Schools & Departments

DEPARTMENT OF INFORMATION SCIENCE

INTRODUCTION

The Department of Information Science has developed a relevant and well equipped curriculum for students to attain high quality education. There is not only efficient technical skills offered but this department also instills the social skills required in this field of study. This is aimed at enabling a student to positively stand out globally in the Information Science Industry.

VISION

To be a leading world class university that raises professionals who are well trained and valuable to the Information Science field.

MISSION

To enhance the development of our society by imparting high quality education and producing Information Science graduates who are committed to making the world a better place.

PURPOSE

The Department of Information Science takes into account that Information Science is among the main tools the world uses to break down the data that humans gather through Information Technology. We not only educate the students but also aid them in understanding the importance of their course and line of career to this world. We also offer them an opportunity to learn relevant topics and skills on management, so that they can use theoretical and advanced knowledge in dealing with information.

CAREER OPTIONS

After successful completion in the programs offered in this department, graduates have a chance to join the vast industry and venture into most if not all the opportunities this field has to offer.

The following are some of the places that offer career opportunities in this field of study:

  • Information Technology Firms
  • Academic Institutions
  • Corporations
  • Libraries
  • Hospitals
  • Banks
  • Research Institutions

The following are some job titles the graduates can acquire in this field of career:

  • Chief Information Officer
  • Information Scientist
  • Information Research Specialist
  • Business Information Specialist
  • Metadata Analyst
  • Information Resource Specialist
  • Web Analyst Manager
  • Information Resource Specialist
  • Digital Reference Librarian
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