KULLIYYAH OF INFORMATION AND COMMUNICATION TECHNOLOGY

KULLIYYAH OF INFORMATION AND COMMUNICATION TECHNOLOGY

Department of Computer Science

Department of Computer Science


The Department of Computer Science (DCS) was established in 2004, in the Kulliyyah of Information and Communication Technology (KICT). The first programme offered was the Bachelor of Computer Science (Honours) programme. This was followed by the postgraduate programmes in 2011, namely Master of Computer Science (MCS) and Ph.D. in Computer Science (Ph.D. CS).

The department offers the excitement of studying computer science, a field that studies the computers which has become an integral part of our daily life. The programme is tailored to produce competent key players in the industry. The courses in the programmes will reflect the latest development in Information and Communication Technology (ICT) area such as Software Engineering and Network and Security, and also the forefront fields: Data Science, Big Data Analytics, Machine Learning, and Digital Forensics. 

Programmes Offered

The Department offers B.Sc of Computer Science with three options of specializations are as the following:

  • Software Engineering
  • Network and Security
  • Data Science and Computational Intelligence

The Department also offers master and doctoral programmes in Computer Science. The postgraduate programmes offered by Department of Computer Science are as the following:

  • Doctor of Philosophy in Computer Science (by Research)
  • Master of Computer Science (by Research)
Programme Structure: General

Study Plan

Study plan for Bachelor of Computer Science are as follows:

  1. Study plan for matric number 151XXX
  2. Study plan for matric number 171XXX onwards