Master’s programme in Information Systems

MSc in Information Systems | 1 year | 60 credits

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 analyst, business process engineer, systems analyst and business intelligence analyst.

We offer you a world class programme that provides you with the tools and skills to design, develop and implement systems that 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 courses are designed to help you practise the theory, models and tools on real and complex problems in information systems, as well as its design and development. 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.

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. If you want a career as the link between technology, people and business goals, then look no further – this is the programme for you!

The programme provides tools to further develop my skills in business and IT. The programme covers the relationship between IT strategy and business- and organisation strategy, current and future topics in IT, such as innovation and sustainability, and user centered design theories. The interaction with the teachers is very open – they are extremely helpful when you need to consult them.

Robi Morro (Tanzania)

Next programme start

August 2019

Arrival day

20 August 2019

Application deadline

15 January 2019

Duration

1 year, full time

Tuition fee

SEK 120 000. EU/EAA citizens are not required to pay tuition fees.

Published by: katarina.csanta@ehl.lu.se  |  2018-11-14