About Computer Science & Engineering Department
The Department of Computer Science & Engineering (CS&E) is one of the pioneering departments at Jubail University College that started in 2007. The department currently offers Bachelor of Science degree in Computer Science (CS) and is planning to offer Bachelor of Science degree in Computer Engineering (COE) in the near future.
The language of instruction is English. Students are enrolled in the department after successfully passing the preparatory year program, in which they are prepared for college study through specially designed curriculum comprising of courses in English, Mathematics and Information Technology. The CS program is offered for both male and female students. CS Students spend 8 semesters in the program, studying a total of 127 credit hours.
The curriculum covers a wide range of computer related subjects such as, Computer programming, Computer Architecture & Organization, Design and Analysis of Algorithms, Software Engineering, Database Systems, Computer Network Systems, Operating Systems, Artificial Intelligence, Computer Security, Web Engineering and Development, etc. In addition, students go through a field training course where they spend their last semester in a Company to learn how to apply the knowledge they gain from the program in a real-life setting.
The student must obtain a cumulative grade point average of at least 2.0 on a 4.0 points scale to meet graduation requirements.
The department currently employs many academic professionals from different backgrounds with sound academic qualifications in all computer science related disciplines.
CS&E department provides practical learning opportunities and industry-recognized programs that equip students with appropriate knowledge and real-world problem solving skills. A Graduate of the CS program can work as Software Developer, Software Engineering Specialist, Information Systems Analysts, Database Programmer, Database Administrator, Computer Network Supervisor, Computer Security Specialist, Web Applications Developer, Mobile Application Developer, etc.
The innovative and extensive programs at CS&E department can offer students with an excellent learning experience that prepare them for a successful career as a Computer Science Professional.