Diploma in Computer Science & Engineering

  • The Diploma in Computer Science & Engineering is divided into 6 Semesters spread over 3 Years. The program comprises of courses including Professional Practice/Project courses.

Admission Process

Admission is based on Merit and Personal Interview

Award of Degree

Students who successfully complete the Program are awarded Diploma in Computer Science & Engineering by the ICFAI University, Dehradun, subject to University regulations.

duration Duration

  • 3 Years

eligibility Eligibility

  • Pass in Class X or equivalent with 50% and above aggregate marks with Mathematics and General Science as subjects.

Program Structure

The Diploma in Computer Science & Engineering Program consists of 6 semesters spread over 3 years.

Diploma in Computer Science & Engineering
Year-I Semester-I Semester-II
  • Principles of Physics
  • Principles of Mathematics
  • Fundamentals of Computers
  • Engineering Graphics
  • Engineering Workshop
  • Soft Skill I
  • Principles of Chemistry
  • Engineering Mathematics
  • Engineering Materials
  • Engineering Mechanics
  • Engineering drawing
  • Soft Skill II
Year-II Semester-III Semester-IV
  • Introduction to Computer Programming
  • Open Source Software’s
  • Discrete Mathematics
  • Digital Logic and Computer Organization
  • Data Structures
  • Environmental Studies & SDGs
  • Operating Systems
  • Algorithms and Analysis
  • Database Management Systems
  • Computer Networks
  • Introduction to Python
  • Open Elective
Year-III Semester-V Semester-VI
  • Object-Oriented Programming
  • Web Technologies
  • Computer Architecture
  • Introduction to Artificial Intelligence
  • Elective –I (Core)
  • Elective – II (Core)
  • Software Development Life Cycle
  • Elective- III (Core)
  • Major Project

The program structure is tentative, subject to change (if required).

Course Title
  • Advanced Programming Concepts
  • Software Development Life Cycle
  • Computer Graphics and Visualization
  • Mobile Application Development
  • Network Security
  • Cloud Computing
List of Open Electives
Course Title
  • Cyber Security
  • Parallel Computing
  • Robotics and Automation
  • MCDM Technique and Applications
  • Computer Graphics
  • Professional Ethics

Fee Schedule

The fee for each program is mentioned in the table below.

Programs No. of Semesters Admission Fee Total Program Fee Convocation & Alumni Fee Caution Deposit
Domicile Non-domicile
Diploma in Computer Science & Engineering (Polytechnic) 6 5,000 93,000 99,000 6,000 2,000

Domicile: To avail the domicile benefits in the program fee, candidate domicile certificate is required at the time of registration

Program Fee: Program Fee is to be paid in equal installments as shown against the respective program.

Note: Ph.D. program fee mentioned above is for the minimum duration of the program. Students have to pay the respective semester fee to continue in the program, if he/she takes additional time beyond the stipulated minimum duration.

Convocation Fee of Rs. 1,000 and Alumni Fee of Rs. 5,000 is to be paid along with the program fee of final semester

Caution Deposit: All students are required to pay the caution deposit along with the first semester fee. The caution deposit will be refunded without interest after adjusting dues, on completion of the respective program.

Merit Scholarships Scheme 2024

The ICFAI University, Dehradun offers merit scholarships to students pursuing the UG & PG programs. These scholarships are based on past academic record and semester-wise performance.

A. Based on Past Academic Record

The past academic percentage will be calculated for the eligibility program on the basis of all courses studied during the program. He/ she should not have any backlog (RRA/NC/ RC) in the semester. He/ she should have scored 6 or more GPA in the semester. Students facing any disciplinary action will not be considered for scholarship. Students who have availed fee waiver are not eligible for scholarship.

Note: Students are required to pay complete semester fee on or before the registration date.

The details are presented in the following table:

Merit Scholarships Scheme 2024
Programs Percentage achieved in qualifying examination
≥ 90% ≥ 80% to < 90% ≥ 70% to < 80%
Amount of Scholarship * (In Rs.)
Diploma in Computer Science & Engineering (Polytechnic) 27,900 23,250 18,600

Above Scholarship amount would be adjusted equally in 6 installments for 3 year Programs;

Academic Performance (CGPA) Category I Category II Category II
≥ 9.00 ≥ 8.50 to < 9.00 ≥ 8.00 to < 8.50
Programs No. of Semesters Amount of Scholorship per semester* (In Rs.)
Diploma in Computer Science & Engineering (Polytechnic) 6 4,600 3,400 2,300