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BSc (Hons) Information Technology Management for Business (ITMB)

The unfair advantage - an employer-designed degree course to put graduates ahead.

Developed in collaboration with over 60 global blue-chip employers, our ITMB degree aims to create 'the ideal graduate' whose skills span the challenging middle ground between business and IT.

You will learn about the application of technology within the modern workplace across diverse industries. No previous experience is required - only a passion for harnessing innovation and creativity to improve the management of IT and those who use it.

ITMB is also available with a work placement.

Course statistics

60+

Recognised by over 60 employers including Credit Suisse, HP, IBM, Microsoft and SAS

100%

of those employed 6 months after graduation are in professional/managerial jobs (Discover Uni 2020)

3

consultancy-style projects using live case studies during your degree 

47

students joined this degree in 2019

World University Rankings

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5th in the UK and 21st in the world for Accounting & Finance (QS World University Rankings 2020)

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7th in the UK and 30th in the world for Business & Management Studies (QS World University Rankings 2020)

BSc Information Technology Management for Business / Overview

Year of entry: 2021

Degree awarded
BSc (Hons)
Duration
3 years full-time
Typical A-level offer
Grades AAB. Native languages accepted. General Studies accepted if one of four A-levels passed in the same sitting. We expect you to complete three A-levels in one sitting and will also consider the subjects you have taken - view our full entry requirements for more information.
Typical contextual A-level offer (what is this?)
Grades ABB. Native languages accepted. General Studies accepted if one of four A-levels passed in the same sitting. We expect you to complete three A-levels in one sitting and will also consider the subjects you have taken - view our full entry requirements for more information.
Typical International Baccalaureate offer

35 points overall. 6,6,5 in Higher Level subjects.

Students  without  GCSE/IGCSE Maths and English Language at grade B (or 6) will need 5 in SL Maths (or Maths Studies*) and SL English (Language A: English Language and Literature or Language A: Literature). If Language B: English is offered at SL we would need you to achieve 6.

*We do not currently accept Maths Studies for BSc (Hons) International Business, Finance and Economics applicants for the purposes of meeting our Maths subject requirements.

Changes to International Baccalaureate Diploma Mathematics Courses from September 2019, first examination 2021

We are aware of the planned changes to the IB Mathematics curriculum. IB students will be able to choose from Mathematics: analysis and approaches and Mathematics: applications and interpretation from September 2019. For this programme of study we will accept grade 5 in Standard Level Mathematics: Analysis and Approaches or Applications and Interpretation.

Applicants studying the International Baccalaureate Career Related Programme (IBCP) should contact the academic School prior to applying so that their academic profile can be considered.

Full entry requirements

Number of places/applicants
371 applications for 47 places (2019 entry)
How to apply
Apply through  UCAS .
UCAS course code
GN51
UCAS institution code
M20

Course description

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Why study Information Technology Management for Business at Alliance MBS?

Developed in collaboration with leading global blue-chip employers, this course aims to create `the ideal graduate' whose skills cover the challenging middle ground between business and IT.

The uniqueness of the course is recognised by over 40 employers who maintain its quality and relevance to their sectors. Accenture, BBC, BT, Credit Suisse, Deloitte, IBM, Unilever and many other companies help to deliver the course through project work, student mentoring and a range of professional development activities.

This course is also available with a one-year work placement - view BSc (Hons) IT Management for Business with Industrial Experience course details .

Open days

For details of forthcoming University undergraduate open days, visit  open days and visits .

Fees

Fees for entry in 2021 have not yet been set. For entry in 2020 the tuition fees were £9,250 per annum for home/EU students, and are expected to increase slightly for 2021 entry.

Policy on additional costs

All students should normally be able to complete their programme of study without incurring additional study costs over and above the tuition fee for that programme. Any unavoidable additional compulsory costs totalling more than 1% of the annual home undergraduate fee per annum, regardless of whether the programme in question is undergraduate or postgraduate taught, will be made clear to you at the point of application. Further information can be found in the University's Policy on additional costs incurred by students on undergraduate and postgraduate taught programmes (PDF document, 91KB).

Scholarships/sponsorships

The Manchester Bursary is available to UK students registered on an undergraduate degree course at Alliance MBS who have had a full financial assessment carried out by Student Finance England. 

In addition, Alliance MBS will award a range of Social Responsibility Scholarships to UK/EU and international students. These awards are worth £2,000 per year across three years of study. You must achieve AAA at A-level (or equivalent) and be able to demonstrate a significant contribution and commitment to social responsibility. The School will also award a number of International Stellar Scholarships to international students achieving AAA at A-level (or equivalent). Additional eligibility criteria apply - please see our scholarship pages for full details.

Contact details

School/Faculty
Alliance Manchester Business School
Email
Website
https://www.alliancembs.manchester.ac.uk/study/undergraduate/bsc-hons-it-management-for-business/
School/Faculty overview
Alliance Manchester Business School was established in 1965 as one of the UK's first two business schools. Today, we are the UK's largest campus-based business and management school, and 'Original Thinking Applied' is at the heart of everything we do. Find out more .

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