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Information Technologies

About the Program

In this age of revolutionary changes in Information Technologies, the Information Age, the Information Technologies Department affiliated to the Higher School of Applied Sciences was founded in order to educate qualified candidates in software applications and computer hardware inspection, design, development, execution, management and support.

The content of this program is designed to provide students with practical and theoretical perspectives on computing technologies and to have a different perspective. Within the program, students are offered various lessons in different areas of information technology. These courses include System Analysis and Design, Database Management Systems, Internet and Visual Programming, Network Management and Design, and Business Intelligence.

 

Educational Opportunities

Students can access the required lecture materials from the university's library and online course management system. Furthermore, students use laboratories and field trips (for applicable courses) to practice their theoretical knowledge. Apart from laboratory work, practical exercises together with case studies from real life situations, course internships and independent studies offered within courses help students to apply their knowledge. In addition, seminars which include talks and debates with industry experts, invited guest speakers for the related courses, summer training in which students work in a company for 30 days, and agreements and collaborations with organizations, provide various learning as well as employment opportunities for students.

 

Career Areas

Graduate students design information systems, work in development and application areas, work in their own technology companies, the public and private sectorsin Turkey, Europe and in emerging business opportunities in other countries at higher rates. These countries experience constant improvement and reconstruction. In the world, and our country, this department is increasingly needed for graduates. The use of information technologies is rapidly increasing in all areas of our lives and developments are progressing rapidly. For this reason, graduates of the program will be able to find themselves in different business areas where technological development and changes are needed.

Graduates of the Department of Information Technologies are able to work in various fields, especially in information processing centres, project development, and software and programming and consultancy units of the private sector and public institutions. Sample job positions include; system engineer, program developer, mobile application developer, website manager, network designer, database administrator and information technology consultant.

 

Contact

School of Applied Sciences

Nicosia/North Cyprus

Science and Technology Center

Tel: +90 392 671 1111 (ext. 2401)

Fax: +90 392 671 1142

School E-mail: sercretary-sas@ciu.edu.tr

Head of Department E-mail: mnat@ciu.edu.tr