24 months
2502 EUR/year
1476 EUR/year
Tuition fee
Apply date
Start date


The Master's program in Business Information Technology at the ZHAW Zurich University of Applied Sciences was developed in close cooperation with the information and communication technology (ICT) industry in response to its shortage of skilled labor. 


Business Information Technology at ZHAW Zurich University of Applied Sciences qualifies graduates to assume key functions and management tasks in the entire ICT sector and in the IT departments of companies.

In order to be ready to assume challenging IT management tasks, you will acquire solid professional knowledge, analytical abilities, entrepreneurial thinking, and communication skills with a strong emphasis on action competence.

The program focuses on systematic and continuous change and development processes in companies. You will learn to operate in a dynamic and multidisciplinary environment and be able to integrate new knowledge, master complex situations, and make informed judgments.


  • Demanding professional and managerial assignments
  • Information and process management
  • Software development and assessment
  • Project management
  • Organizational development
  • Business analysis

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • DevOps
  • Leadership in IT
  • Digital Health
  • Digital Accessibility
  • Agile IT Organization
  • Digital Transformation
  • Internet of Things

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 24 months

Start dates & application deadlines




On Campus

Academic requirements

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

Other requirements

General requirements

  • Confirmation of a Bachelor's degree in Business Information Technology or Business Administration with a specialization in Business Information Technology or an equivalent university qualification
  • Previous knowledge of business information technology
  • A high level of motivation and ability to perform
  • Positive result of suitability assessment

Tuition Fee

To alway see correct tuition fees
  • International

    2502 EUR/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 1251 EUR per semester during 24 months.
  • National

    1476 EUR/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 738 EUR per semester during 24 months.
  • CHF720
  • additional tuition fees for students who are not Swiss residents: CHF 500

Living costs for Zürich

1920 - 2572 CHF /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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