The department fosters active research groups.
Our staff have an ongoing commitment to innovation in research.
Our academic staff members have a wide range of areas of expertise.
Learn more about the postgraduate research topics that are currently available in our department.
Staff members and students publish their findings regularly.
Both the doctoral and masters programmes require students to complete a theses documenting their research findings.
The Department of Computer Science has many research-active staff with excellent national and international links, both to commerce and academia.
The department is proud to have so many PBRF "A" rated researchers with such a large diversity of research interests on its staff. We have strong research expertise in the areas of algorithmic information theory, artificial intelligence, combinatorics, data communications and networks, distributed computing, graphics, computer vision, logic, multimedia systems, robotics, software engineering, software security, theory of computation, visual programming, and computer science education.
Seminars by staff, students and academic visitors are an integral part of the research activity in the department. All are more than welcome to attend our seminars.