The Master of Arts in Information Systems & Technology (MAIST) is an innovative graduate program dedicated to the study of  Information Technologies and their application to solving business and societal problems. Working with faculty experts from several departments at York University, students can choose courses and research projects from many IT areas, including:

  • Business Analysis and Management Information Systems
  • Data Management and Analytics
  • Entreprise Computing
  • Complex Systems and Decision Support
  • Financial Technologies

The program is designed for both working professionals and research oriented students. Offered in both part-time and full-time format, it has the following study paths:

MAST full-time students qualify for a  competitive  funding package. 

A major feature of the program is its flexibility and the option for students to choose courses from other programs that complement our IT courses.

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Admission Information Sessions

Information sessions about York graduate program and MAIST are held bi-weekly. If you would like to know more about MAIST, please register for one of the sessions.

  • Application Deadline for International Students: February 15, 2023
  • Application Deadline for Domestic Students: April 15, 2023

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