Taught course

Business Technology Consulting

University of Reading · Business Informatics, Systems and Accounting

Entry requirements

Entry requirements vary between programmes but generally you are expected to hold an upper second class bachelor’s degree from a UK university, or the equivalent from an internationally recognised university. For further information visit our website www.henley.ac.uk/pg

Months of entry


Course content

This unique Master's programme is designed for graduates who wish to become professional business technology consultants in multicultural managerial environments.

About the programme
The future of successful businesses relies on integrated and pervasive business technologies. Business technology concerns the integration of information and communications technologies to support an organisation’s business activities. Business technology consultancy expertise requires a good understanding of business and technology domains, consultancy theory, practical application,
and the capability to communicate with senior decision makers.

What it gives you
This programme provides theoretical knowledge and practical methodologies and techniques as well as enhancing existing knowledge and expertise for those with professional experience. Students are taught using practical business technology consulting frameworks and methods to enable them to embark on a business technology consulting career. This programme includes a one-week residential course at the Greenlands campus in Henley-on- Thames. This enables students to experience our world-class executive training environment in company with other business executives and consultants. The consulting project enables students to apply their knowledge to real-life cases in a structured and systematic manner.

Who is the programme for?
Applications are expected from a wide range of information-rich disciplines. Applicants are commonly recent university graduates looking to acquire practical tools to support employability, or professionals from the field looking to strengthen their academic rationale. Some
business experience is an advantage.

Information for international students

Information Management programmes will accept students with IELTS 6.5 and will also accept IETLS 5.5 providing the student has completed the relevant English course with us.

Fees and funding

UK students
International students

Henley Business School provides substantial postgraduate funding. We offer a competitive range of scholarships to students from all over the world. Additional University-wide sources of funding are also available. Please visit our website for further information

Qualification and course duration


full time
12 months
part time
36 months

Course contact details

Dr Keiichi Nakata