The Department of Computer Applications was established in the year 1997, offering Master of Computer Applications (MCA) programme. The programme was initially affiliated to Madurai Kamaraj University and later to Anna University.
The laboratories of the department are well equipped with many modern facilities. The department has the 3 laboratories (ORACLE Lab: Advanced Level Lab I, Advanced Level Lab II) with 121 systems with high configuration. The laboratories are well connected with internet facilities and the students are allowed to work in the laboratories round the clock.
The department has its own library with more than 1200 books in various area of computer science and applications such as Data Structures & Computer Algorithms, Programming Language, Data Mining, Image Processing, and Operating Systems Such as UNIX, Window 2000 and Digital Electronics, Compiler Design, Microprocessor, Programming Languages such C, C++, JAVA and competitive exam books like GRE, TOFEL, NET and GATE & etc., and is intended for the faculty as well as students for immediate reference.