Message from the Head of Department

Welcome to the Computer Science Department (CS) at COMSATS Institute of Information Technology (CIIT), Islamabad. As Head of Department, I would like to share with you some highlights of our department - our world class faculty, flexible degree program options, successful alumni, and great job markets. Information, computing and communication technologies pervade nearly all aspects of today's digital society and will continue in the decades ahead to be of critical importance to the nation's technological infrastructure.

With over 30 full-time PhD faculty, we provide a world-class research environment spanning not only the core areas of computer science - including networking, distributed computing, HCI, artificial intelligence, ambient intelligence and computer vision - but also highly interdisciplinary programs, such as biomedical informatics, data mining, security and privacy, and ubiquitous computing.

The CS department offers three programs at the undergraduate level: BS in Computer Science, BS in Software Engineering and BS in Telecommunication Networks. The design of these degree programs take into account the highest national standards for computing curricula set by the ACM and IEEE Computer Societies. The Department of Computer Science (CS) has been ranked at 1st position in Computer Science and IT category, among all 132 universities of Pakistan by Higher Education Commission (HEC).The BS in Computer Science program is accredited by National Computing Education Accreditation Council (NCEAC).

The graduate programs comprise of the following:

  1. PhD in Computer Science
  2. MS in Computer Science
  3. MS in Software Engineering
  4. MS in Information security

We strongly encourage innovation in research, in teaching and in service to the profession, the local community and industry. Our faculty and students are constantly striving to excel and to advance the state of the art in computer science. I invite you to be part of our efforts as we propel the Computer Science Department to ever-greater heights.In closing, I hope you will enjoy our website and welcome you to the Department of Computer Science.

Sincerely, and with best wishes,

Dr. Majid Iqbal Khan
Head of Department

Get in touch with us
Computer Science Department
Faculty Block 2, CIIT
Park Road, Tarlai Kalan,
Islamabad 45550, Pakistan.

+92-51-9247000-9247002 and 9049802
UAN: +92-51-111-001-007

Contacts
For Undergraduate (BS - CS/SE/TN) Programs

Email: "Nauman Mehmood"(nauman@comsats.edu.pk)

For Graduate (MS/PhD) Programs:

Email: "Naeem Anjum"(naeem_anjum@comsats.edu.pk)

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