rajkot university

M.Sc. – Cloud Technology

Why M.Sc. Cloud Computing Technology?

Internet and digital technology have transformed our life and the world we live in. Today, everything from purchasing groceries to booking flights, happens online. Business organisations are highly dependent on information technology in their day-to-day operations. With huge boom in the amount of data produced, stored and transferred, there has been a pressing need for new technologies that can enhance data storage and management capabilities. Cloud technology is the recent innovation, which is used to store and manage information online using remote servers. Using cloud computing technology, companies optimise their IT expenditure to meet their immediate requirements. Also, to execute this effectively, they’re in need of professionals who have the knowledge and skills required in cloud technology. Analysing this trend, RK University has initiated a post-graduation programme in cloud technology i.e. M.Sc cloud technology. The course is designed and developed based on the existing needs of the industry.

Course Objectives

M.Sc. in Cloud Technology includes wide range of subjects that build a strong knowledge on the latest trends used in cloud computing technology. The programme is developed based on the insight provided by industry experts. Below are some major subjects, which students learn during their post-graduation programme.
•    Knowledge on advanced computer networks, how to install and configure the server, basics of information security
•    Fundamentals of cryptography, Linux administration, hands on experience on virtualization and advanced computer networks
•    Data center and cloud security, advanced storage technology, project work that give clear understanding of cloud technology

Course Duration

2 year (Full time)
AICTE approved

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The candidate must have completed 3 Years of Graduation from commerce or science background (University Board of Examination) that is recognised by any state board/central board with a minimum aggregate of 50% marks.

Admission/ Fee Details

Admissions are open in RK University for M.Sc. Cloud Technology course 2017. Eligible candidates who are enthusiastic about launching a career in new-age information security sector are welcome to apply.
  • Application Fee – Rs350/-
  • Admission Token Amount – Rs. 10,000/-
  • Semester Fee – Rs. 50,000/-
  • Total Fee – Rs. 2,00,000/-
  • Mode of Payment – Cheque/DD
  • Loan Assistance: The University has tied-up with a number of banks to facilitate education loan at most competitive interest rates


* Subject to changes made by university

M.Sc Cloud Technology

  • Computer System Organization
  • Programming in C
  • Installation and configuration of server
  • Linux Operating System
  • Advanced Computer Networks
  • Programming in C Lab
  • Linux Operating System Lab
  • Advanced Computer Networks Lab
  • Fundamentals of Information Security
  • Fundamentals of Cryptography
  • Advanced Administration of Server
  • Linux Administration
  • Introduction to Virtualization
  • Introduction to Virtualization - Lab
  • Advanced Administration of Server – Lab
  • Linux Administration – lab
  • Data Centre – Advanced
  • Data Centre and cloud security
  • Advanced Virtualization
  • Desktop Computing Solution
  • Advanced Storage Technology
  • Advanced Virtualization – Lab
  • Desktop Computing Solution – Lab
  • Mini Project
  • ITIL Foundation
  • Disaster Recovery and Business continuity Management
  • Final Project and Viva Voce

Job Opportunities After Completing The Course

Cloud technology is increasingly gaining importance in business world as it can reduce cost and improve efficiency of operations for companies. The market is booming rapidly for this technology and the trend is expected to continue in coming years. According to an estimate from Gartner, there may be cloud adoptions worth $250 billion by 2017. Evans Data reports the huge boost in number of developers in cloud environment. According to the estimate there are about 5.4 million developers which in comparison with the numbers of 2009 is a 375% shift.
Entry Level
  • Cloud Architect
  • Cloud Engineer
  • Data Centre Technician
  • Remote Desktop Engineer
  • Cloud Security Specialist
Mid Level
  • Sr. Cloud Architect
  • Sr. Cloud Engineer Manager–Cloud Technology
  • Data Centre Engineer
  • Cloud Provisioning Engineer
  • Security Engineer
Senior Level
  • Cloud Consultant
  • Manager–Cloud Technology
  • Data Centre Manager
  • Sr. Data Centre Manager
  • Manager–Cloud Security

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