Kuwait University
College of Life Sciences

Information Science Department
ABET Accredited in General Computing

Program Educational Objectives

The primary objective of MSCIS program is to respond to the changing needs of the global economy for individuals who can develop innovative, information system-based solutions. The program addresses the growing need for information system leaders in areas including Information Systems Development, Information Systems Security, Data and Knowledge Management and Health Informatics.

Graduates of the MSCIS are expected to attain the followings within the first few years of graduation:

  1. Engage in a productive career with solid knowledge enabling them to design, develop, analyze, and manage Information Systems for public and private enterprises use.
  2. Acquire state-of-the-art technologies and design methodologies in Information Systems.
  3. Develop their professional career through broadening their knowledge and/or pursue further graduate Ph.D. studies in the computing information systems and related areas.