24 months
206 EUR/year
206 EUR/year
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This Masters Programme in the Business Information Systems at the Cape Peninsula University of Technology is primarily designed to develop participants who wish to take greater control over and make a direct contribution to, change in their organisations via the development and implementation of information systems. 


At the Cape Peninsula University of Technology we offer a master degree in Business Information Systems. Offered in association with Hochschule Wismar, University of Applied Sciences, Technology, Business and Design, in Germany, in addition to the CPUT MBIS qualification participants have the opportunity to also attain the Master of Business Systems as a dual qualification on completion of the Coursework and dissertation. 

Managers will also wish to improve their knowledge of management and organisations, allowing them to better understand the context of information systems. Information systems professionals who wish to improve the success rate of the information systems may also wish to `mainstream`their career path by upgrading their management skills and knowledge.

Career Opportunities

  • Those who master both business and technology skills have the knowledge and ability to advance to strategic management positions, in business, industry or government. 
  • Your ability to integrate information and manage available data could contribute positively to organizational business process design and shape the organizations business information systems, strategy, productivity and operations.

Programme Structure

Courses include: 

  • Business Information Systems In Finance 
  • Business Information Systems In Marketing
  • Human Resource Information Systems 
  • Integrated Economic Policy 
  • Information Technology In Business 
  • Business Process Design

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 24 months

Start dates & application deadlines


120 alternative credits


On Campus

Academic requirements

We are not aware of any academic requirements for this programme.

Other requirements

General requirements

  • A BTech or an equivalent four-year qualification in an appropriate discipline.
  • A pass in the language which is the medium of instruction at the University (English or Afrikaans).
  • Specific pass grades: IGCSE: A, B or C; HIGCSE: 1, 2 or 3.
  • Complete and legible transcripts of academic records in respect of all degrees or other higher education qualifications, together with the final certificates, preceding qualifications leading to any post-graduate or other advanced qualification when the latter is submitted.
  • Certificates in foreign languages should be submitted with sworn translations into English by an accredited translator.
  • English language proficiency

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    206 EUR/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 206 EUR per year during 24 months.
  • National

    206 EUR/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 206 EUR per year during 24 months.

3,500 ZAR

Living costs for Cape Town

9088 - 15529 ZAR /month
Living costs

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


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