IIITM-K announces Advanced PG programmes with Scholarship


Tvm: Technopark based Indian Institute of Information Technology and Management – Kerala (IIITM-K) has announced the admissions for two Advanced Post Graduate programmes with Scholarship.

Admissions are open for Master of Science in Information Technology and M Phil in Ecological Informatics courses which affiliated to and awarded by the Cochin University of Science and Technology. The last date for submitting the online application is May 17, 2010 and the All India Admission Test will be held on June 05, 2010.

Master of Science in Information Technology is the flagship programme that aims at high standards in basic and applied sciences, technology, management and information system. The minimum qualification for this two years 60 seats full time course is a BE or MCA with 60%.

M Phil in Ecological Informatics is an ideal stepping-stone towards a doctoral research fellowship or a research career. Ecological Informatics (EI) is a trans-disciplinary subject that integrates ecology, computational sciences, informatics and social sciences, in order to improve our understanding of ecological processes and expand socio-ecological theory to integrate the earth’s natural systems, human values, human health and well-being.

The minimum qualification for this one year 15 seats course is M Sc in Natural / Physical Sciences with 60 %. The students will spend their first semester at IIITM-K and the second under a mentor at a collaborating institution – IISc, Bangalore; IIRS, Dehradun or FII, Pondicherry.

Candidates seeking admission to these courses are eligible for scholarships under the Special Postgraduate Education Expansion Drive in IT (SPEED – IT) programme of the Dept. of IT, GoK @ Rs.8,000/- pm. Special scholarships schemes are also available for SC/ST candidates.

Please check out the IIITM-K website for complete details.

Anil Philip
Kerala IT News


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