Master of Science in Information Systems Management

Study Discipline: Computer Science & IT
Study Programme Details
City:Abu Dhabi, Dubai
Country: United Arab Emirates
Admission Sessions:Autumn Session
Study Format: Full Time
Mode of Study: Fully on Site

Programme Type

Master's degree


24 Months

Scholarship Available




About this Study Course

Embark on a journey of innovation and leadership with our Master of Science in Information Systems Management program. In today’s rapidly evolving digital landscape, businesses require visionary leaders who can navigate complexities and drive transformative change. Our program is designed to equip students with the skillset needed to initiate, manage, and lead digital transformation in companies of all sizes.

Through a dynamic curriculum and hands-on experience, students delve into disruptive technologies such as artificial intelligence, business intelligence, big data, data science, Internet of Things, and blockchain. Our graduates emerge as adept strategists ready to tackle the challenges of tomorrow’s digital world.


Prepare to master the intricacies of Information Systems Management through our comprehensive program. Dive deep into Systems Thinking, where you’ll unravel the systemic properties of organizational contexts. Delve into IS Investigation & Analysis to identify opportunities for leveraging emerging technologies within complex organizational frameworks. Gain insights into Management of IS to align technology with enterprise goals and gain a competitive edge.

Explore IS Professional Practice to navigate global, ethical, and legal issues, ensuring seamless integration of IT solutions. Design innovative IS and digital transformation solutions in IS Applications, and hone your skills in ISM Systems and Practice to effectively manage emerging technologies within organizations.

Admission Requirements

  • Baccalaureate Degree: Earned in a relevant discipline from an accredited university recognized by the UAE Ministry of Education.
  • CGPA: Minimum cumulative grade point average of 3.0 on a 4.0 scale (2.5 for conditional admission).
  • Proficiency in Arabic and English Language (for programs offered in Arabic or English), demonstrated through TOEFL, IELTS, EmSAT, or evidence of completing undergraduate education in an English medium institution.
  • Work Experience: Specific requirements may vary; applicants should refer to the program’s web page for details.
  • Pre-Program Courses: May be required to demonstrate competency in specific areas, with a total preparatory course limit of 12 credit hours.
  • Pre-Admission Interview: Applicants may be invited for a face-to-face or virtual interview with program faculty.
  • INS604 IT Architecture and Digital Business Models
  • INS612 Digital Transformation Strategy and Management
  • INS624 Architecture and Applications of Internet of Things Technologies
  • INS636 Business Intelligence and Data Analytics
  • INS601 Research and Knowledge Discovery
  • INS646 Artificial Intelligence for Big Data
  • INS699 Research Thesis
  • INS654 Principles of Blockchain and Its Applications Prescribed
  • Elective (3 Credit Hours Required)
  • INS607 IT Service Management Foundations
  • INS616 Information and Knowledge Management
  • INS617 Modern Methods in Project Management
  • SEC620 Information Security Management
  • INS622 Enterprise Information Systems
  • INS652 Supply Chain and Logistics Systems
  • INS655 Special Topics in Information Systems
  • INS680 Technological Innovation and Entrepreneurship

A total of 30 credit hours at AED 2,666 per credit hour (including text books and course materials)

Future Career Outcomes

Our alumni have ventured into diverse fields, becoming leaders in Information Systems Management, Data Science, IT Consulting, and Business Intelligence. With the ever-increasing demand for skilled professionals in digital transformation, our program equips graduates with the expertise and agility to thrive in a rapidly evolving job market. Join a network of successful alumni who have made significant contributions to their respective industries.

Visa Requirements:

For visa information, please visit United Arab Emirates page for student visa and student life.