More information about the requirement application can be found on www.universiteitleiden.nl/ict-in-business
More information about the tuition fees can be found on www.studieren-in-holland.de/25,1,studiengebuehren.html
EU/EEA students: 15 June (September intake); 1 December (February intake)
EU/EEA students: 1 April (September intake); 15 October (February intake)
About ICT in Business
Rapid changes in ICT and its applications over the last years have caused major changes for organizations, industries, and in dividuals. The Internet, information systems, and communication technology in general, have radically impacted our professional and personal lives. They challenged our thinking on physical, geographical and industry boundaries, on distance, speed and communication. This programme provides you with a deeper understanding of the issues, challenges and opportunities in this area, with a specific focus on the management and alignment of ICT in a business and socio - technical context. Are you interested in managing ICT in complex organisations, in an international context?
Are you a team player who likes to
with colleagues from different departments? Then ICT in Business and the Public Sector is the right choice for you. Besides u
of typical Business and organizational topics, this master's programme covers the interface between IT and Management
. The programme
offers two specialisations: ICT in Business and ICT in the Public Sector.
Curriculum and Overview
The MSc programme ICT in Business and the Public sector (120 EC) offers two specialisations that focus on either ICT and business or ICT and the Public Sector.
ICT in Business: The specialisation ICT in Business aims at providing you with a deeper understanding of the issues, challenges and opportunities engendered by the rapid changes in information and communication technology (ICT) and its applications to businesses over recent years.
ICT in the Public Sector: During the MSc programme ICT in the Public Sector you will focus more on the governmental environment rather than a commercial one, concentrating less on issues that are typical of a commercial nature (such as marketing and finance) but paying attention to issues relevant in the public domain such as politico - administrative relations, European procurement and data - driven policy development.
For detailed information on the courses and curricula, see the e - Prospectus: studiegids.universiteitleiden.nl/ict-in-business
Job and Career prospects
Graduates of our master's programme have a mix of technical and management skills which provides excellent
career opportunities. Job
opportunities are diverse, ranging from consultancy to IT management and from entrepreneurship to PhD research. Our graduates
particularly suitable for managerial leadership positions. They have found jobs in all the above cat
egories, both within Europe and outside,
in industry, government and universities
Do you want to apply for this programme at Leiden University? FInd out how to apply by following the step-by step guide: www.universiteitleiden.nl/ict-in-business
About Leiden University
Are you curious, critical and involved in the world around you? At Leiden University, the oldest university in the Netherlands, you can make a valuable contribution to tackling the various national and international challenges facing modern society. Together with academics and fellow students from all over the world, you will actively address these challenges. We keep an open mind, do not shy away from difficult discussions and allow one another the space to disagree. We expect the same active, open - minded and critical attitude from you.
We challenge you to look beyond your own boundaries. Leiden University welcomes anyone who wants to achieve their full potential. Our
modest community size in the historical cities of Leiden and The Hague creates a highly personal and committed atmosphere. Together, we
map out a learning path that
suits you and your ambitions. You will also be encouraged to conduct research in cooperation with eminent
and enthusiastic scholars. The knowledge and skills you develop here will benefit you for the rest of your life, regardless o
f the career path