Your Australian University in Dubai

Master of Information Technology Management (MITM) Degree

Take the next step

Apply Now

Have a question?

Enquire Now

Master of Information Technology Management

Master of Information Technology Management

Accredited by MOHEA

Accredited by the UAE Ministry of Education - Higher Education Affairs

Meet your Professors

UOWD Professor in classroom

Find out first hand

Hear from UOWD students and graduates

The Master of Information Technology Management (MITM) program is for IT graduates and professionals who want to develop the skills needed to be part of an increasingly dynamic information technology industry. The program will enable you to understand and implement the latest advances in digital technology to deliver competitive advantage in a commercial setting.

At UOWD, the MITM program focuses on the strategic application of technology by integrating IT with fundamental business concepts and functions, enabling you to make the best business-technology decisions appropriate to the commercial environment. It will equip you with the knowledge and skills necessary to anticipate, manage and deliver technological advances, ensuring you stay at the forefront of this constantly evolving industry.

Career Opportunities

There is a rising demand across all business sectors for IT experts who can automate organisational processes utilising the latest innovations in technology. Students and graduates of the MITM typically work in occupations such as:

  • IS Managers
  • Systems Analysts
  • Senior Programmers
  • Network Managers
  • Project Managers
  • Database Administrators
  • Telecommunications Managers
  • Internet Architects
  • Data Centre Managers
  • Web Developers
  • Security Specialists.

Accreditation and Recognition

This program is accredited by the UAE Ministry of Education - Higher Education Affairs and is fully recognised within the UAE, GCC nations and internationally for further education and employment in the private and public sectors.

In addition, the program is quality assured by UOW, which is registered with the Tertiary Education Quality and Standards Agency (TEQSA), the national regulator of the higher education sector in Australia. UOWD graduates have the opportunity to exchange their UOWD degree for the equivalent UOW degree after completion.

Program Structure

There are two entry levels to the Master of Information Technology Management program. If you have completed a three year undergraduate degree program, or a four year program without a research component, you will enter the MITM at the foundation level. This will involve taking two subjects prior to starting out on the main program. If you have completed a four year degree that included a research component, you will enter directly onto the main program.

Subjects

If you enter the program at the foundation level you will complete 12 subjects in total. If you go directly to the core program, you will complete 10 subjects. Students typically complete two subjects in a semester, which consists of 13 teaching weeks. Each subject requires one evening of attendance per week and classes are held 6:00pm - 9:30pm, Saturday - Thursday.

Foundation level students will complete two additional subjects which will be decided in consultation with the Faculty. 

All students will complete the following subjects that form the core of the MITM program:

ISIT901 Information Technology Strategic Planning
ISIT908 Information Technology Governance
ISIT946 Project and Change Management
ISIT937 IT Security and Risk Management
TBS981 Managing in Multinational Companies
TBS901 Accounting for Managers
ISIT990* Professional Practice and Research Project

*Carries 12 credit points – equivalent to 2 subjects  

Electives

Students may choose any two electives from the list below:

ENGG950 Innovation and Design
ISIT903 Enterprise Architecture Design
ISIT904 Systems Integration
ISIT918 Corporate Network Management
ISIT916 Organisational Issues and Information Technology
MARK901 Internet Application for Marketing
TBS904 Marketing Management
TBS905 Economic Analysis of Business
TBS908 Supply Chain and Operations Management
TBS933 Procurement Management
TBS950 Quality in Management

For more information on fees and scholarships, entry requirements, application procedures and academic timetabling, please follow the links below: