MANAGEMENT INFORMATION SYSTEMS PHD PROGRAM
1. Year Fall Semester
Course Code Course Name Prereq. T+P+L KHAS Crd. ECTS
Compulsory Math Course I 3+0+0 3 7
Compulsory Math Course II 3+0+0 3 7
Compulsory IT Course I 3+0+0 3 8
Compulsory IT Course II 3+0+0 3 8
Semester TOTAL 12 30
1. Year Spring Semester
Course Code Course Name Prereq. T+P+L KHAS Crd. ECTS
Major Field Course I 3+0+0 3 10
Major Field Course II 3+0+0 3 10
Major Field Course III 3+0+0 3 10
Semester TOTAL 9 30
2. Year Fall Semester
Course Code Course Name Prereq. T+P+L KHAS Crd. ECTS
Secondary Field Course I 3+0+0 3 10
Secondary Field Course II 3+0+0 3 10
Secondary Field Course III 0+0+0 3 10
Semester TOTAL 9 30
2. Year Spring Semester
Course Code Course Name Prereq. T+P+L KHAS Crd. ECTS
MIS698+MIS699 Seminar+Thesis 0+0+0 0 30
Semester TOTAL 0 30
3. Year Fall Semester
Course Code Course Name Prereq. T+P+L KHAS Crd. ECTS
MIS698+MIS699 Seminar+Thesis 0+0+0 0 30
Semester TOTAL 0 30
3. Year Spring Semester
Course Code Course Name Prereq. T+P+L KHAS Crd. ECTS
MIS698+MIS699 Seminar+Thesis 0+0+0 0 30
Semester TOTAL 0 30
4. Year Fall Semester
Course Code Course Name Prereq. T+P+L KHAS Crd. ECTS
MIS698+MIS699 Seminar+Thesis 0+0+0 0 30
Semester TOTAL 0 30
4. Year Spring Semester
Course Code Course Name Prereq. T+P+L KHAS Crd. ECTS
MIS698+MIS699 Seminar+Thesis 0+0+0 0 30
Semester TOTAL 0 30
TOTAL 30 240
Compulsory MATHEMATICS Course List (Select 2)*
Course Code Course Name Prereq. T+P+L KHAS Crd. ECTS
MAT601 Multi-variate Statistical Methods 3+0+0 3 10
MAT602 Advanced Optimization and its Applications 3+0+0 3 10
MAT603 Numerical Linear Algebra 3+0+0 3 10
MAT604 Time Series Analysis 3+0+0 3 10
Compulsory IT Course List (Select 2)**
Course Code Course Name Prereq. T+P+L KHAS Crd. ECTS
IT566 Muliti-core Architectures and Parallel Programming 3+0+0 3 10
IT601 High Performance Scientific Computing 3+0+0 3 10
IT603 Visualization 3+0+0 3 10
IT603 Distributed Database Systems 3+0+0 3 10
IT604 Advanced Server Side Programming Languages 3+0+0 3 10
IT605 Semantic Web 3+0+0 3 10
MAJOR FIELD (MIS): Select 3 Courses***
Management Information Systems Course List (select 3)
Course Code Course Name Prereq. T+P+L KHAS Crd. ECTS
MIS601 Web Computing and Data Mining 3+0+0 3 10
MIS602 Search Engine Optimization 3+0+0 3 10
MIS603 Location Based Services 3+0+0 3 10
MIS604 Cloud Computing and its Applications 3+0+0 3 10
MIS605 Big Data and Data Governance 3+0+0 3 10
MIS606 Data and Technology Management 3+0+0 3 10
SECONDARY FIELD OPTIONS. CHOOSE ONE OPTION AND SELECT 3 COURSES FROM THE SAME OPION
OPTION I: BUSINESS INTELLIGENCE  AND APPLICATIONS (SELECT 3 COURES)
Course Code Course Name Prereq. T+P+L KHAS Crd. ECTS
MIS631 Business Data Communications & Networking 3+0+0 3 10
MIS632 Enterprise Data Management 3+0+0 3 10
MIS633 Decision Support Systems and Social Media 3+0+0 3 10
MIS634 Advanced Competitve Intelligence 3+0+0 3 10
MIS635 Business Continuity and its Applications 3+0+0 3 10
MIS636 Neural Networks 3+0+0 3 10
OPTION II: BUSINESS AND ECONOMY  (SELECT 3 COURSES)
Course Code Course Name Prereq. T+P+L KHAS Crd. ECTS
BA631 Advanced Business Economics 3+0+0 3 10
BA632 Financial Administration 3+0+0 3 10
BA633 Advanced Enterprise Resource Planning 3+0+0 3 10
BA634 Advanced Customer Relationship Management 3+0+0 3 10
BA635 Business Research Methodology 3+0+0 3 10
BA636 Enterprise Project Management 3+0+0 3 10
BA637 Entreprenual Marketing 3+0+0 3 10
OPTION III: FINANCE (SELECT 3 COURSES)
Course Code Course Name Prereq. T+P+L KHAS Crd. ECTS
FIN631 Risk Analysis and Simulation 3+0+0 3 10
FIN632 International Finance 3+0+0 3 10
FIN633 Financial Markets and Institutions 3+0+0 3 10
FIN634 Financial Accounting 3+0+0 3 10
FIN635 Advanced Corporate Finance 3+0+0 3 10
MIS600 Directed Study 3+0+0 3 10
MIS650-659 Special Topics in MIS (I-X) 3+0+0 3 10
MIS698 Seminar
MIS699 Thesis

* With the consent of the program director, other math courses from the other phd programs can be taken

** With the consent of the program director, other IT related courses from the other phd programs can be taken

*** With the consent of the program director, other courses from the other phd programs can be taken