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Business Administration (Information Technology) MBA

Business Administration (Information Technology) MBA

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Qualification type

MBA - Master of Business Administration

Subject areas

Information Technology (General) MBA

Course type


Course Summary

This MBA course is for aspiring managers who understand and embrace the role of technology within a business and who are ready to make the leap into management within an IT environment. The programme will provide you with a broader understanding of business through considering issues such as human and financial resources, general management, information technology management and how they impact upon a business. Importantly, we take a strategic perspective on business and management and help you to develop the skills to contribute to major decisions made by organisations about their future. Such decisions are often centred on technology.

This MBA will help to equip you for a range of career opportunities in both general management and specialist functions. It is designed to allow you to develop an understanding of key aspects of business and management with an information technology focus. Typical career paths on successful completion of the programme include accountancy, administration, banking, education, finance, human resource management, marketing, public and private sector management, retailing and enterprise.

Different course options

Full time | Edge Hill University | 18 months | JAN-19

Study mode

Full time


18 months

Start date



This module considers the complexities of the marketing environment and the impact this has on the creation of marketing plans and their successful implementation and execution. This will enable you to contribute along with other directors and senior managers to an organisation’s competitive strategy. Strategic Marketing Planning is designed to provide you with an understanding of marketing planning including the synerginistic planning process and its links with the delivery of effective and sustainable competitive advantage. Effective marketing strategy and planning is essential for all organisations.

Tuition fees

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Entry requirements

Students need to have a degree equivalent to UK second class honours (2:2 or above). BCS Professional Diploma in IT (Level 6) is also accepted for entry to this programme. Ideally you should also have two years of relevant work experience gained after graduation, although well qualified and motivated candidates without this will be considered.

University information

Based in the North West town of Ormskirk, Edge Hill originally started life as a teacher training college in Liverpool. These days it has 5,000 full and part-time postgraduate students, alongside 10,000 full-time undergraduate students. Edge Hill also has a strong proportion of international students - the university says the number of applications from abroad has increased fourfold in the past ten years. Recently funding has been approved...more