The department of Computer Science, CIIT Lahore has found wide-spread appreciation and popularity in local and international markets through its existing undergraduate BS (CS) and MS/PhD programs. BS (SE) dual degree program is another step towards imparting quality education to students in Pakistan. The objective of this dual degree programme is to provide students in Pakistan an access to high quality technical education of international standards at the lowest possible cost and enable them to meet today’s and future market challenges. The program is offered as dual degree in collaboration with Lancaster University of UK and it will ensure international quality standards set by allied partner University.
Software Engineering discipline focuses on imparting the practical knowledge and technical training that enables students to harmonize theory with practice, concepts with applications, and problems with solutions. Software Engineering graduates will have grounding in communication, mathematics, sciences, cultural, ethical, and social issues that influence and affect to the development of high quality software systems. The Programme will prepare professionals having skills and mastery in software development principles, theory, practice, and process to develop high quality software applications.
The Dual Degrees:
On completion students will be awarded with two degrees:
- Bachelor of Science in Software Engineering from Lancaster University
- BS Software Engineering from CIIT with transcript
BSCS Programme of the CIIT Lahore has been awarded best category ‘W’ by National Computing Education Accreditation Council (NCEAC) of Pakistan. BSSE Program will also be accredited by NCEAC. Bachelor of Science in Software Engineering is accredited by the Institute of Engineering and Technology, UK.
Software engineering is the discipline which involves the application of engineering concepts, techniques, and methods to the design, development, deployment and maintenance of software systems. Software engineering programme will prepare professionals who have a mastery of principles, theory, practices, and processes necessary to produce quality software systems.
The mission of department will focus on imparting excellent computer knowledge, research & development training to students which would enable them to harmonize theory with practice, concept with application and problem with solution.
The faculty of the department comprises of young and experienced members with academic excellence and industrial experience. All faculty members, in addition to their teaching responsibilities, are actively involved in research activities in their respective fields. The CIIT faculty encourages free and open discussion with students in and out of the classroom.
A number of computer laboratories equipped with latest branded hardware and software have been established to impart quality instructions and conduct research. All laboratories are air conditioned and are supervised by qualified teaching faculty to assist students during the lab sessions.
Department of Management Sciences has established a Centre for Research in Management Sciences (CRMS) to facilitate faculty members and students to actively pursue their respective research areas. The rationale for the establishment of CRMS is based on the long standing need of undertaking high quality research in order to bridge the gap between industry and academia in Pakistan. The scope of activities includes:
- Software Engineering
- Databases and Operational Intelligence
- Web Semantics
- Communication Networks
- Intelligent Machines and Robotics
- Vision, Image& Graphics