Master in Information Technology Management

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Program Structure

The structure of the program is based on the findings of the internal programs’ assessment and surveys conducted by the Faculty of Management, Graduate Studies (FOM-GS) focusing on the current and future needs. Therefore, the program is of great strategic relevance and will offer practical and analytical solutions for problems and challenges facing industry and other organizations.

Structure of the MITM Program

MITM consists of 36 credit hours which are categorized as follows:

  Compulsory Courses Cr. H Elective courses Cr. H Dissertation Cr. H Total Cr. H
MITM program 21 9 6 36

A – List of compulsory Courses

All MITM students must complete the following eight courses:

Course # Course Title Prerequisite Cr. H.
MBA 642 Managerial Finance None 3
MBA 643 Business Research Methods None 3
MBA 657 Business Ethics and Corporate Social Responsibility None 3
MIT 602 IT Services and Operations None 3
MIT 604 Blockchain Technology None 3
MIT 606 IT Governance and Management None 3
MIT 607 Strategic IT Planning None 3
MIT-700 Dissertation Complete 18 Cr. H. & CGPA of at least 3.00 6
Total 27

NB: MBA 642, MBA 643, and MBA 657 are shared courses with MBA program

B – Elective Courses of MITM

Students must complete either 3 courses in Data Analytics of Table 1.2.a or 3 courses in Digital Transformation of Table 1.2.b, depending on their interest and offerings which depend on the size of the cohort and Undergraduate background. The set of Elective courses of Table 1.2.b. will be offered only if the cohort includes a sufficient number of students holders of Bachelor degree in Computing or related.

Table 1.2.a: Elective Courses in Data Analytics (9 Credit hours)

Course # Course Title Prerequisite Cr. H.
MIT 621 Data Sciences None 3
MIT 622 Data Analytics for Managers MIT 621 3
MIT 623 Business Intelligence None 3
Total 9

Table 1.2.b: Elective Courses in Digital Transformation (9 Credit hours)

Course # Course Title Prerequisite Cr. H.
MIT 631 Cloud Computing None 3
MIT 632 Edge and Fog Computing MIT 631 3
MIT 633 Cybersecurity None 3
Total 9

Important: This set of elective courses requires a strong knowledge in coding