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MSc International Technology Management (ITM)

Manage Technological change in a global business environment
Designed for

MSc in International Technology Management is designed for those wishing to take a leading role in managing innovation and technological change in an international environment. It is suitable for those from a wider range of educational backgrounds and work experience.

We will provide you with

The knowledge to manage the development, acquisition and operation of technology in a global competitive environment and contribute to the management of international operations and collaborative activities.

You will develop the skills to generate solutions through product & process development and continually improve international competitiveness.

You will understand the impact of e-business technologies and develop skills to contribute to the strategic aspects of design management.

Course Modules
Financial Analysis & Control Systems Product Design & Development Management
Global Business Environment Supply Chain Integration
Organisations, People & Performance Technology Management
 International Joint Ventures
 Collaborative Product Development

If you can gain exemption from some of the core modules because of prior experience or qualifications, then you may choose more electives.

Elective Modules

Elective modules allow you to select areas of study which are of particular interest to you, relevant to your project or future career plans. For international Technology Management you can choose up two from the list of elective modules, at least one of which must be from the following list:

Automation & Robotics Manufacturing Process Technology
Project Planning Management & Control
Enterprise Information Systems Quality, Reliability and Maintenance
Industrial Engineering
Manufacturing Technology
Information and Communication Technologies


The project is worth 50% of the overall grade and supports you in developing your personal research skills.

For International Technology Management, the project will relate to the management of technology or technical functions in an international context.

Learning Style

Taught material is a blend of formal lectures, seminars, practical exercises and case studies to encourage teamwork and practical grounding of the material. See here for more information about the course structure.

After You Graduate

As an ITM graduate there are numerous career paths open to you. Having developed a strong understanding of how technology can best be exploited to contribute to global success, you will be especially suited to roles in companies which operate internationally.

Recent ITM graduates have gone into careers such as: Business Intelligence Consultant (IBM, Italy); IT Analyst (Jaguar Land Rover, UK); Technical Product Manager (Computer Software Company, UK); Project Manager (Unicorn e-Learning, UK); Project Engineer (Bladon Jets, UK); Project Management Co-ordinator (Huawei, Kazakhstan); Business Analyst (Avanade, UK); Account Manager (Telexpress, China); Sales Engineer (Vidyo Telecommunications, USA); Senior Consultant (NourishCo Beverages, India); Project Manager (Guaranty Trust Bank, Nigeria); Partner Systems Engineer (Cisco Systems, Thailand); Certification Manager (SSM, Aviation and Defence, Turkey); CEO (Zirim Haulage Network Ltd., Nigeria); Associate Consultant (Gambit Consulting GmbH, Germany); Consultant (Capgemini, Norway), Manager (KPaz Consultores SpA, Chile)

Contact us

Admissions Office,, +44 (0)24 7652 3691

Thorsten Schulz

"Academically, it was extremely interesting. I particularly enjoyed the visiting tutors from companies like British Airways and consultants from different industries. This helped me see how the theoretical knowledge I gained could be applied in real situations."

Thorsten Schulz
MSc International Technology Management

Start Date:
1st October 2018

One year, full time

Tuition Fees
Overseas: £24,640
Home/EU: £13,440

Online (£50 application fee)

Entry Requirements
Bachelor 2:2 (Hons) or equivalent
IELTS 6.5 (or IELTS 6.0 + pre-sessional)

Application Deadline
31st July 2018

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This course is accredited by the Institution of Engineering
and Technology, subject to renewal in 2018.