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Information Systems

University of Mannheim

Ph. D. On Campus
48 months
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About

This Information Systems programme from Graduate School of Economics and Social Science (GESS) at University of Mannheim, support individuals in organizations with information for better or faster decisions. They enable new business processes and business models, altering the competitive arena in which a company is embedded.

Overview

Information and Communication Technologies (ICT) are utilized for corporate activities from the perspective of distinct user roles. 

The nature of the Information Systems programme from Graduate School of Economics and Social Science (GESS) at University of Mannheim discipline is both, theoretical and technological. While theoretic-empirical contributions focus on the management and use of Information Systems and Information Infrastructures in organizations, technological-constructivist contributions aim at the design of IS for facilitating new business processes and models.

Fields of Research

The area is following a complementary research approach, combining a theoretic-empirical and technological-constructivist perspective. The fields of research can be grouped into the following major areas:

  • Development of Information Systems and Infrastructures
  • Innovative Information Systems
  • Management of Information Systems and Infrastructures, as well as
  • Electronic Business and Government

Programme Structure

Courses included:

  • Design Science Research
  • Epistemological Foundations
  • Designing Qualitative Research Projects
  • Elective Courses
  • Seminar
  • Information Systems Theories

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 48 months

Start dates & application deadlines

Language

English

Delivered

On Campus

Academic requirements

GRE admission requirements GRE® The GRE® General Test is a widely administered admissions test that measures the skills needed in today's graduate and business school programs worldwide. It contains three sections - Verbal Reasoning, Quantitative Reasoning, and Analytical Writing. Three scores are reported: a Verbal Reasoning score on a 130 - 170 score scale in one-point increments, a Quantitative Reasoning score on a 130 - 170 score scale in one-point increments, and an Analytical Writing score on a 0 - 6 score scale in half-point increments.
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GMAT admission requirements GMAT The Graduate Management Admission Test (GMAT) is a test intended to assess certain analytical, writing, quantitative, verbal, and reading skills in written English for use in admission to a graduate management program, such as an MBA. GMAT contains 4 sections - Analytical Writing Assessment, Integrated Reasoning, Quantitative and Verbal. The score has a range from 200 - 800.
Required

English requirements

We are not aware of any English requirements for this programme.

Other requirements

General requirements

  • Personal data
    • Letter of motivation
    • Certificates and transcripts of grades
    • GMAT (or GRE)
    • Writing sample
    • Any supplementary information relevant to your application.

Tuition Fee

  • International

    Free
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 0 EUR per year and a duration of 48 months.
  • EU/EEA

    Free
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 0 EUR per year and a duration of 48 months.

Funding

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