Taught course

Strategic IT Management

Institution
Arden University · Arden University
Qualifications
MSc

Entry requirements

To be eligible for this course you must normally have either:

  • A UK honours degree at a minimum of second class (2.2) or equivalent.

For students whose prior learning was not taught in English:

  • IELTS 6.5 or equivalent

If you don’t have academic qualifications

We are more than happy to consider, and positively encourage, an application from you if have substantial management experience (typically 5 years) and can show us that you have the motivation to study the programme.

We’ll ask you for a personal statement that demonstrates your ability to study the course. We may also want references and evidence of relevant experiences.

Don’t have any of the above?

If you have other postgraduate level business awards you may be eligible for entry and/or exemptions. This will be assessed on an individual basis.

If you don’t already have an undergraduate degree, and you’re not quite there with the required amount of work experience, we may be able to offer you a place on one of our undergraduate degree programmes.

We offer online degrees in a range of subjects. As they are delivered via online learning, they can fit in around your current commitments.

Months of entry

January, October, July, April

Course content

Whether you are already in or wish to move into a strategic IT role, this course will equip you with the skills and experience to function effectively at a strategic level within the IT leadership structure.

This programme is designed to develop your skills in managing organisation-wide IT activities. From taking responsibility for quality and customer-supplier relationships to defining and ensuring compliance with service level agreements and working closely with senior management teams, you will learn to effectively lead and advocate for the IT function.

Modules:

  • Information Systems and Business Strategy Alignment
  • Business Plan Development
  • Project and Portfolio Management
  • Relationship Management
  • IS Governance
  • Cloud Systems and Applications
  • Research Project

Information for international students

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Fees and funding

We believe costs shouldn’t be a barrier to personal development which is why our degrees cost much less than the average UK qualification. If you are looking for a smart, value for money option then look no further - you can stay in control of your finance and focus on your learning.

For further information regarding course fees please visit the website for more information.

Please note that duration of the course will depend on those who apply for a student loan. Please speak to our admissions advisors for more information.

Qualification and course duration

MSc

distance learning
18+ months

Course contact details

Name
The Admissions Team
Email
enquiries@arden.ac.uk
Phone
0800 268 7737