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.
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."
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.