GIET University, Gunupur, Odisha (formerly known as Gandhi Institute of Engineering and Technology) was established by “Vidya Bharati Educational Trust,” Gunupur, Odisha, India in the year 1997. Since inception, the Trust promotes Technical Education in India with a motto of providing Quality Education in a highly disciplined and conducive environment with International Standards. Over a period of 22 years, we have grown by leaps and bounds and today our name is identified with quality engineering education in Eastern India. GIET declared as state university on 28th Dec 2018 by Govt. of Odisha as 4th Private University of the state. GIET University is approved by Govt. of Odisha and AICTE, New Delhi. Most of the programs offered under the University are accredited by NBA and also by NAAC with a "A+" grade and CGPA 3.28/4.0.
The Department of Computer Science & Engineering (CSE) is a center of excellence providing in-depth technical knowledge and opportunities for innovation and research with up-to-date computing facilities. The Department envisions to be globally recognized as a premier center through excellent teaching and creating professionally competent engineers with moral values committed to building a vibrant nation. Established in the academic year 1997-98 with an annual intake of 40, currently, it has reached to intake strength of 240. The Department has got accredited 4 times by NBA (National Board of Accreditation, AICTE, Delhi). In addition to the strong undergraduate program, the department is also offering Post Graduate (M.Tech) program in Computer Science & Ph.D. programs in Computer Science & Multidisciplinary streams.