The program aims to establish successful computer or engineering careers in industry and government that will advance the economic development of the country, the region, and beyond.
The Computer Engineering program focuses on the design, analysis, and applications of computer hardware and software as components of integrated computing systems. It overlaps with computer science on one end (software systems) and with electrical engineering on the other (digital hardware). The program equips students with hands-on experience in system design and implementation by offering a set of practical labs in digital logic, microprocessor, electronic signal processing, computer interfacing, robotics.
Graduates of this program are sought by the industry in Qatar with attractive positions and interesting career opportunities. Computer Engineering students engage in a broad range of research and learning activities with an emphasis on those that are highly relevant to Qatar and the region. This educational experience is culminated by a graduation project where teams are formed to build a complete hardware and/or software system resembling an industrial unit for a specific real-world application.
The program works towards Qatar reaching the goals of the 2030 vision. Program for males and females.
Admission requirements vary based on the application type (new, transfer, visiting, or non-degree applicants). Please contact us for further information about admission requirements.
We are proud that the Computer Engineering Program is accredited by the Engineering Accreditation Commissions; EAC of ABET, http://www.abet.org. Accreditation ensures that the students, parents, employers, and the society we serve can be confident that a program meets the quality standards that produce graduates prepared to enter a global workforce.
Computer Science and Engineering Department Vision
Become a regional leader in providing high-quality education and research in the area of computer and information science and engineering.
Computer Science and Engineering Department Mission
The department mission is to:
Enrich society and advance computer and information science and engineering by preparing graduates with the knowledge, ability, and skill to become innovators and leaders who are able to contribute to the aspirations of the country;
Benefit humanity through research, creativity, problem-solving, and application development;
Share knowledge and expertise to benefit the country, the region, and beyond while inspiring people to engage in computing fields.
The department is responsive to local cultural values as it excels in education, research, and community contributions.
Career Development Center
The Career Development Center provides counseling, training, and professional development services and helps to prepare students to engage and compete for the best career opportunities. It specializes in providing QU students with student employment during their study at QU. Additionally; the Center assists students with sponsorship, internship, and full-time job opportunities and provides numerous career-related resources, programs, and activities.
The Career Development Center at Qatar University shall be the benchmark of Career Services in the region and generate the future leaders of the Qatar National Vision 2030 by helping our students and alumni realize their career dreams.