Still unsure about whether you're choosing the best tech degree?
If you are interested in technology and want to develop employability skills over the course of your degree, find out more about the IT Management for Business (ITMB) or Software Development for Business (SDfB) degrees, available from 20 leading universities across the UK.
From working with SEGA to Big Data - the ITMB degree gave me the confidence to aim high
Thanks to the experience and connections he made on the ITMB degree course with the University of West London (UWL), Damien secured a job as an IT Systems Specialist for a corporate company, while still in his 3rd year. Here he shares some advice for future ITMB students.
Software graduate set to join fight against cyber crime
Ibrahim recently graduated from Oxford Brookes University with a First Class BSc in Software Development for Business (SDfB), a Tech Partnership-accredited degree. Armed with top-notch tech skills, he now hopes to join the fight against the growing cyber security threat.
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.