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Analyze. Design. Create. Implement.

Could a career in information systems be right for you?

Information systems professionals analyze how organizations are operating, design new ways to address problems, and implement ideas that improve productivity and efficiency.

Information Systems Teachers Workshop – November 11, 2017

Business Process Management – November 11, 2017

A business process is a set of activities that are performed to achieve a certain objective. For example, university admission is a business process that involves different activities such as submitting an online application, sending transcripts and recommendation letters, reviewing the applications, etc. Understanding, documenting and managing business processes is a key enabler for their improvement and for the success of the respective organization. This half-day workshop introduces the students to business process management, which is a body of principles, methods, and tools to discover, analyze, redesign, and automate business processes. Moreover, it provides hands-on sessions on visual notations for process modeling and on software tools for process automation.

A half day in the life of an Information Systems studentĀ  – March 17, 2018

Have you ever wondered what it would be like to be an Information Systems student at CMU-Q? What is it like to be in a top ranked program in the world? Experience a half-day in the life of an information systems student first hand. This will be a unique opportunity where you will be able to attend classes (40 minute each) in the IS program. You will experience a real class environment and learn about creating amazing innovations using design thinking, saving the world through Green IS, making processes fly through BPM, and developing killer web apps. Best of all, you will meet IS students who will share their experiences in the classroom and as students at Carnegie Mellon University in Qatar! Apply today!

Applications open February 1, 2018.

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What is Ibtikar?

  • half day workshop
  • explore issues in real world technology
  • use design-thinking methods by SAP

Current students and faculty members will lead this hands-on workshop in how information systems can meet human needs, add business value, and build feasible technologies.

What is information systems?

From programming to project management to creating new ventures, the field of information systems uses technological tools to generate, process and distribute information in an effective, efficient way.

Careers in Information Systems

  • Innovation entrepreneur
  • Web designer
  • Systems analyst
  • Software designer
  • Computer security specialist
  • Project manager
  • IT consultant
  • Data analyst

Graduates in information systems work for organizations such as KPMG, RasGas, Google, Qatar Airways and General Electric.

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Learn more about Ibtikar

Damian Dourado | Director, Pre-College Programs

tel: +974 4454-8546 or +974 4454-8500

outreach@qatar.cmu.edu