Taught course

E-Business

Institution
Newcastle University · Newcastle University Business School
Qualifications
MSc

Entry requirements

Normally an upper-second-class Honours degree, international equivalent or Masters Degree. If you hold a non-standard qualification, and have relevant work experience, please contact the School and speak to the Degree Programme Director before you apply.

Months of entry

September

Course content

The E-Business MSc is suitable for ambitious people from any academic and professional background who want to develop their career at the exciting intersection of technology, business, entrepreneurship and organisational behaviour.
Graduates from this programme seek careers as consultants, managers or invest in their own ventures. More specifically, the E-Business MSc is oriented to professionals who want to take general responsibility for whole e-business initiatives in any function of the firm, from Internet operations to internal systems, and from technology start-ups to multinational corporations, including the work at product and service provider level.
This Master's programme is also suitable for graduates who would like to continue their studies towards a PhD at Newcastle University.
What knowledge does the programme deliver:
The programme provides students with this fine-grained knowledge on:
•The business value of contemporary information and communication technologies
•How to foster innovations in firms
•Business planning and new ventures
•The link between strategic objectives and e-business systems
•End-to-end business processes such as the ones involving clients and suppliers
•The management and development of e-business systems
•How organisations affect technologies and how technolgies affect organisations
Some relevant topics developed in the E-Business MSc are: technology foresight, innovation management, internet entrepreneurship, e-business and strategy alignment, projects, business processes redesign, systems integration, and organisational change.
Part of a suite of programmes focussing on e-business, related programmes in this range include E-Business (E-Marketing) MSc and E-Business (Information Systems) MSc.

Information for international students

To study this course you need to meet our Band 6 English Language requirements: Direct Entry: IELTS 6.5 overall (with a minimum of 6.0 in all sub-skills). If you have lower English Language scores, you may be accepted onto a Pre-sessional English Language course.

Fees and funding

See Programme info. on-line.

Qualification and course duration

MSc

full time
12 months

Course contact details

Name
Postgraduate Office, Newcastle University Business School
Email
nubs@ncl.ac.uk
Phone
+44(0) 191 208 1503