B.Sc. On Campus

Business Information Systems

Atlantic Technological University

36 months
6950 EUR/year
250 EUR/year
Tuition fee
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An understanding of information systems is vital to anyone who wants to work in, or manage, a business. This bachelor of science in Business Information Systems from the Atlantic Technological University is a highly practical course, which combines information technology with business subjects.


This three-year Level 7 course in Business Information Systems from the Atlantic Technological University prepares you to become a skilled knowledge worker and information systems specialist for tomorrow’s dynamic and global businesses. Now with a Work Placement in Year 3 - students get a chance to try out their new found skills in a professional working environment. A major knowledge gap exists between managers who need to run the business, but are confused by the Information Technology Systems, and the 'techies' who deliver working IT solutions, but are not addressing the business needs.

What you'll learn

This programme aims to develop your understanding of the interaction between IT systems and business to prepare you for graduate positions in business operations and IT projects. These roles include jobs like Business Systems Analysts, IT Project Managers, Cloud Support Analysts, IT Consultants, Support Engineers, Database Administrators, Web Developers and many others. 

This programme, which is offered both as a four-year Level 8 programme and a three-year Level 7 programme, and is highly practical, combining business and IT. A key strength of this programme is its focus on emerging technologies including Cloud Computing and Data Analytics.

Career Opportunities

This qualification will enable graduates to gain employment in diverse roles within Business and IT areas to include but is not limited to:

  • IT / IS Business Analysts

  • Data Analysts

  • Systems Analysts

  • Web Developers

  • Applications support and testing

  • Cloud Analyst

  • Solutions Architect

  • IT Project Manager

In the past, students from our Information Systems degree have gained employment with companies such as Hewlett Packard, SAP, Dell, Accenture, Metlife, Fidelity Ireland and many others.

Programme Structure

Modules included:

  • Business Information Systems 
  • Business Process Modeling 
  • Multimedia Applications 
  • Human Resource Development 
  • Leadership and Change Management 
  • Management Accounting  

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 36 months

Start dates & application deadlines


180 ECTS


On Campus

Academic requirements

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

Other requirements

General requirements

  • The minimum Leaving Certificate entry requirement for all Higher Certificates (Level 6) and ab initio Bachelor degrees (Level 7) is Grade O6/H7 or better in five Leaving Certificate subjects including Mathematics and English or Irish with a minimum of 160 points.

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    6950 EUR/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 6950 EUR per year during 36 months.
  • EU/EEA

    250 EUR/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 250 EUR per year during 36 months.

Student Contribution: €3,000/year

Living costs for Galway

800 - 1100 EUR /month
Living costs

The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.


Studyportals Tip: Students can search online for independent or external scholarships that can help fund their studies. Check the scholarships to see whether you are eligible to apply. Many scholarships are either merit-based or needs-based.

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