The College has been established at 2002, under the title “College of Information Technology” to be one of the leading institutes in the field of Information Technology. Later on 2005 and due to the convergence of the information technology and Communication it was renamed to “College of Information Engineering”. A wide and deep revision to the curriculum has been performed and benchmarked with international identical institutes.
For more than 13 years, the College of information Engineering (CIE) at AL-Nahrain University has been advancing in every aspect. The college is committed to pursuing excellence in education as well as providing an environment for personal growth and development. As one of few information engineering colleges in Iraq, our vision is to be excelling as a national leader institute in information and communication Engineering (ICE) education and research. CIE is a member of the Arab Association for Information Technology Institutes (AAITI).
CIE planned to exploit the experience and knowledge of its staff for the community service through the Information Engineering Consultancy (IEC) which was established in 2009. Since then the center provide its services to a governmental and private organization.
CIE College offers 3-degree B. Sc programs, 2 degree M. Sc. Programs and one Ph. D. Degree. Each of our academic programs provides a challenging curriculum and an encouraging environment to allow students to enhance their knowledge, leadership, and communication skills and enable partnerships development with Cisco, ICDL, , Microsoft and International Computer Associations that will have a positive impact by providing students with opportunities for practical as well as theoretical education.
The current college academic staff are dedicated to meet the educational requirements of the programs and help to graduate and prepare qualified individuals for information and communication engineering profession or further study in their field.
The mission of college of Information Engineering is to develop graduates who leverage information technology for strategic business values. College of Information Engineering prepares graduates for a challenging and rewarding career in the design, development and implementation of information systems. It is committed to playing a significant role in the continuous creation, renewal and dissemination of Knowledge in the discipline of information and communication systems.
The College consists of three departments: Information and Communication Engineering, Network Engineering, and Systems Engineering. It has been taken into account the programs offered by these departments equilibrated with regional and international academic programs of similar design colleges that contain the latest technologies offered in these terms of reference.
The college is keen to provide training opportunities for students in the private sector and the public sector for special institutions to facilitate the integration of students in the job market after graduation, and the integration of academic skills and knowledge requirements of practical life. The college is seeking to launch a series of continuous education programs in the latest information and communication technologies for students and beneficiaries from inside and outside the university to spread education and culture in this area. To achieve the vision of the college and it’s ambitious goals to acquire a privileged position among universities in the region the college needs to provide an environment and outstanding academic programs in addition to the scientific and practical capabilities of student development. The college decided each four years starting from 2009 to review the study plans for initial studies programs and graduate studies for all departments to keep pace with the evolution in this field and meet the requirements of the labor market.
The college of Information Engineering is committed to provide opportunities for students to obtain Degree level education in the fields of Information and Communication Engineering, Network Engineering and System Engineering via properly resourced structures.
The IE College adheres to the following goals:
- The commitment to comply with Quality assurance and quality control criteria set forth by the University and College.
- Developing world-class professionals in various ICT specialization areas.
- Developing conductive environment for ICT Research and affording opportunities for higher education.
- Mobilizing academic and technical resources for the growth of ICT based business and Industry, thereby promoting local job creation, Economic development and technology Transfer.