Department of Computer Science & ICT

Dr. Fidelis Ngugi, COD Basic Sciences and Computer Sciences

Welcome to the Department of Computer Science and ICT (CSICT). The mandate of the department is to provide quality holistic training in Computer Science, develop and improve the university ICT infrastructure and to provide essential ICT training to students and staff across all departments and sections.

The CSICT department also provides ICT technical support and consultancy to university staff in order to ensure effective and efficient utilization of the ICT facilities within the university college.

The university is equipped with several ICT facilities. We have a well-equipped state of the art computer lab with internet access provided across the campus with strategically located wireless access points for internet access.

The Department is also tasked with providing, managing and securing the university IT systems. Students can access their results and fees statements online through the student portal and staff can also be able to access various functionalities such as imprest requisition, leave application and entering results through the staff portal.

The following courses are offered by the Computer Science department:

Certificate Courses:

  • Certificate in Computer Science

Diploma Courses:

  • Diploma in Computer Science

Bachelors Courses:

  • Bachelor of Science in Computer Science
  • Bachelor of Science in Applied Computer Science

Service Courses:

  • Introduction to Computer Applications
  • Computer Applications in Business
  • Management Information Systems
  • Computer Programming
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Tharaka University College notifies all Students that you can now pay your fees through MPESA PAYBILL 400222 and ACCOUNT NO as 341973#REG_NO where REG_NO is your Registration number.

Online Registration, Unit Registration for January - April 2021 Semester Ongoing. Visit your Student Portal to access the services.