing, and maintenance of software.

Database administrators analyze and evaluate the data needs of users. They develop and improve the data resources used to store and retrieve critical information.

Computer hardware engineers are responsible for designing, developing, and testing computer components, such as circuit boards, routers, and memory devices.

Computer systems analysts assess an organization's computer systems and recommend changes to hardware and software to enhance the company's efficiency.

Computer network architects design, implement and maintain networking and data communication systems, including local area networks, wide area networks, extranets, and intranets.

Web developers assess the needs of users for information-based resources. They create the technical structure for websites and make sure that web pages are accessible and easily downloadable through a variety of browsers and interfaces.

Information security/cyber security analysts create systems to protect information networks and websites from cyber-attacks and other security breaches.

Project managers in the IT sector coordinate the efforts of a team of programmers/developers and analysts to complete projects, analyze technical problems for their company or a client organization, and propose solutions and tips to enhance productivity.

Moreover, Computer engineers are taking remarkable steps in fields such as Human-computer Interaction, Quantum Computing, Computer Architecture, Game and UI/UX Design, and Parallel Computing.

Why CSE at the Sheikh Hasina University of Science and Technology (SHUST)?

  • This is the first private university named after Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina with innovative lab facilities, WiFi connectivity, a Playground, and an outcome-based curriculum.
  • A great opportunity for the students to study computer science at an affordable cost through a career-focused curriculum.
  • The SHUST aims to maintain excellent teaching staff including foreign degree holders and industry-experienced faculties.
  • To reduce the industry-academia gap and build the students with excellent skills, seminars, workshops, and parallel academic training programs on state-of-the-art technologies are arranged which are conducted by the industry people. To establish close linkage with the local industry leaders, the CSE department has already built communication with renowned software farms.
  • Providing students with practical knowledge through state of art laboratories.
  • Highly skilled students will be sent to participate nationally and internationally in programming and tech contests.
  • Target to address all kinds of students including slow and passive learners.
  • Up to 100% Waiver and Scholarship. Also, attractive scholarships will be offered based on semester results.
  • Arrange extra-and co-curricular activities for students and engage students in tech-based contests through several student clubs and forums.
  • Always make an impact on society by engaging students in social work, helping others during natural disasters, women empowerment, child education, etc.
Bachelor of Science & Engineering in Computer Science & Engineering