The Faculty of Computing and Information Systems was established with a vision to produce graduates who possess the right combination of knowledge and practical hands-on expertise to take care of both an organisation’s information technology infrastructure and the people who use it. IT specialists assume responsibility for selecting hardware and software products appropriate for an organization, integrating those products with organizational needs and infrastructure, and installing, customizing and maintaining those applications for the organization’s computer users. Examples of these responsibilities include the installation of networks; network administration and security; the design of web pages; the development of multimedia resources; the installation of communication components; the oversight of email products; and the planning and management of the technology life-cycle by which an organization’s technology is maintained, upgraded, and replaced.
The program aims at producing graduates with practical skills to:.
The Faculty offers 4 distinctive BSc (Honours) programs each of 10 semesters (4 years) duration:
It gives me great pleasure and honor to introduce to you the Faculty of Computing and Information Systems. The Faculty was established to address the pressing need of a program for training and qualification in the field of information technology, in such a way as to achieve levels of qualification that gain the acknowledgement and acceptance of the international computing institutions. The Faculty is much concerned with realizing a sort of balance between scientific knowledge of basic science and the methods of academic learning to enable the student to have the ability of self learning and to keep pace with the advancements in this field. The program also enables the student to join domestic and external graduate programs, and to join the relevant jobs in business markets.
Obaid Khatim Street, Arkawait, North of Al Balaabil bus stop