The Master of Information Technology Management (MITM) program will provide you with the knowledge and skills to harness the latest advances in digital technology to gain a competitive advantage in a commercial setting.
Information technologies are constantly evolving and the ability to understand and apply technological innovations is critical to the ongoing success of an organisation. If you are an IT professional with an interest in the strategic application of technology, the Master of Information Technology Management will help you develop and enhance the skills required to become an effective IT manager in today’s information economy.
The Master of Information Technology Management (MITM) program will provide you with an understanding of the strategic tools required to harness IT frameworks in the workplace, and to give your organisation a competitive market advantage. It will integrate the theory and practice of information technology with the fundamental business concepts and principles of management, finance, operations, strategic planning and marketing. The program will also provide you with an insight into organisational dynamics in order to develop and implement a comprehensive IT strategy.
There is a rising demand across all business sectors for IT experts who can automate organisational processes utilising the latest innovations in technology. Students and graduates of the MITM typically work in occupations such as:
- IS Managers
- Systems Analysts
- Senior Programmers
- Network Managers
- Project Managers
- Database Administrators
- Telecommunications Managers
- Internet Architects
- Data Centre Managers
- Web Developers
- Security Specialists.
Accreditation and Recognition
This program is accredited by the UAE Ministry of Higher Education and Scientific Research and is fully recognised within the UAE, GCC nations and internationally for further education and employment in the private and public sectors.
In addition, the program is quality assured by UOW, which is registered with the Tertiary Education Quality and Standards Agency (TEQSA), the national regulator of the higher education sector in Australia. UOWD graduates have the opportunity to exchange their UOWD degree for the equivalent UOW degree after completion.
There are two entry levels to the Master of Information Technology Management program. If you have completed a three year undergraduate degree program, or a four year program without a research component, you will enter the MITM at the foundation level. This will involve taking two subjects prior to starting out on the main program. If you have completed a four year degree that included a research component, you will enter directly onto the main program.