Department of Management Information Systems
The Department was established in 1430 (2009) in order to provide capable graduates that are demanded in the recent international and domestic complexity of business development where IT has developed in order to organize and systemize information for managerial decision making.
Conducting continuously improving quality education in the field of MIS to students in order to supply outstanding graduates through engagement in scholarly scientific research in contemporary MIS issues and providing community services.
Graduating students who will have various skills necessary to work in a vibrant, technologically advanced and international business environment.
Developing an ability to integrate management information systems concepts with other business disciplines;
Acquiring the ability to do research and analysis through use of traditional and electronic sources.
The MIS department contains only one program which is Management Information System
In their course of study, students are required to pass all exams. Any student scoring less than 60% in any course is regarded as fail and students are expected to retake the course in order to pass in the course and to improve their GPA. Students are assigned to their respective academic advisors so that they would be guided and advised which courses they have to take or retake.
Academic counseling and advising is a continuous procedure in the MIS Program. Each faculty member has office hours besides his/her lecture hours that are posted on the door of the respective office. Students are notified about the office, means of contact and communication, etc. in the first week of every semester. Students have free access to personally meet and discuss their academic issues, problems in courses, registration problems, etc.
Moreover, the faculty members contribute also tostudent development by providing advises on ethical behavior and mentoring students about their future career.
The Department Accreditation Committee handles issues of program quality and liaises with Department Curriculum Review Committee. They might jointly hold periodic meetings to discuss issues of quality.
Dr. Badawe Osman Mohamed