Program Highlights

A selection of specialization courses such as data mining in the big data era, data science principles, cyber threats and their prevention, and more.
Our graduates are integrated into key positions and management positions in leading companies and corporations in the economy.
The studies are in collaboration with SAP and the Israel Information Technology Bureau


The rapid development of new technologies has the modern business landscape in a state of constant change, with increasingly advanced information systems posing unique challenges. Professionals in this field are required to continuously deepen their knowledge, develop new tools, and gain practical experience to meet the demands of information technology management in the era of Big Data.

Navigating today’s complex business-tech environment takes both managerial business fundamentals and an understanding of the latest advanced business analytics. Organizations are integrating new information technologies at a rapid pace, expanding their business activities and processes. Information technology is now a central pillar of every modern organization, from start-ups to massive corporations.

The Information Systems Management and Data Science MBA specialization at Ono Academic College deals with the most innovative topics in business and technology at the cutting edge of the field. As digital transformation continues to accelerate, there is an increasing demand for managers in a variety of technological roles.

Students in the program will learn how to manage these advanced information system technologies in a business context, how to analyze data, and how to understand and apply the latest principles in the industry, including cybersecurity, BI, machine learning, AI, and more. 

Those who complete the program receive a certificate indicating their specialization in addition to their diploma.


The program can be completed in just one year!

Program courses include:

  • Introduction to Data Science in the Era of Big Data
  • Applications of Business Insight-BI Systems
  • Excel Applications and Decision-Making Models
  • Introduction to Cyber Defense Tools
  • Principles of ERP Systems and their Application in SAP
  • Information Systems and Digital Strategy
  • Applications in Data Science
  • Value Creation and Marketing Strategy
  • Business Strategy
  • Organizational Management
  • The Basics of Financial Management
  • Managing Business Negotiations
  • Entrepreneurship and Business Innovation
  • Positive Leadership in Management
  • Financial Statements Analysis
  • Public and Corporate Governance
  • Game Theory and Risk Management
  • Business Law and Financial Enforcement
  • Labor Law and Ethics for Managers
I Believe
Eran Shmidt Deputy Manager of SpaceIL Program
The Graduate degree at the Ono Academic College inspired me to dream big.
I Believe
Prof. Ofir Ben-Assuli
In the Information Systems Management and Data Science specialization, the principles of the technological revolution are taught, but also implemented and demonstrated, which includes the principles of Business Analytics and Data Science, the integration of Business Intelligence, the principles of technological entrepreneurship and management alongside the challenges of emerging information technology developments and cyber defense.

Our Program Graduates Speak

"The learning experience in this program was excellent for me. I studied for my degree while balancing full-time work, home, and family. As a college student, I received personal attention and support from a diverse and professional academic staff and administrators who gave me the practical tools to create, initiate, and develop both personally and professionally."
Noam Shahar
Manager of Procurement, Tenders, and Contracts - Ministry of Welfare and Social Security
"My studies succeeded in sharpening my skills and directing me toward managerial positions at large companies, opening many new horizons for me. The professionalism of the lecturers and the study program prepared me for success in the world of business."
Raz Namni
Information Security and Regulation Consultant - Phoenix Insurance Company

Admission Requirements

Direct admission:

Undergraduate degree from a recognized academic institution with an average of 80 or higher.

Weighted acceptance:

A: Undergraduate degree from a recognized academic institution averages between 70-79 and passing an admissions interview.

B: Undergraduate degree from a recognized academic institution and passing an admissions interview and relevant managerial/professional/employment experience.

Or, with an Undergraduate degree from abroad, an attachment certificate from the Ministry of Education, the Division for the Evaluation of Degrees and Diplomas must be attached. Phone: 02-5601684.

* Applications of graduates of academic institutions abroad (including affiliates) will be examined in each case individually

More About the Program

If your dream is to manage in a digitally advanced environment, fund a start-up, and formulate in-depth and groundbreaking innovative strategies, this is the program for you. Technology is a significant tool for the consumption, production, sharing, and analysis of data, information, and knowledge for managers and employees alike. The consumption of technology encompasses us in every field. The main goal of the internship is to impart knowledge in the management of technologies and information systems. In this framework, students will be provided with professional, applied, and theoretical knowledge and educated on current trends by lecturers with extensive professional-managerial experience and from the perspectives of a variety of management levels.

Another goal of the internship is to train entrepreneurial executives whose business ability and understanding are necessary to navigate an ever-advancing and ever-changing technological business environment. This specialization combines courses both from the world of technology management and information systems and from the world of technological entrepreneurship. Among the study topics are Introduction to Data Science in the Big Data Age, applications in Data Science, applications of B.I. business insight systems, new product development, cyber threats and their prevention, and more.

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