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Management of Information Technology MSc

Management of Information Technology MSc

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Full time | University of Sussex | 1 year | SEP

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Full time


1 year

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Qualification type

MSc - Master of Science

Subject areas

Information Technology (General) Information Management

Course type


Course Summary

Learn how to design, evaluate, and apply information technology systems in a business setting. You will take account of human, organisational and strategic factors.

You will develop your skills in:

  • exploring theories relating to IT management as an innovative resource
  • researching current practice
  • analysing IT system trends, methodologies, and interfaces
  • communicating concepts, designs, and evaluation within a technical environment.

You will be taught by the Department of Informatics and the Department of Business and Management at the University of Sussex Business School.


There is a global shortage of IT professionals. Our MSc provides a strong theoretical and practical preparation for a career in this area.

Our students are highly employable and well prepared for roles requiring:

  • an integrated understanding of internal and external business context
  • the factors influencing successful IT innovation
  • the opportunities presented by new kinds of IT in business
  • the successful planning and deployment of IT systems.


Human computer interaction (HCI) is concerned with designing, evaluating and deploying usable, effective and enjoyable technologies in a range of contexts. The aim of this module is to give an introduction to the key areas, approaches and developments in the field.

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Entry requirements

Degree requirements: You should normally have a lower second-class (2.2) undergraduate honours degree or above. Subject-specific requirements: Your qualification should be in a field that has substantial computing, information technology, science, technology, or business-related content. You may also be considered for the course if you have other professional qualifications or experience of equivalent standing.