Master in ICT Management (MICTM)


Program Description

Master in ICT Management (MICTM)

The MICTM programme is an accredited Master programme designed to meet the increasing need for professionals who can respond to the convergence between computers and communication. It is an ideal programme for people from technical and non-technical backgrounds to become future corporate leaders in today’s technology-driven industries. Intake is 3 times a year.


• A unique Masters programme that bridges between technical, business and management knowledge.

• Suitable for graduates from technical and non-technical backgrounds such as engineering, information technology, information system, business and management.

• Six specialisations in relevant areas such as Information Security, Project Management, Knowledge Management, ICT Entrepreneurship, Open Source Computing as well as Business Plan and Continuity.


• Bachelor's Degree in relevant field or other field recognised by AeU Senate

• Open entry qualification recognised by the Ministry of Higher Education, Malaysia:

• Be at least 35 years old

• Possess STPM or equivalent

• Provide evidence of prior learning experience and/or knowledge relevant to the programme applied for
• Or other qualification recognised by the AeU Senate


Modes of Study: Part-Time

Duration: 2 years

No. of Semesters: 6 (1 semester is 4 mths)

No. of Subjects: 14+1 Project Paper

The frequency of Tutorials: Tutorials are supported through online modes. Face-to-face tutorials are optional and on a need basis.


  • Assignments 60%
  • Final Exam 40%

MQA Accreditation: A 9885

EPF & HRDF Claimable (Malaysians Only): YES


• Students will effectively be able to use ICT techniques in solving problems and making decisions in the organization.

• Students will be able to support self-development skills as an effective and capable leader, manager and researcher.

• Students will be able to obtain skills in analyzing the complex problem, making the right decision and applying the relevant strategic management in ICT.


A) Project Management

• Project Planning, Scheduling and Control

• Strategic and Organisational Planning

• Managing Project Quality and Risks

• Leadership and Communication

B) Information Security

• Applications Development Security

• Operations and Physical Security

• Telecommunications, Network & Internet Security

• Cryptography

C) Open Source Computing

• Fundamentals of Open Source Software

• Content Management System

• Web Programming

• Linux Systems & Network Administration

D) Knowledge Management

• Knowledge Management in Organisation

• Knowledge Management in Information Systems Implementation

• Foundation of Knowledge Management

• Knowledge Assets Assessment & Audit

E) ICT Entrepreneurship

• Intellectual Property & Commercialisation

• Managing Technology in Entrepreneurship

• Technology Innovation Management

• Entrepreneurship Business Plan Development

F) Business Continuity Management

• Fundamentals of Business Continuity Management

• Risk Assessment Management

• Recovery Strategy & Plan Development

• Business Continuity Plan Management


• ICT Management

• Cyber Laws

• ICT Entrepreneurship

• System Analysis, Design & Development

• Network Management

• ICT Project Management

• Information Security Management

• ICT Strategic Planning

• ICT Governance

• Research Methodology in ICT

• Project Paper

Last updated Feb 2018

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Asia e University (AeU) is a dual-mode (residential full time and online distance learning), the international university set in Asia, by Asians for Asia under the Asia Cooperation Dialogue (ACD). Its ... Read More

Asia e University (AeU) is a dual-mode (residential full time and online distance learning), the international university set in Asia, by Asians for Asia under the Asia Cooperation Dialogue (ACD). Its establishment is an initiative of Malaysia, as the prime mover for dual mode learning, with the support of 31 ACD Member Countries as confirmed at the Islamabad 2005 and Doha 2006 ACD Ministerial Meetings. AeU collaborates with global educational institutions to offer quality, affordable and marketable programmes through e-learning. Our cross-border and cross-culture programmes have attracted high numbers of postgraduates from around the world. AeU is also the main facilitator of the Asian Credit Transfer System (ACTS) - the mutual accreditation of academic programmes among Asian educational institutions. The ACTS is a part of AeU's CSR efforts in narrowing the digital divide among Asian communities. Focused on personalised learning on demand, AeU provides education for working professionals in search of flexibility, innovation and creativity in their educational needs. Vision To be a leader and a premier educational hub in the promotion of affordable and quality dual mode learning in Asia. Mission To work in collaboration with universities, institutions and corporations, drawing upon their collective expertise, prestige and resources to provide quality Higher Education and Lifelong Learning. Objectives Provide academic programmes of international reputation by capitalising on the expertise and prestige of collaborating institutions. Provide students with access to relevant, affordable, cost-effective, flexible education, and training programmes. Develop appropriate pedagogical strategies and technologies to strengthen students' critical thinking, creative abilities, and communication skills. Ensure that all programmes and courses meet the quality benchmark established in the policies and standard e-learning best practices among member institutions. Core Values Empowerment: We inspire trust and cultivate responsibilities in order to create value for our clients Excellence: We aspire to excel in our services and are committed to continuous improvement Integrity: We strive to maintain the highest ethical standards and professionalism Creativity: We constantly seek new new and innovative ways to do things Professionalism: We inculcate the highest standards in carrying out duties and tasks Read less