Management Information Systems

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Department of Management Information Systems


The Department of Management Information Systems was established in the school of business at the beginning of the academic year 2007/2008. It offers an undergraduate academic program leading to a bachelor's degree in management information systems (MIS). This program provides extensive knowledge concerning the basic MIS disciplines and exposes the students to extensive coursework in the various areas of study.

The department has a carefully designed program and course plan comprised of courses relating to organisational, managerial, information and communication technologies. Areas of interest in the program also include programming, database management, electronic business, strategic implementation of MIS and social issues relating to MIS context. These courses are continuously updated to meet the dynamic changes in a rapidly business environment. This variation of classes was designed to meet the needs and interests of students from various backgrounds as well as the needs of business and governmental organisations. The primary objective of the department is to develop the abilities and knowledge needed for successful careers in MIS. Graduates are offered qualifications to attain employment in both the public and private sectors in local and regional labour markets.