Program Title

BSc in Management and Information Systems

Program Duration (Months)

36

Study Modes

Full Time

Country
Educational qualification required for admission

Higher Secondary School

Admission Criteria

Admission to the Bachelor’s degree

Application Materials

a) Application form, duly completed

b) Declaration, on oath, that the candidate does not hold the Portuguese nationality;

c)Higher Secondary Examination certificate, including grades (Document certifying the holder of a qualification obtained in the origin country, may entitle the candidate to apply for admission in that country’s Higher Education, with classifications). This document must be recognized by a Public Portuguese High School

d) Document certifying the completion of the exams equivalents to students admitted under the general regime of admission and accession in terms of their level and contents tested, as well as with the respective classification;

e) Document certifying the level of knowledge of Portuguese or English according to the language used in the course the applicant is applying for;

f) Copy of the passport or another legally equivalent document;

g) Passport-type photograph;

If the diploma’s language is not Portuguese nor English, an official translation into one of these languages must be offered as well.

Program Description

Objectives and Programme Content

The three-year course program aims to provide training in the two overlapping areas of management of organizations and information systems and technologies. The students will obtain a solid foundation in social sciences and organizational theory. Furthermore, acknowledging the importance of IST for organizations, the training is complemented with information systems and technology knowledge which enables students to use, manage and implement such tools to solve real problems and/or create new opportunities in organizations. The course ends with a Project, which is developed within an enterprise context, enabling students to have an early approach to the labour market.

Thus, graduates on MIS should have a key role in the selection of technology solutions to support management activities and decision making, in the management of information systems projects, in business process redesign, in the introduction of innovation and change in organizational practices, and in the effective use of information technologies and systems for improving decision-making processes.

Why choose this course

The Management and Information Systems program combines the fast-paced world of technology with the organization and structure of business management. It is designed for students who wish to combine technical competences in information systems with knowledge of managerial and organizational issues. The course provides future professionals with the tools they need to bridge the gap between business and technology.

Thus, graduates on MIS should have a key role in the selection of technology solutions to support management activities and decision making, in the management of information systems projects, in business process redesign, in the introduction of innovation and change in organizational practices, and in the effective use of information technologies and systems for improving decision-making processes.

Career prospects

The graduates in Management and Information Systems hold positions in a wide range of public and private organizations in different business sectors, including finance, energy, manufacturing and services, as well as in consulting firms, and may, in the early stages of their careers, perform the following functions:

• Systems Analyst;

• Business Analyst;

• Chief Information Officer;

• Senior officers of public and private companies.

Program Content/ Presentation

The Bachelor of Science in Management and Information Systems (BS_MIS) degree enables students the opportunity to strengthen current technology, business, and management skills, as well as broaden their understanding of information technology industry trends. The curriculum stresses business knowledge and real-world application of knowledge and skills by covering key concepts of information systems and technologies, organizational management, interpersonal and organizational communications, and project management.

The three-year course program aims to provide training in the two overlapping areas of management of organizations and information systems and technologies. The students will obtain a solid foundation in social sciences and organizational theory. Furthermore, acknowledging the importance of IST for organizations, the training is complemented with information systems and technology knowledge which enables students to use, manage and implement such tools to solve real problems and/or create new opportunities in organizations. The course ends with a Project, which is developed within an enterprise context, enabling students to have an early approach to the labour market.

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Medium of Instruction

Portuguese

Annual Tuition fee Non-EEA

3700

IELTS Requirement

5.5

Application Deadline
  • 25/06/2021 12:00 am - 10/08/2021 12:00 am Ended
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