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Co-operative Institute of Technology, Vatakara

College of Engineering, Vatakara
TypeEducational Institution
PrincipalProf. Dr. N. K. Narayanan
Location, ,
11°33′53″N 75°39′03″E / 11.564714°N 75.650834°E / 11.564714; 75.650834
NicknameCEV, CE Vatakara
AffiliationsAPJ Abdul Kalam Technological University

The College of Engineering Vadakara formerly known as Co-operative Institute of Technology, Vatakara (CITV) is an engineering college in Kozhikode district of Kerala, established in 1999. (It was renamed as College of Engineering, Vatakara in the year 2012)

The first Engineering College under the Co-operative Academy of Professional Education (CAPE),[1] Thiruvananthapuram, established by Govt. of Kerala, started functioning in June 1999. The college is affiliated to APJ Abdul Kalam Technological University and approved by All India Council for Technical Education (AICTE).

Branches of Study

Electronics & Communication Engineering

The department is mainly concerned with the B-Tech program in ECE and has a team of faculty and technical staff for helping the students in knowledge transfer processes involved. Department has set up the following laboratories with state of the art gadgets:

  • Communication Lab
  • Advanced Microprocessor Lab
  • Digital & Microprocessor Lab
  • Electronic Circuits Lab
  • Embedded Lab

The major equipments/instruments available in the laboratories include CROs, Digital Storage Oscilloscope, SMPS Trainer Kits, Digital IC Trainers, 8085 Microprocessor Trainers, Universal Programmer, PIC Programmer, EPROM Eraser, 8086 Microprocessor Trainer Kits, PC Based Microcontroller 8952, Spectrum Analyzer, Optical fiber trainer, Colour TV Trainer, DSP Kits, MATLAB Software and the like.

Notable alumni : Abhijith V 2006-2010

Electronics & Instrumentation Engineering

This department is responsible mainly to conduct B-Tech Program in EIE. The program is designed with an industrial orientation and seeks to train engineers with exposure to technological practices. The chief infrastructural facilities of this department are:

  • Process Control Lab
  • Instrumentation Lab and
  • DSP Lab

The major equipments available in these laboratories include Digital Storage Oscilloscope, different types of Transducers, different bridges (trainers), TMS 320C50 Processor based DSP kits, Temperature, Level, Pressure and Flow process Trainers.

Information Technology

  • Computer Graphics Lab
  • System Programming Lab
  • Internet Lab
  • Multimedia & Web Oriented Project Lab

An array of Pentium IV and Celeron systems with installed software such as Microsoft Visual Studio, MS-SQL Server, My SQL, Microsoft Frontpage, Java, Turbo C and MASM are provided in these Labs. ASP and PHP supports are also available in Project lab with Internet Information Server (IIS) and Apache as web servers.

Computer Science Engineering

The department offers B-Tech program in CSE and is manned by incompetent faculty and supporting technical staff. The department has organised the following laboratories and Central Computer Centre to cater to the needs of the academic programs offered by the college.

  • Network & Operating System Lab
  • Linux Lab
  • PC Lab
  • Computer Hardware Lab

All labs are equipped with Intel P-IV, Celeron, AMD processor machines and Software like Windows 2000 Server, Windows XP, 98, Redhat Linux, Visual Studio 6.0, Microsoft Office 2000, MS SQL Server, Turbo C++, MASM, TASM and Java.

Master of Computer Applications (MCA)

The Department of Computer Applications was started in July 2010.


  1. ^ "CAPE Kerala". Archived from the original on 9 August 2014.

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