Information Technology Center

About Department

Information Technology Center is the backbone of Arab Open University, Saudi Arabia. We are providing the IT Operational support to all the department staffs and students in the university. We are available in the campus from 8AM to 8PM in different shifts


In support of the AOU mission, the Information Technology Center promotes, develops, delivers, and facilitates the use of information technology services and resources


Develop mechanisms and procedures for quality-based open education and learning.

Setting the development plans to enhance the IT enabled services and Infrastructure.

Serve the high quality IT services to all students, faculty and staff

Tasks & Services

  • Develop and manage university application systems.
  • Support students and staffs to facilitate the IT services.
  • Conducting training workshops for tutors & students.
  • Manage and operate campus wide data networks.
  • Manage and maintain the application servers.
  • Make sure the Information Security.
  • Make sure the availability of systems, devices and Internet for 24 hours.
  • The campus fax and call center systems.
  • The university-wide administrative software system.
  • Manage and continues develop in the university Web portal.
  • Online payment system.
  • Support for online exams.
  • The student computing laboratories in Riyadh and other branches.
  • Equipment in Smart classrooms
  • The campus information technology Help Desk.
  • The campus network and hardware maintenance.
  • Video conference for meetings and lectures.

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