Business school of Aston University launched a new postgraduate programme. Master course in information systems and business analysis (MSc in Information Systems and Business Analysis) is the first educational program of its kind in the UK. It was developed after consultation with representatives of the various sectors of international business. The aim of the course is to give students an expert understanding of how information systems support the business and business processes. Upon completion of training, graduates can work in a number of areas as consultants, managers, and business analysts. The basic requirements for entering this course include diploma with good grades, two professional references, one of which must be academic, with a high level of knowledge of the English language. Full-time course lasts 1 year, part – time- 2 years. The first set of students will begin in October of this year.