About Program

The production, analysis, publication, storage and retrieval of information has become crucial to the existence of most present day institutions. The need for management personnel who understand computer technology and its impact on today’s business operations has never been greater.

 

The MIS department of Girne American University was established in 1995 and is the first in North Cyprus. Providing Undergraduate, Masters and PhD programs, it integrates both IT and business courses. The program prepares students to design and manage computer systems and related-technologies for any organization. Courses focus upon analysis of business systems, computer software and hardware concepts, database management as well as network and telecommunication systems. Graduates will know how to use system building tools and packages; have developed skills in database design, development and implementation; effectively use current analysis and design techniques for the development of information systems; examine the role of new and emerging technologies in areas such as the Internet, data communications and programming languages; use project management techniques and explore issues relating to the management and development of information systems; put personal and professional skills and ideas into practice, work both individually and in teams, and be prepared for careers in industry and commerce areas.

 

The need for management personnel who understand computer technology and its impact on today’s business operations has never been greater. With a Bachelor’s Degree in Management Information Systems, you will be a crucial resource in the information systems industry. The program prepares students to design and manage computer systems and relatedtechnologies. Courses focus upon analysis of business systems, computer software and hardware concepts, database management as well as network and telecommunication systems. Students are required to complete 132 credits for this program.

Career Opportunities

This department is designed for those who wish to become system/business analysts, designers, and managers of information systems in business and industry. It develops both personal and professional skills necessary to work with organizations in the development of a project life cycle (analysis, design, building and management of information systems).MIS graduates will find career opportunities wherever IT is used in business, industry and government. Such career opportunity fields include knowledge management systems and business analysis, website management, E-commerce development, database development, project support, decision support systems, requirements analysis, software product development, IT strategy and management. 

 

Future opportunities;

  • Programmer
  • Systems Analyst
  • Database Administrator
  • Computer Specialist
  • Network Administrator
  • Software Developer
  • Project Lead
  • Information Technology Consultant
  • Applications Developer

Student Opinions

Departmental Courses

Year 1

 

Fall

 

ECO101

Introduction to Economics I

CR:(3,0)3

ECTS:6

 

COMP103

Introduction to Computer & Information Systems I

CR:(3,0)3

ECTS:4

 

BUS101

Introduction to Business Management

CR:(3,0)3

ECTS:8

 

MAT101

Business Mathematics I

CR:(3,0)3

ECTS:8

 

EGL101

Development of Reading Skills

CR:(3,0)3

ECTS:4

 

NH001

National History

CR:(0,0)0

ECTS:2

 

Spring

 

CIS102

Algorithm & Programming Techniques

CR:(3,0)3

ECTS:5

 

COMP104

Introduction to Computer & Information Systems II

CR:(3,0)3

ECTS:4

 

MAT102

Business Mathematics II

CR:(3,0)3

ECTS:7

 

EGL102

Development of Writing Skills

CR:(3,0)3

ECTS:4

 

BUS108

Principles of Management

CR:(3,0)3

ECTS:6

 

NH002

National History II

CR:(0,0)0

ECTS:2

 

Year 2

 

Fall

 

BUS203

Financial Accounting I

CR:(3,0)3

ECTS:6

 

CIS205

Statistical Data Analysis

CR:(3,0)3

ECTS:6

 

CIS207

Fundamentals of Programming Language

CR:(3,0)3

ECTS:6

 

CIS209

Database Systems

CR:(3,0)3

ECTS:6

 

CS201

Communication Skills I

CR:(3,0)3

ECTS:4

 

TURK001

Turkish I

CR:(0,0)0

ECTS:2

 

Spring

 

CIS212

Visual Programming

CR:(3,0)3

ECTS:6

 

CIS214

System Analysis & Design

CR:(3,0)3

ECTS:6

 

CIS206

Information Systems

CR:(3,0)3

ECTS:6

 

CIS218

Networking & Telecommunications

CR:(3,0)3

ECTS:6

 

CS202

Communication Skills II

CR:(3,0)3

ECTS:4

 

TURK002

Turkish II

CR:(0,0)0

ECTS:2

 

Year 3

 

Fall

 

BUS305

Quantitative Methods & Forecasting

CR:(3,0)3

ECTS:5

 

CIS301

Web Applications Development

CR:(3,0)3

ECTS:5

 

CIS313

Information Systems Security

CR:(3,0)3

ECTS:5

 

CIS307

Object Oriented Programming

CR:(3,0)3

ECTS:5

 

CIS309

Structured Programming Languages

CR:(3,0)3

ECTS:5

 

TRME001

Departmental Elective

CR:(3,0)3

ECTS:5

 

Spring

 

BUS302

E-Commerce

CR:(3,0)3

ECTS:5

 

BUS304

Operations Management

CR:(3,0)3

ECTS:4

 

CIS316

Adv. Database Management Systems

CR:(3,0)3

ECTS:5

 

CIS318

Multimedia Development

CR:(3,0)3

ECTS:5

 

CIS320

Computer Services Management

CR:(3,0)3

ECTS:5

 

TRME001

Departmental Elective

CR:(3,0)3

ECTS:5

 

STJ030

Internship

CR:(0,0)0

ECTS:1

 

Year 4

 

Fall

 

CIS403

Operating Systems

CR:(3,0)3

ECTS:5

 

CIS415

Software Engineering Principles

CR:(3,0)3

ECTS:5

 

CIS401

It Project Management

CR:(3,0)3

ECTS:5

 

TRME001

Departmental Elective

CR:(3,0)3

ECTS:5

 

TRGE001

Non-Departmental Elective

CR:(3,0)3

ECTS:5

 

TRGE001

Non-Departmental Elective

CR:(3,0)3

ECTS:5

 

Spring

 

CIS418

Graduation Project

CR:(3,0)3

ECTS:5

 

CIS404

Computer Graphics

CR:(3,0)3

ECTS:5

 

CIS416

Professional & Legal Issues in Computing

CR:(3,0)3

ECTS:5

 

TRME001

Departmental Elective

CR:(3,0)3

ECTS:5

 

TRGE001

Non-Departmental Elective

CR:(3,0)3

ECTS:5

 

TRGE001

Non-Departmental Elective

CR:(3,0)3

ECTS:5

 

Elective Courses

 

CIS408

Wireless Networking

CR:(3,0)3

ECTS:5

 

CIS409

Game Programming

CR:(3,0)3

ECTS:5

 

CIS410

Artificial Intelligence

CR:(3,0)3

ECTS:5

 

CIS412

Internet Programming

CR:(3,0)3

ECTS:5

 

CIS414

Modern Programming Platforms

CR:(3,0)3

ECTS:5

 

CIS419

Research Methods

CR:(3,0)3

ECTS:5

 

CIS420

Computer Forensics

CR:(3,0)3

ECTS:5

 

CIS421

2d, 3d Digital Applications

CR:(3,0)3

ECTS:5

 

CIS422

Human Computer Interaction

CR:(3,0)3

ECTS:5

 

CIS423

Mobile Device Programming

CR:(3,0)3

ECTS:5

 

CIS424

Emerging Technologies

CR:(3,0)3

ECTS:5

 

 

Faculty Presentation Video

Information
Faculty
Faculty of Business
Program
Management Information Systems (BSc)
Degree
Undergraduate Degree
Duration
4
Fees
5500 €
Scholarship
Yes
Accreditation
YÖK - YÖDAK - IACBE
Taught Language
English