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University of Karlstad

M.Sc. On Campus
24 months
Duration
13055 EUR/year
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About

The Master Programme in Information Systems at University of Karlstad is a Master's level, two-year program with a major in Information Systems, offering students the opportunity to broaden their knowledge base within the Information Systems Studies profile and to develop the skills needed to analyse and design information system architectures across organisational and technical system boundaries.

Overview

The Master Programme in Information Systems is a Master's level, two-year programme with a major in Information Systems, offering students the opportunity to broaden their knowledge base within the Information Systems Studies profile and to develop the skills needed to analyse and design information system architectures across organisational and technical system boundaries. The programme prepares students for advanced work positions in organisations in need of solving complex information system development problems. It also provides a good basis for research. The programme welkomes international students. All instructions and communication will be in English.

The program at University of Karlstad prepares the students for advanced work positions in the companies in need for solving complex information system development problems in organizational contexts. It helps the students to be able to apply skills to analyze and design enterprise system architectures across organizational and technical system boundaries.

The programme leads to a Master Degree of 120 ECTS credits in information systems. To be awarded a Master degree the student is expected to complete an independent project of at least 30 ECTS credits in the major field of study. The examination and assessment regulations, se under the heading "Learning outcomes" in the Programme Study Plan.

The programme provides a good basis for further advanced studies and research. The Master degree also qualifies the student for further studies within PhD program in the major field of study.

Programme Structure

Courses included:
  • Advanced Professional Skills (Compulsory)
  • Current Research on Information Systems (Compulsory)
  • Scientific Theory and Methodology (Compulsory)
  • Models and Experimental Methods in Multimedia Development (Compulsory)
  • Advances in Information Systems Modelling (Compulsory)
  • Electronic Commerce and Enterprise Systems (Optional)

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 24 months

Start dates & application deadlines

Language

English

Credits

120 ECTS

Delivered

On Campus

Academic requirements

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

English requirements

TOEFL admission requirements TOEFL® IBT The TOEFL iBT® is given online through the internet at designated testing site. The test measures your English-language abilities in an academic setting. The score refers to the total score of 4 subjects (writing, listening, speaking, and reading), each subject has a range of 0 - 30.
90
IELTS admission requirements IELTS The International English Language Test System (IELTS) tests your English-language proficiency on a scale of 1 – 9. The score refers to the combined average score of 4 subjects (writing, listening, speaking, and reading).
6.5

Other requirements

General requirements

Upper-secondary school English 6/B or equivalent, bachelor's degree of 180 ECTS credits of which at least 90 in Information Systems or Computer Science.

Tuition Fee

  • International

    13055 EUR/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 26111 EUR for the full programme and a duration of 24 months.
  • EU/EEA

    Free
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 0 EUR for the full programme and a duration of 24 months.
  • If you are an exchange student, or if you have citizenship in a EU or EEA country, or Switzerland, you are NOT required to pay application or tuition fees.

Funding

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