The Sri Lanka Institute of Information Technology offers planned and targeted Masters’ Programmes to meet demands in the Information Technology (IT) industry.
The objective of these articulated Masters’ Programmes is to produce high quality graduates with advanced knowledge and skills in Information Technology at the Master’s degree level, who can apply such knowledge and skill to:
- Engineer innovative IT solutions for modern business and industry environments
- Utilize IT strategic planning know-how in enterprises that utilize large scale IT applications
- Provide expertise in the deployment of IT strategies
- Undertake research and development in IT for industry and business enterprises.
The Programmes are also structured in such a manner that those who intend to continue their studies up to PhD level will be provided with the necessary tools and the background needed to carry out more individual and self directed research involved in a PhD study.
Each of the M.Sc. Programmes will be of two years’ duration or four semesters of 14-16 weeks each. A candidate who successfully completes the first two semesters (one year) of the programme will be eligible to receive the Postgraduate Diploma.
MSC IN INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
The M.Sc. in Information Technology is a two year programme specially designed for graduated in Information Technology/Computer Science and Computer Engineering fields. It is designed to provide a core of advanced knowledge in Information Technology supplemented by a range of optional subjects.
MSC IN INFORMATION SYSTEMS
This two year programme is specially designed for graduates of any discipline who wish to acquire up-to-date knowledge and skills in Information Technology, so that they can authoritatively participate in any aspect of Information Systems Development within an organization.
This Programme also provides participants an avenue to embark on a modern lucrative IT related career.
MSC IN INFORMATION MANAGEMENT
This two year programme is designed for graduates and members of professional bodies with managerial experience. It will enable participants to develop a critical awareness of modern ICT applications and Information Systems and to use that knowledge in decision making and strategic management.