Master of Science in Information Technology Management

Digital Disruption, Internet of Things(IoT), Robotics Automation & AI. Scale up your Career ladder with the current Thought Leadership with cutting-edge Technological practices.

Manipal GlobalNxt MScIT is your gateway to creating real-world solutions.


Dr Mamata Bhandar

Programme Director- MScITM


(MOHE Course Code: R2/482/7/0044) (MQA/FA2062)

(MOHE course validity period: 10 August 2022 – 9 August 2027)


Manipal GlobalNxt University’s Masters of Science in IT Management is ideal for graduates who aim to develop in-depth analytical expertise for a long-running and successful career in today’s fast-growing Information Technology sector. The masters in information technology program focuses on real-world skills for the strategic application of IT to deliver value to workplaces through the optimum utilisation of technological innovations.


The course aims at producing hybrid IT managers well-versed with not just technical components of Information Technology, but also with the different elements of business and management with a global perspective on emerging technologies, practices and methodologies. The focus of the program is to reduce the talent gap when it comes to skilled professionals proficient with both IT and management.


The master degree for information technology offered by Manipal GlobalNxt University covers subjects like enterprise architecture, IS project management, IT systems for business, enterprise systems development, and database management and applications to inculcate the required industry skills in learners. Our digital learning platform backed with our faculty consisting of globally renowned professors ensures continuous learning throughout the course.


The program is ideal for working professionals with 5-15 years of work experience. Network Manager, Data Processing Manager, Chief Information Officer, IT Architect, and Software Development Manager are some of the career options open to the learners of the course.


Interactive Digital Platform


Interactive Digital Platform

Our interactive virtual learning platform enables unhindered learning for the learners. Apart from having the course material readily available at the touch of a button, students also get access to our online library consisting of over 40,000 journals.



Best Suited for Working Professionals

Manipal GlobalNxt University’s online MSc program in IT Management is specially designed for working professionals offering learners the flexibility to study as per their convenience. Being a part of a global classroom they also get to interact with their faculty members and fellow learners, which promotes interactive learning sessions.




Mix of Real-World And Theoretical Knowledge

The course structure follows a balanced approach to ensure that learners gain both theoretical knowledge as well as practical industry skills. Case studies, workshops, discussions, and live projects are an essential component of the course which helps students gain real-world skills and exposure. The course encourages learners to look at business challenges from an IT perspective and overcome these problems through strategic analysis.

Global recognition


Global Recognition

The Masters in IT course offered by Manipal GlobalNxt University is accredited by the Malaysian Qualifications Authority (MQA). The University is registered with the Malaysian Ministry of Higher Education (MOHE). More than 100 international corporates have endorsed the programs offered by Manipal GlobalNxt University boosting the chances of learners getting a global platform to showcase their skills.


  • A Bachelor’s degree from a recognised university with a minimum CGPA of 2.50 on a 4.00 point scale.
  • We accept credit transfer from various accreditated universities subject to approval by the Academic Senate. 


2 Years (6 Trimesters)


3 Years


Students are required to complete a total of 12 subjects comprising of 7 core (mandatory) subjects, any 3 elective subjects, and a management research project (worth 2 subjects).


MScITM Core Subjects

  • Information Technology Systems for Business
  • Information Systems Project Management
  • Enterprise Systems Development
  • Business Process Management
  • Enterprise Architecture
  • Database Management and Applications


Research Project

  • Research Methods
  • Research Project


MScITM Elective Subjects (select any 3)

  • Entrepreneurship
  • Enterprise Knowledge Management
  • Management of Services
  • Corporate Social Responsibility
  • Information Systems Strategy
  • IS Security
  • Supply Chain Management
  • IT Outsourcing and Vendor Management
  • Global Leadership


  • What is the partnership with CIMA?

Students who complete the MBA program with us can transfer credit towards CIMA certification via the Gateway programme. Students will gain full credit towards CIMA @ Management Level – students only need to pass the CIMA Management Case Study Exam for the CIMA Advanced Diploma in Management Accounting.


  • How long will it take to complete my Master's degree?

Students who follow the provided study plan will complete the course in 2 years.


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