Earning a degree in business has long been thought to be a successful course of action for university students. Earning a business degree is beneficial, but it’s also beneficial to arm oneself with knowledge about information technology to stay pertinent in a technologically-changing world.
What is an MSc in Business Information Technology? It’s a study of business practices, information systems, and management skills. Students who enroll in such a program learn the basics of business, but also the information systems that help keep those businesses running. Through additional courses, students also often learn about data management and project management, two very important aspects of being a valued part of a business or corporation.
Benefits of taking an MSc in Business Information Technology include the ability to work in just about any business you can imagine, a well-paying career, and the skills and knowledge to be able to climb the ladder in most businesses.
The actual cost of an MSc in Business Information Technology depends on where you enroll and how long the program lasts. For the most part, students can expect such a program to take about two years to complete.
Careers for those who complete a Master of Science in Business Information Technology often fall within the IT department of a business, from a data modeler to an administrator. Whether you want to be an analyst, auditor, manager, developer, or something else, there is bound to be something that interests you in the realm of business information technology.
Students need to choose a quality program after thorough research and apply online. The requirements for applying may differ depending on your program. You may need to collect test scores, such as the GRE and GMAT as well as letters of recommendation and transcripts from your previous schools. International students may need to submit IELTS or TOEFL test scores as well. There are usually online courses available for students who may need a more flexible schedule.
Our database has all kinds of MSc in Business Information Technology programs to choose from. Search for your program below and contact directly the admission office of the school of your choice by filling in the lead form.
This innovative course responds to the latest developments in business practice. It examines the broader issues of business imperatives and technology responses that have changed the way information systems are perceived. It also addresses the key aspects of contemporary business information systems, from requirements analysis, system modelling and design to the development of modern software solutions and databases that can be incorporated into fully operational information systems. [+]
Developed with industry and commercially relevant, this programme aims to produce graduates who have acquired an understanding of the professional, managerial and technical dimensions of information management and business technology. [+]
The course has a unique focus on the quality management process of implementing and maintaining systems, as well as focusing on the strategy, legal and regulatory implications of information systems. The course meets demand in the industry for managers with up to date technical and analytical skills to make the best use of their company's IS/IT. [+]
The MSc in Business Administration aims to be the gateway for ambitious students with an entrepreneurial, global mind-set to an international career in business. [+]
The MSc in Business Administration aims to be the gateway for ambitious students with an entrepreneurial, global mind-set to an international career in business. You will gain a deep understanding of management in one of the seven specialisations you can choose from. You will be challenged to solve real-life cases presented by our corporate partners.
In many industries including banks, retail, music and bookings, the products, services and marketing have become increasingly digital. This digital revolution has transformed the very nature of these industries and the way they compete. Future managers need to understand the economics, business practices and the basics of the technology to be successful. If you want to start your career as a boundary spanner between the developers of apps and other online services and commercial and marketing activities this track is a great choice.... [-]
In a data rich world, data science is gaining a central position with an increasing potential value for businesses, science and society. Data scientists are needed to give meaning to the sea of data that surrounds us. [+]
In a data rich world, data science is gaining a central position with an increasing potential value for businesses, science and society. Data scientists are needed to give meaning to the sea of data that surrounds us. With the launch of the innovative and interdisciplinary Data Science track in the Information Studies Master's Programme, the UvA now makes it possible for you to become a skilful expert in this field. This Master’s programme has been developed in collaboration with VU University and Amsterdam Data Science.
Courses are taught by an international team of top scientists and experts from all collaborating institutions.During this one-year Master’s programme in Data Science you will: delve into the main theories and tools used in the field of data science, and develop an integrated view on the latest developments and future possibilities of Data Science in society; learn how to translate scientific, societal, and business challenges into data-related questions, identify solutions that are methodologically sound, while taking the ethical and legal aspects into account, communicate results and make well-founded decisions; work together with an international group of students from a wide variety of educational backgrounds; conduct and evaluate data science projects in a broad range of domains. Is Data Science at the UvA the study for me? ... [-]
As a Business Information Technology professional, you know that introducing a new information system is more than a technical installation, and requires insight in business processes and culture. [+]
As a Business Information Technology professional, you know that introducing a new information system is more than a technical installation, and requires insight in business processes and culture.
Information and Communication Technology has not just provided us with new technical tools and opportunities, it has drastically changed the way we work. As a Business Information Technology professional, you are fully aware of the fact that introducing a new information system is not just a technical installation, but requires good insight in business processes and organisational culture.
You are able to assess and contribute to the full life-cycle of planning, analysis, design, development, implementation and operation of business information systems from a scientific perspective. With a bachelor degree in Business Information Technology, Computer Science or a related discipline, you have the opportunity to further specialise your knowledge and skills in this "bridging" field.... [-]
In this two-year master’s programme, you will expand your knowledge of ICT and develop business and organisational skills that are essential to become a modern IT professional. [+]
In this two-year master’s programme, you will expand your knowledge of ICT and develop business and organisational skills that are essential to become a modern IT professional.
What does this master’s programme entail?
Rapid changes in ICT and its applications over the last years have caused major changes for organizations, industries, and individuals. The Internet, information systems, and communication technology in general, have radically impacted our professional and personal lives. They challenged our thinking on physical, geographical and industry boundaries, on distance, speed and communication. This programme provides you with a deeper understanding of the issues, challenges and opportunities in this area, with a specific focus on the management and alignment of ICT in a business and socio-technical context.... [-]
The Master of Science in Managing Information Technology is for experienced IT professionals wishing to acquire the strategic, organizational, financial and technical expertise. [+]