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Information Technology for Enterprise Management (ITEM)

1.5 years English Starts only end of January

Improve enterprise performance at the interface of IT, business, and management in an eighteen-month dual degree program offered jointly by Tilburg University (the Netherlands) and the University of Turku (Finland).

of the current students is (very) satisfied with the program

National Student Survey, 2017 | n=39

in the Netherlands, #3 in Europe, #11 worldwide in Business and Economics

Times Higher Education Ranking, 2017

in the Netherlands, #4 in Europe, #29 worldwide in Management

Shanghai Ranking, 2017

Program and courses 

Understand the logic of key enterprise applications and frameworks such as ERP, eBusiness, Knowledge Management, MIS, and eCompetence. Analyze their potential and identify and deploy methods to ensure reliable development and delivery.

  • Obtain two Master’s degrees in eighteen months, offered by two leading business schools in Europe. Start the program in February in Tilburg, and move to Turku in January of the next year until end of April.
  • International classroom experience.
  • Combine your Master's thesis preferably with a company internship, jointly supervised by the two partner universities.

Typical courses are:

  • Business Intelligence and Data Management
  • Enterprise Architecture as a Business Strategy
  • Business Process Integration
  • Enterprise Governance and Digital Transformation

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Career prospects

Your career prospects are excellent. International companies have reported a very high need for students with dual competences: who are able to apply thorough business knowledge to IT solutions, and understand the key role of the added value of IT.

Graduates work or start for example as:

  • IT Risk Consultant at Deloitte
  • Associate Risk Assurance at PwC
  • Business Analyst at Royal Dutch Shell

Alumni facts

  • Average number of months until first paid job: 3,1
  • Gross monthly income one year after graduation: € 2,259
  • More than half of respondents has a permanent contract within the first year

Source: National Alumni Survey, 2016 | n=16

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Application and admission

This Master’s program starts:

End of January

Best preparatory programs:

  • Academic Bachelor in Business Economics

Pre-Master's program:

There is no specific Pre-Master's program for Information Technology for Enterprise Management. However, you can be admitted after completing the Pre-Master's program in Information Management and if you are selected out of all applying Information Management students.

Tuition fees academic year 2018-2019

€ 2,060*€ 9,970

* The EU rate only applies if you enroll for the program without a Master's degree from a Dutch university. More information about the tuition fees and scholarships available for international students.

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