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IT in Business - Analytics

Singapore Management University

Master
12 months
Duration
48000 USD/year
48000 USD/year
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About

The definitive Master of IT in Business (MITB) programme will give you an unparalleled edge with the knowledge of data, processes, technologies and management strategies. With two unique specialisation tracks to choose from, you will be poised to lead the industry in a time of transformation.

Overview

In a competitive environment, marshalling Business Intelligence and Data Analytics on a real-time basis to make decisions, create value and develop a sustained competitive advantage is imperative. SMU MITB (Analytics) is Asia’s first professional masters programme to meet this demand. Co-designed by leading global and regional sector firms from hospitality, tourism, supply chain, retail, healthcare, public sector and telecommunications, it promises a robust and systematic understanding across processes, operations, data, technology solutions and management supervision. It is aimed at professionals with a background in Computer Science, Information Systems, IT, Engineering or the Sciences.

Analytics Track

In a competitive environment, marshalling Business Intelligence and Data Analytics on a real-time basis to make decisions, create value and develop a sustained competitive advantage is imperative. SMU MITB (Analytics) is Asia's first professional masters programme to meet this demand. Co-designed by leading global and regional sector firms from hospitality, tourism, supply chain, retail, healthcare, public sector and telecommunications, it promises a robust and systematic understanding across processes, operations, data, technology solutions and management supervision. It is aimed at professionals with a background in Computer Science, Information Systems, IT, Engineering or the Sciences.

Programme Structure

Courses Included:

  • Analytics Framework & Business Context
  • Data Analytics Lab
  • Customer Analytics & Applications
  • Operations Analytics & Applications
  • Cloud and Big Data Analytics
  • Visual Analytics & Applications
  • Text Analytics & Applications
  • Social Analytics & Applications
  • Business Analytics Practicum
  • Innovation Management
  • Spreadsheet Modeling for Technology & Operation Decisions
  • IT Project & Vendor Management
  • Global Sourcing of Technology & Processes
  • Financial Accounting for Service Sector Analytics
  • Management Accounting for Technology & Operations Managers
  • Strategy & Organisation
  • Finance for Technology & Operations Managers
  • HRM for Technology & Operations Managers
  • Capstone Project

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 12 months
  • Part-time
    • 24 months
    • Flexible

Start dates & application deadlines

Language

English
IELTS or TOEFL needed

Delivered

On Campus

Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA Your GPA, or Grade Point Average, is a number that indicates how well or how high you scored in your courses on average. Usually a GPA scales between 1.0 and 4.0, however different countries and universities can have different grading systems.
GRE admission requirements GRE® The GRE® General Test is a widely administered admissions test that measures the skills needed in today's graduate and business school programs worldwide. It contains three sections - Verbal Reasoning, Quantitative Reasoning, and Analytical Writing. Three scores are reported: a Verbal Reasoning score on a 130 - 170 score scale in one-point increments, a Quantitative Reasoning score on a 130 - 170 score scale in one-point increments, and an Analytical Writing score on a 0 - 6 score scale in half-point increments.
GMAT admission requirements GMAT The Graduate Management Admission Test (GMAT) is a test intended to assess certain analytical, writing, quantitative, verbal, and reading skills in written English for use in admission to a graduate management program, such as an MBA. GMAT contains 4 sections - Analytical Writing Assessment, Integrated Reasoning, Quantitative and Verbal. The score has a range from 200 - 800.

English requirements

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).
TOEFL admission requirements TOEFL® IBT The TOEFL iBT® is given online through the internet at desiganated 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.
PTE Academic admission requirements PTE Academic PTE Academic (Pearson Test of English Academic) is a language test that enables students to demonstrate their writing, listening, speaking, and reading skills when applying to study in English. The score refers to a total score which ranges between 10 and 90.

Other requirements

General requirements

  • A good Bachelor's degree preferably in Computer Science, Information Systems, Information Technology (IT), Engineering, Business, Accountancy, Economics, or Science
  • A valid GMAT/ GRE score (GMAT code: F8D-Z4-61)
  • Preferably 2 or more years of IT and/or operations related work experience in any industry
  • IELTS/TOEFL score is required for applicants who have not received a degree from a programme taught in English
  • Admission interviews will be conducted for short-listed candidates
  • Professionals with strong IT and/or operations work experience in other industries are also encouraged to apply

Tuition Fee

  • International

    48000 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 48000 USD per year and a duration of 12 months.
  • National

    48000 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 48000 USD per year and a duration of 12 months.

Application: S$100

Registration Fee

  • S$400 (Singapore Citizens and Permanent Residents)
  • S$500 (Foreigners)

Tuition Fees: S$48,000 which is billed over 3 instalments

Funding

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