The ITMB degree has been developed by e-Skills UK as a collaboration between some of the UK’s leading companies and universities. The BSc(Eng) ITMB degree gives you a broad knowledge of the IT industry, ensuring that you obtain both technical and business knowledge and skills. This degree contains systems and software elements, including Fundamentals of Web Technology and Computer Systems and Networks, alongside key business modules such as Fundamentals of Management, Marketing and Financial Accounting. Core to this degree is the year working in industry; placements are identified with ITMB partners. Industry involvement is fundamental to this degree and this is seen in the unique features offered to you including Guru Lectures, access to business mentors, industry visits and access to the ITMB student and employer community. Graduates of this degree will be ready for roles in IT management, business strategy and planning, system design and IT consultancy.In addition, we hold events which are solely aimed at students on our ITMB degree; the weekly 'Guru Lectures' where students have the opportunity to meet industry practitioners, and two student events where students from other ITMB degrees can meet with employers who are involved in the degrees. Students have the opportunity to attend interview sessions, and enter competitions which involve work experience prizes. This sandwich degree combines academic study with a one-year industrial placement between your second and third years of study. Taking the Industrial Experience option as part of your degree gives you a route to develop real-world, practical problem solving skills in a professional context. This can give you an important edge in the graduate job market. As a leading research School, we have excellent links with industry. We also employ dedicated staff to help you arrange your year in industry. We will provide you with additional training and support in developing professional skills such as interview techniques and CV writing to help you secure a good position.