Management of Information Systems
Awarded academic degree: master of Engineering Science in Management of Information Systems (45526)
Accreditation: until 31 December 2022
Complete study programme volume: 80 credit points
Possible forms of education and study languages:
- Full-time – 2 years (English, Latvian)
- Part-time – 2.5 years (English, Latvian)
- Distance learning – 2.5 years (English)
Enrolment requirements: higher education, Bachelor of Engineering Science or Bachelor of Natural Sciences in Computer Science or Mathematics, or Bachelor of Social Sciences in Management Science or Economics, or higher professional education of the second level in Computer Science, Information Systems, Electronics, Logistics, Management Science and Economics.
"This study programme opens a new opportunity for everyone, who deals or wants to deal with IT/IS solutions.
Director of the Programme
For a personality, who...
is curious and interested in IT projects, information systems, business intelligence, IT infrastructure
is open to new technologies and able to manage a lot of information
is able to think strategically and widely wide
has leadership and organizational skills
Wants to become...
a sought-after specialist manager in IT/IS field, who can work in public and private sector as IT project manager, consultant, head of department, information systems integrator and promoter, business analyst
Wants to be able to...
realise himself as qualified professional in field of system analysis, business processes, IT project management, business analytics,
understand, anticipate, follow and adopt new innovative IT/IS technologies for sorting out business problems to promote the enterprise combativeness and development
deal with complex tasks in virtual social, economic and cultural management environment,
make data-driven decisions in management proces
About the Programme
Master's degree programme in Management Information Systems (MIS) cover both business and technology skills and is targeted on preparation of world-class specialists with deep knowledge in modern information and communication technology and utilization of technology in various contexts.Obtained knowledge and skills allows you to become a valuable link between developers of technology and users (community and business). The programme focuses on management of information systems, aspects of change management and use of technology During classes students are having lectures, practical assignments and case studies provided and supervised by best local and international professors and specialists. Joining the programme today allows you to get international experience provided by invited professors from University of Deusto (Spain), Tokyo University of Electro-Communications (Japan), University of Thessaly (Greece), etc. Upon successful completion of the study programme, you will be able to identify business problems, provide solutions on modern information and communication technologies base, manage and evaluate IT projects.
|Full time||Part time||Distant learning|
|Duration||2 years||2,5 years||2,5 years|
|EU residents EUR/year||1980 EUR||1640 EUR||1700 EUR|
|Non-EU residents EUR/year||3200 EUR||2600 EUR||1700 EUR|
|Daugavpils EUR/year||1700 EUR|
Structure of the programme
Courses – Block A
|BigData: from Data to Product||2|
|Business Intelligence & Data Quality||4|
|Business Process Management and Modelling||4|
|Information Systems and Technologies||4|
|IT Project Management||4|
|Research Seminar I||2|
|Research Seminar II||2|
|Master's Thesis and its Defence||20|
Courses – Block B
|Quality Models of Software and Information Systems (QM SIS)||4|
|Theory of System and System Analysis||4|
Courses – Block C
|Pedagogics and Psychology||2|
|Subject of Free Choice||2|
Study programme is supported by:
Accenture Latvia Ltd.
X InfoTech Ltd.