Master of Science in Information Technology atUniversity of Kansas , LawrenceSchool of Engineering


2 years (Full Time)

Course Level

PG Degree

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  • The MSIT program is specifically designed for the software and IT professionals in the Kansas City metropolitan area to address their needs while accommodating their scheduling constraints
  • To accommodate the IT professionals' busy day-time schedules, all MSIT courses will be offered during the evening hours and each course will meet once a week to minimize the overhead in driving to the campus
  • The program will include 31 credit hours and can be completed in two years
  • All courses are taught by highly qualified faculty who have earned degrees from well-known U.S. institutions of higher education and who are known nationally and internationally for their research contributions
  • Information Technology students are encouraged to choose a focus area topic as early in the graduate program as possible


  • University Rankings
    • #201-300

      - ARWU (Shanghai Ranking) 2021

    • #387

      - QS 2022

    • #401-500

      - THE (Times Higher Education) 2022

    • #122

      - US News & World Report 2022

    • #280

      - US News & World Report 2022

Fees & Expenses
1st year tuition fees
Fees componentsAmount
Tuition & feesINR 25,37,025
Other expenses in 1st Year
Fees componentsAmount
Hostel & MealsINR 8,79,531
TransportationINR 2,09,470
Books and SuppliesINR 47,090
TotalINR 11,36,091

Calculated at the exchange rate of 1 USD = INR 81.19


Tuition & expenses were last updated on 27ᵗʰ October 2022

Entry Requirements

QualificationEntry Criteria

No specific cutoff mentioned


CGPA - 3/4

  • An applicant is expected to have a baccalaureate degree in computer science or computer engineering with a GPA of 3.0+
  • However, a student with good preparation in some other field of engineering, mathematics, business, or science with appropriate mathematical maturity (e.g., discrete mathematics, calculus, or business calculus) may qualify
  • The minimum GPA requirement may be waived, based on documented work experience and strong credentials
    • Applicants for a technology-based degree that require probability, statistics, and advanced algebra must be able to demonstrate sufficient mathematics aptitude via academic background or work history
    • Applicants must be able to demonstrate knowledge of programming via experience or equivalent coursework in data structures and a modern programming language
    • This can be demonstrated by the successful completion of courses, such as Basic Data Structures using C++ (CS 250) from Johnson County Community College, or by sustained work experience


No specific cutoff mentioned

  • Reading, Listening, and Writing part scores at least 23


Marks - 58/90

  • with no part score below 53


Marks - 6.5/9

  • with no part score below 6.0


No specific cutoff mentioned

  • 146+ verbal, 155+ quantitative (mean GRE: 152 verbal, 163 quantitative)

Other eligibility criteria
Industrial work experience requirement will be waived for newly graduated students in a computing field with a 3.0+ GPA
Conditional Offer

Not mentioned

Application Process

Step 1: Prepare documents for application

  • Recommendation Forms (3): Recommenders (supervisors, professional co-workers or recent professors)

Step 2: Additional documents required

Step 3: Start your online application

Step 4: Application fees for this course

Step 5: Application deadline

Graduate Recruitment and Retention Fund
Rs. 3,88,400
Engineering,Computers,Science + 3 more
Educational Opportunity Fund (EOF) Childcare Grant
Not available
Engineering,Computers,Science + 3 more

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