Information Technology

WELCOME

The Department of Information Technology is a forward-looking department offering high-quality learning in a welcoming and friendly environment. Information Technology is a fast changing and advancing field and with our high standard reputation for innovative education, we offer courses that reflect this high level of changes and advancement. The Department offers consultancy services to both government and private establishments. There are adequate facilities to support our various academic programmes.

MISSION AND VISION OF THE DEPARTMENT

Mission

The Department of Information Technology aims to create and disseminate knowledge through research and education in the theory and application of Information Technology (IT) geared towards global needs and production of self-reliant high-level IT professionals, products and services

Vision

The Department will be a leader in IT and at the forefront of educational innovation and disseminating new knowledge and whose graduates are globally recognised as innovative and well-prepared IT professionals.

RESEARCH AREAS

The areas of research in the Department are the following:

Networked and Embedded Systems, Intelligent Systems, Human Computer Interaction, Mobile Computing, Wireless Technology, Computer Networks, IT Project Development and Management, Software Development, IT Infrastructure Maintenance, Cloud Computing, Data Analysis, computing and communications, geoinformatics and bioinformatics, computer systems architecture, fast and efficient algorithms, parallel computing systems, database, web engineering, Internet of Things and Ubiquitous Computing