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Department of Computer Science & Information Technology


Overview of BSc in Computer Science and IT

Computer Science is the scientific basis of computations and computing machines. Computer Science encompasses areas like computer electronics, web design, networking, communications, Programming languages, database management system, software engineering e-commerce, artificial intelligence, mathematics etc.

Department of Computer science is forced ethically and in public to promote the circulation of technological knowledge to students and the community as to support the search of Science as a career to students and preventative Information measures to the community and all the industries, companies, telecommunication firms and also other different environments all over the world.

The department is especially proud of the quality and diversity of its computer equipment available for student use It maintainsa number of modern computer facilitiesincluding an computer science lab, a research lab.

The need for computer science and IT graduates has risen in the world especially in our country Somalia due to the emergence of new technologies, digital firm, transnational business, and the knowledge economy.


4 years of full time study

Campus and intakes  

BU KM5 Main Campus  -1st  Intake in August, 2nd Intake in January each year


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Tuition Fees


The Department of Computer Science and Information Technology (CIT) offers the following programs:

  •             Master of Science in Computer Science, M.Sc. in CIT in collaboration with Makerere University
  •             Bachelor of Science in Computer Science and Information Technology, B.Sc.in CIT
  •             Diploma in Computer Science Information Technology, Diploma in CIT