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Master Program

Master of Information Technology

With the world's growing dependence on information systems, qualified professionals are needed to perform a wide range of IT-related jobs including development of new software and applications, maintaining networks, ensuring information security, and overseeing major technology implementations.

With a Master’s degree in IT, you can gain in-demand skills that make you more valuable in today's job marketplace.

Program Specification

2 Years
Any Bachelor degree preferably with one paper in Mathematical Sciences such as Mathematics, Operation Research, Statistics or Computer Science.
  • Analyze problems and recommend need-specific solutions in a wide range of applications
  • Good exposure for the students to enterprise IT and software management.
  • Undertake challenging projects and carry out project management and evaluate emerging technologies
  • Recommend appropriate information technology solutions based on organizational / business needs
  • Web Technologies
  • Multimedia
  • Machine Learning and Human -Computer Interaction
  • Data Management and Cyber Security
  • Data Analytics and Big Data
  • Cloud Computing
Trimester Subject Code Subjects Credits
FIRST YEAR
I MIT101 Advanced Computer Networks 4
MIT102 Advanced Database Management System 4
II MIT103 IT Management 4
MIT104 Software Testing and Quality Assurance 4
III MIT105 Java Programing 4
MIT106 Open Source Technologies 4
MIT1PA Practical Assignments 2
MIT1CP Capstone Project 2
MIT1RP One Week Residency Program(2 Mandatory out of 3 programs per year) 2
SECOND YEAR
IV MIT201 Software Project Planning and Management 4
MIT202 Elective 1 4
V MIT203 Elective 2 4
MIT204 Elective 3 4
MIT205 Elective 4 4
VI MIT2PV Project Work and Viva voce Examination 8
MIT1RP One Week Residency Program (2 Mandatory out of 3 programs per year) 2
Total Credits 60