Master's in Business Administration - Management Information Systems (MIS) - UNICAF University | Educartis

2 years


Course Overview

This two year MBA programme in Management Information Systems is designed to provide participants with the technical expertise and business acumen needed to secure advanced positions in the IT and business sectors in Kenya and abroad. Taken online and through supported open leaning, graduates will be able to gain advanced skills in key areas including software and hardware, network administration, as well as database systems so that they can be thoroughly equipped for a successful career in the industry. 

Management Information Systems (MIS) Professionals help with the planning, programming, controlling, and decision making within any organisation and today, with the cutthroat competition, no firm can work efficiently without the MIS application. This means that professionals with the right MIS knowledge and skills are in very high demand and this MBA course will provide you not only with the knowledge and skills you need to enhance your profession, but will also make you more valuable to your employer and boost your opportunities for promotion and significant career growth.  

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How This Course Will Benefit Your Career

At the end of this course, students will be able to: 

  • Acquire broad-based knowledge and skills necessary to fulfill their professional goals.
  • Become knowledgeable about the differences among global economies, institutions, cultures, and understand the implications these have on global management. 
  • Recognize and analyze ethical and legal problems within applied business situations, choose a resolution, and justify that ethical choice.
  • Effectively contribute to the performance of a group as the group addresses practical business situations, and assume a leadership role as appropriate.
  • Produce a coherent written statement and oral presentation of the analysis of a complex business issue.

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Certification obtained

MBA Management Information Systems

What jobs will I qualify for?

This course will enhance students' skills in careers such as: 

  • Information Systems Officer
  • Resource Management Analyst 
  • Cyber/IT Resilience Specialist 
  • IT Desktop Support Technician 

When do I start?

Next available course

Admission Criteria

The admission criteria for this Master Degree are as follows: 

  • Accredited Bachelor Degree
  • Applicants with an accredited Master's Degree will also be considered for entry
  • HND Relevant holders with good relevant work experience (post graduation) may be considered for entry
  • English Proficiency 

How do I apply?

To apply for this programme, students must submit: 

  • An application form and indicate their preferred course of study
  • A copy of their National ID/Passport 
  • An updated CV
  • One official letter of recommendation (either Academic or Business) 
  • A Personal Statement (minimum 500 words) 

Payment options

  • The school offers instalment plans 
  • You can apply for the UNICAF Scholarship Programme 

Detailed course information

This Master's programme is taken online and through supported open learning. The course outline is as follows:

Core Requirements  (Required Modules): 
  • Finance and Strategic Management
  • Dissertation
  • Theories of Management
  • Business Function and Procedures
  • Strategic Development
  • Strategic Leadership and Practice
  • Web Design and Development
  • Business Data Communication and Security
  • IT Project Management

Foundation Courses (Students who don't meet the entry requirements may be asked to take the foundation courses) 
  • Induction Module
  • Introduction to Master Degree
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