The department of computer science was established in December 2008, in response to the up-and-coming needs to prepare IT Professionals of tomorrow for software industry. It has fulfilled the long felt need of quality education in computing, especially in the southern core of the Punjab Province. CS Department has launched two successful bachelor programs with the tag ,Bachelors of Science in Computer Science (BSCS) and Bachelors of Science in Telecommunication and Networking (BSTN). These degree programs mainly focus on advance learning and most up-to-date technologies to make students competent to face all challenges in their professional pursuits. Highly qualified faculty follows and applies quality standards and methods in all courses to edify the students with portfolio of software industry. A state of art computer lab equipped with 75 latest workstations and IT centre for training students and developing software industry projects are some unique features of CS department.
CIIT Sahiwal strives to be an innovative leader through cutting edge research and leadership development. Furthermore, computer science department would contribute to elevate CIIT to number one institute of higher education in Pakistan and among top five hundred in the world through excellence in academics, research and leadership development. This can be achieved by creating the culture of highest quality of education and research with 100% stakeholder's satisfaction by incorporating the latest developments in science and technology.
Department of Computer Science will strive to enhance its capabilities to create a leadership impact nationally and internationally in education, research and economic development. We will excel by offering new programs, collaborating with the top ranking universities, enhancing infrastructure, developing faculty, and industrial linkage. This needs strategic planning, budgeting and administrative priorities which have already been set under strong leadership to make tremendous progress to garner the national accolades of our unique combination of research and academic excellence.