The prestigious Masters Degree in Security Science (MSS) from EC-Council University - USA can now be completed in Sri Lanka at AIMS College, the registered partner institute of EC-Council University.
The EC-Council (Council of Electronic Commerce Consultants) is a globally recognized institute for certifications in Ethical Hacking and Security in IT.
Recently it has attained the CNSS training standards of United States National Security Centre (NSA).
The EC-Council University is built on the recognition and strength of the EC-Council. The Masters Degree in IT Security (MSS) offered by EC-Council University embodies not only the expertise and knowledge of EC-Council certifications but also additional specialized subjects in the IT Security field.
The MSS qualification is of very high demand in the global security industry.
The following career opportunities are available for those who qualify in MSS.
MSS career opportunities
Industry certified skills are highly valued, and there is a need for professionals with a solid understanding of security skills.
Some of the potential job titles which MSS graduates should strive for include.
- Chief Information Security Officer
- Network Manager
- IT Security Specialist
- Computer Operations Network Manager
- Network/Computer Systems Administrator
Network Systems/Data Communication Analyst
IT Security Consultant
The AIMS College will also introduce the MBA in e-Business programme of EC-Council University in August 2009.
This is another Masters Degree in the field of Management and Information Technology.
Some of the potential job opportunities which MBA e-Business graduates should strive for include;
- Chief Executive Officer
- Operations Manager
- e-Business Specialist
- e-Marketing Specialist
- e-Business Consultant
- Project Manager
Business Management Degrees
AIMS College as an affiliated campus of Preston University USA is also conducting Preston University programmes leading to BBA (Bachelor of Business Administration), BSc.IT (Bachelor of Science in Information Technology), MBA (Master of Business Administration), MSc.IT (Master of Science in Information Technology) and also the PhD (Doctor of Philosophy) programme in several disciplines.
The AIMS College started the PhD programme of Preston University - USA for the first batch of students about two years ago.
The second batch for the PhD programme is planned to take off in September 2009.
Edexcel - HND Programmes
The AIMS College is registered with Edexcel International - UK and has also introduced educational programmes targeting school leavers. The HND (Higher National Diploma) in Business Management and Computing are being conducted for GCE O/L and A/L students (school leavers) both in Colombo and at the Wattala branch.
The plans are underway to start HND classes at branches at Negombo, Chilaw and Puttalam.