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Master of Science in Management Information Systems


The master of Science in Management Information Systems at UNILAK intends to focus on preparing postgraduates students with issues related to application, integration, training and administration of computing technologies which meets both organization and societal needs. The main purpose of the program is to equip the postgraduate students to deal with complex issues in Management Information Systems and related industries at both the national and international levels. Graduates in this program should be able to take up senior managerial posts of Management Information Systems in government department and also private sector where they will be instrumental in strategic management of information systems. Upon graduation, graduates from this program will be able to have expertise which will offer more opportunities in different areas specifically where computers are used in business industry and government departments, i.e:

  • Website management
  • E-commerce development
  • Credit and billing systems
  • Inventory control systems
  • Software product development
  • Knowledge management systems and business analysis.

Module Structure

Year 1 Semester 1
Module Code Credits Module Name
MMIS6111 10 Sytems Analysis and Design
MMIS6112 10 Information Systems Security
MMIS6113 10 Database Systems
MMIS6114 10 Project and Organization change management
MMIS6115 10 Legal and Ethical Aspects of Computing
MMIS6116 10 Accounting Information Systems
TOTAL CREDITS 60
Year 1 Semester 2
Module Code Credits Module Name
MMIS6121 10 Business Intelligence and Data Mining
MMIS6122 10 Web Services
MMIS6123 10 Research Methodology
MMIS6124 10 IS Strategic Planning and Management
MMIS6125 10 Data Wirehousing
MMIS612E 10 Elective 1
TOTAL CREDITS 60
Year 2 Semester 1
Students will do an internship/mini project during the vacation for a period of minimum of 6 weeks. Credit allotted for this is 45
Module Code Credits Module Name
MMIS6211 10 Enterprise Integration and Collaborative Communication
MMIS6212 10 Business Process Modeling and Analysis
MMIS6213 10 Modeling and Simulation
MMIS6214 10 Corporate Network Management
MMIS6215 10 Seminal Series
MMIS621E 10 Elective 2
TOTAL CREDITS 60
Year 2 Semester 2
Students will do Major Project during this semester after completion of the modules allotted for the program
Module Code Credits Module Name
MMIS6221 60 Masters Project in Management Information Systems
TOTAL CREDITS 240
Elective Modules
Module Code Credits Module Name
MMIS6126 10 Emmerging Technologies
MMIS6127 10 E-Service Delivery and E-Business
MMIS6216 10 Financial Information Systems
MMIS6217 10 Computer System Audit and Security