Master of Science in Information Technology

Master of Science in Information Technology (MSc IT)

Duration: 2 years (4 Semesters)
Eligibility: BSc/BSc (IT), BSc (CS), BSc (HNT), BCA or equivalent

This program provides a comprehensive erudition and adeptness to make utilization of modern and sophisticated technologies. The course covers different areas of information technology and accentuates on computer programming, software testing, software engineering, software development, Web development, Networking, and computer security. The course withal provides experiential learning, hands on practical, empirical practice and project work to be done in sundry public and private sectors. The course has been concretely designed to suit the requisites of the organization, where students will be able to take up technical or management positions. Our graduates enter employment in many roles, including computer programmers, technical support and research associates.

About the Program


Course Description


1st  year
1st & 2nd Semester

Provides the construal of the fundamentals of computing and covering the sundry aspects of programming, analysis algorithm design, networking and database design.

Basic competencies

2nd year
3rd & 4th Semester

Generally students are encouraged to choose electives subject predicated on personal cull of the student and provide valuable experience by inspiriting students to take up authentic time projects in private or public sector.

Electives and Real Time Application

Course of study

The MSc (IT) program focuses on providing good practical, industry-oriented learning and teaching to meet the IT requirements of small, medium and large enterprises and also to develop entrepreneurs.

  • Theoretical knowledge: lectures, demonstration, group discussions, assignments, case studies.
  • Practical skills: laboratory, project works, industrial visits, presentations, seminars, workshops and other experiential activities

Career prospects
  • Software developer/testers
  • Information systems project manager
  • System analyst/administrator
  • System integration technician
  • Web designer/master
  • Data warehousing technician
  • Database administrator
  • Information officer
  • Computer scientist
  • Tech support engineer

This course is offered in :-

Department of Computer Science,
Martin Luther Christian University,
Dongktieh, Block 1, Nongrah,Shillong-793006.

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