COMPUTER SCIENCE

Name : COMPUTER SCIENCE
Establishment : Department of Computer Science was established in the year 2000. It is an established department under the Faculty of Sciences. The department had developed curricula of the academic programs at various levels to meet the national and international standards as defined by Higher Education Commission. The curricula include PhD (Computer Science) MS (Computer Science), BS (Computer Science) and Post Graduate Diploma (PGD) in Computer Science.
Introduction : The department is equipped with two computer labs with state-of-the-art computer systems. A video conferencing based digital class room is also available for the delivery of online lectures. The department practices the multi-method (hybrid) teaching methodology i.e. face-to-face regular classes for BS (Computer Science) and MS (Computer Science) with the blend of e-learning mode. The facilities of Agahi Learning Management System, Video and Teleconferencing are in use for lectures/consultations in research-oriented degree at MS and conducting professional courses at BS level. The online methodology is also practiced for PGD (Computer Science) and Foreign Language (French). In addition, the department also has a flavor of distance teaching in selected courses of BS (Computer Science) program like English, Pakistan Studies, and Islamic Studies etc.
Objectives : Our aim is to produce dynamic young professionals for computer science and information technology disciplines by developing strong academic foundation, software engineering skills and professionalism required for rapid growth in their career & higher education while incorporating values of humanism & personal integrity
Future Plans :
Academic Facilities : Besides graduate and undergraduate teaching, the department is actively involved in research and development. Various Projects have been completed with the International collaborations. Department conducts research in the area of Ubiquitous Computing, Machine Learning and Human Computer Interaction. In addition, the department also focuses on the e-learning research in adaptive contents, e-assessment and other related areas of e-learning.
Postal Address : Department of Computer Science, H-8, Allama Iqbal Open University, Islamabad.
Phone : 051-9250091
Email : dcs@aiou.edu.pk
Staff Members : Staff Members Details
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Programmes: Bachelor of Science (Computer Science)
Post Graduate Diploma in Computer Science (PGD(CS))
M.S. Computer Science

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