Career prospects

Combining management science and computer science, the M.Sc. in International Information Systems provides you with interdisciplinary technical knowledge as well as with insights into the different approaches and paradigms of both disciplines. Attending courses at the School of Business and Economics in Nuremberg and the Department of Computer Science in Erlangen, you will learn to work in an independent and goal-oriented way and improve your presentation and team working skills in various projects. The program’s international character is fostered by its international students coming from many countries all over the world as well as by courses focusing on the international aspects of information systems management. 

Your employability is promoted through a variety of measures. Regular guest lectures by business representatives are an integral part of the teaching and learning activities. Additionally, seminar and project work often takes place in cooperation with local businesses to work on concepts to solve company-specific problems. The advisory board, which consists of external representatives from companies as well as academia, supports the strategic orientation and further development of the master’s program. 

As a graduate in International Information Systems you are ideally suited for leadership roles at the interface between management and IT of global companies. It is possible for you to start your career in occupational areas such as Business Consulting, Project Management, Accounting, Controlling, Enterprise Architecture, Change Management, Technology Management or IT Strategy.