COMSATS Institute of Information Technology
Registrar Office, Principal Seat, Islamabad
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NOTIFICATION

Scheme of Studies of Doctor of Philosophy in Computer Science for Spring 2016

It is Hereby notified that the Academic Council in its 13th Meeting held on June 04, 2012 approved the following Scheme of studies of the Doctor of Philosophy in Computer Science, PhD(CS) with effect from at CIIT system.

1. Minimum Duration: 03 Years
Course WorkMin No. of CoursesMin No. of Credit Hrs
1  PhD Course Work
06
18
2  PhD Thesis
09

Note:

All Rules and Regulations approved by BASAR from time to time shall be applicable
    Credit Hours : Please provide total credit hours for this scheme from manage course schemes


List of Core Courses:
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Artificial Intelligence Electives
Course CodeCourse TitleCredit HoursCo-requisite(s)Prerequisite(s)
1 CSC652 Advanced Topics in Computer Vision 3(3, 0)
2 CSC659 Advanced Topics in Simulation and Modeling 3(3, 0)
3 CSC661 Intelligent Systems Design 3(3, 0)
4 CSC663 Advanced Topics in Expert Systems 3(3, 0)
5 CSC665 Advanced Topics in Knowledge-Based Systems 3(3, 0)
6 CSC666 Advanced Topics in Decision Support Systems 3(3, 0)
7 CSC667 Natural Language Processing 3(3, 0)
8 CSC668 Machine Learning 3(3, 0)
9 CSC761 Advanced Topics in Intelligent Systems 3(3, 0)
10 CSC762 Advanced Topics in Neural Networks 3(3, 0)
11 CSC763 Advanced Topics in Machine Learning 3(3, 0)
12 CSC764 Advanced Topics in Artificial Intelligence 3(3, 0)
13 CSC865 Special Topics in Intelligent Systems 3(3, 0)
14 CSC866 Special Topics in Neural Networks 3(3, 0)
15 CSC867 Special Topics in Machine Learning 3(3, 0)
16 CSC868 Special Topics in Artificial Intelligence 3(3, 0)
Business Intelligences Electives
Course CodeCourse TitleCredit HoursCo-requisite(s)Prerequisite(s)
17 CSC649 Web Warehousing and Web Mining 3(3, 0)
18 CSC663 Advanced Topics in Expert Systems 3(3, 0)
19 CSC665 Advanced topics in Knowledge-based Systems 3(3, 0)
20 CSC666 Advanced topics in Decision Support Systems 3(3, 0)
21 CSC675 Web Based Databases 3(3, 0)
22 CSC677 Advanced Topics in Data Warehousing 3(3, 0)
23 CSC678 Advanced Topics in Data Mining 3(3, 0)
24 CSC865 Special Topics in Intelligent Systems 3(3, 0)
25 CSC877 Special Topics in Data Warehousing 3(3, 0)
26 CSC878 Special Topics in Data mining 3(3, 0)
Computer Graphics and Visualization Electives
Course CodeCourse TitleCredit HoursCo-requisite(s)Prerequisite(s)
27 CSC650 Advanced Topics in Digital Image Processing 3(3, 0)
28 CSC651 Pattern Recognition 3(3, 0)
29 CSC652 Advanced Topics in Computer Vision 3(3, 0)
30 CSC653 Advanced Topics in Computer Graphics 3(3, 0)
31 CSC656 Advanced Topics in Multimedia and Graphics Language 3(3, 0)
32 CSC657 Advanced Topics in Image Processing 3(3, 0)
33 CSC658 Advanced Topics in Graphic Information Systems 3(3, 0)
34 CSC659 Advanced Topics in Simulation and Modeling 3(3, 0)
35 CSC856 Special Topics in Multimedia and Graphics Language 3(3, 0)
36 CSC857 Special Topics in Image Processing 3(3, 0)
37 CSC858 Special Topics in Graphic Information Systems 3(3, 0)
38 CSC859 Special Topics in Simulation and Modeling 3(3, 0)
Computer Networks Electives
Course CodeCourse TitleCredit HoursCo-requisite(s)Prerequisite(s)
39 CSC612 Advanced Topics in Distributed Computing 3(3, 0)
40 CSC631 Advanced Topics in Computer Networks 3(3, 0)
41 CSC632 Performance Evaluation of Networks 3(3, 0)
42 CSC633 Advanced Topic in Cryptography and Network Security 3(3, 0)
43 CSC636 Advanced Topics in Wireless Networks 3(3, 0)
44 CSC637 Advanced Topics in Social Networks 3(3, 0)
45 CSC638 Advanced Topics in Distributed Systems 3(3, 0)
46 CSC652 Advanced Topics in Computer Vision 3(3, 0)
47 CSC659 Advanced Topics in Simulation and Modeling 3(3, 0)
48 CSC731 Challenged Networks 3(3, 0)
49 CSC831 Special Topics in Computer Networks 3(3, 0)
50 CSC832 Special Topics in Performance Evaluation of Networks 3(3, 0)
51 CSC833 Special Topic in Cryptography 3(3, 0)
52 CSC834 Special Topics in Network Security 3(3, 0)
53 CSC835 Special Topics in Ad-Hoc Networks 3(3, 0)
54 CSC836 Special Topics in Wireless Technologies 3(3, 0)
55 CSC837 Special Topics in Social Networks 3(3, 0)
56 CSC838 Special Topics in Computer Networking 3(3, 0)
Database Systems Electives
Course CodeCourse TitleCredit HoursCo-requisite(s)Prerequisite(s)
57 CSC673 Advanced Topics in Distributed Databases 3(3, 0)
58 CSC674 Advanced Topics in Object Oriented Databases 3(3, 0)
59 CSC675 Web Based Databases 3(3, 0)
60 CSC676 Advanced Topics in Database Systems 3(3, 0)
61 CSC677 Advanced Topics in Data Warehousing 3(3, 0)
62 CSC678 Advanced Topics in Data Mining 3(3, 0)
63 CSC876 Special Topics in Database Systems 3(3, 0)
64 CSC877 Special Topics in Data Warehousing 3(3, 0)
65 CSC878 Special Topics in Data mining 3(3, 0)
General Computing Electives
Course CodeCourse TitleCredit HoursCo-requisite(s)Prerequisite(s)
66 CSC601 Advanced Topics in Mathematical Modeling 3(3, 0)
67 CSC603 Advanced Topics in Geometric Modeling 3(3, 0)
68 CSC605 Advanced Topics in Computer Animation 3(3, 0)
69 CSC606 Advanced Topics in Parallel Architecture 3(3, 0)
70 CSC611 Advanced Topics in Parallel Processing 3(3, 0)
71 CSC612 Advanced Topics in Distributed Computing 3(3, 0)
72 CSC615 Advanced Topics in Estimation and Detection Theory 3(3, 0)
73 CSC616 Advanced Topics in Chaos Theory 3(3, 0)
74 CSC617 Advanced Topics in Quantum Cryptography 3(3, 0)
75 CSC618 Advanced Topics in Grid Computing 3(3, 0)
76 CSC619 Advanced Topics in Open Source Systems 3(3, 0)
77 CSC679 Research Methodology in IT 3(3, 0)
78 CSC682 Independent Studies I 3(0, 3)
79 CSC712 Technology and Innovation Management and Policy 3(3, 0)
80 CSC746 Recommender Systems 3(3, 0)
81 CSC769 Advanced Topics in Secure System Design 3(3, 0)
82 CSC770 Advanced Topics in Randomized Algorithms 3(3, 0)
83 CSC772 Advanced Topics in Modern Cryptography 3(3, 0)
84 CSC773 Advanced Topics in Information Security 3(3, 0)
85 CSC774 Advancement in Geo Information Technology 3(3, 0)
86 CSC777 Independent Studies II 3(0, 3)
87 CSC801 Special Topics in Mathematical Modeling 3(3, 0)
88 CSC806 Special Topics in Parallel Architecture 3(3, 0)
89 CSC810 Special Topics in Computer Architecture 3(3, 0)
90 CSC811 Special Topics in Parallel Processing 3(3, 0)
91 CSC812 Special Topics in Distributed Computing 3(3, 0)
92 CSC815 Special Topics in Estimation and Detection Theory 3(3, 0)
93 CSC816 Special Topics in Chaos Theory 3(3, 0)
94 CSC817 Special Topics in Quantum Cryptography 3(3, 0)
95 CSC818 Special Topics in Grid Computing 3(3, 0)
96 CSC819 Special Topics in Open Source Systems 3(3, 0)
97 CSC852 Special Topics in Computer Vision 3(3, 0)
Multimedia Technologies Electives
Course CodeCourse TitleCredit HoursCo-requisite(s)Prerequisite(s)
98 CSC621 Advanced Topics in Multimedia & Hypermedia Systems 3(3, 0)
99 CSC622 Advanced Topics in Multimedia Communications and Broadband 3(3, 0)
100 CSC623 Advanced Topics in Multimedia System Design 3(3, 0)
101 CSC624 Advanced Topics in Multimedia Technologies 3(3, 0)
102 CSC625 Advanced Topics in Computer Animation and 3D Modeling 3(3, 0)
103 CSC626 Advanced Topics in Human Computer Interaction 3(3, 0)
104 CSC627 Advanced Topics in Multimedia Documents and Publishing 3(3, 0)
105 CSC628 Advanced Topics in Multimedia Entertainment and Gaming 3(3, 0)
106 CSC629 Advanced Topics in Multimedia Authoring 3(3, 0)
107 CSC821 Special Topics in Multimedia and Hypermedia Systems 3(3, 0)
108 CSC822 Special Topics in Multimedia and Broadband Communications 3(3, 0)
109 CSC823 Special Topics in Multimedia System Design 3(3, 0)
110 CSC824 Special Topics in Multimedia Technologies 3(3, 0)
111 CSC825 Special Topics in Computer Animation and 3D Modeling 3(3, 0)
112 CSC826 Special Topics in Human Computer Interaction 3(3, 0)
113 CSC827 Special Topics in Multimedia Documents and Publishing 3(3, 0)
114 CSC828 Special Topics in Multimedia Entertainment and Gaming 3(3, 0)
115 CSC829 Special Topics in Multimedia Authoring 3(3, 0)
Semantic Web and Service Engineering Electives
Course CodeCourse TitleCredit HoursCo-requisite(s)Prerequisite(s)
116 CSC642 Component Software 3(3, 0)
117 CSC643 Semantic Web Services 3(3, 0)
118 CSC644 E-Services for Business Integration 3(3, 0)
119 CSC649 Web Warehousing and Web Mining 3(3, 0)
120 CSC669 Semantic Web 3(3, 0)
121 CSC677 Advanced Topics in Data Warehousing 3(3, 0)
122 CSC678 Advanced Topics in Data Mining 3(3, 0)
123 CSC771 Advanced Topics in Semantic Web 3(3, 0)
124 CSC871 Special Topics in Semantic Web 3(3, 0)
125 CSC877 Special Topics in Data Warehousing 3(3, 0)
126 CSC878 Special Topics in Data mining 3(3, 0)
Software Engineering Electives
Course CodeCourse TitleCredit HoursCo-requisite(s)Prerequisite(s)
127 CSC626 Advanced Topics in Human Computer Interaction 3(3, 0)
128 CSC691 Advanced Topics in Software Estimation and Costing 3(3, 0)
129 CSC692 Advanced Topics in Requirements Engineering 3(3, 0)
130 CSC693 Advanced Topics in Software Project Management 3(3, 0)
131 CSC694 Advanced Topics in Software Quality Assurance 3(3, 0)
132 CSC695 Advanced Topics in Software Engineering Technologies 3(3, 0)
133 CSC697 Advanced Topics in Object Oriented Software Engineering 3(3, 0)
134 CSC698 Advanced Topics in Product Line Systems 3(3, 0)
135 CSC791 Advanced Topics in Software Scope Management 3(3, 0)
136 CSC793 Policy Issues in Software Industry 3(3, 0)
137 CSC794 Agent Oriented Software Engineering 3(3, 0)
138 CSC796 Knowledge Management for Software Systems 3(3, 0)
139 CSC826 Special Topics in Human Computer Interaction 3(3, 0)
140 CSC830 Current Trends in Reverse Engineering 3(3, 0)
141 CSC891 Special Topics in Requirements Engineering 3(3, 0)
142 CSC892 Special Topics in Product Line Systems 3(3, 0)
143 CSC893 Special Topics in Software Scope Management 3(3, 0)
144 CSC895 Special Topics in Software Engineering 3(3, 0)
145 CSC896 Special Topics in Software Estimation and Costing 3(3, 0)
Thesis
Course CodeCourse TitleCredit HoursCo-requisite(s)Prerequisite(s)
146 CSC900 Thesis 9(0, 9)