Head of Department
|Mrs Soulakshmee D. Nagowah
Department of Software and Information Systems
The Software and Information Systems Department welcomes you!
If you are passionate about Business Systems, Enterprise Applications, Software Development, Information Management, Knowledge Management, Big Data, Information Systems, Data Science, Artificial Intelligence and related topics, you have come to the right place. The Department of Software and Information Systems offers undergraduate (BSc.) in Software Engineering, Information Systems and Data Science along with graduate courses (MSc.) in Software Project Management and Artificial Intelligence.
Our department has highly motivated and dynamic staff to make your experience at the university exceptional. We provide high quality teaching and support to our students, ensuring that they are able to maximise their potential, think outside the box and achieve great results. If you are dreaming of a fulfilling career in technology, we want to help you to achieve that dream.
Apart from teaching, the SIS department is also involved in research and our staff's research interests are broad, ranging from software engineering principles, intelligent systems, data and information science, information systems, natural language processing, business analytics and smart technologies for sustainable development. Overall, we are enthusiastic to see our research applied to real life contexts in order to bring change, not only in our immediate environment or in Mauritius, but also in Africa and other Small Islands Developing States.
As a department, we always strive to achieve new heights and we hope you are excited to find out more. We work in close collaboration with local and international IT companies to ensure that our programmes meet the needs of the industry. We ensure that our graduates have the required technical and soft skills to embark on a fruitful career. We are looking forward to hearing from you, to meet you and for you to eventually join our department if you wish to have a professional career in IT. If you have any queries, follow this link to get in touch with us.