Bachelor of Science in Computer Engineering

  • Type : Undergraduate
  • Credit Hours : 140hrs
  • Language : English
  • Campuses : Al Ain & Abu Dhabi

Overview

Overview

Combining electrical engineering, computer science, mathematics and physics, computer engineering is a constantly evolving field. The Bachelor of  Science in Computer Engineering program provides students with a broad spectrum of knowledge encompassing all aspects of computer science, including coding and program design, as well as other related disciplines like telecommunications and networks.  

 

Vision

The Computer Engineering program aspires to be a leading program by excelling in education, research and community service.

 

Mission

The Computer Engineering program's mission is to produce quality graduates and innovative research through a diverse community of Instructors and students.

 

Learning Outcomes

The students are expected to know and to be able to do by the time of graduation:

  • An ability to apply knowledge of mathematics, science, and computer engineering
  • An ability to design and conduct experiments, as well as to analyze and interpret data
  • An ability to design a system, component, or process to meet desired needs
  • An ability to function on multidisciplinary teams
  • An ability to identify, formulate, and solve computer engineering problems
  • An understanding of professional and ethical responsibility
  • An ability to communicate effectively
  • the broad education necessary to understand the impact of computer engineering solutions in a global, economic, environmental, and societal context
  • A recognition of the need for, and an ability to engage in life-long learning
  • A knowledge of contemporary issues
  • An ability to use the techniques, skills, and modern engineering tools necessary for computer engineering practice.

 

 Job Opportunities 

  • Design Integrated circuit
  • Design digital systems and microprocessors.
  • Designing and developing software.
  • Designing and managing computer networks and monitoring their performance and development.
  • Provision of technical advisory services for the establishment, maintenance and development of enterprise computer systems.

Admission Requirements

  • UAE Secondary school Certificate (Science) or its equivalent approved by the UAE Ministry of Education, with a minimum average of 60%.
  • A valid English Language Proficiency Certificate in one of the below certificates or its equivalent, at least as the following:
EmSATTOEFL ITPTOEFL iBTTOEFL CBTIELTSEsol
1100 500 61 173 5 B1

Graduation Requirements

To obtain a degree of “Bachelor of Science in Computer Engineering”, a student must successfully complete 140 credit hours, including a 12 weeks internship, with a cumulative GPA of 2 out of 4.

Study Plan

Course No Course Title CR.H. Prerequisite
General University Education (33) CR.H.
Compulsory Courses (27) CR.H.
0102120 Computer Skills 3  
0201111 Science and Life 3  
0406110 Islamic Culture 3  
0401120 English (1) 3  
0401121 English (2) 3 0401120
0405100 Arabic Language 3  
0408100 Introduction to Psychology 3  
0501170 Fundamentals to Innovation and Entrepreneurship 3  
0508203 Scientific Research Meth odology 3  
Elective Courses (6 CR.H.) (The Student is required to choose Only One course from each of the following groups)
First Group: Society and Civilization (3) CR.H.
0407224 Ethical Awareness 3  
0407298 Arabs and Muslims Contribuons to Arts and Science 3  
0407252 Arab Society 3  
0407392 Environmental Awareness 3  
0408101A Physical Education & Health 3  
Second Group: Managerial Skills (3) CR.H
0407251 Self-Assessment 3  
0501100 Introduction to Time Management 3  
0501150 Leadership and Teamwork 3  
0407111 Thinking Skills 3  
Compulsory College Requirements (24) CR.H.
0102220 Introduction to Programming 3 0102120
0107101 Calculus I 3  
0107102 Linear Algebra 3 0107101
0107103 Probability Theory and Statistics 3 0107101
0107200 Discrete Structures 3  
0107201 Introducon to Numerical Methods 3 0107104& 0107102
0108103 Physics I 3  
0201100 Chemistry 3  
Specialization on Course (70) CR.H.
Compulsory Courses (64) CR.H.
0102221 Object-Oriented Programming 3 0102220
0102270 Data Structures and Algorithms 3 0102221
0102450 Computer Networks 3 0106320 & 0107103
0102461 Multimedia Technology 3 0102120
0104230 Circuit Analysis I 3 0108203
0104231 Circuit Analysis Lab 1 0104230
0104240 Digital Logic Design 3 0107200
0104241 Digital Logic Design Lab 1 0104240
0104242 Computer Architecture 3 0104240
0104330 Circuit Analysis II 3 0104230
0104331 Electronic Circuits 3 0104230
0104333 Digital Electronics 3 0104331&0104240
0104350 Microprocessor and Assembly Language 3 0104242
0104351 Microprocessor and Assembly Language Lab 1 0104350
0104440 Digital Systems Design 3 0104333
0104450 Real- Time Embedded Systems 3 0104350
0105410 Cryptography and Computer Network Security 3 0102450
0106320 Data and Computer Communicaons 3 0104240
0106330 Signals and Systems Analysis 3 0107202
0106340 Introduction to Communications Systems 3 0106330
0107104 Calculus II 3 0107101
0107202 Engineering Math 3 0107104
0108203 Physics II 3 0108103
0108204 Physics II Lab 1 0108203
Elective Courses (6) CR.H.
0102330 Database Systems 3 0102221
0102420 Internet Computing 3 0102220
0102460 Introduction to Computer Graphics 3 0107101&& 0102220
0104430 VLSI Systems and Design 3 0104333
0104441 Advanced Computer Architecture 3 0104242
0104550 Robotics 3 0104350
0106430 Digital Signal Processing 3 0106330
Compulsory Supporting Courses (7) CR.H.
0102340 Operating Systems 3 0104242
0103220 Foundations of Software Engineering 3 0102120
0108104 Physics I Lab 1 0108103
Internship (3) CR.H.
0104580 CE Internship 3 >= 75 CR.H.
Capstone Project (3 ) CR.H.
0104590 CE Capstone Project I 1 >=90CR.H.+Dept Approval
0104591 CE Capstone Project II 2 0104590

Guidance Plan

Course Description

Contact Us

College of Engineering
Al Ain University of Science and Technology 

P.O.Box: 64141
Al Ain - UAE

Phone No: +971 3 7024888
Fax No: +971 3 7024777

E-mail: engineering@aau.ac.ae