In general, the field of Management Information Systems aims to enable students to use their own knowledge and skills in academic and industrial fields, based on the university missions, with a wide range of academic curriculum and program in order to enable them to enter the markets where global competition continues in the shadow of technology as qualified individuals. Management Information System, is a field where two different disciplines come together under a multidisciplinary roof, Management and Informatics. Its real mission, information systems and management science, to create theoretical and experimental learning environments in the light of technology, to educate students and thus to raise active individuals in the society and business environment.
The Department of Management Information Systems has a different place in terms of its contributions to the job market due to the individuals it has trained thanks to its curriculum and syllabus implementation, and in this way, it can provide long-term business partnerships between the university and the industry. In a way, this contributes to the mission of the university as a department. In addition, through appropriate research and service pathways, both the academic and business communities can benefit from the Department of Management Information Systems.
Management Information Systems program embraces two different programs, Management and Informatics. Thus, the program’s curriculum consists of courses with both programs. First year students, take mathematics, business, finance, along with algorithms and programming courses. This ensures that the students can apply the learnings from algorithms logic to other courses. By the second year, students begin to gain knowledge in economics, visual programming, and computer networks. Third year is mostly focuses on management courses such as, database management, information technology management. The last year also ensures that the students are ready to work by a mandatory capstone project. Students also can choose their carrier paths by selecting from variety of departmental elective courses.
On completion of the programme the student will be able to:
Course assessment usually comprises a comprehensive final exam and continuous assessment. Continuous assessment can include amongst others, mid-terms, projects, and class participation.
Letter grades are calculated based on the weight of the final exam and the continuous assessment and the actual numerical marks obtained in these two assessment components. Based on the course grades the student’s semester grade point average (GPA) and cumulative point average (CPA) are calculated.
The student must complete 240 ECTS and all programme requirements. A minimum cumulative grade point average (CPA) of 2.0 is required. Thus, although a ‘D-’ is a PASS grade, in order to achieve a CPA of 2.0 an average grade of ‘C’ is required. It is also mandatory to complete a compulsory internship in a specified duration and quality.
The Management Information Systems Programme at BAU Cyprus provides students with a comprehensive set of skills, competences and knowledge with the aim of preparing them for a career in Management Information Systems. The objective is to create critical thinkers, who are intellectually acute, socially aware, and technically skilled managers that can meaningfully contribute to contemporary managing discourse. The department, which is part of BAU Global, also allows the students, upon request, to go to a different university in other cities and countries within the BAU Global family. Since Bahçeşehir Cyprus University is a new university, it has new and state-of-the-art technological equipment. Since the number of students is less, communication with the instructors is provided more effectively and easily.
The application process for studying Management Information Systems Program at BAU Cyprus is very easy. You can simply and safely share your personal information through our online application platform. After receiving a confirmation email with a link, a copy of the following documents can be uploaded:
A Management Information Systems Specialist is a person who can apply the information obtained through computer systems in businesses to the solution of problems in the fields of management and business. At this point, it can also meet the need for intermediate personnel who can understand the needs of businesses and offer them technological solutions, and can help companies increase their profitability and influence in the market. It can be used as a source of employment in meeting the needs of various positions as a Project manager, data analyst, SEO (Search engine optimization) specialist or Human Resources Specialist manager, in closing the gap in the position of ERP (Enterprise Resource Planning) manager available in the Turkish and the World market.
In addition, students who graduated from the IT-centered education program can become;