Business Information Technology

Edinburgh Napier University


Merchiston Campus


Making the right decisions about how to use technology becomes more and more critical, and that’s why there are great career opportunities for graduates who have skills in technology management. At the end of the course, you will be able to examine the characteristics of business information systems, how they are designed, and how they can be successfully implemented in the working environment.

The course is suitable for individuals with a management background wishing to specialise in information system technology or technology specialists wishing to move in to managerial roles.

You will focus on how these systems work, how the requirements for them are established and how they are designed and developed. You will gain an overview of the importance of systems to organisations as well as gain technical and communication skills which the industry values.

You will learn about information systems management and development in organisations, and how to design and implement information systems solutions.

Entry Requirements

2022 entry requirements

Standard entry:
4 Highers at BBBB plus English and Maths or Applications of Maths at National 5.

Widening access entry:
4 Highers at BBCC plus English and Maths or Applications of Maths at National 5.

For entry to year 2 you must have 3 Advanced Highers at BBC.

Start Date





BSc Hons

Study Method

Full time



Course Length

4 years



SCQF Level


Career Area

Computing and ICT

Career Sectors

Computer Skills

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