MSc in Information Technology

Empowering Minds Towards Technological Excellence

The program is designed for those who wish to obtain broad-based and leading-edge skills in Information Technology in all areas of IT. The courses give students insight into the application areas of all the subject materials that they study. The dual emphasis on a strong theoretical foundation and practical application, combined with extensive skill-set training, gives our students a broad array of expertise to draw on, enabling them to meet both the present and future needs of the IT industry.


Years Duration


Bachelor’s Degree in Relevant Specialization from a Recognized University
Qualification from any recognized body with a level equivalent to bachelor’s qualification in Relevant Specialization with a minimum of 3 years of work experience
ABE / NCC UK diploma (Level 5 and above) with 5 years of work experience
Diploma with relevant work experience.

Transfer Students

TAU welcomes students previously enrolled in another recognized university to apply for admission with advanced standing, provided they meet all the requirements for admission into the College of Information Technology.

  • TAU accepts a maximum of 30 Credits transfers.
  • The candidate should qualify for the assessment examination and panel interview.
  • Education gap, not more than 10 years.


Subjects Credits
Advanced Computer Networks 4
Advanced Database Management System 4
IT Management 4
Capstone Project 1 2
Software Testing and Quality Assurance 4
Java Programming 4
Elective – 1 4
Capstone Project 2 2
Elective – 2 4
Elective – 3 4
Elective – 4 4
Capstone Project 3 2
Research Work 18
Total Credits 60

Specilaization (Electives)

Web Technologies
  • Concepts of Open Source Technologies
  • Open Source Software Applications
  • Advanced Web Programming
  • Database for Web
Mobile Computing
  • Mobile Computing Through Telephony
  • Global System for Mobile Communication ( GSM)
  • Emerging Technologies
  • Wireless Application Protocol(WAP)
Machine Learning and Human-Computer Interaction
  • Human-Computer Interaction
  • Principles of User Interface Designs
  • Machine Learning & Human-Computer Interaction
  • Computational Data Analysis
Data Analytics and Big Data
  • Foundation of Data Sciences
  • Big Data Technology
  • Computing for Data Analytics
  • Programming and Market Analytics
Cloud Computing
  • Cloud Architectures
  • Cloud Storage Infrastructures
  • Managing Virtual Environments
  • Data Centre Networking
Data Management and Cyber
  • Cryptography
  • Network Security
  • Information Security
  • Digital Forensics and Investigations

Selection Factors

Students to Texila American University (TAU) are selected based on their academic, personal, and extracurricular abilities. Additionally, students must have the intellectual, physical, and emotional capacities to meet the requirements of challenging study programs and careers.

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What Do You Gain?

Learning Outcomes
Graduates of our MIT program will be able to:

  • The students will be able to apply knowledge of computing and mathematics appropriate to the discipline.
  • The students will be able to identify, analyse a problem and define the computing requirements appropriate to its solution.
  • The students will be able to function effectively on teams to accomplish a common goal.
  • The students will be able to understand professional, ethical, and social responsibilities.

Career Opportunities

Many opportunities exist in the expansive field of Information Technology nationally and globally, some of the career opportunities are as follows:

  • IT Consultant
  • Network Engineer
  • Web Designer
  • Software Developer
  • System Administrator
  • Information Architect
  • Strategic Information Planner
  • Information Security Manager

Further Study Opportunities

The Master’s in information technology program paves the way for further academic pursuits as well. One can pursue several PhD programs such as:

  • PhD in Computer Science
  • PhD in Information Technology
  • PhD in Strategic ICT Leadership
  • PhD in Information Engineering


Where is Texila American University Located?

Texila American University campus is located in Guyana, South America. Guyana is the only English speaking country in the Caribbean.
Address: Lot 24-42, Plantation Providence, East Coast Demerara, Georgetown, Guyana.

Is the University Accredited?

We are currently working on our international accreditation; however, we are registered with the National Accreditation Council of Guyana, and we are internationally recognized.

What is the duration of the program?

The program lasts for 2 years

Are the Master programs at TAU GY worth it?

TAU master degrees are designed to fast-track your career and enables you to learn more about the realities of starting or managing a Business / Organization.

Does TAU Provides Scholarships and Bursaries?

Currently we do have a partial scholarship available, however, please NOTE all our tuition fees are subject to change per intake and we cannot guarantee you the scholarship available for this intake will be there for our upcoming intake. However, if in the future we have any being offered for the current intake, we would have it broadcasted on our website.

How is TAU GY different from Other Schools?

Texila American University has proven time and again that its academic excellence reflects on its students, making them sought- after professionals after graduating from our campus. Our students can thrive in any institution or situation across the globe. Apart from our green campus, we also have hi-tech facilities and state-of-the-art facilities and infrastructure. Besides being a world- class education provider for education, it is a sure destination to upgrade your future.

How does TAU help students build their profile to take on the world as young leaders and entrepreneurs?

While pursuing your educational aspirations with TAU, we offer you career guidance so that after you graduate you would be able to face the working world with great passion to overcome any challenges they may face while pursuing their careers

Is there anyone I can contact for doubts before Enrolling?

Once you are interested in pursuing studies with TAU and you have doubts or questions, feel free to reach out to one of our EAs and we would be more than happy to assist and guide you throughout the process to clear up any questions or doubts that you may have.

If I choose not to join the program, will I be refunded the Seat Deposit?

Once you enroll in one of our programs and pay your SD and then decide to cancel your application, you would need to send an email to your EA requesting to have your application cancelled and a refund will be issued for your Seat Deposit.

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