Faculty of Computing and Informatics (FCI) formerly known as Labuan School Of Informatics Science (LSIS) was established in May 1999 aims to offer students in the field of information technology which is characterised as soft science and oriented towards the business environment. In October 2003 Universiti Malaysia Sabah has been recognized by Multimedia Development Corporation (MDeC) for ICT and ICT-facilitated businesses that develop or use multimedia techologies to produce and enchance their product and service (quality graduates).
Originally, LSIS offered two programmes during its establishment, however on the 1st of June 2014, LSIS was transformed to Faculty and named Faculty of Computing and Informatics (FCI). Two programmes from School of Engineering and Information Technology (SEIT) has been incorporated under the FCI. This make the program offered under FCI to four namely:
* Bachelor of Science (Multimedia Technology) with Honours
* Bachelor of Information Technology (Business Computing) with Honours
* Bachelor of Computer Science (Software Engineering) with Honours
* Bachelor of Computer Science (Network Engineering) with Honours
The growth in information technology amd computing has been regards as a pivotal element within the everyday activities. Therefore it is imperative for such knowledge to be masters in the dissemination of information, thus realising the merged role of information and communication technology towards a borderless world.