Master of Science in Information Management

Master of Science Degree in Information Management gives the participants a real edge in modern business development and planning, using Information Technology tools. This programme guides students through a proven framework for integrating IT with business by developing a comprehensive Information Technology Strategic Plan. The Programme equips candidates with information literacy skills and the technical background necessary to function in a fast changing business environment with increased use of computer networks, electronic publishing and the Internet.

On completion of the programme the students will be able to utilize information systems effectively within organizations and be able to evaluate and select appropriate methods and technologies for representing, managing and disseminating information. This will enable the participants to develop a critical awareness of modern Information and Communication Technology in strategic management and decision making and decide on the IT infrastructure most relevant to the organization.This programme is specially designed for graduates and members of professional bodies with managerial experience.

Program Contents

Year 01

Code Module Credit
-----Semester 1-----
IT5010 Advanced Learning and Study Skills 2
IE5013 Business Process Management 3
IE5023 IT for Strategic Planning 4
IE5032 Information Security Risk Management and Audit 3
IT5050 Mobile and Ubiquitous Computing 3
-----Semester 2-----
IT5120 Data Analytics 3
IE5083 Enterprise Application and Relationship Management 3
IE5073 Business Forecasting 4
IT5090 Research Methodology 3
IE5031 Organizational Behavior 3
IE5063 Social Computing 3

Year 02

Code Module Credit
-----Semester 1-----
IT6010 Research Project 15
IE6013 Information Network Security 3
IE6043 Consulting Practices 3
IT6030 Advanced Project Management 3
IE6053 Enterprise Governance of IT 3
-----Semester 2-----
IT6010 Research Project (Contd.) -
IE6023 Emerging Topics in Information Management 3
IE6033 Enterprise Technologies 2

Entry Requirements

Candidates applying for the Master of Science Degree or Postgraduate Diploma in Information Management shall have one of the following qualifications:

  • A Bachelor of Science Degree in any field from a recognized University in Sri Lanka,
  • Any Bachelor’s Degree in a relevant field from a recognized University or institute as approved by SLIIT,
  • Membership of a recognized professional institute in a relevant field as approved by the SLIIT with relevant field experience, where necessary. And
  • One year working experience at Managerial Level

Fee & Funding

Total Payment : Rs. 350,000
Application processing fees Rs. 1000/= has to be paid in the beginning of the registrations for Master of Science Degrees at SLIIT. Fees can be paid to the bank accounts of SLIIT at any branch. 

All inclusive fee to cover lectures, tutorials, examinations, access to computer laboratory facilities and the library and is payable prior to the commencement of the programme. 

The fee should be credited to Account No 1630552 of the Bank of Ceylon in favor of Sri Lanka Institute of Information Technology, at the bank of Ceylon Colpetty branch located at first floor of BOC Merchant Tower building or at any branch of BOC. Or Sampath bank account number 003990000033 of the Sampath bank at any branch of Sampath bank. Course fees are subjected to change.


01st Installment


02nd Installment


03rd Installment


Total Payment

Rs. 350,000


Open Information Session

15 June 2019

Interview/Test Date

29 June 2019

Closing Date of Applications

25 June 2019

Classes Starting Date

20 July 2019

Course Coordinator 

Dr. Janaka Wijekoon
SLIIT, New Kandy Road, Malabe
Tel : +94 112 413 900 / +94 117 544 112
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