About Uttaranchal School of Computing Sciences
Uttaranchal School of Computing Sciences (USCS), the faculty of Uttaranchal University-Dehradun, is one of the best Computer Sciences Institution in North India. USCS strives to prepare students to effectively design and develop software applications as well understand their impact in societal contexts and work for sustainable development.
Our area of expertise includes Software Application Design and Development, Data Analytics, Artificial Intelligence & Machine Learning, Cloud Computing/Virtualization, and Cyber Security. Through its carefully designed industry-oriented curriculum, the USCS focuses upon providing IT Industry, with ready to perform IT-Professional with strong technical, managerial and soft skills needed for task execution.
The key feature of USCS is the ‘Project Based Learning’. For inculcating strong analytical, and technical skills in the budding IT professionals, the school introduced the concept of the project-based learning, where students develop real time software in every language/technology learnt during each semester. This helps them to strengthen computer science concepts and acquire analytical, technical, problem-solving skills as required for a successful career in industry, government sector, academia, research, entrepreneurial pursuit and consulting firms.
USCS believes in ‘Learning with Fun’. Through activities organised by its different clubs’ viz., Codex Club, Web Designing Club, Programmers Arena, Sports Club, Incubation and Innovation Cell, etc. students demonstrate creativity, develop innovative ideas and learn to work in teams to accomplish a common goal in a multidisciplinary setup.
USCS also conduct regular Personality Development Program / Sports & Cultural Activities / Webinars / Guest Lectures / Career Skill / Quantitative Skills / Value Added Programs which help the students to inculcate professionalism, ethical attitude, strong interpersonal skills, team-spirit, and enhance their aptitude for life-long learning.
Our Industrial Collaborations ensure that the students are well supported/guided for internship and placements. Our history speaks about itself. Our students are placed at very high packages in top-notch IT industries of repute at national as well as international level.
“Come and Join us, for your Bright Future!!!”
What Makes School Unique?
- Industry Oriented Curriculum
- Best Faculty Members
- Project Based Learning (PBL)
- Certification Courses in collaboration with IT Industries.
Vision and Mission
- To be a globally recognised institution through fostering a high-quality, research and industry-oriented Computer education for transforming the society by providing creative, innovative solutions to real world challenges.
- To provide high-quality education in the field of IT.
- To enhance the skills of students and promote computer science traits.
- To inculcate practical approach in students for every course they study and in turn, they become industry-ready.
Dean’s Welcome Note
“Your Success is my Dream”
On the onset I welcome you to Uttaranchal School of Computing Sciences (USCS), one of the best institutions which is meticulously designed to assist you develop your abilities and professional competences in the field of Computer Science.
Today is the world of innovation and no innovation can exist without the intervention of technology. Computers have already become an inseparable part of our life. As a consequence, it should come as no surprise that you have a variety of career options in the computer field like Software Developer, Software Engineer, Database Engineer, Cloud Architect, Data Scientist, Business Analyst, Web Designer/Developer, Cyber Security Engineer, to name a few. This uprises the need of technically sound Computer Specialists with core programming and analytical skills.
Our Curriculum based on Choice Based Credit System (CBCS) comprises of Open Electives, Discipline Electives is designed in sync with the latest National Education Policy manifest upon recognising and fostering unique capabilities of each student as well as provides flexible and holistic multidisciplinary education which ensures that students achieve high order of Bloom Taxonomy.
Our Project Based Learning (PBL) teaching style, in which students build projects in each language/technology learned throughout each semester, is highly valued by students and has assisted them in developing technical skills to identify, formulate and analyse computing problems using fundamental concepts of mathematics, computer science and research. It prepares the student as successful professionals ready for Industry, Government Sectors, Academia, Research, Entrepreneurial Pursuit and Consultancy firms. Our programs help students to learn ethical usage of modern tools for implementing critical solutions to the problem
In which so ever top IT industry you step in, our students would there to mentor you. If you want to explore the frontiers of information technology and pursue a career in computers, you can be confident that you will gain a wide range of technical computing abilities as well as broad professional skills at USCS that will be valued in the job market.
“Join us for a rewarding career in computers that will lead to your life’s dream job.”
Prof. (Dr.) Sonal Sharma
Under Graduate Programme:
- Bachelor of Computer Application (BCA) – 3 Years
- BCA with Research – 4 Years
- BCA (Cyber Security) in association with CompTIA – 3 Years
- BCA (Data Analytics) – 3 Years
- B.Sc.(IT) – 3 Years
- B.Sc.(IT) with Research – 4 Years
- B.Sc. (Hons.) Computer Science – 3 Years
- B.Sc. (Hons.) Computer Science with research – 4 Years
Distinguished Faculty Members
Prof. (Dr.) Sonal Sharma
Dr. Monisha Awasthi
Dr. Rajiv Kumar
Dr. Sunil Shukla
Dr. Himani Maheshwari
Dr. Shalini Aggarwal
Dr. Raj Kumar
Uttaranchal School of Computing Sciences having high end ICT (devices such as projector, Speaker, Wi-Fi and Smart TV’s) enabled class rooms. School is having five Computer Labs comprising high end configuration machine ensuring the 1:1 student- computer ratio with latest Software. With a 1 GBPS internet capacity and a 300 MBPS backup line, the School is really Wi-Fi equipped. CCTV cameras are mounted for 24/7 monitoring. In the School library more than 11000 books are kept to enhance the students’ knowledge. Subscribe numbers of International and National Journals, Magazine and Newspapers. Web OPAC is used to view and search the library’s collection. The library operates on an open access basis and is completely transparent to its patrons. The library subscribes EBSCO e-books. In addition to, the general library facilities, students and staff can access subscribed e-resources by using remote access facility. Uttaranchal University’s ERP system is a best tool for ICT-enabled education. The study materials, as well as video and e-content, are uploaded to the ERP system’s LMS interface. Curriculum learning resources, lesson plans, class time tables, video lectures, and assignments, among other things, are made available via ERP and LMS in order to increase teaching efficiency.