UM6P-CS School of Computer Science

Why Computer Science ?

Computer Science is transforming the world!

Computer Science Education is important in today’s modern, digital society. Today, it’s difficult to imagine a world without Computer Science, which is anchored to all aspects of our life.

The field of Computer Science spans several core areas, including computer theory, hardware systems, software systems, and scientific computing.

Computer Science applications include  Healthcare (telemedicine), education (e-learning), transport (autonomous vehicles), defense (cyber security), environment (meteorology), agriculture (smart farming), music, business, gaming, banking…

GAFAM (Google, Apple, Facebook, Amazon, Microsoft) and BATX (their Chinese counterparts) are the biggest companies in the world and their power exceeds many states. 

Computing connects to other careers. 100% of current jobs will be transformed by the  digital technology. 50% of them will disappear in favor of new ones. 50% of these jobs will be directly linked to digital technology.

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UM6P-CS

School of Computer Science

The School of Computer Science – UM6P-CS is located in the Green City of Benguerir. The UM6P-CS provides world-class university education with world-renowned professors and researchers and promote discovery and innovation in Computer Science. 

Mission

To be a leading computer Science school at the national, continental and international levels.

The main mission of the School of Computer Sciences is to train high level executives in various IT domains as well as to contribute through the results of its research activities.

Therefore UM6P-CS aims to :

  • Train the Next Generation of IT engineers and researchers
  • Offer specialized IT training programs for future engineers
  • Offer advanced programs at the masters and doctoral levels
  • Conduct advanced IT research & development projects
  • Promote the development of an outstanding digital world to serve the African continent

About UM6P

Mohammed VI Polytechnic University is an institution oriented towards applied research and innovation with a focus on Africa.

The University is engaged in economic and human development and puts research and innovation at the forefront of African development.

A mechanism that enables it to consolidate Morocco’s frontline position in these fields, in a unique partnership-based approach and boosting skills training relevant for the future of Africa.

Located in Benguerir, near Marrakech, in the heart of the Mohammed VI Green City, Mohammed VI Polytechnic University intends to shine on a national, continental and international scale.

More than just a traditional academic institution, Mohammed VI Polytechnic University (UM6P) is a platform for experimentation, a breeding ground for opportunities, which students refer to as a “School of Life”.

Reduced representation of the outside world, with its challenges, perspectives and promises; the University aims to reveal the potential of Moroccan youth and students from all over Africa. UM6P is a hub of knowledge dedicated to research, high-level education and innovation to support the development of the continent.

Our university is also committed to an innovative pedagogical approach which places learning by experimentation and practice at the heart of training and research.

Our pedagogy is at the service of curiosity and creativity of students, professors and partners. 

This Safe Space, which welcomes life in all its diversity, complexity and opportunities, is not intended to simply train engineers, architects or even managers.

UM6P is a new kind of learning environment: thanks to its Living Labs, Digital and Peer-to-peer learning, we want to accompany youth in their path of becoming pioneers solving the major challenges of our time.

We want to support them so that they become innovators of lifelong learning solutions and transform obstacles into opportunities.

On a campus designed to foster scientific, cultural, sporting and artistic emulation, all infrastructures are open to the community.

We would like everyone to appropriate the spaces and resources in order to instill a proactive and progressive state of mind focused on entrepreneurship and wealth creation. By promoting social and territorial inclusion, Mohammed VI Polytechnic University adopts a sustainable participatory approach: students are the main players in an academic experience creating shared value at the service of the entire ecosystem. We innovate, we study, build and move forward together.

Campus Life

Beyond simple accommodation, the campus promotes a lifestyle that allows the fulfillment of its academic project fully adapted to the needs of teaching and research.

 The UM6P campus, designed by architects Ricardo Bofill and Elie Mouyal, combines modernity and tradition and provides new and well-equipped infrastructures, fully adapted to the needs of teaching and research. It allows students to benefit from a living environment conducive to learning, community life and personal growth.

Located on a 50-hectare campus in the heart of the future green city of Benguerir and close to Marrakech, the campus also offers high quality accommodation and catering at international standards. The campus is also well-equipped with state-of-the art sports and fitness facilities.

 

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Location

Mohammed VI Polytechnic University
Lot 660, Hay Moulay Rachid, Ben Guerir 43150

Contact Us

Landline : +212 525 073 100  /

          +212 525 072 857

Fax : +212 525 072 854

E-mail : info-cs@um6p.ma 

Our Hours

MON-FRI 09:00 am – 05:00 pm

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