Overview

If you're a professional looking to acquire capabilities to advance into management and leadership roles in the information, communications and technology industries, this degree will enable you to gain advanced level competencies to graduate as an industry leader. It's designed to provide you with strong analytical skills to help solve complex implications of technology decisions and change in today's fast-changing business environment.

You will have exposure to world-class industry thinkers and leaders in IT management and develop a thorough understanding of the conceptual, theoretical and practical frameworks. This extension degree is designed for professionals seeking to add additional breadth (by taking extra non-Information System electives) or depth (by taking extra Information Systems electives).

Program Code

8446

CRICOS Code

100365

Total units of credit (UOC)

96

Campus

Kensignton

Indicative Enrolments

New program

Why choose this degree?

Through this degree, you will increase your information systems knowledge to advance into management and leadership roles in the ICT industry.

Who should choose this degree?

Professionals seeking to add additional breadth (by taking extra non-Information System electives) or depth (by taking extra Information Systems electives)

Degree Structure

Degree Handbook

Career Opportunities

  • Business IS Solutions Manager

  • Chief Information Officer

  • e-business Manager

  • Executive IS/IT Designer or Architect

  • IS/IT Manager

  • IS/IT Systems Planner

  • Software Development Manager

  • Technology Project Manager

    UNSW Business School's Career Accelerator portfolio offers students exclusive access to a suite of for-credit, co-curricular and business experience opportunities to kick start your career.

Accreditation / Professional Recognition

Australian Computer Society (ACS) at the Professional Level. Potential eligibility for SAS Certificate in Business Analytics.

Entry requirements

The Master of Information Systems Management (Extension) has three categories of entry:

Category A: Applicants require a recognised undergraduate degree (or equivalent qualification) in Information Systems, Information Technology, Computer Science or Software Engineering with a credit average overall, as determined by UNSW Business School.

Category B: Applicants require a recognised undergraduate degree (or equivalent qualification) Information Systems, Information Technology, Computer Science or Software Engineering and a minimum of two years full-time relevant professional work experience, as determined by UNSW Business School.

Category C: Applicants require a recognised undergraduate degree (or equivalent qualification) with a credit average overall, and a minimum of two years full-time relevant professional work experience, as determined by UNSW Business School.

How to apply

Applications must be submitted through our Apply Online portal. We encourage you to submit your completed application as early as possible to ensure it will be processed in time for your preferred term.

Some high-demand programs with limited places may have an earlier application deadline or commencement date. Find out more.

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Fees

Indicative First Year Fee

$34,080*

Indicative Fee to Complete Degree

$68,160*

*Fees are subject to annual review by the University and may increase annually, with the new fees effective from the start of each calendar year. The indicative fees listed here are based on an estimated average and are for tuition only – other fees and charges are not included. The amount you pay will vary depending on the calendar year to enrol, the courses you select and whether your study load is more or less than 1 Equivalent Full Time Student Load (8 courses per year).

Indicative fees are a guide for comparison only based on current conditions and available data. You should not rely on indicative fees. More information on fees can be found at the UNSW fees website.

Indicative fees to complete the program have been calculated based on a percentage increase for every year of the program. Fee increases are assessed annually and may exceed the indicative figures listed below.

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