Information technology has seeped in so much into organisations nowadays that the world wide web of local area networks, intranet and the internet has changed the way business is being conducted across countries. Companies now use IT not only to automate their activities but also to stay ahead of their competitors. A new management frontier has been created – Information Technology Management. Hence, the career in MBA in IT is in demand these days. Business schools have acknowledged this need, and a new specialisation has emerged: Masters of Business Administration (MBA) in Information Technology (IT). A post graduate programme in management with emphasis on IT elements will train future leaders to drive the ongoing e-commerce revolution in a better way.
An MBA in Information Technology Management is designed to educate and develop managers who can effectively manage the planning, design, selection, implementation, use, and administration of emerging and converging information and communications technologies. The program curriculum provides students with the technical knowledge and management knowledge and skills needed to effectively integrate people, information and communication technologies, and business processes in support of organisational strategic goals.
It is a two year course which apart from detailed study of management principles, discusses in detail Computer Applications in Management, Database Management System, System Analysis And Design, Integrating E-systems & GIS, Securities And Control Information System, Networking & Network Security, Software Engineering, Web Designing and Multimedia, Innovation and Technology Management, Data Warehousing and Data Mining etc.