Aston University: Information Systems and Business Analysis
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|Department||Aston Business School View department profile|
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This is a fantastic opportunity to study a highly regarded, unique masters programme. The course is recognised as a leading information systems masters programme and is ranked 18th in Europe and 3rd in the UK by Eduniversal Best Masters Ranking 2018. It has been developed in collaboration with our industry partners. This ensures that we’re providing you with the specialist skills needed for business analysis and information systems roles, which in turn will enhance your employability.
What sets this course apart from other masters programmes is its focus on developing practical skills which are in high demand in the job market. The vast majority of modules are very hands-on and involve applied learning activities. For example, with our Developing Business Systems Workshop, you’ll have the chance to gain first-hand experience of planning and implementing a consultancy project from start to finish. What makes this truly unique is that we actively monitor your progress and vary the tasks and their complexity to ensure you get the most out of the experience.
You’ll learn the various tools and approaches used to analyse business and system requirements, which will give you the skills and know-how to develop ICT systems to meet the needs of businesses. You’ll also learn key project management processes and techniques. This will provide you with a theoretical background as well as practical experience, so you’re confident and capable of planning, monitoring and evaluating major commercial projects.
There’s the chance to tailor the course to suit your interests or your career ambitions. You can choose from a range of elective modules, which cover specialist areas of business analytics, ICT or complimentary business subjects. Optional modules include Data Mining and Business Intelligence, Enterprise Resource Planning as well as Operations Management.
We are a global leader in higher education standards, we’re among the top 1% of business schools in the world, thanks to our triple accreditation from AACSB, EQUIS and AMBA. We’ve also been awarded a five-star rating for excellence in teaching, employability, innovation, facilities, inclusiveness and our international outlook by QS World University Rankings.
We pride ourselves on the employability of our graduates. Due to the unique skillset we provide our students with, they’ve been able to secure positions with leading companies, across a range of sectors, such as Hewlett Packard, IBM, Capgemini and Jaguar Land Rover. Whatever your career ambitions we can help you achieve.
You can choose to study this course as part of our double degree programme.
Study abroad and internship opportunities available.
|Level||RQF Level 7|
One of the following:
A good UK honours degree (2:2)
As well as:
Two professional references – at least one must be from an academic referee
For International Students:
An official academic transcript, with an official English translation, of your university grades to date.
Students whose native language is not English will also need to satisfy our English language requirements Pre-sessional English language programmes are available for good applicants whose English qualification falls just short of these requirements.
Postgraduate masters students enrolling with Aston Business School with a 5.5 in one of the 4 IELTS sections will be required to engage with English language tuition as part of the Professional Development Programme (PDP). This will be no extra cost to the student.
Applicants with extensive work experience:
We recognise the value of extensive professional experience. If you do not have the academic qualifications, but have extensive and relevant professional experience and a proven ability to succeed, we would welcome your application.
|EU||10550 GBP for Year 1|
|England||10550 GBP for Year 1|
|Northern Ireland||10550 GBP for Year 1|
|Scotland||10550 GBP for Year 1|
|Wales||10550 GBP for Year 1|
|International||16650 GBP for Year 1|
Aston Business School
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At Aston Business School we believe that our students deserve the very best of opportunities to experience the real business environment, with live projects and internships to prepare them for the real world.
Our postgraduate portfolio has been designed in close partnership with business and industry in the UK and internationally, giving you an ideal platform to build you future career. Impressive accreditation, a worldwide reputation, and staff who can pass on the benefit of genuine commercial experience will enhance your prospects and progression.
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