Job Description

Accenture Academy program has been mounted in collaboration with University of Mauritius to support the strategy of Accenture Technology to grow and develop its workforce in the NEW IT field. The Academy is now onboarding its sixth batch whereby 250+ students are already part of this initiative and more than 150 graduated.

The conversion MSc program is a master degree for students having a first degree in a discipline other than computing [Science, Technology, Engineering, Mathematics]. The program is designed over 12 months’ applied learning and industrial internships in view of catering for the evolving needs of the ICT industry. Students will be exposed to the latest technologies and develop the technical, analytical and professional skills required to join a dynamic NEW IT workforce.

The program falls under the Employment Scheme (GTES) programme targeting graduates to enhance employability

The program is run in Full-Time mode to cover taught core and optional streams, assessment, self-learning 6 months’ internship and project assignment resulting in 12-months intensive learning.

For this April, the master program being offered is MSc Applied Software Technologies

MSc Applied Software Technologies

The objectives of the programme are as follows:

  1. Provide a thorough knowledge and understanding of the latest software development tools and techniques
  2. Inculcate the required communication, analytical, critical and teamwork skills necessary to the ICT industry
  3. Expose students to the professional environment from the time they embark on this programme, for a better integration in the job market
  4. Effective communication skills with stakeholders

MSc Applied Software Technologies contains 42 credits  as follows:

Core Modules:

Course Code


Expected Hours

ICDT 6001

Software Engineering


ICDT 6002

Object Oriented Programming


ICDT 6003

Database Systems


ICDT 6004

Web Technologies


ICDT 6005

Effective and Verbal Communication


ICDT 6006

Agile Methodology & Quality and Continuous Integration



Specialization in Custom Development

Course Code


Expected Hours

ICDT 6007

Applied Enterprise Java Programming


ICDT 6008

Object Oriented Development Framework


ICDT 6009

Spring Framework


ICDT 6010

Web Development


ICDT 6011

Artificial Intelligence


ICDT 6012

Enterprise Architecture



Entry Requirement

  • Minimum Second-Class Honors Undergraduate Degree from a recognized University, GPA not less than 2.50 or alternative qualifications acceptable to the University of Mauritius and Accenture.
  • Successfully clear the selection process by Accenture Mauritius for this programme.

Seats on this program are limited and Accenture does not discriminate on the basis of race, religion, color, sex, age, non-disqualifying physical or mental disability, national origin, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, or any other basis covered by local law.  

All applications close on April 20, 2021. Applications received after this date shall be considered for future batches.

How to Apply for April 2021 Intake:

Enroll on Accenture Academy - MSc Scholarship in MSc Applied Software Technologies
Send your updated CV and latest Academic transcript on  

For any query, reach out to our Campus Recruiter on +230 5448 6802

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Job candidates will not be obligated to disclose sealed or expunged records of conviction or arrest as part of the hiring process.

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COVID-19 update:  The safety and well-being of our candidates, our people and their families continues to be a top priority. Until travel restrictions change, interviews will continue to be conducted virtually. 

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