A research-informed and practice-oriented Masters programme in information systems and management delivered in Accra, Ghana, in collaboration with the University of Ghana Business School, one of the best business schools in Africa.
This programme offers students in West Africa the opportunity to enjoy high-standard, British, postgraduate education on their doorstep. The modules are delivered by academics from Henley Business School, supported by staff from the University of Ghana Business School. The programme prepares students for the fast-growing profession of information management, by enhancing their capability to apply knowledge and skills in planning, managing, designing and implementing IT-based solutions in business. Students will develop skills in research, analysis, information handling, problem-solving, teamwork and communication, while benefitting from an environment that fosters creativity.
Consistently maintain highest standards: Henley is in top 1% of business schools worldwide to hold accreditation from all three bodies in the UK, Europe and US
Excellent networking potential : 72,000 Henley alumni members in 150 countries
High calibre students: always oversubscribed, 1,000 ambitious new Masters students join Henley each year
Award winning campus: beautiful, green, 134 hectares, with state of the art facilities
World-leading faculty: widely published, frequently asked for expert comment by media and to speak at events
Henley is proud to be part of the University of Reading. The University is ranked within the top 200 universities worldwide (Times Higher Education World University Rankings 2016/17 and QS World University Rankings 2018) and 98% of the research is rated as being of international standard.
Module descriptions are correct for modules taught in the academic year 2017/18. Optional module listings are indicative, and may be subject to change.
Exams, dissertation and individual and group assignments
Careers and accreditations
This programme prepares graduates for careers that require an understanding of both business and ICT, such as business analyst, systems analyst, consultant, IT project manager, etc. In the world of fast-changing technologies, a solid understanding of how IT enables business change is important, which this programme provides. It also prepares students to embark on PhD programmes in the area of information systems.
This programme is suitable for those who wish to pursue careers in information-intensive organisations, which require strategic deployment of technologies and methods to support operations and decision-making in specialist domains.
Successful completion of the compulsory module Business Domain and Requirements Analysis can lead to the BCS Professional Certificate in Business Analysis Practice.