About the M.Sc. (Digital Society) Program

M.Sc. Digital Society is an unique interdisciplinary programme offered by IIIT Bangalore.  The two-year program is a blend of topics drawn from information technology and social sciences. It trains new-age professionals to design, deploy and develop digital technologies for diverse populations across domains like governance, healthcare, education, infrastructures, media to name a few.

This programme welcomes students from diverse academic backgrounds to learn together and help build an equitable, inclusive and sustainable digital society. It trains students in 

  • Inclusive design of digital technologies for diverse populations 
  • Interdisciplinary research on technology and society
  • Policy making and advocacy
  • Sustainable technology solutions across domains

Who is this Programme For?

  • If you believe in building a career in technology that impacts society, this program is tailor-made just for you.

Program Highlights

  • Distinguished Faculty Network
  • Resourceful Collaboration Opportunities
  • Outstanding Peer Support
  • Interdisciplinary Curriculum
  • Diverse Internship Opportunities

Career Prospects

Job roles that our students have taken:

  • User/ UX Researcher/UX Designer 
  • Product Manager, 
  • Data Analyst, 
  • Policy Researcher
  • Research Consultant, 
  • Social Technology Entrepreneur 

Organizations where our students went on to work:

  • Microsoft, 
  • Google
  • PhonePe
  • Freshworks
  • E-Government Foundation
  • Fasal
  • Everwell Health Solutions
  • Wadhwani AI


  • An undergraduate degree (of at least 3 years duration) in any discipline (including arts, science, commerce, design, management, law, engineering, etc.) with a first division/class from a recognized University. Those expecting to graduate by 1st August 2022 may also apply.
  • Working professionals who want to make social impact through technology solutions are also encouraged to apply.

How to Apply

To apply for the Course. CLICK HERE
For More Details about the ProgramCLICK HERE
To visit the Official WebsiteCLICK HERE
For the Brochure.CLICK HERE
Deadline to Apply25th MAY, 2022 [Extended]


  • For clarifications, details and queries, write to the Admission Team, M.Sc. (Digital Society) at [email protected]

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