Information Technology (IT) is the umbrella of all computing disciplines (computer science, information systems and software engineering). It focuses on the practical part of computer science, where it provides and produces high-quality software solutions.
The Information Technology Bachelor’s program offered by the department of Information Technology is one of the first programs in KSA that has been carefully crafted and designed to fulfill the needs of research as well as industry and local markets in Saudi Arabia. The IT department also offers a Masters program in IT, which provides in-depth knowledge, and research in the field of Information Technology.
Graduates from the programs are expected to contribute effectively to the national plan of IT in the kingdom and fill the need in the IT industry for specialized personal in IT solutions design, IT solutions development, IT solutions evaluation, and research in all areas of IT including Data-Centered solutions, Network solutions, Security and Information Assurance, Web technologies, Human Computer Interaction, and Multimedia.