What will I learn?

Information systems are a critical part of an organisation’s IT infrastructure. IT professionals, who can manage information resources, understand the technology and systems are key to successful modern enterprises.

This programme is strategically positioned to enable you to undertake information systems research that is theoretically and methodologically rigorous, and enables you to develop your capability to plan, organise and carry out research studies at master’s level. It extends your knowledge of research in your chosen area, and builds your skills in communicating your research work.

This programme is validated by Lancaster University and upon successful completion of the programme; graduates are awarded two certificates; one from Sunway University and another from Lancaster University.

Career Prospects

Computer Science Researcher

Chief Information Officer

IT Consultant

IT Auditor

IT Project Director

Business Analyst

IT System Analyst

Software Engineer

Data Scientist

Database Engineer

Which department am I in?

School of Science and Technology

Study options

Full Time (2 years)

Tuition fees
RM14,800.00 (US$ 3,540) per year
RM 29,600 for the entire course, RM 6,400 (Resource Fee); Intl admin fee: RM 3,960

*Price shown is for indicative purposes, please check with institution

Start date

Expected June, August 2020

Venue

Sunway University

No. 5, Jalan Universiti,

Bandar Sunway,

SUBANG JAYA,

Selangor,

47500, Malaysia

Entry requirements

For students from United States

A Bachelor’s degree or its equivalent, with a minimum CGPA of 2.75; A Bachelor’s degree or its equivalent, with a minimum CGPA of 2.50 and not meeting CGPA of 2.75, can be accepted subject to a rigorous internal assessment OR A Bachelor’s degree or its equivalent, with a minimum CGPA of 2.50 can be accepted subject to a minimum of 5 years working experience in a relevant field. Any other qualifications will be considered on a case-to-case basis. English Language Requirements: 550 (paper-based), 213 (computer-based), 80 internet-based on TOEFL; IELTS score 6.0; 50 overall (minimum 46 in each skill) or equivalent on PTE Academic.

For international students

Students must have a bachelor’s degree in computing with minimum CGPA of 3.00 or equivalent; any other qualifications will be considered on a case-to-case basis.

IELTS 6.0;

TOEFL 550 (paper-based), 213 (computer-based), or 80 (internet-based);

PTE Academic 50 overall (minimum 46 in each skill)

Cambridge English (First) 75+

Cambridge English (Advanced) Minimum 67

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About this uni

Sunway University is in the top 2% of universities in Asia, according to QS Asia University Rankings 2019.

  • 880,000-square-feet campus in the heart of Sunway City
  • Awarded 5-star rating in QS Stars University Rankings 2019
  • Has drawn over 26,000 students from over 90 countries
  • Offers a range of scholarships worth RM 402 million