The undergraduate Computer Science program was first evaluated and accredited by the Supreme Council of Egyptian Universities in 1988. It was first accredited by CSAC/CSAB in 1999 and also by CAC/ABET in 2005, and 2011, and 2017.
In the Fall of 2007, the department introduced an undergraduate program in Computer Engineering and was thus renamed the Department of Computer Science and Engineering. The undergraduate Computer Engineering program was accredited by the Supreme Council of Egyptian Universities in 2013. It was also accredited by EAC/ABET in October of the same year.
Supreme Council of Universities
The Council's mission is to endeavor to achieve the Egyptian Universities' autonomy and to have a skilled graduate competitive with the international labor market to achieve linkage between higher education and the community needs; upgrade and Enhance the universities' performance by applying quality assurance and assessments methods; and achieve a knowledgeable society, encourage innovation and creativity within the framework of academic competition based on scientific excellence.