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  • Course Type Full Time
  • Duration2 years
  • Course fees
    Rs. 106180

M.Sc (Master of Science) Information Technology

M.Sc Information Technology is a two year full-time programme approved by Bharathiar University that follows a semester pattern of four semesters – three semesters of course work and one semester of project work. The objective of this programme is to provide students with in-depth knowledge in the key areas of computer science and to impart knowledge and practice in emerging, cutting edge technologies in IT. The programme will enable the students to develop software solutions to real world enterprises through IT with international standards and facilitate them to be outstanding professionals.

Upon completion of the programme, the students are expected to have acquired

  • Broad knowledge in core areas of computer science, current and emerging technologies in IT.
  • Higher degree of technical skills in problem solving and application development.
  • Analytical and managerial skills to enhance employment potential.
  • A holistic and professional grooming with strong emphasis on values and ethics.

Curriculum

The programme follows the credit system with OBE based curriculumand is designed with 90 credits. One credit is equivalent to 15 hours of contact sessions of 60 minutes each. The curriculum consists of core and elective theory papers, interdisciplinary and special courses, laboratory sessions, one summer internship and final year project work.

The basic courses include core papers and two elective subjects with options offered for students. An elective is offered only if the number of students opting for that group is atleast 10.

Theoretical knowledge gained in the classroom is put into practice and tested in laboratory sessions. The lab sessions provide necessary exposure to the application oriented languages/packages and tools.

The curriculum provides a chance for students to undergo summer internship in industries enabling them to learn business processes and to apply the software engineering concepts to develop solutions using latest technologies for the real life problems.

The fourth semester project is intended to build applications using latest technologies to compliment the theoretical knowledge, to sensitize the students to the nuances of a work place by under taking time bound real life projects in industries and to provide a platform to network which will further their career prospects. Guest lectures, workshops, seminars and industrial visits are an essential part of the programme

Assessment and Evaluation

Evaluation of students performance is based on both Continuous Internal Assessment(CIA) and End Semester Examination(ESE). Each theory course will be evaluated for a total of 100 marks, comprising CIA of 40% and ESE of 60%.
CIA comprise multiple components of evaluation such as assignment, seminar, quiz, attendance and participation in the class room. Two tests and a model examination are mandatory and carry 5 marks for each test, and 6 marks for model examination.

CIA comprise multiple components of evaluation such as assignment, seminar, quiz, attendance and participation in the class room. Two tests and a model examination are mandatory and carry 5 marks for each test, and 6 marks for model examination.

Summer internship work shall be evaluated for 100 marks comprising certification from the organization, evaluation of the written report by the faculty guide and assessment of the student presentation by the group of faculty. It will be commented by “grade”.

The project work carried out during the 4th semester for a total of 100 marks, comprising CIA component of 20 marks and a viva voce evaluation for 80 marks, jointly by the internal guide and external examiner.
Students above 75% of marks and without any arrears are eligible for advanced level course at the IV semester with subject option.

Comprehensive examination (online) will be conducted for 1hour and grade will be assigned.

    Admission Open
  • Last Date of Application : 20 - May - 2017

Completion of UG Degree.

Admission Policy and Process

The admission shall be made purely on the basis of merit subject to the rules of reservation of the Government of Tamilnadu. The following certificates in original have to be submitted by the candidate at the time of admission.

  • Original mark statement issued by the examination authority
  • Provisional Certificate (for PG admission)
  • Transfer Certificate
  • Community Certificate
  • One set of attested photocopies of the above certificates