Introduction from Head of School
Welcome to the School
of Information Technology and Computer Science. Our
graduates are highly regarded and readily employed.
Our degrees lead the way in offering a wide range of
skills and equip graduates to handle the challenges
of IT & CS management and software engineering
and development techniques. Graduates must attain skills
that can be applied globally. Our innovative and focussed
degrees are giving our students the edge over other
The school offers
much more than undergraduate degrees, with comprehensive
Masters, Honours Masters and Doctorates of Philosophy
Our School's vision
is "First choice in IT education and research".
As we all know, IT & CS is an exciting and rapidly
developing science. We constantly review our existing
popular degrees in line with market place needs, the
rapid advances Information Technology and Computer
Science applications, especially the Internet, and
the globalisation of telecommunications. In this way,
we ensure we remain ahead of the field.
We are now entering
the age of the borderless world that is characterised
by unrestricted flow of knowledge, goods and services.
Consumers, businesses, companies, economies and cultures
will become truly global as traditional boundaries
continue to be redrawn and may disappear completely.
Join us and be part of this phenomenon.
main areas of activity include Computer and Communications
Security, E-application, Software Engineering and Intelligent
Systems. Areas of active research and teaching within
the Computer and Communications Security group include:
cryptography, computer security, network and multimedia
security, distributed systems security, and combinatorial
designs. The E-applications group’s projects
are in: e-commerce; e-education, e-health, information
management and telecommunications network planning.
The Software Engineering group focuses on dependable
systems to include agile methods, software risk and
flexible manufacturing, The Intelligent Systems group
artificial intelligence techniques for decision support, machine perception,
mobile robotics, neural networks, data mining & databases.
If you choose
to enrol in one of our degrees, I hope you find it
a rewarding experience.