MSc Strategic IT Management

Looking to develop an advanced understanding of strategic IT management? Get ready for the next step in your career with a master’s degree in this specialised area. If you’re already working in IT and want to make the move into a more strategic role, this course will prepare you with the skills and experience needed to function effectively at a strategic level within an IT leadership environment.

Course details

Alongside specialist knowledge in strategic IT management, this MSc course will also develop your communication, planning, and decision-making abilities through hands-on projects and research.
  • Mode of study: online
  • Intake: Intakes: September, January, April
  • Course length: 1 year
  • Course fee: 9500 per year

Arden University London

Course overview

Strategic IT management is an area of expertise that is highly sought after by employers all over the world. Whether you’re already leading in your organisation in an IT management role, or want to take on a higher management position in your current organisation, this course has been designed to help you achieve your professional goals.


Entry requirements

To be eligible for Arden’s MSc Strategic IT Management course, we need to see that you have:

  • A UK Honours Degree at a minimum of second class (2.2) or equivalent


The type of job roles you might explore are:

  • Information Systems Manager
  • Functional Manager
  • Service Delivery Manager
  • Systems Manager


This strategic IT management course is designed to develop your skills in running IT activities for large corporations and businesses. From completely owning quality and customer-supplier relationships, to defining compliance with service level agreements and working closely with senior management teams, you’ll learn to lead and advocate for the entire IT function.

  • Information Systems and Business Strategy Alignment
  • Business Plan Development
  • Project and Portfolio Management
  • Relationship Management
  • IS Governance
  • Cloud Systems and Applications
  • Research Project