MBA Management Information Systems

Programme Aims and Objectives


During this course, students will be able to study basic principles within the world of information systems and become fully equipped with all the necessary skills and knowledge to become successful managers and handle valuable information and data systems.


The course will enable students to become efficiently equipped with all the necessary skills and knowledge in order to advance in international organizations and achieve positive results when operating in executive positions.

Aims of the Programme

The course aims to:

  1. Develop the knowledge and skills necessary for successful strategic leadership performance, within the context of dynamic local and global challenges
  2. Enhance the ability to source, analyse and critically appraise all types of business data and practice
  3. Develop flexible strategies for satisfying diverse stakeholder and partner demands across the whole supply chain and other value adding systems

Objectives of the Programme

  1. Integrate cutting-edge strategic research and practice to achieve business transformation
  2. Engendera spirit of critical inquiry and environment that fosters life long learning and continuous personal and professional development
  3. Develop skills of entrepreneurial leadership such as creativity, innovation, collaboration, risk taking, etc.

Delivery Mode: Online and through Supported Open Learning.


Foundation Courses

Course Code Course Title Credits
UU-Msc-IND100-ZM Induction Module 0.00
UU-FNT-203-ZM Introduction to Master Degree 0.00

Core requirements (required modules)

Course Code Course Title Credits
UU-MBA-712-ZM Theories of Management 25.00
UU-MBA-717-ZM Strategic Management 25.00
UU-MBA-710-ZM Financial Management for Managers 25.00
UU-MBA-714-ZM Business Function and Procedures 25.00
UU-MBA-718-ZM Strategic Leadership and Practice 25.00
UU-MBA-741-ZM Business Data Communication and Security 25.00
UU-MBA-740-ZM Web Design and Development 25.00
UU-MBA-742-ZM IT Project Management 25.00
UU-MBA-711-ZM Dissertation 40.00
MBA Management Information Systems
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