Master of Science in Information Technology (MSIT) is a 2 year Postgraduate program offered by a consortium of universities in collaboration with Carnegie Mellon University, USA with the support of State government of Andhra Pradesh. MSIT is currently offered at International Institute of Information Technology (IIIT-H), Hyderabad, School of IT, Jawaharlal Nehru Technological University Hyderabad (JNTUH), College of Engineering, Jawaharlal Nehru Technological University Kakinada (JNTUK) and College of Engineering, Jawaharlal Nehru Technological University Anantapur (JNTUA). MSIT has been designed to develop technically competent, highly productive, and self motivated professionals in tune with the demands of an ever changing market. The programme aims to groom not only IT professionals, but also experts from other domains offering a unique and comprehensive programme that exposes the learners to some of the finest universities both in India and abroad. At the end of their stint with MSIT, they will, armed as they are with new found confidence and vigor, step out into the world to further practice the skills they have learnt in this programme.
MSIT follows a unique and successful teaching methodology called ‘Learning by doing’ with a Project centered Curriculum focusing on projects that are inspired from corporate scenarios. The program aims at giving hands on experience to the students, helping them gain an insight into practical nuances of the concepts taught. Each course is offered as a project which in turn is divided into time-bound, manageable tasks. Students are evaluated based on the quality of the deliverables submitted. read more
Soft skills training in MSIT programme has been developed to address the growing need of the employers for people who are not just technically qualified but who also have superb people skills. The programme has witnessed a successful near 100% placement track record in the past decade.