About us

The College started with an intake of 24 students each in B.Sc Electronics/ Computer Science which was later increased to 36 from the 9th batch onwards. Initially the college was functioning at the Government L.P.School building, Thiruthiyad, Calicut, which was provided by the Govt. Later this was developed into a self sufficient full fledged college with all infrastructure facilities. The college has its own three storeyed building with total floor area of 4000 m2 (approximately) constructed at a cost of Rs.125 lakhs at Kiliyanad, the heart of Calicut City. The College started functioning in the new campus in March 1997.

The College facilitates regular Post Graduates(PG) courses viz, MCA (3 years), M.Sc. Electronics, M.Sc. Computer Science & M.Com (2 Years), and Under Graduate (UG) courses viz., B.Sc. Electronics, B.Sc. Computer Science, Bachelor of Computer Applications (BCA), B.Com with Computer Application and BA English (3 years). All the UG and PG courses of this institution are affiliated to the University of Calicut, carried out in semester system. The UG programmes and MCA are of 6 semesters spread over a period of 3 years and the PG programmes, M.Sc Computer Science, M.Sc electronics and M.Com are of 4 semester spread over a period of 2 years Multifarious short term training programmes in the area of Electronics and Computer Science too are offered.

Regular UG/PG Programmes

  • B.Sc. Electronics
  • B.Sc. Computer Science
  • BCA
  • B Com with CA
  • BA English
  • BBA
  • B.Sc. Mathematics
  • M.Sc Electronics- 1
  • M.Sc Electronics- 2
  • M.Sc Computer Science- 1
  • M.Sc Computer Science- 2
  • M.Com (Finance)


IHRD Courses

  • PGDCA (Post Graduate Diploma In Computer Application)
  •               (One year course - two semesters)
  • DDTOA (Diploma in Data Entry Techniques and Office Automation)
  •               (One year course - two semesters)
  • DCA ( Diploma in Computer Application)
  •                (6 Months course)

Hall of Fame

Mr.Simon Skaria
Proud Alumni of CAS, Kozhikode
(First Batch B.Sc. Computer Science)

Simon Skaria’s mission is to empower consumers and organizations achieve more by revolutionizing how they collaborate, educate, and entertain using Mixed Reality and Artificial Intelligence.

At Microsoft, Simon leads Mixed Reality Product for collaboration, social, gaming and entertainment experiences. In his role he is accountable for Mixed Reality Presence, Spatial Maps, Holographic Rendering, and Multiuser Synchronization and the developer platform across Augmented Reality, Virtual Reality, phones, PC and Mac. He also leads Mixed Reality integration across Microsoft Teams, Dynamics 365, and the ecosystem of ISV partners. Simon is a passionate leader who was instrumental in the launch of Microsoft Mesh, HoloLens and Windows Mixed Reality headsets. Prior to his role in Mixed Reality, Simon was a leader in Microsoft Office's transition to the cloud by driving changes in technology, culture and go-to-market. Before Microsoft, he was the founding CEO of Albits Inc, a company enabling remote collaboration and virtual events to its successful exit.

Simon holds a MS in Computer Science from University of California, Irvine and MS in Statistics and Computer Science from Indian Institute of Technology, Bombay. Simon’s first foray in computers was with the first batch of B.Sc. Computer Science at College of Applied Sciences, Calicut. 

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