Welcome to the Department of Information Systems and Security (ISS) at the College
of Information Technology (CIT). The department is home to two undergraduate Bachelor
degree programs (BSc in Information Technology and BSc in Information Security) and
two Master degree programs (MSc in Information Technology Management and MSc in Information
These degree programs provide students with proficiency in the area of information systems and information security needed for today’s IT dependent driven society and as such, contribute to a UAE knowledge based economy. The programs provide the management skills and technical knowledge needed to plan, acquire, secure, manage, evaluate and sustain deployed IT enterprise systems. We emphasize applying innovative teaching and research practices and methodologies supported by state of the art laboratories. These programs will contribute towards meeting the growing UAE’s needs for information technology and cyber security specialists with the right competences.
The Bachelor of Science in Information Technology is accredited by the Computing Accreditation Commission (CAC) of ABET.