Easwari Engineering College, a unit of SRM Group of Institutions, was established in the year 1996. The Department of Computer Science and Engineering (CSE) came into existence from the very inception of the college with the aim of providing inclusive technology education to students from all over India and the world and thereby creating responsible citizens who would contribute to the betterment of their families, society and nation. Initially, the annual intake was 60. In tune with the growing demand profile globally for CSE, the intake level was enhanced to 90 in the year 2000-2001 and subsequently stepped up to 120 in the year 2001 – 2002 and was increased to 180 in the year 2019-2020. As per university norms, semester system is being followed by with latest Autonomous CBCS Curriculum (R19).
The department is ISO 9001:2008 certified, accredited by the National Board of Accreditation (NBA) for 3 years in the February 2020 and also permanently affiliated by Anna University for UG and PG Programmes. In 2010, the Department has been recognized as a Centre for Research, by Anna University to offer Ph.D. and M.S.(By Research) programmes in collaboration with Anna University. The Department has the state-of-the-art facilities for various laboratories, a well equipped seminar hall, Wi-Fi enabled class rooms to support e-Learning, and a department library.