In today’s world, information is of central significance to personal, organizational, technical, political and economic progress. The Department of Information Science focuses on capturing, storing, analyzing and retrieving data through information technology. With access to state-of-the-art facilities and thousands of information sources provided by AUK’s eLibraries, the department provides students with the skills and knowledge needed not only to design, develop and evaluate different types of information technology solutions, but also to make sense of data by transforming it into information and knowledge for intelligent decision-making.
The department is currently offering a Bachelor of Science program in Information Technology. The program’s study plan includes a wide range of courses related to design, programming, networking, data analytics and system management.
The department is committed to conducting research to advance the field of Information Science and address the needs of the region.