Description of the Program

M.Sc Applied IT program is designed to prepare IT professionals to offer innovative solutions to current challenges in the world. The postgraduate course will equip students with skills to develop innovative ICT solutions in core areas of our economy including,business, government, education and service industry.

Units Offered

The students will study a total of 15 units which is equivalent to 54 credit hours. The units are as follows:

  • Advanced IT Concepts
  • Managerial Decision Making
  • Entrepreneurship and Innovation
  • Information Systems Security and Audit
  • Emerging ICT Technologies
  • Project Management
  • Legal and Ethical Aspects of Computing
  • Information and Knowledge Management
  • Computer Simulation and Modeling
  • Research Methods
Concentration
  • Networking
  • E-Business
  • Mobile Computing
  • Information Systems Management
  • Systems Security and Audit
  • Artificial Intelligence
Admission Requirements

2nd class Honours,Upper Division or GPA of 2.7
Or
2nd class Honours Lower Division or GPA of 2.5 with relevant work experience of at least 2 years.

Duration of the Program
  • 6 Trimesters or 2 Years
Mode of Study

Part Time

Distance Learning

Locations where the program is offered
  • Nairobi Campus
Next Intake
  • January
  • May
  • September
Fee Structure

Fee Structure- 2015- Masters

Fee Structure- 2017- DL

School or Department which program is offered under

Computer and Information Technology Department