The following programmes are available for a Masters in Information Technology (M.IT):

Master's in Information Technology (ICT Management)

The Masters in Information Technology (MIT) is an exciting and unique degree that merges different Computing-related disciplines into one integrated academic programme with a strong focus on Management. If you are already working in the IT field, but are looking for a broader IT perspective to prepare you for senior management, then the MIT may be just the degree for you.

More information at: Dept of Informatics


Master's in Information Technology (ICT Information Science)

The Department of Information Science at the University of Pretoria offers a specialised two year coursework degree at Masters level in Information Technology (M.IT degree) aimed at LIS professionals at middle management level. The programme is open to students from across the world and will be offered as a blended distance learning education programme.

More information at: Dept of Information Science


Master's in Information Technology (Big Data Science)

The University of Pretoria is proud to introduce its master's degree in Information Technology (Big Data Science). Data science is the scientific investigation that employs innovative approaches and algorithms for processing and analysing big data. Big data constitutes extremely large data sets that may be analysed computationally to reveal patterns, trends and associations, especially relating to human behaviour and interactions. The University has existing world-class expertise in multiple disciplines that closely relate to big data and data science.

More information about the application process can be found in the attached document.


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