Computer engineering is the study of computer related devices. It is the study of communication system, hardware system, and devices. It is based on the process of applying traditional electrical engineering and mathematics; and applies them in designing computer and other devices with computer programming.
BE in computer is a four year, 8 semester course of Kathmandu University, School of Engineering under the department of Computer Science and Engineering. The course is of 143 credit hours in total. There are different subjects ranging from general subjects to core engineering subjects, technical subjects to non-technical subjects. Seventh and eighth semester consist elective subjects. There is internship of 6 credit hours in last semester for giving practical touch to the course. The computer engineering is the integration of wide range of engineering. Students should study mechanical engineering and electronics engineering in second and third semester respectively. The course intends to familiarize students with current practices and trends in the field of computer engineering. In the four year time duration students will get to learn different subjects like Digital Signal Processing, artificial intelligence, System analysis and design, etc. These subject helps students to be capable of understanding the essence of computer science and makes them able to work in various related field.
Kathmandu University provides computer engineering degree in both bachelor and master level. Kathmandu University provides quality education to students to meet the needs and demands of IT sector.
Duration and price
The cost for 4 year program at Kathmandu University is about NRs. 4, 95,000. Student should provide some percentage of the total amount at the time of admission.
Below is the list of colleges for B.E. in Computer program under Kathmandu University in Nepal.
The main objectives of BE in computer are as follows:
The aspirants need to pass I. SC. or 10+2 or A-Level or equivalent with minimum of 50% marks in aggregate and 50% in Physics, Chemistry and Mathematics or Physics, Mathematics and Computer Science for getting admission.
There are numerous career prospects and bundles of opportunities for professional development in the field of computer engineering for the undergraduates. Computers have become the integral part of our life so the expert professionals working in this sector are required for facilitating the people and solving their problems. The undergraduates can pursue careers in various positions as per their qualification in Software and Hardware Industries. Engineers can work in Research and Development sectors because invention and innovation are happening at faster pace and company hires qualified graduates for making their products qualitative. They can also choose academic sector engaging in teaching and training students. There are many financial institutions where customer’s data and other different computer related processing is done by the engineers. There are many NGO/INGO where undergraduates are hired and paid good salary. Government also needs large number of computer engineers and they recruit many graduates every year. These graduates have very high chance of getting good job with handsome salary in the advanced countries.
Few of the working areas after completing this degree are as follows:
Divya Gyan College
The British College
Padmashree Int'l College
Thames Int'l College
Old Baneshwor, Kathmandu
Shubhashree Int'l College
New Baneshwor, Kathmandu
Triton Int'l College
Old Baneshwor, Kathmandu
Apollo Int'l College