Ph.D. Programme(Full Time)University of Hyderabad
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M.Phil/M.Tech. Degree in the subject concerned or in a closely related area OR Second class Master's degree in the subject concerned with at least 55% marks OR First class B.E/B.Tech degree in computer Science or Computer Engineering with at least 60% marks.
The Department of Computer and Information Sciences offers high quality post-graduate teaching and research programmes in all major areas of Computing, Information Science and Artificial Intelligence. The department has the unique distinction of offering M.Tech. programmes in Artificial Intelligence, and in Information Technology with specialisation in Banking Technology and Information Security. The current research areas include Computer Networks and Distributed Processing, Data Base Management Systems, Software Engineering, Computer and Network Security, Mobile Computing, Logic, Decision Support Systems, Enterprise Resource Planning, E-Commerce, Geographical Information Systems, Data Warehousing and Data Mining, Bioinformatics, Artificial Intelligence, Machine Learning, Cognition, Natural Language Engineering, Speech Processing, Image Processing, Pattern Recognition, Vision, Parallel & Grid Computing. The department has a verfy vibrant Ph.D programme with more than 50 registered students as on date and 40 scholars have completed their research till now.
The Department currently executes several research projects (funded by MIT, UGC, ISRO, DRDO, MHA, DST etc.) on Content-Based Image Retrieval, Natural Language and Speech Processing, Grid Computing, Neural Networks, Formal Methods in Software Engineering, Business Process Re-engineering, Forensic Document Analysis and System Security. Ph.D. students may have opportunity to work at University of Trento, Italy, to carry out research in Formal Methods for Business Process Re-engineering. As the department always has a high priority for research, it strongly encourages fresh and brilliant students to participate in the above exciting research programmes as full-time Ph.D. students. Under these projects some fellowships may be available for supporting brilliant and needy Ph.D. students.
The department carries out advanced research and development in many frontier areas of Computing Sciences, Information Sciences, Artificial Intelligence and Cognitive Science. Some of the broad areas of research are:
-Computer Vision, Image Processing, Pattern Recognition
- Theoretical Computer Sciences
-Neural Networks, Cognitive Modeling
-Parallel & Distributed Computing
-Databases, Expert Systems
-Decision Support Systems
-Natural Language Processing, Language Engineering
-Internet and Web technologies