Management information systems

Management information systemsWhy study Management information systems?

We have a range of innovative postgraduate courses combining business and information systems management. Our programs aim to meet employer demands for professionals with experience and advanced, internationally-recognised qualifications. Learn how to use information systems to serve management and staff, and manage the flow of information to achieve an organisation’s aims. Explore the development, use and management of an organisation’s information system. Develop systems thinking and technical skill sets.

Australian Computer Society accreditation

The Australian Computer Society (ACS) is the recognised association for Information and Communications Technology (ICT) professionals. It is the ACS is the public voice of the ICT profession. It creates and supervises professional ethics and standards, and certifies the education and training in the ICT.

The following programs are ACS accredited:

  • Masters of Business Information Management and Systems - Professional membership
  • Masters of Information Management and Systems - Professional membership
  • Graduate Diploma of Information Systems Management - Associate membership 

Career opportunities

Our coursework programs provide graduates with the confidence and flexibility to explore various career paths. These include opportunities as developers, programmers, planners, chief information officers, commodity managers, auditors, consultants, controllers, coordinators and database specialists. You may work in e-commerce, inventory, procurement and supply chain, business intelligence, technical instruction, training and systems planning.

 

Courses

Local students

2016 - apply now

Master of Business Information Management and Systems

Duration :
2 years full-time or part-time equivalent.
Semester starts :
See additional information
Campus:
Melbourne
Year
2016
About this course
Studying the Master of Business Information Management and Systems will give you a greater understanding of the technologies and knowledge required for a successful career in business IT.

We're recognised both nationally and internationally for excellence in information and communication technology (ICT). Our course was developed with industry experts and is structured to meet the accreditation requirements of the Australian Computer Society (ACS).

We have strong industry partnerships with organisations such as Infosys, Telstra, SAP and SAS. This means you'll experience industry-based learning with leaders in their field.

Studying at our Melbourne Campus, you'll gain transferable skills in data analysis, ICT problem-solving and system development. You'll also learn business information processes, planning and project management. Real-world business intelligence projects will give you the hands-on experience youll need to make smart business decisions as a professional in this area.

Globally, there is high demand for postgraduate-level IT development and management specialists and information systems analysts. Our graduates are working as program coordinators, Agile test analysts, business analysts, fraud analysts, visualisation analysts and ICT managers.
Professional recognition
Our Master of Business Information Management and Systems is structured to meet the accreditation requirements of the Australian Computer Society (ACS). This means our course is recognised both nationally and internationally for excellence in information and communication technology (ICT).
Prerequisite
An Australian Bachelor's degree in any discipline or an approved equivalent qualification. Admission may be granted to applicants without an undergraduate degree but with five or more years of relevant work experience. In making an offer to an applicant, the university may give consideration to a range of factors including English proficiency, academic record and employment experience.
Fee amount
$26,170 per 120 credit points.
Additional information
This course is offered in Semester 1 (March), Semester 2 (July) and Summer Semester (October).

Applicants with demonstrated prior learning in the form of an Australian Bachelor's degree in a business-related field or an approved equivalent qualification will be eligible to apply for Advanced Standing (credit) for the four foundation subjects. Applicants without an undergraduate degree but with a demonstrated minimum of at least five years relevant and cognate business experience will be eligible to apply for Advanced Standing for the four foundation subjects. In making an offer of Advanced Standing to an applicant, the University may give consideration to a range of factors including English proficiency, academic record and/or employment experience.
How to apply

Apply now to start in Semester 2, 2016.

To find out more about this course and studying at La Trobe:
- ask us a question
- book a one-on-one consultation
- chat online
- visit our FAQ page
- connect with us on Facebook, Twitter or Instagram
- call us on 1300 135 045.

See Student Handbook for more details
NB: The Handbook contains detailed information about courses, including course structures, designed primarily for students enrolled at La Trobe University.Business Information Management and Systems (Master) Melbourne

2017

Graduate Certificate in Information Systems Management

Duration :
6 months full-time or part-time equivalent
Semester starts :
Semester 1 and 2 (March and July)
Campus:
Melbourne
Year
2017
About this course
This course is designed for graduates of any discipline who seek to combine their existing skills with industry-driven, business-focused IT skills.

Content is designed to meet employer demands for professionals with an understanding of business processes and information systems management tools.
Prerequisite
An Australian Bachelor's degree in business or related discipline or an approved equivalent qualification. Admission may be granted to applicants without a cognate undergraduate degree but with a demonstrated minimum of at least five years relevant business experience. In making an offer to an applicant, the University may give consideration to a range of factors including academic record and employment experience.
NB: Meeting minimum prerequisites does not guarantee an offer of a place. Entry into all La Trobe courses is based on competitive selection and there may be limited places available.
Fee amount
$28,750 per 120 credit points.
How to apply
Applications for 2017 will open later this year. To find out more about this course and studying at La Trobe:

- ask us a question
- book a one-on-one consultation
- chat online
- visit our FAQ page
- connect with us on Facebook, Twitter or Instagram
- call us on 1300 135 045.
See Student Handbook for more details
NB: The Handbook contains detailed information about courses, including course structures, designed primarily for students enrolled at La Trobe University.Information Systems Management (Graduate Certificate)Melbourne

Graduate Diploma in Information Systems Management

Duration :
1 year full-time or part-time equivalent.
Semester starts :
Semester 1 and 2 (March and July)
Campus:
Melbourne
Year
2017
About this course
Employers are increasingly demanding professionals with an understanding of business processes and information systems management tools. You can combine your existing skills in any discipline with industry-driven, business-focused IT skills. It is part of a three-tier postgraduate program where you may articulate into the Master of Information Systems Management or the Master of Business Information Management and Systems. You will learn to develop business solutions in areas such as customer relationships, management, marketing or accounting and finance using industry based enterprise resource planning tools (e.g. SAP) and business intelligence tools (e.g. SAS). You will also develop an understanding of the analysis, design and application of business information systems and gain knowledge and skills in data warehousing, entrepreneurship, IT, information systems management and business intelligence.
Prerequisite
An Australian Bachelor's degree in business or related discipline or an approved equivalent qualification. Admission may be granted to applicants without a cognate undergraduate degree but with a demonstrated minimum of at least five years relevant business experience. In making an offer to an applicant, the University may give consideration to a range of factors including academic record and employment experience.
NB: Meeting minimum prerequisites does not guarantee an offer of a place. Entry into all La Trobe courses is based on competitive selection and there may be limited places available.
Fee amount
$28,750 per 120 credit points.
How to apply
Applications for 2017 will open later this year. To find out more about this course and studying at La Trobe:

- ask us a question
- book a one-on-one consultation
- chat online
- visit our FAQ page
- connect with us on Facebook, Twitter or Instagram
- call us on 1300 135 045.
See Student Handbook for more details
NB: The Handbook contains detailed information about courses, including course structures, designed primarily for students enrolled at La Trobe University.Information Systems Management (Graduate Diploma)Melbourne

Master of Business Information Management and Systems

Duration :
2 years full-time or part-time equivalent.
Semester starts :
See additional information
Campus:
Melbourne
Year
2017
About this course
Studying the Master of Business Information Management and Systems will give you a greater understanding of the technologies and knowledge required for a successful career in business IT.

We're recognised both nationally and internationally for excellence in information and communication technology (ICT). Our course was developed with industry experts and is structured to meet the accreditation requirements of the Australian Computer Society (ACS).

We have strong industry partnerships with organisations such as Infosys, Telstra, SAP and SAS. This means you'll experience industry-based learning with leaders in their field.

Studying at our Melbourne Campus, you'll gain transferable skills in data analysis, ICT problem-solving and system development. You'll also learn business information processes, planning and project management. Real-world business intelligence projects will give you the hands-on experience youll need to make smart business decisions as a professional in this area.

Globally, there is high demand for postgraduate-level IT development and management specialists and information systems analysts. Our graduates are working as program coordinators, Agile test analysts, business analysts, fraud analysts, visualisation analysts and ICT managers.
Professional recognition
Our Master of Business Information Management and Systems is structured to meet the accreditation requirements of the Australian Computer Society (ACS). This means our course is recognised both nationally and internationally for excellence in information and communication technology (ICT).
Prerequisite
An Australian Bachelor's degree in any discipline or an approved equivalent qualification. Admission may be granted to applicants without an undergraduate degree but with five or more years of relevant work experience. In making an offer to an applicant, the university may give consideration to a range of factors including English proficiency, academic record and employment experience.
Fee amount
$28,250 per 120 credit points.
Additional information
This course is offered in Semester 1 (March), Semester 2 (July) and Summer Semester (October).

Applicants with demonstrated prior learning in the form of an Australian Bachelor's degree in a business-related field or an approved equivalent qualification will be eligible to apply for Advanced Standing (credit) for the four foundation subjects. Applicants without an undergraduate degree but with a demonstrated minimum of at least five years relevant and cognate business experience will be eligible to apply for Advanced Standing for the four foundation subjects. In making an offer of Advanced Standing to an applicant, the University may give consideration to a range of factors including English proficiency, academic record and/or employment experience.
How to apply
Applications for 2017 will open later this year. To find out more about this course and studying at La Trobe:

- ask us a question
- book a one-on-one consultation
- chat online
- visit our FAQ page
- connect with us on Facebook, Twitter or Instagram
- call us on 1300 135 045.
See Student Handbook for more details
NB: The Handbook contains detailed information about courses, including course structures, designed primarily for students enrolled at La Trobe University.
0Melbourne

How to apply?

Methods of application vary from course to course. Please see the course entry above for details of how to apply for the course you are interested in.

Fees and scholarships

Some postgraduate courses are fee-paying which means that you pay the full cost of the course (FEE-HELP is available). Others offer Commonwealth Supported Places (CSP) – where the Commonwealth Government subsidises the cost of your course and you pay a contribution (HECS-HELP is available).

Students enrolled for certain postgraduate coursework programs may be eligible for student income support.

You may be eligible for a Postgraduate Excellence Scholarship, which offers a 20% reduction on postgraduate course fees.

International students

2016 - apply now

Graduate Certificate in Information Systems Management (080517G)

Duration :
6 months
Semester starts :
Semester 1 and 2 (March and July)
Annual Tuition Fee (A$) :
28 460
Campus
Melbourne
Year
2016
About this course
This course is designed for graduates of any discipline who seek to combine their existing skills with industry-driven, business-focused IT skills.

Content is designed to meet employer demands for professionals with an understanding of business processes and information systems management tools.
English Language Requirements
IELTS (Academic): minimum score of 6.5 with no individual band score less than 6.0.

TOEFL Paper-based Test: minimum score of 575 (minimum score of 5 in the Test of Written English).

TOEFL Internet-based Test: minimum score of 80 with minimum overall for SLR 18; W 22.

La Trobe Melbourne (ELICOS): Completion of the English for Further Studies Advanced Stage 6B at La Trobe Melbourne with minimum 60 per cent overall and 60 per cent in final exam. For more information please visit the La Trobe Melbourne website.
English as the language of instruction in tertiary studies may be accepted.
Please note: English as the language of instruction in previous study will not be accepted as a basis of admission (English)
for courses where the approved test score requirement is above an IELTS 6.5 with no band score lower than 6.0.

Pearson Test of English (Academic) (PTE): minimum score of 64 with no communicative skill score less than 59.

Cambridge Certificate of Advanced English (CAE): a grade of B or higher.

Cambridge Certificate of Proficiency in English (CPE): a grade of C or higher.

Or approved international equivalent.
Academic entry requirements
An Australian Bachelor's degree in business or related discipline or an approved equivalent qualification. Admission may be granted to applicants without a cognate undergraduate degree but with a demonstrated minimum of at least five years relevant business experience. In making an offer to an applicant, the University may give consideration to a range of factors including English language proficiency, academic record and employment experience.
How to apply
Apply now or ask us a question if you need more help. You can also call us on +61 3 9627 4805.
See Student Handbook for more details
NB: The Handbook contains detailed information about courses, including course structures, designed primarily for students enrolled at La Trobe University.Information Systems Management (Graduate Certificate)Melbourne

Graduate Diploma in Information Systems Management (059107B)

Duration :
1 year
Semester starts :
Semester 1 and 2 (March and July)
Annual Tuition Fee (A$) :
28 460
Campus
Melbourne
Year
2016
About this course
Employers are increasingly demanding professionals with an understanding of business processes and information systems management tools. You can combine your existing skills in any discipline with industry-driven, business-focused IT skills. It is part of a three-tier postgraduate program where you may articulate into the Master of Information Systems Management or the Master of Business Information Management and Systems. You will learn to develop business solutions in areas such as customer relationships, management, marketing or accounting and finance using industry based enterprise resource planning tools (e.g. SAP) and business intelligence tools (e.g. SAS). You will also develop an understanding of the analysis, design and application of business information systems and gain knowledge and skills in data warehousing, entrepreneurship, IT, information systems management and business intelligence.
English Language Requirements
IELTS (Academic): minimum score of 6.5 with no individual band score less than 6.0.

TOEFL Paper-based Test: minimum score of 575 (minimum score of 5 in the Test of Written English).

TOEFL Internet-based Test: minimum score of 80 with minimum overall for SLR 18; W 22.

La Trobe Melbourne (ELICOS): Completion of the English for Further Studies Advanced Stage 6B at La Trobe Melbourne with minimum 60 per cent overall and 60 per cent in final exam. For more information please visit the La Trobe Melbourne website.

English as the language of instruction in tertiary studies may be accepted.
Please note: English as the language of instruction in previous study will not be accepted as a basis of admission (English)
for courses where the approved test score requirement is above an IELTS 6.5 with no band score lower than 6.0.

Pearson Test of English (Academic) (PTE): minimum score of 64 with no communicative skill score less than 59.

Cambridge Certificate of Advanced English (CAE): a grade of B or higher.

Cambridge Certificate of Proficiency in English (CPE): a grade of C or higher.

Or approved international equivalent.
Academic entry requirements
An Australian Bachelor's degree in business or related discipline or an approved equivalent qualification. Admission may be granted to applicants without a cognate undergraduate degree but with a demonstrated minimum of at least five years relevant business experience. In making an offer to an applicant, the University may give consideration to a range of factors including English language proficiency, academic record and employment experience.
How to apply
Apply now or ask us a question if you need more help. You can also call us on +61 3 9627 4805.
See Student Handbook for more details
NB: The Handbook contains detailed information about courses, including course structures, designed primarily for students enrolled at La Trobe University.Information Systems Management (Graduate Diploma)Melbourne

Master of Business Information Management and Systems (059103F)

Duration :
2 years
Semester starts :
Semester 1 and 2 (March and July)
Annual Tuition Fee (A$) :
27 690
Campus
Melbourne
Year
2016
About this course
Studying the Master of Business Information Management and Systems will give you a greater understanding of the technologies and knowledge required for a successful career in business IT.

We're recognised both nationally and internationally for excellence in information and communication technology (ICT). Our course was developed with industry experts and is structured to meet the accreditation requirements of the Australian Computer Society (ACS).

We have strong industry partnerships with organisations such as Infosys, Telstra, SAP and SAS. This means you'll experience industry-based learning with leaders in their field.

Studying at our Melbourne Campus, you'll gain transferable skills in data analysis, ICT problem-solving and system development. You'll also learn business information processes, planning and project management. Real-world business intelligence projects will give you the hands-on experience youll need to make smart business decisions as a professional in this area.

Globally, there is high demand for postgraduate-level IT development and management specialists and information systems analysts. Our graduates are working as program coordinators, Agile test analysts, business analysts, fraud analysts, visualisation analysts and ICT managers.
English Language Requirements
IELTS (Academic): minimum score of 6.5 with no individual band score less than 6.0.

TOEFL Paper-based Test: minimum score of 575 (minimum score of 5 in the Test of Written English).

TOEFL Internet-based Test: minimum score of 80 with minimum overall for SLR 18; W 22.

La Trobe Melbourne (ELICOS): Completion of the English for Further Studies Advanced Stage 6B at La Trobe Melbourne with minimum 60 per cent overall and 60 per cent in final exam. For more information please visit the La Trobe Melbourne website.

English as the language of instruction in tertiary studies may be accepted.
Please note: English as the language of instruction in previous study will not be accepted as a basis of admission (English)
for courses where the approved test score requirement is above an IELTS 6.5 with no band score lower than 6.0.

Pearson Test of English (Academic) (PTE): minimum score of 64 with no communicative skill score less than 59.

Cambridge Certificate of Advanced English (CAE): a grade of B or higher.

Cambridge Certificate of Proficiency in English (CPE): a grade of C or higher.

Or approved international equivalent.
Academic entry requirements
The minimum entry requirement is successful completion of an Australian Bachelor degree (or its equivalent). Prior learning developed through relevant work experience or professional accreditation, where it is deemed to be at least equivalent to that obtained through a Bachelor degree, may be considered. In making an offer to an applicant, the University will give consideration to a range of factors to determine whether an applicant has demonstrated the capacity to work at a Master's level, including academic record, English proficiency, and/or employment experience. (Optional) The Bachelor degree (or equivalent) must be deemed cognate to gain entry to a 1.5 year Master degree, otherwise, the applicant will be considered for a 2 year Master degree program.
Additional information
This course is offered in Semester 1 (March), Semester 2 (July), and Summer Semester (October).
Professional recognition
Our Master of Business Information Management and Systems is structured to meet the accreditation requirements of the Australian Computer Society (ACS). This means our course is recognised both nationally and internationally for excellence in information and communication technology (ICT).
How to apply
Apply now or ask us a question if you need more help. You can also call us on +61 3 9627 4805.
See Student Handbook for more details
NB: The Handbook contains detailed information about courses, including course structures, designed primarily for students enrolled at La Trobe University.Business Information Management and Systems (Master) Melbourne

2017

Graduate Certificate in Information Systems Management (080517G)

Duration :
6 months
Semester starts :
Semester 1 and 2 (March and July)
Annual Tuition Fee (A$) :
30 000
Campus
Melbourne
Year
2017
About this course
This course is designed for graduates of any discipline who seek to combine their existing skills with industry-driven, business-focused IT skills.

Content is designed to meet employer demands for professionals with an understanding of business processes and information systems management tools.
English Language Requirements
IELTS (Academic): minimum score of 6.5 with no individual band score less than 6.0.

TOEFL Paper-based Test: minimum score of 575 (minimum score of 5 in the Test of Written English).

TOEFL Internet-based Test: minimum score of 80 with minimum overall for SLR 18; W 22.

La Trobe Melbourne (ELICOS): Completion of the English for Further Studies Advanced Stage 6B at La Trobe Melbourne with minimum 60 per cent overall and 60 per cent in final exam. For more information please visit the La Trobe Melbourne website.
English as the language of instruction in tertiary studies may be accepted.
Please note: English as the language of instruction in previous study will not be accepted as a basis of admission (English)
for courses where the approved test score requirement is above an IELTS 6.5 with no band score lower than 6.0.

Pearson Test of English (Academic) (PTE): minimum score of 64 with no communicative skill score less than 59.

Cambridge Certificate of Advanced English (CAE): a grade of B or higher.

Cambridge Certificate of Proficiency in English (CPE): a grade of C or higher.

Or approved international equivalent.
Academic entry requirements
An Australian Bachelor's degree in business or related discipline or an approved equivalent qualification. Admission may be granted to applicants without a cognate undergraduate degree but with a demonstrated minimum of at least five years relevant business experience. In making an offer to an applicant, the University may give consideration to a range of factors including English language proficiency, academic record and employment experience.
NB: Meeting minimum entry requirements does not guarantee an offer of a place. Entry into all La Trobe courses is based on competitive selection and there may be limited places available.
How to apply
Applications for 2017 will open later this year. You can ask us a question if you need more help. You can also call us on +61 3 9627 4805.
See Student Handbook for more details
NB: The Handbook contains detailed information about courses, including course structures, designed primarily for students enrolled at La Trobe University.
Information Systems Management (Graduate Certificate)Melbourne

Graduate Diploma in Information Systems Management (059107B)

Duration :
1 year
Semester starts :
Semester 1 and 2 (March and July)
Annual Tuition Fee (A$) :
30 000
Campus
Melbourne
Year
2017
About this course
Employers are increasingly demanding professionals with an understanding of business processes and information systems management tools. You can combine your existing skills in any discipline with industry-driven, business-focused IT skills. It is part of a three-tier postgraduate program where you may articulate into the Master of Information Systems Management or the Master of Business Information Management and Systems. You will learn to develop business solutions in areas such as customer relationships, management, marketing or accounting and finance using industry based enterprise resource planning tools (e.g. SAP) and business intelligence tools (e.g. SAS). You will also develop an understanding of the analysis, design and application of business information systems and gain knowledge and skills in data warehousing, entrepreneurship, IT, information systems management and business intelligence.
English Language Requirements
IELTS (Academic): minimum score of 6.5 with no individual band score less than 6.0.

TOEFL Paper-based Test: minimum score of 575 (minimum score of 5 in the Test of Written English).

TOEFL Internet-based Test: minimum score of 80 with minimum overall for SLR 18; W 22.

La Trobe Melbourne (ELICOS): Completion of the English for Further Studies Advanced Stage 6B at La Trobe Melbourne with minimum 60 per cent overall and 60 per cent in final exam. For more information please visit the La Trobe Melbourne website.

English as the language of instruction in tertiary studies may be accepted.
Please note: English as the language of instruction in previous study will not be accepted as a basis of admission (English)
for courses where the approved test score requirement is above an IELTS 6.5 with no band score lower than 6.0.

Pearson Test of English (Academic) (PTE): minimum score of 64 with no communicative skill score less than 59.

Cambridge Certificate of Advanced English (CAE): a grade of B or higher.

Cambridge Certificate of Proficiency in English (CPE): a grade of C or higher.

Or approved international equivalent.
Academic entry requirements
An Australian Bachelor's degree in business or related discipline or an approved equivalent qualification. Admission may be granted to applicants without a cognate undergraduate degree but with a demonstrated minimum of at least five years relevant business experience. In making an offer to an applicant, the University may give consideration to a range of factors including English language proficiency, academic record and employment experience.
NB: Meeting minimum entry requirements does not guarantee an offer of a place. Entry into all La Trobe courses is based on competitive selection and there may be limited places available.
How to apply
Applications for 2017 will open later this year. You can ask us a question if you need more help. You can also call us on +61 3 9627 4805.
See Student Handbook for more details
NB: The Handbook contains detailed information about courses, including course structures, designed primarily for students enrolled at La Trobe University.
Information Systems Management (Graduate Diploma)Melbourne

Master of Business Information Management and Systems (059103F)

Duration :
2 years
Semester starts :
Semester 1 and 2 (March and July)
Annual Tuition Fee (A$) :
30 000
Campus
Melbourne
Year
2017
About this course
Studying the Master of Business Information Management and Systems will give you a greater understanding of the technologies and knowledge required for a successful career in business IT.

We're recognised both nationally and internationally for excellence in information and communication technology (ICT). Our course was developed with industry experts and is structured to meet the accreditation requirements of the Australian Computer Society (ACS).

We have strong industry partnerships with organisations such as Infosys, Telstra, SAP and SAS. This means you'll experience industry-based learning with leaders in their field.

Studying at our Melbourne Campus, you'll gain transferable skills in data analysis, ICT problem-solving and system development. You'll also learn business information processes, planning and project management. Real-world business intelligence projects will give you the hands-on experience youll need to make smart business decisions as a professional in this area.

Globally, there is high demand for postgraduate-level IT development and management specialists and information systems analysts. Our graduates are working as program coordinators, Agile test analysts, business analysts, fraud analysts, visualisation analysts and ICT managers.
English Language Requirements
IELTS (Academic): minimum score of 6.5 with no individual band score less than 6.0.

TOEFL Paper-based Test: minimum score of 575 (minimum score of 5 in the Test of Written English).

TOEFL Internet-based Test: minimum score of 80 with minimum overall for SLR 18; W 22.

La Trobe Melbourne (ELICOS): Completion of the English for Further Studies Advanced Stage 6B at La Trobe Melbourne with minimum 60 per cent overall and 60 per cent in final exam. For more information please visit the La Trobe Melbourne website.

English as the language of instruction in tertiary studies may be accepted.
Please note: English as the language of instruction in previous study will not be accepted as a basis of admission (English)
for courses where the approved test score requirement is above an IELTS 6.5 with no band score lower than 6.0.

Pearson Test of English (Academic) (PTE): minimum score of 64 with no communicative skill score less than 59.

Cambridge Certificate of Advanced English (CAE): a grade of B or higher.

Cambridge Certificate of Proficiency in English (CPE): a grade of C or higher.

Or approved international equivalent.
Academic entry requirements
The minimum entry requirement is successful completion of an Australian Bachelor degree (or its equivalent). Prior learning developed through relevant work experience or professional accreditation, where it is deemed to be at least equivalent to that obtained through a Bachelor degree, may be considered. In making an offer to an applicant, the University will give consideration to a range of factors to determine whether an applicant has demonstrated the capacity to work at a Master's level, including academic record, English proficiency, and/or employment experience. (Optional) The Bachelor degree (or equivalent) must be deemed cognate to gain entry to a 1.5 year Master degree, otherwise, the applicant will be considered for a 2 year Master degree program.
Professional recognition
Our Master of Business Information Management and Systems is structured to meet the accreditation requirements of the Australian Computer Society (ACS). This means our course is recognised both nationally and internationally for excellence in information and communication technology (ICT).
How to apply
Applications for 2017 will open later this year. You can ask us a question if you need more help. You can also call us on +61 3 9627 4805.
See Student Handbook for more details
NB: The Handbook contains detailed information about courses, including course structures, designed primarily for students enrolled at La Trobe University.
Business Information Management and Systems (Master) Melbourne

How to apply?

Enquire now about any course for international students or find out how to apply.

Fees and scholarships

Estimated fees for international students are indicated for each course above. Fees are indicative only and set at 120 credit points per course, unless otherwise stated, and may vary depending on the number of credit points in which students enrol. Some courses may vary in credit point load and fees will be adjusted accordingly.

There is also a range of scholarships available for international students to assist students.

Related study options

Didn't find a suitable course? You could also try these study options:

Your study experience

Management information systems placements

We are home to one of Australia’s largest wholly university-owned and managed technology parks. Companies in the research and development park conduct business in various areas including business intelligence, healthcare, software development and mining. Students with good results can take part in an industry internship of up to 12 weeks. Placements may be in Australia, Singapore, India, Malaysia or Dubai. This can be done part-time during study, full-time in summer semester, or after you finish your course. Students planning to do an internship after they have completed their course will not be eligible for a student visa.

Overseas study opportunities

Gain valuable overseas experience by taking part in a short-term overseas study program with one of our 100 partner universities in over 30 countries. Or spend 6–12 months in a student exchange program in destinations like Canada, the US, South America, Europe or the UK. Our exchange partners include the University of Innsbruck, Copenhagen Business School, Berlin School of Economics or the BEM Management School in France. See student exchange.

About the academic staff

You'll get to meet a large number of academics during your course, from tutors through to lecturers. You can view all the staff from the College of Arts, Social Sciences and Commerce or focus on staff in Management information systems.

Student and graduate profiles

Find out about the experiences of one of our Management information systems postgraduate students.

Postgraduate studies have offered me a greater degree of individualism and autonomy to explore personalised areas of interest.

Ms Madelene Rose McWha, Business, Economics and Law