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  • Overview

    Information Technology (IT) is concerned with studying various areas that are related to meeting users' needs in various activities of computing technology. The Information Technology (IT) program is designed to educate students about the current trends of IT that offer a better potential for employability.

    Both private companies and public agencies seek IT professionals for a variety of computing positions. Many work as software designers, web application developers, network administrator and information system mangers for various growing sectors such as banks, hospitals, construction companies and telecommunication companies. Graduates are equally prepared to pursue Master's and Ph.D. degrees in IT or related fields.

    Vision

    The department of Computer Science and Information Technology at Abu Dhabi University is recognized as one of the premiere CS&IT departments locally, regionally and internationally, dedicated to excellence in education and applied research that provides "The Future Information Technology Leaders of the Region."

    Mission

    The mission of the Information Technology Department is to offer student-centric degree programs that prepare students for highly rewarding careers in the technology sector and empower their contribution to the UAE and regional growth through excellence in teaching, and to meet the development needs of the country and the region through faculty scholarship and community service.

  • Chair's Message

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    blockquote1.pngWelcome to the Computer Science and Information Technology department (CSIT) at Abu Dhabi University. As a chair of the CSIT department I am proud to share with you some highlights of our department. At our department we offer both Bachelors of science degree (B.Sc.) and a Masters in science degree (M.Sc.) in Information Technology.blockquote2.png

    The B.Sc. IT is designed with conformance of international standards and guidelines. The program is specifically designed to provide the IT graduates with the knowledge and skills needed to succeed in workplace and in advanced studies. The program will enable its graduates to develop an understanding of latest Information Technology issues and to gain technical skills that are essential for effective IT professionals.

    The M.Sc. IT program offers graduates a highly rewarding career oriented graduate degree program that will improve their chances and contribute to the progress of their career and the development of the local and regional market.

    Our faculty members at the CSIT department are internationally qualified and experienced faculty with genuine interest in helping students to achieve their academic goals. They are also distinguished through their excellence in research and service.

    We welcome you to browse through the department web site and should you have any suggestions or question, please do not hesitate to contact us.

    Dr. Hassan Hajjdiab, Ph.D.
    Associate Professor and Department Chair
    CS&IT Department
    Email: hassan.hajjdiab@adu.ac.ae

  • Programs Offered

  • Faculty & Staff

    • Dr. Ashraf Khalil, Ph.D. (Abu Dhabi Campus)

      Associate Professor of Computer Science

      Ph.D. in Computer Science

      Indiana University, Bloomington, Indiana, USA

      Tel #: +037090832

      Email: ashraf.khalil@adu.ac.ae

    • Dr.Hassan Hajjdiab, Ph.D. (Abu Dhabi Campus)

      Associate Professor and Department Chair

      Ph.D. in Computer Science

      University of Ottawa, Ottawa, Ontario, Canada

      Email: hassan.hajjdiab@adu.ac.ae

    • Dr. Mourad Elhadef (Abu Dhabi Campus)

      Associate Professor

      Ph.D. in Computer Science

      University of Sherbrooke, Sherbrooke, QC, Canada

      Email: Mourad.elhadef@adu.ac.ae

    • Dr.Farid Ibrahim (Al Ain Campus)

      College Coordinator, CECS
      Assistant Professor of Computer and Information Science

      Ph.D. in Information Science,

      Loughborough University, UK

      Tel #: +97137090833

      Email: Farid.Ibrahim@adu.ac.ae

    • Dr.Jauhar Ali (Abu Dhabi Campus)

      Associate Professor

      Ph.D. in Software Engineering

      University of Tsukuba, Japan

      Tel #: +025015733

      Email: jauhar.ali@adu.ac.ae

    • Dr.Modafar Ati (Abu Dhabi Campus)

      PhD in Electrical & Computing Engineering

      Newcastle upon Tyne, UK

      Email: modafar.ati@adu.ac.ae

  • Research Activities

    Research Areas

    • Dr. Ashraf Khalil

      • Human-Computer Interaction, Ubiquitous and Mobile Computing, Mobile Computing, Enterprise Computing, Usability Evaluation and Iterative Design, and Privacy.
    • Dr. Farid Ibrahim

      • Database Systems.
      • Computer Algorithms.
      • Programming Languages.
      • Web Technology.
      • Computer Processing of Arabic.
      • Computation of Arabic Linguistics.
      • Information Retrieval.
      • Artificial Neural Networks.
    • Dr. Hassan Hajjdiab

      • Computer and Robot vision
      • Image processing
    • Dr. Jauhar Ali

      • Software Engineering, Software Development.
      • Database design and implementation.
    • Dr. Modafar Ati

      • Service Orientated Architecture ( SOA ) technologies.
      • Artificial Intelligence, Data Mining, Neural Networks.
      • Remote Monitoring, eHealth.
    • Dr. Mourad Elhadef

      • Distributed and Parallel Computing, Wireless Mobile Ad-hoc, Mesh, and Sensor Networks : Fault Tolerance and Fault Diagnosis & Security
      • Mobile Computing
      • Artificial Intelligence
      • Swarm Intelligence
      • Artificial Immune Systems
    • Dr. Saadat AlHashimi

      • Information Retrieval
      • Data Mining
      • Grid/Cloud computing
      • IT and Strategy
  • Facilities

Events

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National Day Ceremony Nov 28, 2016 to Nov 28, 2016
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International Aviation Conference May 22, 2016 to May 23, 2016
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Think Science Exhibition 2016 Apr 17, 2016 to Apr 19, 2016
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Getex 2016 Apr 13, 2016 to Apr 15, 2016

Reach Us

Abu Dhabi Campus

P.O Box 59911, Abu Dhabi, UAE

Al Ain Campus

P.O Box 1790, Al Ain, UAE

Toll Free Number:

800-ADYOU (800-23968)

International Students:

+971 2 5015555 (Call Center)

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