The Master’s in Information Systems provides you with outstanding career opportunities. After graduation you can pursue careers all over the world in positions such as systems architect, IS/IT consultant, IS designer, IS/IT project manager, UX designer, business and system analyst, business process engineer, systems analyst, or software engineer.
We offer you a world-class programme that provides you with the tools and skills to design, develop and implement systems that can solve important organisational and societal problems. You will learn how information and communication technologies can be used to achieve strategic goals. Emphasis is put on how to design and develop modern information systems which are mobile and flexible to the goals and needs of the organisation. You will gain a deeper understanding of the wider business context of information systems and how they should be designed to reach sound technical performance and interaction qualities, such as usability.
The programme is capabilities-driven, where you acquire specific valuable design capabilities and skills within the area of information systems. You will be expected to demonstrate the skills and ability to design information systems in order to achieve improvements and innovative change in organisations and society. You will learn how to apply theories, design methods and tools for the development of information systems. You will also learn how to participate in and manage IS-related change and innovation projects in national and international contexts.
In a national audit of degree programmes, our Master’s programme in Informations Systems received the highest quality grade available. If you want a career as the link between technology, people and business goals, then look no further – this is the programme for you!
Courses (7.5 credits each): Strategic Management and Information Systems; IT, Innovation and Sustainability; Business Decision Management; Human-Computer Interaction Design; Mobile Industry Dynamics; Business Intelligence; Research Methods. The programme concludes with a Master's thesis (15 credits).
Graduates are in high demand as organisations rely on information systems experts to understand, design and develop systems that help them remain competitive in today’s global marketplace.
After graduation you can pursue careers all over the world in positions such as: systems architect, IS/ IT consultant, IS designer, IS/IT project manager, UX designer, business and system analyst, business process engineer, systems analyst and business intelligence analyst. The programme is also an excellent preparation for PhD studies.
Former students have found work at organisations such as Goldman Sachs, Tetra Pak, Capgemini, IBM, Microsoft, Sony Mobile, Ericsson, PWC, IKEA, Accenture and EY. Some graduates have also started their own businesses.
More information about this programme: www.lunduniversity.lu.se/Information-Systems
Why Lund University?
Founded in 1666, Lund University is one of northern Europe’s oldest, broadest and finest universities. Ranked among the world's top 100 universities in the QS Rankings 2017/2018, the University is the #1 choice for international students coming to Sweden – one of the world's most innovative, creative and democratic countries.
If you want a truly global classroom experience where you can start your international network, Lund University is a great option to consider. Experience a different way of learning in a country ranked as one of the best in the world at providing higher education. Group work and informal teacher-student relationships facilitate an in-depth level of learning.
The University is located in Lund – a charming and compact university city in southern Sweden, only 35 minutes from Copenhagen. The city is famous for its vibrant student life and is home to many world-leading research facilities and international companies.
Learn more at www.lunduniversity.lu.se
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Last updated November 9, 2017