Welcome to the Department of Information Systems

“We are the Information Systems Department of choice for IS teaching, learning & research”

The Department of Information Systems at the University of the Western Cape is one of the largest academic Information Systems departments in South Africa. In our department, focus is placed on the discipline of organisational systems and information management . Our department provides a learning experience for students who become employers and employees that provide dynamic contributions to the digital era. Our offerings form part of the undergraduate and postgraduate degrees offered by the Faculty of Economic and Management Sciences in order to equip our future leader for the global transformation and 21st century skills requirements.

Our vision

We aim to enable a dynamic and evolving culturally diverse academic environment that embodies critical thinking skills and provides thought leadership in the digital era. We are dedicated to providing students with a stimulating academic offer allowing them to be well placed to participate in the 21st century knowledge economy.