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Strategic Thinking, Professional Attitude, Dynamic Team Player and Respectful; these are some of the values highly sought after by the industry. These values are embedded within the Master of Science in Information Technology (MSIT) programme.
They 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 MSIT programme facilitates a friendly and supporting learning environment where students would grasp IT concepts, theories and practices. We believe a good learning climate can equip students with a wide range of IT skills and expertise.
The MSIT 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.
Understanding the demands of job commitments and student requirements, this coursework programme offers flexibility where students can choose one among four tracks; (i) Technology Track, (ii) Management Track, (iii) Human Centered Informatics Track or (iv) Research Track. Each track is embedded with taught and project element, essential in developing students’ abilities in management and problem solving skills. Further to this, the MSIT programme is offered both on a full-time and part-time basis.
Bachelor Degree qualification in Computing, with a minimum CGPA of 2.50 or its equivalent, recognized by the UiTM senate; or Bachelor Degree qualification in Computing with CGPA less than 2.50 or its equivalent, recognized by the UiTM senate, can be accepted, with a minimum of five (5) years working experience in the relevant field. 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.