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Computer Science Facilities in ISTEC

NTU is dedicated to equipping its Computer Science students with cutting-edge tools and software. From day one, you will have access to a wide range of industry-standard applications, including the latest versions of revolutionary technologies such as virtual reality (VR), gaming and mobile app development, and human interaction laboratories. These tools serve as gateways to an unparalleled hands-on experience, allowing you to push the boundaries of innovation and apply the theoretical knowledge you have acquired throughout your studies.

Find out more about the state-of-the-art equipment:

A space where students learn a variety of software engineering techniques for games from low level programming languages for fast-games to high level computer network environments for distributed games.

Studio with a specialist networking and communications equipment from a broad range of providers, giving students a practical experience in a range of technologies.

Available for students studying Computer Science, Software Engineering, Games Tech and Computing. Offers powerful PC's running software and emulators for app development and prototyping.

Specialist facility containing a number of technologies involved in the study, planning and design of products and devices to improve and support human interaction with computers. The laboratory includes state-of-the-art stereo projection equipment as well as a dedicated final year project laboratory.

Available for all the students within the department, includes high powered PCs with GPUs (RTX3080Ti). students can learn about AI Big Data, Databases, Programming, Nodal Computing.

Available for students studying Computer Science, Software Engineering, Games Tech and Computing. The space contains a high-end equipment students can learn games programming, Digital 3D, Graphics, Interaction Design and Internet Application.

A green studio with virtual reality headsets, screens and access to graphical editing packages.

Space with high powered PC's used by Cyber Security students.

Studio with various PC running software for robotics development, including domestic and industrial robotics.

Used mainly by masters and PhD students working on robotics projects.

  •  Student testing VR Set in Virtual Reality Lab
    Student Testing VR Headset
  • Students in Data Science and HPC Lab
    Students in Data Science and HPC Lab
  • Students testing VR Game in VR Lab
    Students testing VR Game
  • Student testing VR Headset in the Lab
    Student testing VR Headset in the Lab
  • Students with green screen testing the virtual reality game
    Students with green screen vr lab

Specialist technology laboratories

To make sure you always have access to the equipment you need, the University has over ten specialist teaching laboratories and 350 workstations running Windows and Linux. Specialist software includes:

  • EnCase
  • 3D StudioMax
  • XNA Xbox development suite
  • The Adobe Creative Suite (Flash, After Effects, Photoshop)
  • The Unreal and Half-life Games Engines.