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Computer Science (PhD)

About the program

The Doctor of Philosophy (PhD) in Computer Science program is designed for students who have particular interest in advancing either an academic or industrial career in computer science.

The program provides students with the platform to acquire and demonstrate broad knowledge in specific areas of computer science such as artificial intelligence, computer graphics, data management and mining, scientific computing, software engineering and advanced programming languages.
Benefits of the program
The need for high-level technical expertise in the field of computer science is ever expanding. This in turn is driving top corporate organizations to include the acquisition of
a doctoral degree as a pre-requisite for hiring. Also, in most of these organizations, top-level computer-related executives are holders of a PhD in computer science.

The program provides opportunities for senior leadership positions in academia as well as the foundation for graduates to start and own their computer-based services companies.
Program Requirements
Tuition Fees

2022/2023 Total Tuition

(for 60 credit hours total)

(55,000 per credit hour)

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American University of Nigeria
98 Lamido Zubairu Way
Yola Township bypass
PMB 2250, Yola
Adamawa State, Nigeria
Tel: +234 805-200-2962