Vision

The IT department aspires to be a centre of excellence in offering academic programs and producing meaningful research in the area of Information Technology.

Mission

The department of Information Technology aims to produce excellent graduates by educating them in a state-of-the-art environment which enhances their problem solving skills, ethical and cultural awareness, and research output that would contribute positively to the well-being of the nation.

Information Technology Department Goals :

  1. Preserve global education standards which help the students to effectively acquire knowledge and skills in Information Technology discipline.
  2. Produce skillful, and innovative workforce aligned with the needs of Information Technology job market.
  3. Encourage the staff and students to attain excellence in research and innovation.
  4. Promote diversity that would help students work in multicultural environments.
  5. Enable students to communicate orally and verbally in academic and social contexts.
  6. Maintain a cooperative and effective student-focused learning environment.

Graduate Attributes

Attribute

Explanation

Oral and written communication

Ability to communicate arguments and ideas clearly in oral, visual and written forms and to various audiences. 

Critical thinking

Ability to critically evaluate, analyze and interpret information from various sources to formulate their own understanding.

Problem solving

Ability to apply logical and methodical approach to define and investigate problems and formulate creative solutions.

Ethical decision making

Autonomous individuals able of personal and project management skills including organization, working to deadline, time and resources management and an awareness of relevant ethical and legal frameworks.

Technology skills

Advanced IT competences and proficiency in the use of internet sources.

Team-work spirit

Ability to work as part of a diverse team with multiple perspectives showing interpersonal skills and an appreciation for sharing, cooperating and working towards common goals.

Value citizenship, locally and globally

Loyalty and a strong commitment to the social, economic and cultural development of the nation and an understanding of diversity issues and international contemporary issues.

Value diversity

Respect for the diversity of different perspectives and inter-cultural awareness that fosters multi-cultural competence and open-mindedness.