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M.Sc. Blended

Computer Based Management Information Systems

The University of the West Indies

24 months
Duration
4000 USD/year
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About

The M.S. in Computer Based Management Information Systems at The University of the West Indies was developed in response to the rapidly growing demand for a new type of graduate student with an in-depth knowledge in management information systems and computer science.

Overview

The Computer Based Management Information Systems program offered by The University of the West Indies will not only equip Jamaican nationals to fill these positions, but will also educate a new generation of Information Systems Analysts and Managers who will spearhead the thrust by Jamaican firms to establish a sustainable competitive position on the critically important information service sector.

Graduates with M.S. in Computer Based Management Information Systems from The University of the West Indies will gain:

  • A comprehensive understanding of how information systems are changing organizational structures and can be used effectively to create a basis of competitive advantage.
  • A comprehensive introduction to the principles of management.
  • A comprehensive introduction to methods used in managing the development of computer-based systems
  • Detailed exposure to new advances in information technology.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Programming, Database & Networking
  • Software Engineering
  • Business Intelligence
  • Organizational Theory & Behaviour
  • Production & Operations Management
  • Finance
  • IT Governance & Policies

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 24 months

Start dates & application deadlines

Delivered

Blended

Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA
Lower Second Class

Other requirements

General requirements

  • Applicants must hold a Bachelor’s Degree or equivalent in a related field from a university or college acceptable to the Board for Graduate Studies, The University of the West Indies, with grade point average (GPA) of 2.5 or higher. 
  • Candidates are also required to have at least two years’ work experience. However, candidates with at least a strong upper second class honours degree may be accepted without this work experience. 
  • Completed application form;  
  • Application fee;  
  • Two Referee Reports (academic and professional);  
  • Official Transcripts from all colleges/universities attended.

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    4000 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 8000 USD for the full programme during 24 months.
  • National

    4000 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 8000 USD for the full programme during 24 months.

Funding

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