Master of Business Administration in Management Information Systems (MBA-MIS)

Management information systems build off of the backs of more technical disciplines to study ways in which information systems can be leveraged to accomplish organizational goals.

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The MBA with a concentration in Management Information Systems (MIS) combines an MBA core with a specialization in information systems management. Students develop the fundamental knowledge and skills necessary for business administration management as well as advanced knowledge pertaining to information systems. In addition to the theoretical instruction, the business analytics courses have a hands-on component using SAP, Quickbooks, and databases, which will allow you to gain real-world experience as well as demonstrate to employers that you know how to apply your classroom learning in the field. This concentration is non-quantitative and does not require a computer science background. *Must have a Microsoft Windows OS PC or laptop to install SQL. Software provided.


Primary objectives of this program include equipping students with the knowledge and ability to:

  1. Produce clear, concise, and compelling written business documents that communicate a logical, relevant, and professional assessment of business information in an effective manner. (ILO1)
  2. Deliver oral presentations that use effective content, organization, and delivery, accompanied by appropriate technology. (ILO2)
  3. Use critical thinking to improve organizations with information systems technologies and applications. (ILO3)
  4. Exhibit awareness of professional standards Christian ethical principles, and core personal values in business decision-making. (ILO5)
  5. Demonstrate information literacy when conducting research into technology firms specializing in Management of information systems and research what tools are currently being utilized to manage business operations effectively. Use research to write a paper indicating differences in how each firm is applying and managing data for its client. (ILO6)


Education: IAU requires evidence of an earned bachelor degree in a related major or discipline. Other disciplines may be acceptable and shall be reviewed on a case-by-case basis, and they may require prerequisite courses. All degrees must be earned at an appropriately accredited institution or foreign equivalent. IAU understands the differing rigor of institutions and grading scales around the world, and IAU evaluates prior academic credentials within their own context. Exceptions shall be reviewed on a case-by-case basis.

Professional Experience: IAU recommends 3 years of full-time professional experience, including, but not limited to, private, public, for-profit, non-profit, start-ups, or established corporate organizations.

Information Technology: IAU requires students to possess computer and internet skills sufficient to effectively participate in IAU’s pedagogical model and conduct research at the undergraduate level.

Evidence of English Proficiency: IAU requires writing skills at the appropriate level. Proficiency in reading, writing, speaking, and understanding English is essential to your success at IAU. If English is not the applicant’s native language, or if an applicant has not had their secondary education taught in English, they will be required to provide proof of English Proficiency. Since classes are taught in English, an applicant must demonstrate their ability to read, write and speak English.

Maximum Total Credit Awarded is 6 units:

  • Transfer Credit (TRC): 6 credits
  • Standardized Exam Credit (SEC): 0 credits
CREDENTIALSUBJECT English proficiency
1st year Tuition Fees
Master of Business Administration in Management Information Systems (MBA-MIS)
IELTS 6 Overall/ MOI


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MBA in Management Information Systems Program RequirementsSem.Hrs.
MBA Core Module | 7 Courses / 21 Semester HoursMIS 500 Management Information Systems3
ACC 500 Accounting for Managers3
ECN 500 Managerial Economics3
FIN 500 Financial Management3
MGT 500 Organizational Behavior & Leadership3
MGT 510 Human Resource Management3
MKT 500 Marketing Management3
Management Information Systems Major | 3 Courses / 9 Semester HoursMIS 550 Enterprise Resource Planning for Managers3
MIS 560 Database Management Systems3
MIS 580 IT Project Management3
Internship Component | 2 Semester HoursThe Internship Component requirement can be fulfilled by completing an internship, internship reflection course, or by seeking a waiver.2
Elective Component | 1 Semester HoursThe Electives Component requirement can be fulfilled by receiving credit for any graduate courses (500+) that are not a requirement.1
Capstone Module | 1 Course / 3 Semester HoursBUS 700 MBA Capstone: Strategy & Competition3
52.0201) Business Administration and Management, General

* Source: https://www.onetonline.org/crosswalk/CIP?s=52.0201&g=Go

Technology Requirements

To complete a degree program from Bangladesh campus at University Road, students will need to have consistent access to a computer with a reliable internet connection. If students are working on a computer that is not their personal computer and are unable to save documents, it's important also to obtain an external drive. Because there are no mandatory video materials for University Road courses, this drive can be a simple USB drive. 

Most of the learning materials that students will be dealing with in their UR courses are compatible with Adobe PDF or Microsoft Office. Our learning platform, Moodle, can be accessed by the latest versions of IE, Safari, Opera, and Chrome, but we recommend that students use the latest version of Mozilla Firefox. Note also that although working through a mobile device is not recommended, it is an option. There is no need to purchase software to study at University Road. 

Note that whatever system students choose to use, all files shared with Course Instructors and classmates must be saved in either Microsoft-compatible formats or PDF format.


1. Is it available for students from every country?


2. How many hours per week?

15-20 hours per course per week.

3. How many students per class?


4. Can students fail? Can students re-sit? How many times?

Yes, students can fail, and they are permitted to re-sit – once.

5. Are there opportunities for classes to meet in person?

The university Road does not facilitate face-to-face meetings as this would be impossible due to the global make-up of the classes.

6. How are students graded?

Students will be graded on performance on assignments that can include quizzes, discussion forum submissions, papers, case studies, projects, presentations, and more.


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An information systems management specialization is combined with an MBA core in the MBA with a concentration in Management Information Systems (MIS). Students gain both an advanced understanding of information systems and the essential knowledge and abilities required for business administration management. 



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DOAN, Deryk, M. B. A.
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GAYER, Richard H.,Ph.D.
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GOEL, Bharat, Ph.D., M.A.
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MEYER, Colleen, M.B.A., Ed.D.
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Advantages of UR


Industry Mentors

·        Receive unparalleled guidance from industry mentors, teaching assistants, and graders

·        Receive one-on-one feedback on submissions and personalized feedback on improvement

Student Success Mentors

·        A dedicated Success Mentor is allocated to each student so as to ensure consistent progress

·        Success Mentors are your single point of contact for all your non-academic queries


Q&A Forum

·        Timely doubt resolution by peers and Teaching Assistants on the Q&A forum

·        Personalized feedback on assignments and case studies

Expert Feedback

·        Personalized expert feedback on assignments and projects

·        Regular live sessions by experts to clarify concept-related doubts


Industry Networking

·        Live sessions by experts on various industry topics

·        Group discussions

·        One-on-one discussions and feedback sessions with industry mentors

Career Impact

  • Career Counselling

    Get personalised career paths traced by experts to ascertain the best opportunities

  • Resume Feedback

    Obtain specific, personalised inputs on your resume structure and content

  • Interview Preparation

    Get unlimited mock interview sessions with hiring managers and receive detailed feedback

Admission Details


Candidates can apply to this program in 4 steps.

  • Complete Application

    Fill the application form.

  • Know eligibility

    Once you fill-up the application form, you will be evaluated based on your academic profile. You will see whether you are eligible or not.

  • Book your seat

    Upon showing eligibility, book your seat by paying application fees

  • Complete Payment

    Pay the tuition fees


We have a team of dedicated admissions counselors who can guide you as you apply for this Data Science certification. They are available to:

  • Address questions related to your application
  • Provide guidance regarding financial aid (if required)
  • Help answer questions and understand the program


Professionals in management information systems also devote a significant amount more of their time on the human element of information systems. A key component of MIS professional positions is frequently managing people and understanding how information systems integrate into human contexts like organizational goals.

Additionally, even though many low-level technical professions have recently been threatened by outsourcing and automation, decision-making positions within technical firms still require.

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