MSc IT is a demanding and valuable global qualification in the growing IT industry. Msc.IT offers all aspects of designing, building and managing data, information and communication technologies with intellectual rigor required in the dynamic business world, ecommerce, health, education and others. In addition, the graduates are proficient problem solvers; and offer inputs to unravel the complexities in the IT domains. Eventually, the program produces executive team leaders who are capable of working effectively in the constantly changing IT world.
Over a million IT jobs are created every year and newer opportunities are opened with a good knowledge and understanding for what is essential. Having an advanced knowledge and understanding gives our students an upper hand in the competitive world of business and employment. Opportunities open up into technical, management and information systems as well as possible individual foundations. Graduates who are able to combine these aspects will have opened to them a wide variety of jobs having high demand. Not to mention how IT has now become a well respected profession among professionals.
The MScIT at PBS is a two year, 60 credit program designed to address the need of IT professionals in various service sectors. The program provides comprehensive knowledge and theoretical understanding of the Information Technology industry and involves the integration of technology, people and strategic business development. It prepares graduates to create Information Technology related computing solutions to complex business problems and apply them to different areas of IT that they come across in their professional capacities. Eventually, they contribute to the accomplishment of organizational goals.
Data Science provides necessary skills to use scientific methods, processes, algorithms and system to extract ideas, knowledge and visualization through both structural and non-structural data.
The aim of this concentration is to provide theoricial as well as practical knowledge on various tools, scientific methods, machine learning algorithms with the goal to discover meaningful information and their visualization from large and complex data. It helps to understand the data and extract meaningful patterns which have a wide range of applications in different fields such as financial services, government, healthcare, retail, insurance, agriculture, robotics, telecommunication etc.
|MSIT 601||Principle of Data Management||3 credit hours|
|MSIT 608||Information Technology Management||3 credit hours|
|MSIT 634||Advanced Java Programming||3 credit hours|
|MSIT 639||Software Engineering||3 credit hours|
|MSIT 602||Modern Operating System||3 credit hours|
|MSIT 607||Advanced Database Design & Management||3 credit hours|
|MSIT 605||System Analysis and Design||3 credit hours|
|MSIT 636||Research Methodology||3 credit hours|
|MSIT 646||Internet of Things (IoT)||3 credit hours|
|MSIT 603||Computer Systems Architecture||3 credit hours|
|MSIT 624||Telecommunication and Networking||3 credit hours|
|MSIT 606||Management Information Security||3 credit hours|
|MSIT 648||Advanced Web Programming||3 credit hours|
|MSIT 611||Wireless & Mobile Systems||3 credit hours|
|MSIT 693||Applied Information Technology Capstone Project||3 credit hours|
|Mathematics and statics for Data Science||3 credit hours|
|AI and Machine Learning||3 credit hours|
|Neural Network||3 credit hours|
|R for Data Science||3 credit hours|
|Data Programming in Python||3 credit hours|
The Master of Science in Information Technology offered by PBS in affiliation with Westcliff University encourages students to achieve the following educational outcomes:
Bachelor’s degree in Information Technology or related discipline from recognized university of Nepal or from universities around the globe with a minimum CGPA of 2.0, or 45% or an equivalent grade scale in undergraduate level. Students should have completed at least 15 years of schooling. Students with Bachelor's degree other than Information Technology or related field can also apply, given that they complete the pre requisite courses needed for the program.
Student must complete sixty (60) prescribed credit hours with a cumulative GPA of 3.0 or higher, including 48 credits MBA core course and 12 credits concentration course.