Everything you need to know...
- Gain rounded knowledge with a mix of IT training and management theory.
- Apply your skills on a course angled toward real-world scenarios.
- Acquire important academic and professional skills for the modern industry.
- Graduate as a competent, capable and employable IT management specialist.
- Learn to develop, design and manage IT systems and technologies.
This course allows you to get ahead in this ever-changing and expanding field. We help you to think about technology and the ways it can be effectively implemented, with cutting-edge facilities and expert tutelage. You'll graduate ready for an exciting position in the IT industry.
The skills and experience Daniel learns on the MSc IT Management course will prove invaluable to his future career.
How you learn
Course leaders and tutors
Senior Lecturer in Business Computing, International Student Coordinator for the faculty and Link Tutor at Sheffield Hallam
On a flexible course of 12-36 months, you'll explore how IT supports business, and how business can improve through IT. With a mixture of practical and theoretical studies, you'll gain advanced knowledge and solid grounding for your future career; the course doesn't teach either pure computer science, business or theory - each module focusses on the real-world applicability of its teaching.
You learn through
- our academic team
- written coursework
- access to the latest learning materials via the learning centre
- use of our virtual learning environment, Blackboard
- wide-ranging learning technologies
This course prepares you for a career in
- project management
- research analysts
- software development
- digital marketing roles
'MSc IT Management is a perfect balance between theoretical and practical work. The course helped me to become a better decision maker in my role as a government employee.'
Daniel Hamonangan, MSc Information Technology Management, 2018 graduate
Where will I study?
You study at City Campus
City Campus is located in the heart of Sheffield, within minutes of the train and bus stations.City Campus map
Adsetts Library is located on our City Campus. It's open 24 hours a day, every day.Learn more
Equipment and facilities
On this course you work with
- modern IT equipment, labs and software
Normally you need
• a good honours degree which includes significant aspects of IT, typically 2.2 or above, from a UK university or equivalent from overseas university
We will also consider applicants do not meet these academic criteria but who have several years' experience in expert, managerial or senior IT roles. You may also be able to claim credit points which can reduce the amount of time it takes to complete your qualification at Sheffield Hallam. Find out more
Overseas applicants from countries whose first language is not English must normally produce evidence of competence in English. An IELTS score of 6.0 with 5.5 in all skills (or equivalent) is the standard for non-native speakers of English. If your English language skill is currently below an IELTS score of 6.0 with a minimum of 5.5 in all skills we recommend you consider a Sheffield Hallam University Pre-sessional English course which will enable you to achieve an equivalent English level.
Additional information for EU/International students
This course is not open to international students who require a Tier 4 (General) student visa to study in the UK. If you are an international applicant but do not require a Tier 4 (General) student visa, contact our Admissions Team to find out whether you’re eligible to apply.
The modules for 2019/20 may vary to those given below, which are for academic year 2018/19
|Module: Enterprise Management Project||Credits: 45||
|Module: Study Skills And Project Management||Credits: 15||
|Module: Successful Information Systems||Credits: 15||
|Module: Computer Programming And Web Development||Credits: 15||
|Module: Industrial Expertise||Credits: 15||
|Module: Introduction To Databases And Big Data||Credits: 15||
|Module: Research Skills And Dissertation||Credits: 60||
Fees and funding
Our tuition fee for UK/EU students starting full-time study in 2019/20 is £7,200 for the course. For part-time study the fee will be calculated pro-rata each year based on the number of credits studied.
† If you are studying an undergraduate course, postgraduate pre-registration course or postgraduate research course over more than one academic year then your tuition fees may increase in subsequent years in line with Government regulations or UK Research and Innovation (UKRI) published fees. More information can be found in our terms and conditions under student fees regulations.
Postgraduate student loans
Up to £10,906 available for UK and EU students on most masters courses.
Additional course costs
This link allows you to view estimated costs associated with the main activities on specific courses. These are estimates and, as such, are only an indication of additional course costs. Actual costs can vary greatly depending on the choices you make during your course.Additional costs for Computing courses (PDF)
Any offer of a place to study is subject to your acceptance of the University’s Terms and Conditions and Student Regulations.
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