Our vision

"To attain excellence in computer science research and to produce graduates in computer science that can make a meaningful contribution to the development of Information Technology in South Africa and elsewhere"

The Department Of Computer Science is dedicated to educating South Africa's IT professionals and has structured it's curriculum to ensure a holistic approach to issues of computing, to ensure that it's students are prepared for different fields of the computing industry.

It also offers students the flexibility of holding personal research and has the necessary facilities to support post graduate level studies.

The department is also dedicated to improving general computer literacy among the student body and the Alice community thruogh the Computer Literacy Project (CLP).