Our 132-credits Bachelor of Science in Information Systems program is internationally accredited by Accreditation Board for Engineering and Technology (ABET). We have designed our program to provide our graduates with strong Technical and Business skills. Our graduates are equipped with knowledge and skills demanded in the job market to design and implement effective solutions to meet organizational and management needs. Students are also prepared to lead managerial and entrepreneurship careers.

Our program curriculum has been developed based on the Association for Computing Machinery (ACM)- Association for Information Systems (AIS) curriculum and local industry needs. This makes the BSc in Information Systems a unique program as it not only meets the ACM-AIS standard but as the same time contributes to the Kingdom of Bahrain’s economic development by ensuring that we Information Systems graduates that are demanded by the job market

The BSc in Information Systems program is accredited by the Computing Accreditation Commission of ABET. For more information please refer to http://www.abet.org/


Detailed Study Plan

B.Sc. in Information Systems graduates will

  1. Apply their knowledge and skills to succeed in an information systems career.
  2. Communicate and work ethically, responsibly, and effectively in multi-disciplinary teams while fully participating in the profession and society.
  3. Pursue and successfully complete advanced studies and embark on entrepreneurship and lifelong learning for personal and professional growth.

Upon graduation, a UOB graduate in B.Sc. in Information Systems program should demonstrate:

  1. An ability to apply knowledge of computing and mathematics appropriate to the discipline.
  2. An ability to analyze a problem, and identify and define the computing requirements appropriate to its solution.
  3. An ability to design, implement, and evaluate a computer-based system, process, component, or program to meet desired needs.
  4. An ability to function effectively on teams to accomplish a common goal.
  5. An understanding of professional, ethical, legal, security and social issues and responsibilities.
  6. An ability to communicate effectively with a range of audiences.
  7. An ability to analyze the local and global impact of computing on individuals, organizations, and society.
  8. Recognition of the need for and an ability to engage in continuing professional development.
  9. An ability to use current techniques, skills, and tools necessary for computing practice.
  10. An understanding of processes that support the delivery and management of information systems within a specific application environment.