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Postgraduate Programs - Faculty of computers and Information

  • Program Objectives
  • Program structure
  • Enrollment conditions
  • Registration and Exam dates
  • Course Description
  • Diploma program details
  • Contact Methods

* Prepare specialized cadres in the field of information technology who have a great deal of knowledge and practical and applied skills that fit with the needs of the integrated and continuous development of society in various sectors to cover the needs of the labor market.

* Deepen the scientific awareness and interest in applied research for the use of computer and information technology technologies in various sectors and state institutions in the social, economic, scientific and research fields, and raising the efficiency of their use through conducting research and organizing and holding specialized training courses in the fields of computers and information technology.

* Seek to communicate with the community and meet its needs by providing advisory and research experiences that serve the community in a distinct manner that helps achieve continuous development and enhance the students' research capabilities and skills.

Master's application requirements: -

To have a Bachelor’s degree in computers and information from an Egyptian university or an equivalent degree from the Supreme Council of Universities, or a Bachelor’s degree in computer and communications engineering from one of the engineering faculties from an Egyptian university, or an equivalent degree from the Supreme Council of Universities. Department of Computer Systems at the faculty, or holder of a diploma in advanced bioinformatics, and it is accepted only in the master of bioinformatics technology, provided that it has obtained a good grade at least after making a clearing.

PhD application requirements:

To have a master’s degree in computers and information from one of the faculties of computers and information in Egyptian universities or any equivalent degree from the Supreme Council of Universities, or to have a master’s degree in engineering specializing in computer or communication engineering from one of the engineering facultys from an Egyptian university.

The following postgraduate diplomas with credit hours’ system:

* Diploma in Basic Business Computing

To have a Bachelor’s degree in Computers and Information (or a Bachelor of Computer Engineering) from an Egyptian university or an equivalent degree from another scientific institute recognized by the Supreme Council of Universities. Graduates of new programs affiliated to the faculties of computers and information may be accepted from an Egyptian university. Or an equivalent degree from another scientific institute recognized by the Supreme Council of Universities and after conducting a personal interview organized by the Information Systems Department at the Faculty of Computers and Information at Ain Shams University.

* Diploma in Advanced Business Computing

Conditions for admission and registration Obtaining a basic diploma.

The faculty allows registration for a master's degree after obtaining a diploma in advanced business computing.

* Diploma in Basic Bioinformatics

Admission requirements for student enrollment in the diploma:

In addition to the general terms and conditions contained in the regulations of the Faculty of Computers and Information at Ain Shams University for Graduate Studies in the credit hour system regarding the requirements for enrolling students in the diploma, the following conditions are taken into account:

The student must have obtained a bachelor’s degree from one of the following faculties (medicine, pharmacy, dentistry, veterinary medicine, science, agriculture) as well as the corresponding degrees from other faculties such as (the Girls’ Faculty at Ain Shams University and the faculties of education) from an Egyptian university or on An equivalent degree from another scientific institute recognized by the Supreme Council of Universities, and after conducting a personal interview organized by the Information Systems Department, Faculty of Computers and Information, Ain Shams University.

For private institutes, students from specializations corresponding to what was mentioned above are accepted only in the event that there is an equivalency from the Supreme Council of Universities that indicates the equivalence of their certificates to one of the Egyptian faculties mentioned previously.

For any qualification obtained from outside the Arab Republic, students from the corresponding disciplines are accepted only in the case of an equivalency from the Supreme Council of Universities that indicates the equivalence of their certificates to one of the Egyptian Faculties described previously.

* Diploma in Advanced Bioinformatics

Admission requirements for obtaining a basic diploma

The faculty allows registration for a master's degree after obtaining a diploma in advanced bioinformatics.

* Diploma in Information Technology and Business (DITE)

The applicant must be a graduate of Egyptian Faculties and institutes and their equivalent. His work is in the field of computers and information, as determined by the Faculty Council. And conduct a personal interview to determine the scientific experience of the applicant.

As the study is in English in all courses, so it is necessary to obtain a certificate of English language proficiency with a total of not less than 400 in the TOEFL exam and a condition to obtain it from within the university or accredited bodies such as AMIDEAST - and the IELTS certificate granted by the British Council, then it is attested by the Faculty of Alsun at the university (Keep in mind that the shelf life is two years)

For graduates of a university outside the Arab Republic of Egypt or from private institutes, an equivalency from the Supreme Council of Universities must be submitted, stating the equivalency of his degree in one of the Egyptian Faculties.

Note that all postgraduate programs are taught using the credit hour system in English.

For TOEFL

TOEFL is one of the conditions for admission to the diploma stage with an average of (400 degrees). The TOEFL certificate is presented upon registration (Master's degree and doctorate degrees) with a rate of (450 degrees) for the master's and a rate of (500 degrees) for the Ph.D.

Exam system

Three semesters as a maximum, knowing that the summer semester does not exceed 6 credit hours

First: Diploma and Preliminary

Exam Dates

Application Date

The exams of the first semester are in March and the exams for the second semester are in July

Application starts in August and September of each year for the first semester and also for the second semester application starts in February


Second: PhD

Exam Dates

Application Date

March of the following year (theoretical tests in 5 subjects)
September of the following year (theory tests in 5 subjects)

There are two deadlines for applying for PhD
First: February and March of each year
Second: September and October of each year

 

Examination system

The examination system for graduate studies programs is based on credit hours for a minimum of two semesters and a maximum of three semesters, bearing in mind that the summer semester does not exceed 6 credit hours.

Basic Diploma in Bioinformatics

12 hours (3 credit hours for the course), which are as follows:

INFBD111: Introduction to Computers (Core)
INFBD121: Fundamentals of Programming (Core)
INFBD124: Database Management Systems (Core)
Graduation Project: (Core)
The number of hours of elective courses is 9 hours (3 credit hours for the course) from the following subjects:
Data Structures and Algorithm Analysis
INFBD113: Software Engineering
INFBD123: Computer Graphics & Data Visualization
INFBD114: Introduction to Bioinformatics
INFBD125: Bioinformatics Scripting and Programming
INFBD126: Mathematics 3 (Discrete Mathematics)
Artificial Intelligence
INFBD128: Current Issues in Bioinformatics, selected topics

Advanced Diploma in Bioinformatics

The number of compulsory courses hours is 12 hours (3 credit hours for the course), which are as follows:

INFBD211: Structural Bioinformatics
INFBD212: High Performance Computing for Bioinformatics
INFBD222: Biological Data Mining and Modeling
INFBD224: Project (Core)
The number of hours of elective courses is 9 hours (3 credit hours for the course) from the following subjects:
INFBD213: Pattern Recognitions
INFBD221: Drug Discovery and Development
INFBD223: Biological and Biomedical Database Systems
INFBD214: Modeling & Simulation
INFBD226: Mathematical Biology
INFBD225: Biostatistics
INFBD226: Current Issues in Bioinformatics and Selected Topics

Basic business computing analysis:

The number of compulsory courses hours is 12 hours (3 credit hours for the course), which are as follows:

INFBA111: Distributed database Systems(core)
INFBA223: Information Retrieval(core) Intelligent
INFBA113: (core) Business Intelligence and Analytics
INFBA114: Graduation Project. Project(core)
The number of hours of elective courses is 9 hours (3 credit hours for the course) from the following subjects:
INFBA121: Web Engineering
INFBA122: Distributed Computing
INFBA123: Advanced Software Engineering
INFBA126: Network Software Modeling
INFBA127: Modeling & Simulation
INFBA128: Advanced Data Mining
INFBA129: Selected Topics

Diploma in Advanced Business Computing Analysis:

The number of compulsory courses hours is 12 hours (3 credit hours for the course), which are as follows:

INFBA211: Cloud Computing and Big Data (core)
INFBA212: Data Analytics (core)
INFBA214: Graduation Project(core)
The number of hours of elective courses is 9 hours (3 credit hours for the course)
rom the following subjects:
INFBA221: Data Visualization
INFBA222: Intelligent Information Retrieval.
INFBA223: Web and Social Network Analytics)
INFBA224: Service Oriented Architecture.
INFBA225: Software Testing and Quality Assurance.
INFBA226: Data Privacy and Security.
INF231: Selected Topics

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