Informatics Educational Institutions & Programs
COMSATS Institute of Information Technology
|Chancellor||Federal Minister of Science and Technology, Pakistan|
|Rector||S.M. Junaid Zaidi|
|Colors||Blue and white|
COMSATS Institute of Information Technology, also known as CIIT, is a public research university in Pakistan. It is a multi-campus institute with its headquarters located in the urban area of Islamabad. Its main campus located in Chak Shahzad, Islamabad has over 5,000 students and 30,000 more students in its six satellite campuses. Its student body also includes international students from nine Countries. CIIT has 18 departments which combined offer 96 degree programs and has since inception produced more than 850 Ph.D.'s.
Health and clinical informatics
The following health/clinical informatics options exist for potential students:
- M.S. in Health Informatics
- 30 credit hours, completed roughly in two years; "Include[s] a mandatory research project/thesis, with a goal of producing work that may be published in peer-reviewed journals."
- Available online? No
- Program URL: http://ww3.comsats.edu.pk/hi/MS(HI).aspx
- "Prospectus for International Students 2015–2016" (PDF). COMSATS. 2015. http://ww3.comsats.edu.pk/internationalstudents/DownloadPDF/Prospectus100315.pdf. Retrieved 21 October 2016.