Doctorate in Information and Communication Technology

Open University of Taras Shevchenko National University

Program Description

Doctorate in Information and Communication Technology

Open University of Taras Shevchenko National University

One of the best universities in the world and 200 years old. The Doctorate Program in Information Technology is offered by the Department of Technology Management and the Department of Intellectual and Information Systems which are attached to the Faculty of Information Technology at the Taras Shevchenko National University of Kyiv - Open University.

This Doctorate Program in Information Technology at KNU OU has been created in consultation with supervisors of the Department of Technology Management and the candidates on subject areas for submission of thesis and the preferences and needs of the students. The candidates are given studies in computer and information science. They are shown how to evaluate the application of various methods in information science and how they can deal with new theories in this technology.

Students have to conduct research with ethical and professional integrity as they take part in complex projects through recognized channels. They also take part in debates to assess the need for innovation. This curriculum is linked academically to information and computer science. Interdisciplinary areas which have an information technology profile are also part of this Degree.

The curriculum helps the students in planning their leadership skills that come in handy in the management of information technology. This is done with the help of courses in subjects such as Management Theory, Multivariate Statistics, Information Systems and Methodology for Quantitative Research and Theory of Organizational Behaviour.

Graduates holding a Doctorate in Information Technology can find management positions in research facilities, academia, information technology firms and consulting companies. They can apply for positions such as Information Technology Engineer, Technology Transfer Specialist, Network Engineer, Cloud Support Associate and Research Systems Engineer.

Admission Criteria

This program is equivalent to EQF (European Qualifications Framework) Level 8 - Doctorate Level

Students have to submit a proposal for detailed research. This proposal has to outline the intended topic of research along with proposed methodology and objectives. This research topic has to be the choice of the candidate alone and it will get provisionally approved by the Degree Committee before the applicant is accepted to the Course. Applicants have to consider their topic carefully for their Doctorate research. The topic has to cover the background of the research; special mention has to be done of the analysis that has to be adopted and the possible conclusions that have to be reached by the research.

This school offers programs in:
  • English


Last updated March 11, 2018
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Jan. 2019
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3 years
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1,990 EUR
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Ukraine - Kiev
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