Bachelor of Information Management

BIM

Bachelor of Information Management (BIM) blends the two strategic disciplines of information technology and management. The programme offers integrated knowledge and develops technological skills giving students a unique edge in the IT world. It develops the next generation who can apply the opportunities in the digital world to a fast changing business environment and find innovative solutions thereby contributing to society. Graduates are able to interrelate IT & management concepts or tools with managerial skills appropriately to support business analysis and operations.

Key Learning Outcomes

  • Attain deep understanding, knowledge & skills about information systems, information technology, and management to apply them pragmatically
  • Use computers & computational techniques for developing effective information systems to solve real life problems in the organizational milieu
  • Develop object oriented software design methods, data management systems, web technology & programming to meet industrial & commercial needs
  • Acquire systems analysis tools & methodologies and organizational & managerial skills to deploy IT effectively for business success
  • Cultivate critical thinking and a balanced approach to IT & Management so as to enter the IT business profession with the knowledge expected

Career Prospects

Today’s business world heavily relies upon computers and networking for its continued operation. Consequently, most of the organizations are completely computerized and plenty of other organizations are also in the process of transforming from age old manual systems to digitalized systems. Management information systems assist students to learn how to use computer technology, management and problem solving strategies to make, or improve, managerial decisions. BIM majors get to understand the needs of both business people using their own systems and computer science professionals who create such customized systems. As a result, graduates readily find prestigious jobs for handling numerous tasks required to create and sustain complex financial computer systems globally. In the context of Nepal, the role of such professionals is rapidly gaining ground.

Careers by Area

  • Information Management IT Managers in government, the private sector, NGOs and INGOs
  • Software Engineering Database administrator, Software Project Managers in software companies
  • Knowledge Engineering Information Systems Experts for Big Data repositories and information systems
  • Networking Network experts for managing secure networked communication
  • Software Applications Apply computing technology to solve problems outside the everyday computer field, for example, in education or medicine
  • Information Technology Develop and manage information systems that support a business or organization.
  • Information Management Information Systems Experts designing and implementing information systems to assist decision making
  • Artificial Intelligence Develop computers that simulate human learning and reasoning abilities

Course Structure

 

Admission Process

Students interested in joining BBA, BIM, BIT and BBS at KIST would need to go through a fair but thorough admission process.

Eligibility

Applicants need minimum D+ grade in each subject of grade 11 & 12 with CGPA 1.8 or more or minimum second division in +2 or an equivalent exam.

Entrance Exam Application Form

University Entrance Exam Application forms are available at all colleges including KIST which offer these programmes for BBA, BIM & BIT. For BBS, application forms are available at KIST. Applicants should submit these forms duly filled in with supporting documents and photographs by the given deadline.

Entrance Exam

Getting through the University Entrance Exam is mandatory for admission in BBA, BIM & BIT. For BBS, the College conducts an Entrance Test. Questions asked are from related subject areas. Sample Test Papers can be obtained from KIST along with Application forms.

KIST Admission Form

Successful students in the University Entrance Exam should fill in the KIST Admission Form. Students who have filled in the University Entrance Exam forms in any other college are also eligible to apply here.

Personal Interview

These students need to appear for the Personal Interview immediately thereafter. They ought to be accompanied by their parents or guardians for this interview.

Offer Letter

Selected applicants are handed Offer Letters for admission. They need to submit their acceptance along with needed original certificates or testimonials within the stipulated period to get admitted.

Enrolment

Once the College receives a letter of acceptance, it will confirm admission forthwith subject to the payment of fees.