Computer science is the study of information processes and their interactions with the world. Computer Scientists can pursue careers in designing and building software, developing effective ways to solve computing problems, and devising new and better methods of using computers to address problems in the arts, the sciences, industry, and society. According to the 2014 Occupational Outlook Handbook, computer software engineering jobs and computer information research scientists are projected to grow the fastest and add the most new jobs over the 2012-22 decade.
You all are taking your first step towards the degree which provides the educational basis for becoming a professional engineer, surveyor, land valuator or geoscientist. As a professional you would be responsible for peoples' lives, properties and investments. It is a great responsibility. As such, it is incumbent upon you to strive for a truly deep understanding of the material that is presented in your course of study. Some of the tips that will help you in your coming sessions are:
- Take good notes, and keep them all after your classes are over.
- Get to know your professors.
- Ask questions, both in class and out.
- Try to solve a problem before asking for help.
- Form a study group.
- Diversify your engineering classes.
- Hone your communications skills, including conversation, writing, and presentation.
- Get a summer internship.
The start of a new academic year is always an exciting and energizing time. I, Renu, Asst. Professor, CSE Dept., Dronacharya College of Engineering, Gurgaon feel privileged to welcome you all to the new Academic Session and I hope it will be one of the most dynamic and influential academic session of your college life.