• cosc@chuka.ac.ke
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About Us

The objectives of the Department are:

a.   To conduct teaching and learning activities in the area of computer science and ICT with an aim of producing quality graduates who can serve in dynamic environments.

b.   Engage in research, innovation, consultancy, dissemination of knowledge and skills in the discipline of computer science for educational and socio-economic advancement.

c.      To initiate and participate in community outreach and extension services for the welfare of the society.

d.     Provide academic advising to students pursuing a career in computer science disciplines.

e.      To recommend qualified staff for recruitment in Computer science disciplines.

f.      Development of the University ICT Infrastructure.

g.     To promote utilization of ICT to enhance efficiency and effectiveness of University Operations.


The Department of Computer Science & Information Communication Technology offers competitive, client driven academic programmes, including Certificates, Diplomas, Bachelors and Masters Degrees.


  1. Graduates
  2. Publications
  3. Patents
  4. Industrial and engineering products


Teaching and training, Research and publication, Extension and outreach, Consultancy and innovation, Student welfare, Staff welfare, Web Conferencing, Providing specifications for acquisition of hardware and software of Information Communication Technology component and accessories,


Maintaining and repairing of all University Computer equipment, Design and installation of communication networks, Facilitating use of Information Communication Technology in teaching and research, Enforcing Software licensing compliance and Information Communication Technology standards in the University.