Nurturing Excellence and Innovation

To be among the region's top Computer Science departments, we are committed to a continuous journey of excellence and innovation. Our vision goes beyond simply providing high-quality education; we strive to create an environment that fosters creativity, critical thinking, and a passion for technology.

Empowering the Future of Technology

The Department of Computer Science offers a four-year degree program leading to a Bachelor’s of Science Degree in Computer Science. The Department of Computer Science is committed to promoting intellectual excellence and developing knowledge that is relevant to the latest technological developments.

Creating Tomorrow's Innovators

The mission of the Computer Science Department at GUST is to:

  1. Prepare globally competent professionals in computing-related industrial and academic fields
  2. Support its faculty and staff to achieve excellence in research, scholarship and teaching
  3. Serve the profession, industry and society

Department Goals

Main Goal

The CS Department ultimate goal is to maintain a program of excellence in teaching, research, and service by achieving core objectives.


  1. Prepare the students for productive careers in a broad range of computer science areas by equipping them with robust problem-solving skills to build computing systems of varying levels of complexity to meet market needs in local, regional or global markets
  2. Constantly update the CS curriculum to incorporate innovations in this ever-changing discipline
  3. Seek and maintain international accreditation for our undergraduate program
  4. Develop and maintain high-quality computing-related graduate programs
  5. Attract, nurture, and retain outstanding faculty who will produce high-quality fundamental and applied research
  6. Build and maintain long-lasting collaborative relationships with other universities and industries locally and internationally
  7. Provide services to the industry, the professional societies, the community, and the state of Kuwait
  8. Identify and Implement best practices and benchmarking to continuously improve the effectiveness of the department operation

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