The Department of Electrical and Computer
Engineering offers high
quality engineering education
through its two undergraduate programs in computer engineering and electrical and electronic engineering as well as through its two graduate programs
in the same areas. Both undergraduate programs are accredited by the Engineering Accreditation Commission of ABET, http://www.abet.org . ABET is the most prestigious Engineering accreditation board.
Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering has more than 600 students who
receive a solid foundation of core electrical and computer engineering courses. These courses are delivered
by highly qualified faculty members graduated from top universities
The undergraduate programs have a total
of 132 credit hours
designed to cover the main streams in electrical and computer engineering including, for example, telecommunication systems,
electronic circuit design, power systems, computer and communication networks as
well as embedded systems and robotics. Students are given the chance to select
over 30 credits of different electives depending
on their interests.
The Department aims to be a leader in the region in providing highly
qualified engineers who can address the rapid technological challenges of the
The Department is committed to graduate highly qualified electrical and
computer engineers equipped with state of the art knowledge and skills who can
contribute to the economic development of the United Arab Emirates and the
region, and have ability for life-long learning and a sense of professional
The Electrical and Computer Engineering Department offers the following programs and degrees:
- Bachelor of Science. In electrical and electronic engineering
- Bachelor of Science. In Computer Engineering
- Master of Engineering in Electrical and Electronic
- Master of Science in Computer Engineering
Department Strategic Goals:
Graduate well-qualified engineers who are dynamic, interdisciplinary, ethical, and capable of leading the technological development of the future;
- Provide state-of-the-art research and innovation that serves industry and society.
- Provide a diverse and stimulating intellectual environment wherein faculty, students, and staff can thrive and grow.