BlueCrest University College



Previous page


The MSc in the Information Technology Management (ITM) has been designed to develop knowledge and the ability to manage information technology. Information Technology applies modern technologies to the creation, management and use of information, encompassing all forms of technology used to create, store, exchange and utilise information in its various forms including business data, conversations, still images, motion pictures and multimedia presentations. Information technology management is a combination of two branches of study, Information technology and Management. This discipline aims to achieve the goals and objectives of an organisation through managing information.

The aim of the programme is to provide a postgraduate course of study, which will:

  • Produce hybrid managers; that is, managers who combine information technology and computing skills with business and organisational skills.
  • Enable a critical evaluation of information technology in order to ensure its effective deployment in an organisation.
  • Provide the students with the ability to take the lead in the adoption of a systematic, professional, quality approach to IT systems development.
  • Enable the student to work with and manage technical specialists, especially on larger projects.
  • Identify the appropriate role for information technology in developing and implementing corporate strategy. 

Programme regulations

The programme operates under University of Sunderland standard postgraduate regulations. This programme is currently awaiting in-country approval to start the execution.

Programme content

The curriculum of the programme has been developed to meet the current needs of employers across diverse fields, both national and international, in line with the guidance of the relevant professional institutes. The curriculum predominately consists of technical knowledge and skills to enable the pursuit of a career in a wide variety of Information Technology Management environments.  In addition, close attention has been given to ensuring that the curriculum is at the forefront of the academic discipline and clearly at “M” level in line with QAA framework benchmarks for postgraduate qualifications.
These requirements are fulfilled by the Programme Team who are responsible for curricular design and delivery, and the team’s professional activities underpin and support the programme.

In terms of progression, Stage 1 may be regarded as the Postgraduate Certificate stage, which requires 60 module credits.  Stage 2 is the Postgraduate Diploma stage (120 module credits). The final stage is the MSc stage (180 module credits total).  There are no pre-requisites within the programme and therefore the modules, which compromise Stage 1 / Stage 2 are interchangeable, depending on entry date (Feb or Oct). The project (PROM01) will always be the last module undertaken.



  • Postgraduate Certificate in Computing (Stage 1)
  • Postgraduate Diploma Information Technology Management (Stage 2)
  • MSc Information Technology Management (Stage 3)

  • Latest BlueCrest College News

    Department of Business Administration conducted seminar on How to attain sustainable development goals on 22-09-2017 at BlueCrest Auditorium.

    Department of Business Administration organized a seminar on “How to attain sustainable development goals” on 22-09-2017 at BlueCrest Auditorium.  Dr. Comfort Asare, National Director at Department of Gender, Ministry of Gender, Children and Social protection was the Guest Speake

    Free Workshop Series

    BlueCrest College offers free seminars, workshops to the general public on various key topics. This year, fours such free sessions on diverse subjects were offered to the delight of the public. Four free seminar sessions were offered in two weeks. 

    IBM Big Data

    IBM Big Data Developer BootCamp, July Session successfully ended on 3rd July 2017 with over 65% of the students clearing the IBM Data Scientist Mastery Exams. The students underwent rigorous learning for over a month. IBM Big Data Instructors Mr.Mark Atta Mensah and M

    Strategic Management Workshop

    Strategic Management Workshop was conducted for four days workshop which focused on Leadership and Strategic Alignment from 16th to 19th February, 2017 at BlueCrest College, Ghana.. Resource person was Prof. Prem Shamdasani, Academic Director, APEX MBA English Program

    Sign-up to receive our newsletter

    BlueCrest University College