MBA in IT Management

The bridge between management and technology.

Your door to the business world

Information is the most important capital for businesses. But who decides what information is valuable? How do you get the best out of this information? And which technology can be useful? These are the questions answered by the IT Management specialists.

In our IT Management MBA, you will learn about the development and management of IT infrastructures, international project management concepts and the implementation of IT services for internal stakeholders and clients. You will also learn the basics of software engineering and investigate topics such as IT compliance, data protection, and information security. In addition to expert know-how, you will deepen your knowledge in the area of general management.

A short overview of your study

  • Degree: Master of Business Administration (MBA)
  • Credits: 90 ECTS
  • Start of study: Anytime (no fixed start date or enrolment deadlines)
  • Study duration: a standard period of study: 18 months. Different time models possible
  • Study model: Online study incl. online exams 24/7
  • Post-study work option: 18 months post-study work visa, EU Blue card
  • Fees: starting from 439 euros per month* (scholarships available)

Let's get started

Apply

Secure your place at IUBH easily and without obligation using our form**. We’ll then send you your study agreement. Do you want to save time and costs? Have your previous classes recognized!

Sign your study agreement and officially enroll

Send us your signed study agreement and supporting documents. After we’ve checked everything you will be officially enrolled.

Start studying

Begin your studies – flexible and structured with individual and small group support.

**All students are required to post their original, notarized, supporting documents such as degree certificates via post to our Berlin Campus. After the preliminary acceptance letter, students will have two months to send all their documents.

Why it’s worth studying at IUBH

Study online & flexible

Wherever, whenever: With our digital learning materials and our on-demand online exams, we bring the lecture hall to your home.

Develop your international career

Our courses are taught in English, the course contents are tailored to work in an international environment.

Triple financial advantage

Save on tuition, profit from lower living expenses and be able to work alongside your study.

Program Structure

The MBA with a specialism in IT Management will give you general management know-how and develop you individual methodical expertise:

  • You will deepen your knowledge in the areas of business management and leadership through academic and practice-oriented modules.
  • You will actively work on your soft skills such as communication skills and intercultural awareness.
  • You will receive an insight into the concepts of IT business management and information security.
  • You will learn about the art of deriving IT strategies from existing business processes.
  • You will investigate how important IT services can be implemented across various employees, departments, processes, and technologies.

Course Overview

1st semester

  • Leadership 5 ECTS
  • Innovation and Entrepreneurship 5 ECTS
  • International Marketing 5 ECTS
  • Performance Measurement 5 ECTS
  • Financial Management 5 ECTS
  • Managerial Economics 5 ECTS

2nd semester

  • Strategic Management 5 ECTS
  • Change Management 5 ECTS
  • Managing in a Global Economy 5 ECTS
  • Elective A - Introduction & Specialization 10 ECTS
  • Elective B - Introduction 5 ECTS

3rd semester

  • Elective B - Specialization 5 ECTS
  • Capstone Project 25 ECTS

The investment is worth it: your career perspectives

Europe, especially Germany, is in high demand for skilled professionals, which creates enormous career opportunities for you: Eager to attract immigrants to the country to offset a shortage of skilled labor due to demographic changes, the German government wants to attract well-educated immigrants, especially from technical fields such as IT, Engineering and Natural Sciences.

Study Fees

Distance Learning - 90 ECTS

  • FULL-TIME: 844 €/month
  • 15.990 € Total fees*: 18 months
  • PART-TIME: 439 €/month
  • 16.605 € Total fees*: 36 months

Your funding options

Studying at IUBH should be possible for anyone who is interested and money should not get in the way of an education. That’s why we support motivated and gifted applicants with high potential with a range of scholarships.

Scholarships available:

  • Women in Leadership & Management
  • STEM/MINT Professionals
  • Future Entrepreneur
  • Academic
  • Online Learner

Prerequisites for admission to the Master of Business Administration are:

  • Completed undergraduate study (210 ECTS for the 60 ECTS variants, 180 ECTS for the 90 ECTS variants) from a public or officially recognized university/higher education institution
  • Degree certification of at least “Befriedigend” [lower second equivalent]
  • Proof of min. two years of relevant work experience by the end of the study program
  • Proof of English skills for non-native speakers via TOEFL, IELTS or Duolingo before commencing study:
    • TOEFL (min. 80 points, within the last 2 years)
    • IELTS (min. Level 6, within the last 2 years)
    • Duolingo English test (min. 60 %, within the last 2 years): this can be taken anywhere at any time using your smartphone and costs $49. You can find out more information about the Duolingo test from our student advisory team.

Career Relevance

As IT manager you have one of the top in-demand positions that industry, public sector, and government have to offer. Whether you deal with information management in a department or with data center management in the worldwide operating enterprise, this fascinating role gives you the chance to gain unique insights into almost any domain of international organizations. With their in-depth entrepreneurial and management skills, IT management postgraduates have excellent prospects in a wide range of careers, such as technology management, IT consulting, change or project management and business analysis.

Explore your options

Business consultancies and IT service providers, above all those with international business activities today already prefer to employ graduates from IUBH.

Program taught in:
English

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Last updated September 11, 2018
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