• Faculty of Computer Science & Information Technology
  • dekan_fsktm@um.edu.my
  • +603-79676300

Master of Information Technology Management is a programme that provides opportunities for candidates who do not have any degree related to Computer Science to meet the needs for information technology management knowledge and skills in the organizations.


This programme enables students without computer science or information technology academic qualifications in computer science and information technology to develop their career, where the relevant academic qualification is needed or advantageous.

Career Opportunity

  • Project Administrator
  • Information Technology Administrator/Manager
  • Database Designer
  • Information System Analyst
  • Information Systems/Information Technology Consultant
  • System Operator
  • Web Content Developer
  • Manager of Data/Information/Knowledge
  • Information Technology Project Manager

Course Structure

COURSES MODULE (42 Credit Hours)
CORE COURSES (24 Credits) + ELECTIVE COURSES (8 Credits) + RESEARCH PROJECT (10 Credits)
CORE COURSES (24 Credits)
Core Courses
Research Methodology
Information Assurance
Information Technology in Management
Systems Modelling
Database Management
Information Technology Project Management
Web Development

Please select two (2) subject elective only:

Elective Courses
Web Commerce
Multimedia System Development
Management Statistics
Data Mining
RESEARCH PROJECT (10 Credit Hours)

(Note: Not all courses will be offered every semester; the actual courses offered will depend on the availability of staff and the number of students registering).

Entry Requirement

For admission into the Master of Information Technology Management programme, applicants must have at least:
  • A Bachelor’s degree with Honours or equivalent in a field that is not related to Computer Science or Information Technology with a minimum CGPA of 3.0; or
  • Other qualifications approved by the University Senate.

International applicants are required to have:

  • At least IELTS Band 6 (Academic) or TOEFL score of 550 (paper based) / 213 (computer based) / 80 (Internet based) if their first degree is from a university where English is not the medium of instruction.

Intake Schedule

University of Malaya has two intakes per year, in February and in September. ***[ currently not offered ]
Coordinator Programme
Assoc. Prof. Dr. Nor Aniza Abdullah
(603) 7967 6352

Last Update: 27/11/2021