Welcome to Department of Computer Science
Our Mission and Philosophy
The Department of Computer Science, University of Karachi was establish by a resolution of Academic Council in its meeting held on november 27 1984 and it began functioning in the academic year 1985-86. At the initial level DCS was offering a degree program in master of Computer Science (MCS) and become one of the first institutions in Karachi imparting education in Computer science and technology.
Departments and Programs
With the clear objectives to cater the growing demand of professionally skilled manpower in the field of Computer Science in 1995 the DCS also started to offer MCS evening program on self fianace. To further strengthen the discipline of Computer Science by producing high quality professionals with fundamental knowledge. After the first batch passed in 1999 the DCS has also started to offer BS (Computer Science) programme in evening. The DCS was the first institute in Karachi to offer BS (Software Engineering) in 2004.
Costs and Financial Aid
The contents of courses offered are revised after every two years and books are recommended to cope with the rapid developments which are taking place in Computer Science and Information Technology. All the curricula have been designed in the light of recommendations of Task Force (on the Curriculum for Computer Science Programs for general Universities of Sindh). Thus all the curricula of Department of Computer Science are developed for CS/IT.
Great Career Outcomes
Excellent career opportunities exist for the graduates of Department of Computer Science. More than 80% of graduates are immediately hired by top ranking software houses and other institutions.