MBIS On Campus

Business Information Systems

15 months
32451 USD/year
10568 USD/year
Tuition fee
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Business Information Systems at University of Canterbury is a fast-expanding industry and the point where business studies and information technology meet.


Business Information Systems at University of Canterbury are a major part of many organisations and impact business operations on a day-to-day basis through mobile phones, EFTPOS, news, and the internet. As a result there has been an increasing demand for 'tech-savvy' people to create and run these systems.


IS expertise is marketable worldwide and such skills can be applied across a wide range of organisations and industries, opening the door to many exciting careers in business analysis, business intelligence, systems development, and project management.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Management of Information Systems
  • Systems Analysis and Process Modelling
  • Digital Business and Technology
  • Business Research Methods
  • Project Management
  • IS Security and Risk Management
  • Data Management
  • Business Intelligence in Organisations

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 15 months
  • Part-time
    • 48 months

Start dates & application deadlines

More details

You should apply as early as possible to give yourself maximum preparation time for visa application, fee payment, travel and accommodation arrangements. 


180 alternative credits


On Campus

Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA

Other requirements

General requirements

  • Students must have a bachelor's degree with at least a B Grade Point Average in 300-level courses, or equivalent, and been approved by the Dean of Business.
  • If English is your additional language, you are also required to meet UC's English language requirements.

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    32451 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 32451 USD per year during 15 months.
  • National

    10568 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 10568 USD per year during 15 months.
  • National students - 14,777 NZD
  • International Students - 45,375 NZD

Living costs for Christchurch

1300 - 2000 NZD /month
Living costs

The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.


Studyportals Tip: Students can search online for independent or external scholarships that can help fund their studies. Check the scholarships to see whether you are eligible to apply. Many scholarships are either merit-based or needs-based.

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