Master of Science in Information Systems 

 

College

Economics and Political Sciences

Program Type

Course Work and Thesis 

Study Mode

Full time/Part time

Duration

Full time 2 years / Part time 3 years

Instruction Language

English

Program Coordinator

Name: Dr. Shaikh Khalique

Email: shaikh@squ.edu.om  

Tel:      +968 2414 2928

College Website

http://www.squ.edu.om/ceps

Program Overview

 

The student should complete the course work requirements specified in the degree plan with a minimum cumulative GPA of 3.00. For the thesis, the candidate is required to conduct the necessary literature review, undertake the research, analyse the results, write the report and communicate the results at an oral defence. This work need not necessarily be original research, but should be a new application of ideas. The student should register for the thesis in the third semester after having completed at least 12 credits of the course work.

 

Admission Requirements

 

  • Applicant should have a Bachelor degree in Information Systems, Computer Sciences, Information Technology or a relative subject from Sultan Qaboos University or from any other recognized institution, with Cumulative Grade Point Average of not less than 2.75 on a 4 point scale, or
    - Two year’s Work experience is a must for candidates with Cumulative Grade Point Average between 2.5  and  2.74 in the Bachelor degree, or
    - Applicants who have bachelor degree from a recognized institution and a postgraduate diploma in a related specialization from a recognized institution of higher education with a minimum cumulative GPA of 3.00 on a 4-point scale or its equivalent.
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    • Applicant must submit a release letter or a study leave from employer for full time study or no objection letter for part-time study, addressed to the dean of postgraduate studies at SQU. Un-employed applicant needs to submit a statement from The Public Authority of Manpower Register documenting the unemployment status of the applicant.
 

English Proficiency

 

Before starting the program the admitted candidates should submit an English Proficiency Test Certificate band (6) or higher in academic International English Language Testing System (IELTS) Academic or a score of (79) or higher in the International TOEFL - IBT

 

Selection Criteria

The Department of Information Systems will evaluate applicants for M.Sc. Information Systems Program according to admission criteria approved by CEPS, which may include a written examination and/or an Interview

*Fees

Omani 

International 

2,500 OMR

3,500 OMR

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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