Master of Science in Computer Science and Information Security (2 Years)
Master of Science in Computer Science and Information Security will be a flagship program offered by the Indian Institute of Information Technology and Management-Kerala, aims at offering a high standard curriculum in Computer Science and Information Security. The program focuses on a broad grasp of foundations in Computer Science and Information Security, deep understanding of the area of specialization, an innovative ability to solve new problems, and a capacity to learn continually and interact with trans-disciplinary groups. The technology enhanced e-learning methodologies with web based course management system and on-line learning system enriches the program, allow broadening their horizons.
The duration of the program is 2 years and the courses are carefully designed to attain technical aspects that enable the students to grow into competent information security professionals. There are 9 core courses of 3 credits each spread across the first 3 semesters accumulating 27 credits. The students are required to do a minor project of 2 credits each during the second and third semesters accumulating 4 credits, a lab of 1 or 2 credits each during the first three semesters accumulating 5 credits. The students are also required to take 1 elective course during the first semester, two elective courses during the second semester and three elective courses during the third semester of 3 credits each accumulating 18 credits. The 4th semester is for project/internship of 18 credits. Students are required to undergo an industry or research oriented project in any leading IT or R &D organizations. The total requirement for the program is 72 credits.
Entry-level requirement is a Bachelor's Degree in any branch of Engineering or Technology / Bachelor's Degree in Computer Science, Computer Applications, or Information Technology / Bachelor's Degree in Mathematics, Physics, Chemistry or Statistics with Mathematics as a subject of study, with a minimum score of 60% or CGPA of 6.5 in 10 point scale , in the qualifying examination. Candidates who are studying in the final year degree course and have yet to pass the final year degree examination can also apply.
To impart theoretical knowledge that underpins the various areas of Computer Science and Information Security and their applications in relevant fields with the latest technologies.
Build a pool of technically qualified manpower to build a knowledge society.
To cater the needs of government, industry and scientific organizations in the Computer Science and Information Security areas.
Develops professionals and leaders of high caliber imbued with values of entrepreneurship, ethics and social responsibility.
To motivate for research in Computer Science and Information Security.
To train computer scientists who can work on real life challenging problems.
The course fee for Masters programme is Rs. 1,20,000/-. The fee is payable in four equal installments of Rs. 30,000/.
Demand Draft for Rs. 250/- for General Category Candidates and Rs. 100/- for SC/ST Category(non-refundable) drawn in favour of Director, IIITM-K, payable at Thiruvananhapuram. All category of applicants need to pay the fee.
Number of Seats
The number of seats for the program is 40.
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