The Information Technology Management for Business (ITMB) course has been designed in partnership with some of the world's leading employers to prepare students for a successful career in IT and is a variation of the Department's Computing and Management degree. The degree covers a vibrant mix of transferable skills and knowledge for students who want exciting and challenging management or professional careers designing, developing and implementing technology solutions for businesses. The ITMB course was designed to offer an insight into the real world of IT and allows students to: learn the people and project management skills required to be a successful IT professional in any sector; evaluate and understand technology and its role within business; gain practical experience working on authentic business challenges; establish an unrivalled platform for launching a career in the knowledge economy; ITMB is an honours degree prescribed and accredited by the Tech Partnership – a network that brings together employers, educators and government and is the recognised UK authority on digital skills. The course enables students to gain practical experience working on real world business challenges and is taught in conjunction with the School of Business and Economics, providing experienced teaching and support. The course is supported by a partnership of over 1000 leading industry employers including BA, BBC, BT, The Cabinet Office, Cisco, Deloitte, Ford, Fujitsu, HP, IBM, ITV, LogicaCMG, The Met Office, Morgan Stanley, Norwich Union, Royal Bank of Scotland, Sainsbury’s, Symantec and Unilever. ITMB students have the opportunity to attend our regular Industry Insight Lecture Series, delivered by leading companies. ITMB students are also able to take part in the yearly Tech Partnership event, attended by over 200 students from across the country, and over 50 companies each year.