On behalf of the faculty and staff members, I am delighted to welcome you to the College of Computer Science and Information Technology (CCSIT) at Imam Abdulrahman Bin Faisal University. We are providing high-quality, world-class quality education since 2010, that produces skilled professionals with the ability to anticipate and adapt to the needs of the strategic workforce in Saudi Arabia.
Through the strategic plan, the aim is to be a leading college that has capable graduates who contributes to the development and transfer of technology. Moreover, they will serve as major source of research and innovation to support and develop the knowledge-based economy in the private and government sectors. This could be realized by providing an inspirational learning environment to gain leadership skills, high standards and values, creativity, teamwork, lifelong learning and a strong sense of their future career. The college also gives priority to provide professional services with community engagements.
To achieve these goals, the college has an elite faculty members and staff to lead and compete with others national, reginal, and international programs. CCSIT consists of four academic departments that offer Bachelor of Science degrees (BS) in four different majors: Computer Science, Computer Information Systems, Cyberspace Security and Digital Forensics, and Artificial Intelligence, as well as Master of Science (MS) degrees in Computer Science.

In order to keep up-to-date of developments and requirements of the local and international industry, the College seeks to review its various academic programs continuously based on feedback from all stakeholders, such as employers, alumni and current students, through the application of quality standards via local (NCAAA) and international (ABET) academic accreditation to improve the quality of their educational outputs.
Please take a look at the website for information about our programs, research, and faculty. If you have questions or comments, please contact me at amalmuhaideb@iau.edu.sa
Sincerely, and with best wishes,

Dr. Abdullah Mohammed Almuhaideb
Dean, College of Computer Science and Information Technology

Published on: 07 December 2017
Last update on: 24 May 2021