Department of Management Information Systems
Along with the side of vision of the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia 2030 for this valued country and its wise leadership, which worked very hard to draw up a comprehensive and clear organizational plan to restructure the concept of business and its management based on organizational analysis with extensive studies that parallel the weight and components of this country, which has become one of the countries competing globally in all fields at the level of the two sectors public and private. Since digital transformation is not possible unless there are strong and capable information systems. Information systems have a pivotal role in digital transformation programs and sustainability in building a solid technical infrastructure at all management levels, which helps during the increase of national and international competition between various sectors. Therefore, Information Systems is playing an important role to raise the level of quality and efficiency.
All of this created an urgent need to invest in human resources by building cadres with a vision, a future sense of the 2030 vision’s roadmap and a sense of responsibility to be involved in the assistance for achieving this vision. This target will be achieved by graduated students who are armed with knowledge, skills, and values in the management information systems field including business intelligence applications and systems analysis. Thus, the department is characterized by the presence of competencies at a high level of quality in information systems for both male and female students’ sections. This gave the department the ability to build strong outputs in the specialization with the knowledge, skills, and values that make the graduated students competitors in the labor market, whether in the public or private sectors.
Conducting continuously improving quality education in the field of MIS to students in order to supply outstanding graduates through engagement in scholarly scientific research in contemporary MIS issues and providing community services.
- Graduating students who will have various skills necessary to work in a vibrant, technologically advanced and international business environment.
- Developing an ability to integrate management information systems concepts with other business disciplines
- Acquiring the ability to do research and analysis through use of traditional and electronic sources.
Bachelor of Management Information System
Students are assigned to their respective academic advisors so that they would be guided and advised which courses they have to take or retake.
Academic counseling and advising is a continuous procedure in the MIS Program. Each faculty member has office hours besides his/her lecture hours that are posted on the door of the respective office. Students are notified about the office, means of contact and communication, etc. in the first week of every semester. Students have free access to personally meet and discuss their academic issues, problems in courses, registration problems, etc.
Moreover, the faculty members contribute also tostudent development by providing advises on ethical behavior and mentoring students about their future career.
The Department Accreditation Committee handles issues of program quality and liaises with Department Curriculum Review Committee. They might jointly hold periodic meetings to discuss issues of quality.
Dr. Mofza S Algahtany
Tell: +966 17 725 7700 ext: 00