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IT- Innovation & Design (IT & D)

Duration :

3 years Program
(1 year in India & 2 years in Canada)

Program Description
CIIS is running one year IT- Innovation & Design program leading to advanced standings in 2nd year and 3rd year IT- Innovation & Design program of Conestoga College Kitchener, Ontario, Canada.

Graduates of the IT- Innovation & Design program demands computer professionals with skills in graphic design, content creation, User Experience (UX), software development, marketing, and business models in order to design and market new and competitive software applications. As a result of explosive growth in the use of mobile devices, a growing appetite for consumer applications across all demographics, and emerging digital technologies. There is a need for entrepreneurial savvy within Canadian companies to effectively compete globally which have created the need for a new kind of software development professionals.

Admission Requirements

  • Grade 12 Any Stream with core subjects and overall 50% and above (12th all clear).
  • Grade 12 compulsory English
  • IELTS with an Overall of 6.0 Bands& 6 in each module (at the time of transfer).

Graduate Opportunities
Graduates will be technically proficient in programming, especially for mobile devices, and can expect to obtain industry careers as software developers and designers. With professional experience, graduates will access career paths such as front-end developer, IT product manager, IT marketing manager and strategist.

On average, 96% of graduates from the last three years (2016 to 2019) found employment within six months of graduation.

For more details on related occupations, job market information and career opportunities, see the Government of Canada website:

Career Opportunities

� Develop strategic marketing plans � Conduct primary and secondary market research � Manage various digital marketing channels such as social media � Evaluate return on investment for various marketing media � Use Search Engine Optimization and web analytics to improve profitability � Devise and execute effective sales presentations and negotiation strategies � Perform accounting activities and analyze financial statements � Communicate effectively using various communication channels

Carrier path
CIIS 1 Year

  • Academic semester 1 and 2 at CIIS during Fall and Winter
  • Score 60 % to pass each score
  • 12- 14 week full time work term

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Transfer to Canada

  • Compulsory transfer to Conestoga Canada in semester 3
  • Good academic standing in year 1
  • IELTS 6.0 bands overall and 6 in each module for Conestoga

Conestoga College

Established in 1967.
Conestoga is Ontario's fastest growing college and a leader in polytechnic education. The college delivers a full range of career-focused education, training and applied research programs to prepare students for success in the new knowledge economy and promote economic prosperity throughout our region and across Ontario.

Campuses and training centers in Kitchener, Waterloo, Cambridge, Guelph, Stratford, Ingersoll and Brantford provide a growing number of students with local access to full and part-time programming.

Articulation agreements with 64 colleges and universities around the world provide our students with ready access to additional post-secondary opportunities.

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