Department of Computer Science
Computer science is a discipline that spans theory and practice. It has a wide range of specialties such as programming languages, databases, computer architecture, software systems, graphics, artificial intelligence, computational science, software engineering, networks, etc... Computer science also has strong connections with other disciplines such as engineering, healthcare, business, etc.
The Computer Science Department is the largest department in the College of Computer and Information Sciences at King Saud University. It was established in 1404/1405 H. Since then, the department graduates have joined many government and private sectors.
The department relies on highly qualified academic and administrative staff. Most of them hold post-graduate degrees obtained from recognized local and international universities. Faculty members are involved in teaching and research. Their research activities find applications in various science fields and are published in high-quality international conferences and journals.