Defence Institute of Advanced Technology, Pune


Established u/s 3 of the UGC act 1956. 

MHRD, Government of India  has placed DIAT (DU) in Category 'A' Deemed University  & 'NAAC' and NBA Accredited

(An Autonomous Organization, Department of Defence Research & Development, Ministry of Defence, Govt. of India)

Department of Computer Science and Engineering
M.Tech Cyber Security


computer_engg Department of Computer Science and Engineering was established in 1987. Currently it has seven (7) experienced and dedicated faculty members including 4 DRDO senior scientists. The department offers M.Tech. in Computer Science and Engineering for officers from DRDO, the services and general public, MS by Research and Ph.D. programme. The present programme is outlined to understand, assimilate & use the advanced technologies to design and develop software as well as hardware.Department will start M.Tech. in Computer Science and Engineering with specialization Cyber Security from July 2011. Objective of the programme is to develop human resource in the field of Cyber Security with a thrust on defence related problems. Advanced technologies from four different domains like wired and wireless networking, Cryptography, Digital Forensic techniques have been selected. The course also introduces the concepts of Network Centric Warfare and Information Security Management Systems. After the end of the course student are expected to understand various advance technologies related to Information Security, Incident Responses, Digital Evidence Analysis, Cyber Attacks, Design and Development of secure systems.

Research Areas


  • Cyber Security
  • Wired and Wireless Networking
  • Cryptography
  • Digital Forensic Techniques
  • Network Centric Operation
  • Knowledge Discovery and Data Mining
  • High Performance Computing
  • Digital Watermarking and Steganography
  • Biometrics
  • Mobile Computing
  • Malware Analysis
  • Program Analysis
  • Verification & Validation
  • Operating Systems
  • VLSI Laboratory
  • Advanced Computing Laboratory
  • Secure System Engineering
  • Digital Forensic Laboratory
  • Large Scale Simulation Laboratory


  • The department has marvelous computing facilities which include Pentium based computer systems, scanners, laser printers, software as well as hardware.
  • The department is well equipped with fully centralized air conditioned VLSI Laboratory and Advanced Computing Laboratory with Internet connection to all the system. All systems are connected to the departmental Local Area Network is a part of the institute CROWN Network.


  • Department has started to offer M.Tech. in Computer Science & Engineering with the Specialization Cyber Security in the year 2011.
  • Conducted many short term target courses

Departmental Profile of Computer Engineering:

Name of the Faculty Members Designation Telephone No.

Dr. CRS Kumar

Associate Professor  & Acting HOD
020-2430 4511
Dr.Manisha J Nene Assistant Professor 020-2430 4135
Dr. Arun Mishra Assistant Professor 020-2430 4341
Dr. Upasna Singh Assistant Professor 020-2430 4134
Dr.Sunita Dhavale Assistant Professor 020-2430 4133
Ms. Deepthi Vidhyarthi Assistant Professor 020-2430 4137