Master of Information Technology

Program Introduction


The Master of Information Technology (MIT) degree 2022 provides a broad technical understanding of the latest and emerging technologies in the field of information technology. Due to rapid worldwide dependency on software applications and IT-related products, the requirement for trained and experienced IT specialists is in great demand.

The School of Professional Advancement (SPA) at UMT is offering a two-year Master of Information Technology degree program. This program provides a unique edge in the current complex marketplace. The technological understanding and skills presented in the MIT are in high demand throughout the computing industry as society is being transformed by the emergence of highly connected, high speed and high capacity networks, and a knowledge-based global e-economy.

Graduates combine IT skills with their previous knowledge in a professional application-oriented setting and prepare themselves for the technological challenges and opportunities of the future arising in all fields including banking, telecommunications, defense, commerce, government, health, education, and many other areas. The graduates develop the skills in the field of computer programming, software design, database management, networking, and information system control and audit; demanded by the cyber space employment market.

Information Technology (IT) in its broadest sense encompasses all aspects of computing technology. IT, as an academic discipline, is concerned with issues related to advocating for users and meeting their needs within an organizational and societal context through the selection, creation, application, integration, and administration of computing technologies. Therefore, the challenging field of IT needs creative and knowledgeable professionals committed to doing quality work. The MIT program aims to provide IT graduates with the skills and knowledge to take on appropriate professional positions in Information Technology upon graduation and grow into leadership positions or pursue research or graduate studies in the field.

Program Details

2 Years

14 Years qualification with 45% marks in case of annual system in the degree awarding institution.

14 Years qualification with 2.0/4.0 CGPA in case of semester system in the degree awarding institution.

In case of 40% to 45% marks, applicant should have minimum of three (3) years Professional experience.

No 3rd Division in entire academic career

In case of an equivalent foreign qualification, an equivalent certificate from Higher Education Commission is mandatory.

In case the foreign degree/transcript is in any language other than English or Urdu, an officially translated copy of the degree/transcript is mandatory.

An officially translated copy is the one verified by the degree awarding institution, respective foreign ministry or an authorized public notary.