MASTER OF SCIENCE IN INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY

(CS770)

 

Synopsis

We offer an exciting portfolio that is multidisciplinary in nature. The programme is designed to provide theoretical grounding, practical knowledge and hands-on experience responding to the demands of private and public organizations for qualified IT professional. The programme facilitates a friendly and supporting learning environment where students would grasp IT concepts, theories and practices. The programme aims for students who are dynamic, creative and innovative and this is reflected through the teaching methods and content. They mirror the dynamic nature of technological advances in society today. As a student you will have the opportunity to explore a variety of areas including: problem solving skills, data technology and security, human computer interaction, strategic and innovative planning, human factors, user experience and ethical issues.

 

Entry Requirements

  • A Bachelor's Degree with a minimum of CGPA 2.75 or its equivalent; OR
  • Bachelor Degree qualification or equivalent with a minimum CGPA of 2.50 and does not meet CGPA 2.75 acceptable subject to stringent internal appraisal process; OR
  • Bachelor Degree qualification with CGPA less than 2.50 or its equivalent, can be accepted, with a minimum of five (5) years working experience in the relevant field; OR
  • Has certificate of Accreditation of Prior Experiential Learning (APEL) for entry into graduate program.

Note: Candidate with qualification other than Computing field can be accepted with the condition of taking prerequisite module as an early preparation for their graduate studies.

 

Courses

 

Semester

Information and Convergence Technology

Problem Solving Formalisms for Information Technology

Information Technology Infrastructure

Human Centered Informatics

Advanced Data Technology

 

Semester 2*

Research Methods in Computing

Advanced Web Systems Engineering

Strategic Information Technology Planning

Information Technology Entrepreneurship and Innovation.

 

Semester 3*

Computing Project

Societal Issues in Information Technology

Elective(s)





Student are required to choose only one (1) among the four (4) tracks:

  1. Technology Track
  2. Management Track
  3. Human Centered Informatics Track or
  4. Research Track.

 

(*Subjected to availability/changes)

 

Professional Recognition (if any)

N/A

 

Other Recognition (if any)

N/A

 

Mode, Duration and Fees

Mode of Study

Duration of Study

(Full Time)

Duration of Study

(Part Time)

Total Tuition Fee (Local) RM

Total

Tuition Fee (International)

RM

Coursework

3-4 semesters

4-8 semesters

6,058.00

14,630.00

 

Remarks:

 

  1. For admission procedure , please refer to https://ipsis.uitm.edu.my/v2/index.php/2015-01-05-15-25-02/2015-01-02-16-39-37/information-for-applicants

 

  1. For English proficiency (applicable to international applicants) please refer to https://ipsis.uitm.edu.my/v2/index.php/2015-01-05-15-25-02/2015-01-02-16-39-37/information-for-applicants

 

  1. All fees, charges and accounts will be payable in advance as determined by UiTM from time to time. Students will not be permitted to commence or continue their studies at the beginning of any semester until all outstanding fees, charges or accounts are paid.

 

  1. Fees are correct as at the time of printing. UiTM reserves the right to vary its fees at any time