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International :28 Feb 

MSc Information Systems

 Course Level
Masters / PG
Full Time

1 Year
 Start month

 Tuition fee

32500 SGD
9300 SGD

Application fee

International 22 SGD
National 22 SGD
Wee Kim Wee School of Communication and Information
Scores accepted
IELTS (min)6.5
TOEFL-IBT (min)100
TOEFL-PBT (min)600

About this course

The Master of Science in Information Studies programme is a multidisciplinary programme combining theory and practice to address the growing need of organisations for skilled information professionals. The programme provides the knowledge needed to transform information resources into opportunities for organisational growth and innovation.

The programme is seen as a professional qualification for information professionals working in libraries and information centres. It was established in 1993 to develop professionals with the skills to manage information that meet the information needs of both public and private organisations. This is a subsidised programme by Singapore’s Ministry of Education.

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Eligibility Criteria

The MSIS programme will primarily consider applicants with:

  • A Bachelor's degree in areas such as Computer Science, Information Systems, Information Technology, or
  • A Bachelor's degree with a strong information technology-related component such as those in Engineering or the Sciences, or
  • A Bachelor’s degree plus relevant working experience

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Course Modules

Modules in  this programme include

Foundation Courses 

  • CI6202 Information Architecture and Design
  • CI6203 Software Engineering 
  • CI6204 Software Project Management
  • CI6205 Database Systems 
  • CI6206 Internet Programming 
  • CI6207 Human Computer Interaction - Users, Tasks and Designs 
  • CI6208 Research Methods and Data Analysis for Information Professionals

Elective Courses 

  • CI6220 Usability Engineering 
  • CI6221 Information Visualisation 
  • CI6222 Mobile and Ubiquitous Applications
  • CI6223 Interactive Media Development 
  • CI6224 Software Testing and Performance Analysis 
  • CI6225 Enterprise Applications Development
  • CI6226 Information Retrieval and Analysis 
  • CI6227 Data Mining 
  • CI6228 Managing Information Systems 
  • CI6229 Management of Information Systems Outsourcing 
  • CI6230 Information Systems Security 
  • CI6231 Security Policy and Strategy 
  • CI6232 Intrusion Detection 
  • CI6234 Advanced Human Computer Interaction
  • CI6235 Applied Artificial Intelligence
  • CI6299 Critical Inquiry in Information Systems

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How to Apply

The online application process is given below:

  • Apply Online
  • Pay Application Fee
  • Check Application/Results status

Kindly refer to: http://admissions.ntu.edu.sg/graduate/coursework/HowDoIApply/Pages/HowtoApply.aspx for more details.

  • Complete set of supporting documents (must be legible) have to be uploaded via the fully digital application portal. Do not send hardcopy of admission package.
  • Applications are to be submitted electronically only. Late submissions would not be accepted and any other form of submission would not be processed. The School may contact applicants about additional information or documents at a later date (if required).
  • If you are applying to more than one programme, please use the same application number and pay application fee for each programme applied. Ensure that the payment is made to the correct programme code. Mode of payment for digital application is only by online payment via credit card.


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