Assoc. Prof. Nahla Barakat
The mission of the Artificial Intelligence programme is to develop students’ breadth of knowledge across the subject areas of Informatics and Computer Science, including their ability to apply the defining processes of computer science theories, abstraction, design, and implementation to solve problems in the discipline. This in addition to providing the students with the knowledge and skills required for the expanding era of artificial intelligence in different domains. The programme structure prepares students for professional practice and continuing professional development in the evolving IT and computing industry. The Advanced modules specific to the Specializations are:
- Artificial Intelligence
- Data sciences
- Visual computing
- Humanoid Robots
- Cognitive Computing
- Agent based systems
- Internet of things systems
Jobs directly related to your degree include:
- Artificial intelligence application developer
- Machine learning application engineer
- Data scientist and data analysis engineer
- Multidisciplinary application programmer
The first 5 semesters are common, Prep year and degree year 1.
Admission to the programme: In accordance with the University’s regulations as defined in Section 1 of the General Academic Regulations.
Admission to specialisation: The Faculty Council determines at the end of the first semester of Y-2 (level-I) the number of students for each specialisation according to the availability of educational resources. A student is admitted to a specialisation according to:
- Overall GPA of Degree-Year-1
- His/her marks in the designated modules for specialisations are as follows: for Computer Science (CS): Programming, data structures and mathematics modules.