Electronic Business (in English)

Professional area: 
4.6. Informatics and Computer Science
Degree: 
Master of Science
Speciality: 
MII632114 Informatics
Master's programme: 
Electronic Business
Form of education: 
Full-time
Duration of full-time training (in semesters): 
3
Professional qualification: 
MSC in Informatics - Electronic Business
Language of Instruction: 
English
Master's programme director: 
Assoc. Prof. Kamen Spassov, PhD

Focus, educational goals

In the information society, information and communication technologies become the core around which the prosperous companies build their businesses. Internet applications and business applications are tools for brick and mortar companies to preserve and to develop further their leadership market positions in Internet dominated environment.

The e-Business Master Degree Program is focused on production of skilled and highly educated professionals who are able to implement state of the art information, communication and management technologies in enterprises, small, and medium companies.

Candidates must have at least Bachelor Degree or equivalent in Informatics, Computer Science, Software Engineering, Electrical Engineering, Mathematics, Economics, Business Administration, Management or similar from an accredited university. The average grade from studies must be at least good 4 (in a 6 grades system from 2-fail to 6-excellent). Candidates are expected to have at least 2 years working experience in ICT company (ICT department) or in business administration.

Enrolment for the program is possible in winter and in summer semester.

Training (knowledge and skills)

The teaching is focused on students and their specific needs. Students are active participants in the learning process. They have the opportunity to choose courses that match and fit their career plans. Courses are organized into 4 mandatory foundation disciplines and more than 20 elective ones.

Students with different backgrounds will be able to acquire the knowledge to become effective leaders and managers in companies operating in digital markets. It is expected students to prepare and deliver presentations and course works at a regular base. Teamwork is appreciated.

In the first semester students go through 4 mandatory courses and 2 elective ones.

In the second semester, every student has to enroll for 6 elective courses.

In the third semester, students that have not experience in ICT companies or ICT departments are encouraged to participate in internship in ICT companies or ICT departments. Students with ICT background are encouraged to participate in internship in business departments. Students could substitute internships taking 3 elective courses in the 3rd semester. It is possible to do internship and to take elective courses.

During the 3rd semester students have to prepare their Master’s theses. The presentation and the evaluation of the Master’s thesis takes place within 4 weeks after the end of the 3rd semester. Each semester is 15 weeks long.

Professional competence

e-Business Master Degree program provides students with the opportunity to develop a synergy within business as usual, management and information and communication technologies. Students will be able to enrich to their skills with new ones in the areas of choice:

  • Business Applications
  • Entrepreneurship and Management
  • Selected Computing Topics
  • Business Mathematics

Professional realization

As a result, they will become well-rounded professionals capable to solve e-business related problems, to propose innovative and effective solutions, and to participate actively in the digital transformation of their companies and the society.

e-Business Master Degree graduates could become successful consultants, managers, analysts, system architects, project managers, etc. They will be able to start or to develop further their own ICT business. They will have profound analytical skills, specific knowledge, and be capable to make rational decisions in the area of information and communication technologies and electronic business.

Curriculum

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