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    BCS brought together a group of academics and business professionals to consider all the factors and debate the pros and cons of this web 3.0 phenomena.

    Doubling the authentication factor

    In a battle to combat online identity theft, phishing and other online fraud whereby the only defence against attackers is a password, organisations are adding extra layers of security at all levels to protect valuable assets using two-factor authentication.

BCS - Mauritius

25 years

2014 - 25th Year of BCS presence in Mauritius


The BCS( Mauritius Section) established since 2004, has nearly 1000 members including 16 Chartered Fellows, 3 Fellows, 19 Chartered Professional members and around 135 Professional Members.

BCS, the Chartered Institute for IT is the industry body for IT professionals, and a Chartered Engineering Institution for Information Technology (IT). With members in over 100 countries around the world, the BCS is the leading professional and learned Society in the field of computers and information systems.

Mauritius is proud to be the first country outside the UK to have a Regional Office , Which represents the Institute in this region of the world.

This year we celebrate the 25th years of BCS in Mauritius.

BCS started its activities through professional examinations in 1989 with a group of 32 students. Membership to BCS was very rigid as a minimum of 1 year experience in IT was necessary.  

Against all constraints and limitations, BCS fared well and is proud to be a milestone in IT Qualifications in Mauritius today.

BCS, The Chartered Institute for IT shares the vision of the Government and has been an active participant in the promotion of ICT in Mauritius.

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