Master's programme in Information Systems

MSc in Information Systems | 1 year | 60 credits

The Master’s in Information Systems provides you with outstanding career opportunities. After graduation you can pursue careers all over the world as, for example, systems architect, IS/IT-consultant, IS designer, IS/IT project manager, UX-designer, business and system analyst, business process engineer, systems analyst and software engineer.

We offer you a world class programme that provides you with the tools and skills to design, develop and implement systems that solve important organisational and societal problems.

You will learn how information and communications technologies can be used to achieve strategic goals. Emphasis is put on how to design and develop modern information systems, that are mobile and flexible to the goals and needs of the organisation. You will gain a deeper understanding of the wider business context of information systems and how they should be designed to reach sound technical performance and interaction qualities, such as useability.

The courses are designed to help you practise the theory, models and tools on real and complex problems in information systems, as well as its design and development. The programme is capabilities-driven, where you acquire specific valuable design capabilities and skills within the area of information systems. You will be expected to demonstrate the skills and ability to design IS to achieve improvements and innovative change in organisations and society. You will learn how to apply theories, design methods and tools for the development of IS, and how to participate in and manage IS-related change and innovation projects in national and international contexts.

In a national audit of degree programmes, our Master’s programme in Informations Systems received the highest quality grade available. If you want a career as the link between technology, people and business goals, then look no further – this is the programme for you!

Quick facts

Next programme start: 24 August 2016
Arrival Day: 16 August 2016
Duration: 1 year, full time
Tuition fee: SEK 120.000 (≈ €12.700)
EU/EAA citizens are not required to pay tuition fees.
Scholarships: available

Last application date
January 2016

2015/16 Class profile

Age range: 22-36
Nationalities: 18