Department of Computer Science

About Department

The department of computer science (DCS) was established in 2000/2001 (1420-1421) as a department under the College of Computer Science (CCS), in King Khalid University. The Department offers a four-year Bachelor program in computer science as a credit and semester based system in accordance with college mission and objectives. The degree program is structured with 138 credits and National Qualifications Framework (NQF) domain skills in the field of computer science with three tracks (Intelligent Systems, Software Engineering, Network Security). The department has also established Master programs.

Head of Department




Open quotation mark with solid fill        Welcome to the Department of Computer Science. I am happy that you have chosen to find out more about our department. The department offers undergraduate and postgraduate programs in computer sciences to prepare highly qualified computing professionals to meet the growing demands of the Saudi industry and society. A successful career in computer-based work relies on both sound technical skills and the experience of applying them in the real world.




HoD of Computer Science

Dr. Omar Alqantani


Dr. Omar Alqahtani

Head of Department, Algaraa Office 1/2/28. Email:

Dr. Felwah Alqahtani

Vice Head of Department, Guraiger Office A/3/87, Email:

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