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MSc IT Management for Business
Currently available at the University of Exeter, the IT Management for Business MSc degree is a one year programme to prepare graduates from any discipline for a career in the tech industry. It teaches an employer-designed blend of IT, business and project management skills as desired by companies across all sectors. This MSc is accredited by the Tech Partnership and developed with some of the UK’s top employers such as IBM, British Airways, Fujitsu and many more.
All students will get the chance to attend exclusive Tech Partnership events, joining hundreds of other students from universities across the UK to meet employers from a huge range of organisations. Through our app, you will be the first to hear about jobs, competitions and skill sessions to help you land your first tech job.
What will I study on the ITMB MSc degree?
This course will give you the knowledge, skills, and professional competency necessary to work with technology in any business environment. Topics include
- project management
- the future technical landscape
- business analytics
- professional behaviours
- influencing skills
- and much more
The IT Management for Business (ITMB) MSc degree gives you direct access and insights into latest industry activity and thinking. Your module with employer led lectures and masterclasses will show you real world project examples and connect you to some top industry figures in business. Through video lectures and work experience, you will find out first-hand how technology is changing business and impacting the world of work. All Tech Partnership students will have access to our app and online community to find summer/year-long placements and projects to gain professional industry experience.
How do I apply?
Visit the University of Exeter website for details on how to apply.