Kuwait University
College of Life Sciences

Information Science Department

Student Advising System

The department, college, and university advice students at different levels on:

  • Selecting their major
  • Understanding the university rules and regulations
  • Monitoring their academic progress
  • Organizing semester courses
  • Pursuing higher studies
  • Placement activities

University level: the advising is provided by the Advising Center under the Deanship of Student Affairs. The University provides an online electronic registration system where the rules and regulations of course registration and prerequisite requirements are explained and enforced.

College level: the advising is achieved through the Office of Student Advising chaired by Vice Dean for Students Affairs.

Department level: there are several academic advisers, an Environmental Electives (EE) adviser, and a portfolio adviser who are coordinated by General Adviser. Academic adviser assists students in ISC and General Elective courses. EE adviser guides students to choose appropriate EE domains and to identify the required 15-credit EE courses, and Portfolio adviser supervises student portfolio. Here is the hierarchical level of Advisors: