Mahatma Gandhi University Rwanda

Introduction

As a means of introduction, Mahatma Gandhi University (MGU) is a leading Rwandan educational institution, established and recognized by Higher Education Council, Ministry of Education, Govt. of the Republic of Rwanda. Additionally, MGU is Rwanda (www.mgu.ac.rw) is a member of esteemed organization named Inter-University Council for East Africa (IUCEA). It is a non-profit organization of Universities in East Africa region that facilitates maintenance of internationally comparable education standards in East Africa so as to promote the region's competitiveness in higher education. In addition to this, the University has received the accreditation from various international organizations around the world which enhances the quality of the content and curriculum of open, distance, flexible, e-learning and online education such as Inter University Council of East Africa (IUCEA), International Council of Open and Distance Education (ICDE), member of United Nations Global Compact Programs, Institutional Member of Association for the advancement of International Education, USA (AAIE), Association of African Universities (AAU) and many more.

Mahatma Gandhi University Rwanda is a Higher Learning Institution established and recognized by Higher Education Council, Ministry of Education, and Government of the Republic of Rwanda. The aim of this university is to educate students globally and make them an able citizen. The University Operating as a non-profit making institution of Higher Learning in East Africa. In this University you earn your degree on your terms. Whether you choose to learn online or at a local campus, you can count on our challenging curriculum and a supportive learning environment. Mahatma Gandhi University is an institution which promises to become one of Globes’ leading universities with an acknowledged reputation for excellence in research and teaching.

Those who choose Mahatma Gandhi University get access to a wide-range of Programs that form a springboard to a sea of opportunities. We seek to promote a record of achievement and success in academic excellence and job prospects. To enable our students realise their lifetime agenda, we have invested heavily in facilities and staff. Mahatma Gandhi University is on the forefront in using Information and Communications Technology to support learning and teaching. We have blended the use of e-learning with traditional learning and teaching values to give our students a flexible and dynamic learning experience.

Our aim is to become a leading centre of academic excellence and a preferred destination for all those who aspire for an academically fulfilling experience.

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Masters of Science in Information Technology

Campus Full time 2 - 4  February 2017 Rwanda Kigali

Masters of Science in Information Technology in the IT literacy Word is the most popular program. The university offers this program with the intent to impart Comprehensive literacy with updated knowledge and equal emphasis is given on theory and practice to prepare industrious IT professionals. The scope of MSc IT program is much wider; on successful completion of this program you can start your career with any IT Multi-national company. [+]

Programme Overview Programe Code: 703 Duration: Min. Duration 2 Years Max. Duration 4 Years Eligibility Criteria: Graduation in any stream or equivalent Registration fees: INR1500/- Tution fees: INR7500/- Per Sem Exam fees: 1500/- Per Sem Objective Masters of Science in Information Technology in the IT literacy Word is the most popular programme. The university offers this programme with the intent to impart Comprehensive literacy with updated knowledge and equal emphasis is given on theory and practice to prepare industrious IT professionals. The scope of MSc IT programme is much wider; on successful completion of this program you can start your career with any IT Multi-national company. Programme Content Semester 1 Cours Code Subjects Credits MSIT11 Industrial Management 3 MSIT12 Analysis and Design of Algorithms 3 MSIT13 Advanced Operating System 3 MSIT14 Visual Basic Programming 3 MSIT15 L Analysis and Design of Algorithms (Lab) 3 MSIT16 L Visual Basic Programming (Lab) 3 - Total Credits 18 Semester 2 Cours Code Subjects Credits MSIT21 Software Quality And Testing 3 MSIT22 Advanced Networks 3 MSIT23 OOAD and UML 3 MSIT24 Advanced Java 3 MSIT25 L OOAD and UML Lab 3 MSIT26 L Advanced Java Lab 3 - Total Credits 18 Semester 3 Cours Code Subjects Credits MSIT31 Project Management 4 MSIT32 Client server Computing 3 MSIT33 P Project 4 MSIT3E Elective Paper 1 3 MSIT3E Elective Paper 2 3 - Total Credits 17 Semester 4 Cours Code Subjects Credits MSIT41 Distributed Database 4 MSIT42 Component Technologies 4 MSIT43 Project 4 MSIT4E Elective Paper 1 3 MSIT4E Elective Paper 2 3 - Total Credits 18 [-]

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Master of Arts in Mass Communication, Advertising and Journalism

Campus Full time 2 - 4  February 2017 Rwanda Kigali

This programme will produce postgraduates with both academic knowledge & professional skills required in media industry. The objective of this program is to nurture students as to become the leaders of the society with a high sense of mortality, skills & insight. It also aims at producing journalists & communicators capable of contributing to the socio-economic & cultural development of the country and thus to promote democratization process. [+]

Programme Overview Programe Code:709 Duration: Min. Duration 2 Years, Max. Duration 4 Years Eligibility Criteria: Graduation in any stream or equivalent Registration fees: INR1500/- Tution fees: INR7500/- Per Sem Exam fees: 1500/- Per Sem Objective This programme will produce postgraduates with both academic knowledge & professional skills required in media industry. The objective of this program is to nurture students as to become the leaders of the society with a high sense of mortality, skills & insight. It also aims at producing journalists & communicators capable of contributing to the socio-economic & cultural development of the country and thus to promote democratization process. Such educated, versatile and skilful mass media evangelists can help in building a strong foundation of a country. Programme Content Semester 1 Cours Code Subjects Credits MAMCAJ11 Print Media 4 MAMCAJ12 Mass Communication 4 MAMCAJ13 Communication Theory and Research 4 MAMCAJ14 Media Technology 4 MAMCAJ15 P Practical 2 - Total Credits 18 Semester 2 Cours Code Subjects Credits MAMCAJ21 Human Communication 4 MAMCAJ22 Broadcast Journalism 4 MAMCAJ23 Introduction to Journalism 4 MAMCAJ24 Mass Communication and Society 4 MAMCAJ25 Communication Skills 2 - Total Credits 18 Semester 3 Cours Code Subjects Credits MAMCAJ31 Reporting and Editing 4 MAMCAJ32 Introduction to Advertising 4 MAMCAJ33 Introduction to Public Relation 4 MAMCAJ34 Advertising Design & Principle 4 MAMCAJ35 P Project Report 2 - Total Credits 18 Semester 4 Cours Code Subjects Credits MAMCAJ41 Introduction to Production Technology 4 MAMCAJ42 Media Appreciation 4 MAMCAJ43 Introduction to Photography 4 MAMCAJ44 Mass Communication Ethics & Laws 4 MAMCAJ45 P Project Report 2 - Total Credits 18 [-]

Masters of Arts in Education

Campus Full time 2 - 4  February 2017 Rwanda Kigali

The programme Masters of Education aims to prepare students as Teacher Educators, Administrators and Researchers for various institutions engaged in Teaching, Educational Research and Educational Planning. [+]

The programme Masters of Education aims to prepare students as Teacher Educators, Administrators and Researchers for various institutions engaged in Teaching, Educational Research and Educational Planning. Programme Content Sub Code Subject Name MEDG11 - ADVANCED EDUCATION PSYCHOLOGY MEDG12 - PHILOSOPHICAL AND SOCIOLOGICAL PERSPECTIVES IN EDUCATION MEDG13 - PRINCIPLES AND METHODS OF TEACHING MEDG14 - EDUCATIONAL STATISTICS MEDG15 - RESEARCH IN EDUCATION MEDS201 - Curriculum Development MEDS202 - Test, measurement and evaluation MEDS203 - Integration of online and distance learning in the Curricula MEDS204 - Integrated science curriculum and design MEDS205 - THESIS MEDS206 - Psychological testing MEDS207 - Developmental Psychology MEDS208 - Educational guidance and counseling MEDS209 - Sex and family counseling MEDS210 - Behavior modification MEDS211 - THESIS MEDS212 - Internship MEDS213 - Induction of beginning teachers MEDS214 - Continuous professional development MEDS215 - Industrial Arts Teacher Education MEDS216 - Supervised field experiences MEDS217 - Teacher education policy MEDS218 - THESIS MEDS219 - Special Topics in Educational Psychology (Creativity and Cognition) MEDS220 - School administration and supervision MEDS221 - Theories of Creativity MEDS222 - Advanced Assessment of Creative Behavior and Potential MEDS223 - THESIS [-]

Masters of Arts in Public Administration

Campus Full time 2 - 4  February 2017 Rwanda Kigali

The aim of offering Masters Degree in Public Administration to graduates is to provide knowledge to the learners on the nature and relationship of the State, Society and Administration. It will develop the conceptual faculties of the learner on various administrative theories, postulates, models, process, methods, instruments, techniques, thoughts, etc. Successful completion of this course prepares the student for doctoral degree programs as well. [+]

Programme Overview PROGRAM CODE: 717 DURATION: Min. Duration 2 Years, Max. Duration 4 Years ELIGIBILITY: Graduation in any stream or equivalent Objective The aim of offering Masters Degree in Public Administration to graduates is to provide knowledge to the learners on the nature and relationship of the State, Society and Administration. It will develop the conceptual faculties of the learner on various administrative theories, postulates, models, process, methods, instruments, techniques, thoughts, etc. Successful completion of this course prepares the student for doctoral degree programs as well. Programme Content Year 1 Cours Code Subjects Credits MAPA11 Public Administration 6 MAPA12 Financial Administration in India 6 MAPA13 Human Resource Development 6 MAPA14 Research Method 7 MAPA15 Administrative Theory and Thoughts 7 - Total Credits 32 Year 2 Cours Code Subjects Credits MAPA21 Elementary Computer Applications 6 MAPA22 Local Administration 6 MAPA23 State Administration in India 6 MAPA24 Labour Welfare and Industrial Relations 7 MAPA25 Comparative Public Administration 7 - Total Credits 32 [-]

Mastres of Arts in International Relations

Campus Full time 2 - 4  February 2017 Rwanda Kigali

MA in International Relations is designed to be a truly transformative program, which offers students the education, training, and first-hand experience necessary for successful international careers. [+]

MA in International Relations is designed to be a truly transformative programme, which offers students the education, training, and first-hand experience necessary for successful international careers. This course of study is an intellectually rigorous masters programme that is implanted inside the field of international relations while enabling students to choose areas of specialization based upon their interests and professional goals. Programme Content Sub Code Subject Name MAIR101 - Theories in International Relation MAIR102 - International Relations: Concept and Percepectives MAIR103 - Globalization & International Political Economy MAIR104 - International Law MAIR105 - International Organization MAIR106 - International Policy & Perspectives MAIR201 - International Security-Peace and Conflict Studies MAIR202 - Nationalism,Democracy and Compolitianism MAIR203 - Global Politics & Analysis MAIR204 - Research Methodology & Case Studies in International Relations: US, british,EU MAIR205 - Latin America in Modern World MAIR206P - Dissertation [-]

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Mahatma Gandhi University

Address Gasabo District, Rusororo/ Mbandazi Sector, Kabuga
Kigali, Rwanda
Website http://www.mgu.ac.rw/
Phone +(250) 781-520-254 / +(250) 78

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