Its main functions are:
A Brief History...
As a Central facility
This centre was conceived sometimes in 1983-84 to meet out the academic needs of the University and was formally established on 26th January, 1987 with the grant-in-aid from the University Grants Commission(U.G.C.), New delhi. It is a Central Facility of the University.
The UGC has been helping Universities and Colleges through several general as well as specific schemes to keep pace with the developments in the Information and Communication Technologies (ICT). Accordingly, it has been assisting the Universities for setting up Computer Centres since 1970 for
(a) research & training;
(b) in application of computers in every field/subject
(c) supporting the development of MCA/M.Sc. (Computer Science) programmes and computer application papers at Postgraduate level in certain disciplines.
The Objective of the Scheme is to set up a Computer Centre as a Central facility for the growth and development of teaching, research, other related activities in addition to the work relating to the administration, finance, examination, admission of the University, etc.