University of Economics – Varna

Information Management In Business

Degree: Master

Type of education: Part-time, Part-time (January Admission)

Number of semesters: 2

Professional qualification: Economics

Professional field: ECONOMICS

First year: 2022

Duration: 1 year; 1.5 years
Language: Bulgarian
Mode of study: Full-time

Special courses:

  • IT Projects and Company Management
  • Basics of Information Systems
  • Data Base

Specialized courses:

  • Business Analysing and Knowledge Extracting
  • E-Business
  • Data Storage and Big Data
  • Cybersecurity
  • Technologies in Digital Marketing
  • Graduate Seminar
  • Elective courses

Expected knowledge and skills after acquiring qualification:
Master degree in Information Management in Business provides knowledge and skills, related to managing all kinds of information assets inside the organizations. The general fields of the study include modern technologies and conceptions like: business intelligence, extracting knowledge from Big Data and data storages, cybersecurity, maintaining web applications and e-business systems, modeling and automating business processes etc.

Employment opportunities upon graduation:
The Master’s degree graduates in Information Management in Business can be employed in the following professions and positions:

  • Information Management Specialist
  • Consultant for Business Intelligence Appliance
  • ETL process developer
  • System Analyst
  • IT Project Manager
  • Business Analyst
  • Customer Service Consultant
  • E-business, marketing and software and information management specialist, teacher etc.

Graduates of the program can work as information management specialists, business intelligence application consultants, developers of ETL processes and solutions, system analysts, IT project managers, business analysts, specialists in implementation, maintenance and development of information systems, consultants on customer services, specialists in electronic business, marketing and management of software and information products, teachers, etc.

Programme
First year
2022
Studied subjects Semester Credits Type of grading Student involvement
Total Self-study Classes
Specialised
Business Analysis And Knowledge Extraction 9 8 Exam 203 165 38
E-business 9 7 Exam 173 135 38
Cybersecurity 9 7 Exam 180 150 30
Technologies In Digital Marketing 9 8 Exam 203 165 38
Master Degree Seminar 10 8 Exam 225 210 15
Data Warehouses and BIG DATA 10 8 Exam 203 165 38
Electives (2)
  • Team Management
  • ERP Systems
  • Business Process Management Systems
  • Creation And Processing Of Digital Video And Graphics
  • Cloud Technologies
  • Geographical Information Systems
10 14 Exam 360 300 60
Total for Specialised 0 0
Graduare
Electives (1)
  • Comprehensive State Exam
  • Thesis Defense
10 15 Exam 450 450 0
Total for Graduare 0 0
Total for the entire period of study 75 1997 1740 257


Optional courses Semester Credits Student involvement
Total Self-study Classes
Foreign Language - Russian 10 3 75 60 15
Foreign Language - French 10 3 75 60 15
Foreign Language - German 10 3 75 60 15
Foreign Language - English 10 3 75 60 15
Foreign Language - Portuguese 10 3 75 60 15