Diploma in Computer Engineering


Technology is expanding every day, and along with it, the invention is increasing day-by-day. One of its devices is Computer. To operate it at a basic level is simple, but when it comes a higher level, you require to possess institutional knowledge about it. For this, a course is developed, which is a Diploma in Computer Engineering. It is a 3-year long diploma course for students desiring a future in computers. It is a core study on networking, operation of the system, database, programming language, etc. As these subjects offer advance research on networks, a student must possess the basic knowledge of it. The student should also be innovative on his/her ideas as computer networks is a vast industry.

The average fee for the student to pursue a Diploma in Computer Engineering ranges between ₹40,000 - ₹3,00,000. After achieving this degree, the candidate gets access for anyone of the two options, which are either study further or get a job. He/she can get a job as a Telecommunication Engineer, Software Engineer, Network Expert, etc. at an annual pay between ₹1,50,000 - ₹5,00,000.


Students are allowed to pursue a Diploma in Computer Engineering through one of the two options which are after 10th class or after 10+22 level. The eligibility criteria for both the options are given.

  1. After 10th class
    • Candidate must complete class 10th with Science, Maths and English as the primary subjects. 
    • The score may vary from institute to institute, but few institutes have kept it at 55% in aggregate.
  2. After 10+2 level
    • Candidate must have completed class 12 from the field of Science.
    • Candidate with ITI certificate can apply in the second year of 10+2.


Syllabus of Diploma in Computer Engineering is divided into 3-years. The curriculum is segregated semester-wise. Each semester has seven subjects. The segregation of topics is shown in the table below.



Semester I

  • Applied Mathematics I
  • Applied Science
  • Concepts of Electrical and Electronics Engineering
  • Introduction of Computer concepts
  • Applied Science Lab
  • Basic Electronics Lab
  • Basic Computer Skills Lab

Semester II

  • Applied mathematics II
  • English Communication
  • Digital Electronics
  • Programming using C
  • Digital lab
  • Programming with C lab
  • Multimedia lab

Semester III

  • Computer Organisation
  • Data Structures using C
  • Computer Networks
  • Data Structures lab
  • PC Hardware and Networking lab
  • Graphic User Interface lab
  • Web Designing lab

Semester IV

  • OOP with C++
  • Database Management System
  • Operating System
  • Software Engineering
  • OOP with C++ lab
  • DBMS lab
  • Linux lab

Semester V

  • Basic Management Skills and Indian Constitution
  • Programming with Java
  • Web Programming
  • Programming with Java lab
  • Web Programming lab
  • CASP
  • Project

Semester VI

  • Software Testing
  • Network Security and Management
  • Mobile Computing
  • Software Testing lab
  • Network Security lab
  • Project


There hundreds of institutes offering the best faculty and campus facilities to students wishing to pursue this course. But finding the best of them in terms of fee and location is difficult. So to ease out this work, here are few institutes in India offering this course for a cost worth for the service provided by them.



Average Fee

Lovely Professional University

Jalandhar, Punjab


Integral University

Lucknow, Uttar Pradesh


Shri Ramswaroop Memorial University

Lucknow, Uttar Pradesh


Sanskrit University

Mathura, Uttar Pradesh


Chandigarh University



Galgotias University

Greater Noida, Uttar Pradesh


GD Goenka University

Gurgaon, Haryana


Swami Vivekanand Subharti University

Meerut, Uttar Pradesh


Indian Institute of Science

Bangalore, Karnataka


BFIT Group of Institutions

Dehradun, Uttarakhand


Future Prospects

Diploma in Computer Engineering has a lot to offer the students. A degree holder gets access to a lot of opportunities in the market as we are turning everything into computer-based products. Given below are few high yielding job profiles along with the description of the job to make your work easy.

Job Profile


Annual Average Salary

Web Designer

Web Designer's work is to design websites and make them convenient and efficient to suit every nature of business.

₹4,00,000 - ₹6,00,000


A programmer is appointed to manage the computer-based work where programming is involved. A Programmer has to be vigilant and sharp at understanding and using all or most of the programming languages.

₹5,00,000 - ₹7,00,000

System Analyst

Everything on has some setbacks or temporary issues in it and so is with the hardware and software attached in a computer-based product. It is known as a bug. A System Analyst finds and fixes such bugs so that the customers have a smooth and safe experience.

₹4,00,000 - ₹6,00,000

Technical Writer

A Technical Writer is a person who has a lot of interest in technical products. They are aware of all the technical terms and can review a technological gadget professionally.

₹6,00,000 - ₹7,00,000

Cloud Architect

A person having good knowledge of cloud technology can be a Cloud Architect. They develop and manage a whole cloud setup for an organisation.

₹8,00,000 - ₹9,00,000


1 Comment
  • 2 years, 6 months

    Thanks for information