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Graduate Careers

Depending upon your interests and skills the Business Information Systems (BIS) Major can be combined with a variety of other subjects opening up a wide variety of career opportunities:

  • A standalone BIS Major positions a student well to serve as the intermediary between business and IT functions helping ensure the benefits of IT are actually realised
  • Combined with other business courses such as the Accounting Major will provide students with the advantage of understanding how IT can contribute to their chosen area
  • Combined with other IT courses such as Database Administration the Major will enable students to ensure developments are business as not only technically effective, but business relevant

All business functions are relying more and more on the use of technology to remain competitive in the marketplace.

A BIS expert's main focus is to make the best use of technology to support the organisations business objectives. BIS increasingly underpin everything a business does, to the extent that they can actively shape an organisation's strategy and business model.

"From the network to the Boardroom, our clients expect our people to add value to their organisation's information systems. Our commitment to hiring graduates with business information systems skills has been a key to meeting & exceeding our clients' expectations" - Mark Sercombe, Partner at Deloitte

Graduates in BIS are finding employment in roles such as:

  • Business Analyst or Business Systems Analyst
  • Management Consultant or IT Consultant
  • IS Auditor
  • BIS Risk Analyst
  • Information Policy Analyst
  • Document management specialist
  • Knowledge and information manager
  • Project Manager
  • BIS Security and Compliance Specialist
  • Business professional in dual areas
    (e.g. Accounting or Marketing with Business Information Systems)