M.Sc. (Computer)


  • In response to the exponentially growing demand for well trained post-graduates in Mathematics from Institutions with professional excellence, the Karnataka State Open University is offering a Two year semester based M.Sc. Mathematics Degree Programme (Two Semester per year-Total Four Semester). The programme is specially designed for Teachers, Engineers, computer Scientists and others who are interested in Mathematics but could not pursue a Master degree programme in Mathematics for various reasons. The Karnataka State Open University‚Äôs M.Sc. Mathematics programme is a tightly scheduled, highly structured, and application oriented.
  • Mathematics is as old as mankind and civilization. Mathematics is advancing at spectacular rate and it is about logical analysis, decision making, deductions, precision and is also about quantity, space, change and structure. Mathematics has a pervasive influence on our everyday lives, and contributes to the wealth of the country. The curriculum is framed using time tested and Internationally well-known books and is also based on the feed back from the best programmes available in our country. The curriculum includes different branches of mathematics that have a wide range of practical applications such as Algebra, Analysis, Mathematical Modeling, computer programming, Mathematical Statistics and Operation Research. The curriculum is so developed that the study of mathematics can satisfy a wide range of interests and abilities. It develops the imagination; it trains in clear and logical thought.
  • Those who qualify in M.Sc. Mathematics are in fortunate position of having a wide range of career choices. The abilities to use logical thought, to make deduction from assumption, to use advanced concepts are all enhanced by a Mathematics degree course. It is for this reason that Mathematicians are increasingly in demand. With M.Sc. Mathematics degree, one should be able to turn his/her hand to Finance, Statistics, Engineering, Computers, Teaching or Accountancy with a success not possible to other post graduates.
  • Candidates who have passed the Three Years B.A/B.Sc/B.Music Degree Examination offering English as Second Language or as a Minor subject at the Degree level are also eligible, provided they have obtained not less than 50 percent of the maximum marks in the above language/subject. Teaching or Accountancy with a success not possible to other post graduates.
  • Candidates who have passed the Four Year B.A.Ed Degree Examination of the University of Mysore (Regional College Scheme) with English as Major/Optional.
  • Candidates who have passed Four Year B.A.Ed or B.Sc.Ed of University of Mysore (Regional College scheme), provided they have obtained not less than 50 percent of marks in Language English. Graduates of any University who have passed Post-Graduate Diploma in English.

Admission is open to:
Candidates who have passed Three Year B.A/B.Sc/B.A (Performing Arts) Degree Examination of any recognized University offering Hindi as a Language Under Group-I or Group-II. Provided they have obtained not less than 50% of marks in language Hindi & 40% in Optional.
Candidates who have passed a degree of any University recognized as equivalent thereto with Hindi as Optional or as Major subject.
Graduates of any recognized University and if the candidate is not studied either Hindi as Language or as Optional then the following examinations will be treated as equivalent to Language and Optional Hindi (But the Candidate must be a Graduate of a recognized University) one of the following Hindi Examinations:-
Rashtrabhasha Praveen or Rashtrabhasha Vishard Examination of the Dakshina Bharat Hindi Prachara Sabha, Chennai.

First Semester
Subject Code Subject Credit
MBA01 Management Theory & Practice 5
MBA02 Managerial Economics 5
MBA03 Accounting for Managers 5
MBA04 Organizational Behaviour 5
MBA05 Quantitative Techniques 5
MBA06 Business Ethics & Values 5
Second Semester
Subject Code Subject Credit
MBA07 Information System & Computer Application 5
MBA08 Business Law 5
MBA09 Financial Management

MBA010 Marketing Management 5
MBA011 Human Asset Management 5
MBA012 Executive Commun & Research Methodology 5
First Semester
Subject Code Subject Credit
MBA013 Management of Entrepreneurship and Small Business 5
MBA014 Business Policy and Strategic Management 5
MBA015 Operations Research 5
MBA016 Organizational BehaviourElectives Stream – 1 5
MBA017-L Electives Stream – 2 5
MBA018-L Electives Stream – 3 5
4th Semester
Subject Code Subject Credit
MBA19 International Business Environment 5
MBA20 Operations Management 5
MBA021 Total Quality Management

MBA022 Electives Stream – 1 5
MBA023-L Electives Stream – 2 5
MBA024-L Electives Stream – 3 5
MBA025 Project 10