BBA Information Management


Academic Year of Entry 2020/21
Mode of Funding Government funded
Admission Code 1019
BBA Information Management
Mode of Study Full time
Indicative Intake Target
(subject to change)
Direct Application Places (Local Students) :

23 for the Department of Information Systems

Non-Local Students Places : Please click here for details.
Normal Duration of Programme 4 years
Programme Website Click here to open
Tuition Fee Click here for more information
Admissions Tutor
Miss Tania Yuenkei LAU
MBusSys, BBusSys
Major Leader
Dr David XU
Stream Advisor
Mrs Rupa BANDYOPADHYAY (Business Intelligence stream)
Stream Advisor
Ms Janet K M YU (Information Systems Auditing stream)
Stream Advisor
Mr Albert Y K CHUNG (Internet Services and Social Networks stream)
MSc, BSc
Stream Advisor
Dr David XU (Data Informatics stream)
General Enquiries
+852 3442 8521
WhatsApp: 56438169
Remark: For JUPAS applicants, the admission code is JS1019

Programme Brochure

Why BBA Information Management?

BBA Information Management (IFMG) aims to nurture smart business professionals.

IFMG IS Double Advantage  

BBA IFMG is a multidiscipline major in nature, and our students will have great flexibilities of first majoring in Information Management and second majoring in functional industry sectors like Accounting, Finance or Marketing within the four year university study period.  Local pillar Industries like financial services, professional services, logistic and trading services are transformed by modern information systems with big data and artificial intelligence. It provides a great opportunity for our graduates to play a major role in this transformation process.

IFMG IS Cutting-edge  

Our students will be equipped with competent knowledge and skills of applying modern information systems (e.g., Artificial Intelligence, Big Data and Cloud Services) for business innovations.  They can participate in the Department organized one-week Smart Business Study Tour to Stanford University and visit AAAF (Apple, Amazon, Alphabet, and Facebook) companies in Silicon Valley, USA, or join one-month Smart Business Project Tour to have visits and work experience in FinTech and/or BAT (Baidu, Alibaba, and Tencent) companies in the region.   

IFMG IS Smart Business

Our students will also have business mind-sets as you will be exposed to new information system business strategies and Internet business models.  You will have knowledge and skills to analyze high growth technology companies and make wise investment decisions.  You will also have good communication and project management skills so as to be qualified for project management jobs in multi-national companies.

IFMG IS a Smart Choice  

Hosted by the largest Information Systems department in Hong Kong and one of the best in research productivity in the world [1], our students can have options to do undergraduate research with faculty members in the Department.  The Department provides Smart Business Scholarship to support our undergraduate students for regional and international business competitions. Our students make business smart with information systems.

IFMG IS Future        -- -- Career Prospects

Our graduates kick start their career as business analysts, data scientists, IT auditors, system analysts and programmers in global banks, consulting, and technology firms (e.g., HSBC, BOC, PWC, Apple, Alibaba, Facebook, Google, IBM, etc.).

In 2018, 99% of our graduates found jobs immediately after graduation, another 1% of graduates went overseas for further studies.  The highest, average, and lowest monthly salaries of our graduates from BBA Information Management were 24K, 18K, and 13K, respectively.

[1] Research Ranking of the Association for Information Systems (

Why BBA Information Management at CityU College of Business?

  1. BBA Information Management offers you:
    • Smart Financial Services, Auditing and Internet Services
    • Social media, mobile apps, big data/artificial intelligence and cloud services for business innovations
    • Flexibilities of choosing streams from Business Intelligence (BI), Information Systems Auditing (ISA), Internet Services and Social Networks (ISSN), and Data Informatics (DI).
    • Flexibility to take a double major in BBA Information Management and Accounting, BBA Information Management and Finance, BBA Information Management and Marketing or BBA Information Management and Business Analysis.
  2. To support the Government’s Smart City Blueprint for the better future of Hong Kong, the BBA Information Management aims to equip students with competent knowledge and skills of applying innovative technologies for business innovation, our students change the way of doing business in Hong Kong and the region.
  3. The Department of Information Systems is committed to nurture smart people for smart business, with careers of the future.  We support our students to choose a second major in the College of Business.
  4. College of Business is among the top four business schools in Asia (
  5. Entrance scholarships up to HK$265,000 are available for elite students (
  6. Overseas exchange and summer programmes are available in over 200 partner universities around the globe! (
  7. Over 80% of students secure local and global internship opportunities in areas including banking, accounting, IT and consulting.

Admission Arrangements for Direct / Non-JUPAS Applicants

Applicants to this programme (admission code: 1019) will be considered for admission to first-year studies in the BBA Information Management programme.

Applicants seeking advanced standing entry can submit an application for the following programme:

  • BBA BBA Information Management (admission code: 1092A)

Click here for the qualifications eligible for advanced standing entry.

Entrance Requirements for Direct / Non-JUPAS Applicants

To be considered for admission, you must satisfy the General Entrance Requirements and have studied a subject related to Mathematics at a high school or post-secondary institution.

Co-curricular Activities and Learning Support

Regularly, we organize “Internet+” study tours to visit new economic companies like AAAF (Amazon, Apple, Alphabet, Facebook) in USA and BAT (Baidu, Alibaba, Tencent) in China.  We are committed to nurture smart people for smart business, with great careers of the future.

Major Curriculum

Please visit the following website for the detailed curriculum:

(Note: The catalogue for the 2019 cohort is for reference only. The 2020 catalogue will be published around July 2020.)