What is Computer Engineering?

Computer engineering is a field that combines principles from both electronic engineering and computer science to design, develop, and maintain hardware and software systems. It encompasses a wide range of topics, including computer architecture, digital logic design, programming languages, operating systems, networking, and cyber security.

Diploma in computer Engineering

HIET Polytechnic College in Chennai offers diploma in computer engineering course which is a 3-year program where the students learn the fundamental principles of computer engineering and gain hands-on experience with designing, building, and troubleshooting computer systems.

Overall, a Diploma in Computer Engineering course provides students with a strong foundation in both hardware and software aspects of computer systems, preparing them for careers in areas such as computer hardware design, software development, system administration, and network engineering.

Why choose Diploma in Computer Engineering?

Choosing a Diploma in Computer Engineering offers a practical and cost-effective pathway to enter the technology industry, providing hands-on training and industry-relevant skills in a shorter duration compared to traditional degree programs. Graduates are equipped with practical skills directly applicable to roles such as computer hardware technician, software developer, network administrator, systems analyst, and technical support specialist.

Training & Internship:

HIET Polytechnic College in Chennai provides state-of-the-art laboratories equipped with advanced technology and modern equipment. Our training facilities are regularly updated to ensure students receive the latest technological education. Additionally, we have established partnerships with numerous reputable IT firms to offer internship and placement opportunities, enabling our students to gain valuable real-world experience and kick start their careers in the industry.

Career Opportunities

With the increasing demand for skilled computer engineering professionals across various industries, graduates of this program are well-positioned to capitalize on job opportunities and pursue diverse career paths.

  • Diploma holders in computer engineering are qualified to work as both software and hardware engineers, offering versatile skills in the technology sector.
  • They are eligible for positions in UPS companies, leveraging their expertise in computer engineering to contribute to the design, maintenance, and troubleshooting of essential systems.
  • These diploma holders have the opportunity to directly enroll in engineering degree courses in relevant disciplines, beginning from the second year, facilitating their career advancement and specialization within the engineering field.
  • Additionally, they can pursue careers as network administrators, systems analysts, technical support specialists, cyber security analysts, embedded systems engineers, database administrators, and web developers, among other roles in the technology industry.

Course Structure

Tamil Marabu
Basic Mathematics
Basic Physics
Basic Chemistry
Communicative English I
Basic Workshop Practices
Digital Workplace Skills
Basic English for Employability
Growth Lab
Induction Program – I
I&E/ Club Activity/ Community Initiatives
Shop Floor Immersion
Health & Wellness
Student-Led Initiative
Tamils and Technology
Basics of Computer Engineering
Applied Mathematics – II
Applied Physics – II
Applied Chemistry – II
Basic Engineering Practices
Drafting Practices
Communicative English – II
Advanced Skills Certification – II
Growth Lab
I&E/ Club Activity / Community Initiatives
Emerging Technology Seminars
Shop Floor Immersion
Health & Wellness
Student Led Initiative
Basics of Electrical & Electronics Engineering
Operating Systems
C Programming & Data structures
Electrical & Electronics Engineering Practical
Linux Practical
C Programming & Data Structures Practical
E Publishing Practical
Physical Education
Computer Architecture
Web design & Programming
Objects Oriented Programming with Java
Web design & Programming Practical
Java Programming Practical
RDBMS Practical
Physical Education
Python Programming
Cloud Computing & Internet of Things
Elective Theory – I
1. Component Based Technology
2. Artificial Intelligence & Data analytics
3. Mobile Computing
Python Programming Practical
Cloud Computing & Internet of Things  Practical
Elective Practical– I
1. Component Based Technology Practical
2. Data analytics using Python Practical
3. Mobile Computing Practical
Entrepreneurship & Startup
Physical Education
Computer Hardware and Servicing
Computer Networks and Security
Elective Theory – II
1. Software Engineering
2. Multimedia Systems
3. Data science & Big Data
Computer Hardware & Networking Practical
Elective  Practical – II
1. Software Engineering Practical
2. Multimedia Systems Practical
3. Data Science & Big Data Practical
Project work & Internship
Physical Education