The objectives of the Master of Information Technology are to:
Strengthen your managerial skills and competencies in computerised technical know-how
Improve your managerial capability in handling information management in business organisations
Enhance your analytical skills and problem-solving capability in handling current issues in computer management
Enhance your role as IT manager in the K-economy
Information technology and communication (ICT) play an important role in shaping our daily lives, both at work and at home. The role of information, communication and technology will be further enhanced in the information generation era as the business frontiers extend beyond any expected horizon.
The Master of Information Technology offers you an opportunity to enhance your managerial and technical competences in the challenging field of information technology and become the future knowledge workers in the knowledge economic era.
** Students with non-IT degree are required to take additional TWO courses as Audit.
** The offering of concentration/elective courses is the sole discretion of the faculty.
Bachelorís Degree with honours or its equivalent in any field of study
Work experience is an added advantage
Software engineering is defined as the application of engineering principles which would enable systematic, reliable and efficient software development to take place.
This programme covers every phase in the software development. The programme is developed to enhance expertise and knowledge to become a disciplined software engineer or practitioner. As a result of the increasing amount of technical challenges related to work scheduling, cost estimation, reliability and performance in software development that must be resolved, it is important to be equipped with software engineering knowledge.
Changes in usersí requirements, staff turn-over rate and the dynamic movement of software project team members are also other reasons that make software engineering discipline important.
The objectives of this programme are to:
1. Equip Graduate Students with advanced knowledge on software engineering;
2. Provide Graduate Students with a strong foundation in core areas of software engineering such as database, program and interface design, software requirements, software testing, software project management, software maintenance and software configuration management, software quality and software metrics; and
3. Provide Graduate Students with knowledge in information technology.
Bachelorís Degree with honours in Computer Science/ Information Technology or its equivalent, OR
Bachelorís Degree with at least two years of working experiences in related field
Bachelor Degree in Science, Engineering, Technology Management or any other related areas with a minimum CGPA of 2.50 or equivalent as accepted by Senate; OR
Bachelor Degree in Science, Engineering, Technology Management or any other related areas with CGPA less than 2.50, can be accepted with a minimum of 5 years working experience.