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Admission Open: M.Sc. in Digital Society @ IIIT Bangalore: Apply by May 31

By: ushma | 15 Apr 2019 4:23 PM

M.Sc. in Digital scienceRecognizing the need for professionals that can serve the demands of society’s digital needs and disruptions, IIIT Bangalore invites applications for a two-year, full-time, interdisciplinary, Masters of Science (M.Sc.) in Digital Society, open to graduates from any discipline.

About the Program:

The programme is designed to create a group of professionals who will:

  • Contribute to the design, development, and deployment of digital technologies for diverse social groups.
  • Provide and manage solutions that address persistent challenges in domains such as finance, education, governance, health, and entertainment.
  • Engage in policymaking and advocacy for deploying digital technologies.
  • Enrich interdisciplinary research on digital society.
Eligibility:
  • An undergraduate degree (or at least 3 years duration) in any discipline (including arts, science, commerce, design, management, law, engineering, etc.) with a first division/class from a recognized University.
  • Those expecting to graduate by 1st August 2019 may also apply.
  • The candidates who have a valid score in CAT 2018, CEED 2019, CUCET 2019 or TISS NET 2019 may be exempted from appearing for a written test at IIIT Bangalore.
Application Fee:

Rs. 1000

How to apply?

Click here to start your application.

Important Dates:

Last date for submitting online applications: May 31.

First round: for applications received till 15th April 2019

  • 20th and 21st April 2019: Personal interviews at IIIT Bangalore for the first batch of shortlisted candidates with a valid score in CAT 2018, CEED 2019, CUCET 2019 or TISS NET 2019 who submit their applications by 10th April 2019.
  • 20th and 21st April 2019: Written test and personal interviews at IIIT Bangalore.
  • 30th April 2019: Release of the first list of selected candidates.
  • 15th May 2019: Payment of confirmation fees by the candidates selected in the first list.

Second round: for applications received between 11th April and 31st May 2019

  •  8th and 9th June 2019: Personal interviews at IIIT Bangalore for all the remaining shortlisted candidates with a valid score in CAT 2018, CEED 2019, CUCET 2019 or TISS NET 2019.
  • 8th and 9th June 2019: Written test and personal interviews at IIIT Bangalore.
  • 18th June 2019: Release of the second list of selected candidates.
  • 28th June 2019: Payment of confirmation fees by the candidates selected in the second list.
Contact:

Phone: +91 80 4140 7777/+91 80 2852 7627
Email: research.admissions[at]iiitb.ac.in

For further details, click here.

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