Entry requirements

Every application is different. If you’re not sure whether you meet the entry requirements, or you have any questions, contact LIBF for advice.

Typical offer

  • Previous undergraduate study
    2:2 honours degree – or equivalent – from a recognised institution.
  • Work experience and professional qualifications
    They welcome applications from anyone who can demonstrate relevant professional experience. However, it is important to note that work experience is not a requirement.

English language requirements

  • IELTS: Level 6.5 or above

Months of entry


Course content

Have you ever wondered how businesses make sense of vast amounts of data? LIBF's online MSc Data Management degree course unveils the secrets behind effective data management. From relational databases to cybersecurity, you'll explore the latest trends and technologies shaping the digital landscape. Are you ready to become a data management expert?

Our 100% online learning platform offers unparalleled flexibility. Progress through the course modules at your own pace and fit your studies around your personal and professional commitments. Join a vibrant community of fellow students, alumni, and industry professionals, learning from their experiences and expanding your network. Your journey towards a successful career in data management begins here. Are you ready to take the first step?

Career Opportunities

In today's data-driven world, the demand for professionals with advanced data management skills is skyrocketing. From tech start-ups to global corporations, healthcare to education, the need to transform vast amounts of raw data into actionable insights is critical – and an MSc Data Management can put you at the heart of the demand.

Our course also helps you understand the societal and ethical impacts of data management. These human considerations can set you apart in the job market, demonstrating not just your technical prowess but your understanding of the wider context – a powerful combination in any sector.

Data architect

Be responsible for designing, creating, deploying and managing a company's data architecture to ensure all systems are scalable, reliable, and efficient. Your ability to turn complex data into easily understood structures and diagrams will be crucial. It's a vital role that underpins business growth and innovation.

Database governance analyst

The role of a database governance analyst is vital in organisations where reliable and lawful data handling can mean the difference between success and failure. You'll create an enterprise data governance framework and ensure data quality, protection, privacy, and sensitivity.

Big Data solution architect

As a big data solution architect, you'll design and develop the frameworks that organisations need to handle massive data sets. With knowledge of big data technologies and advanced research methods, you’ll develop strategies that transform large volumes of raw data into valuable business intelligence, driving effective decision-making and process efficiencies.


Want to harness the real power of data? The modules in our MSc Data Management course are designed to help you do just that. You'll navigate the complexities of both relational and NoSQL databases, stay on top of data trends, and manage data-driven projects like a pro. With experts to guide you, you can arm yourself with the skills required for a bright future in data management.

This online postgraduate degree course includes the following modules:

Course Details

  • Concepts in data management
  • Relational and NoSQL databases
  • Advanced research methods
  • Big data technologies
  • Data warehousing, pipelines and orchestration
  • Managing data projects
  • Cyber security and data protection
  • Seminar: ethic and societal considerations in data management
  • Elective
  • Master thesis

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Information for international students

Apply in any of our online degree courses by May 31, 2024, and use the offer code MAY500 to receive £500 off your tuition fees, plus a free iPad to aid your studies.

If you're a postgraduate student, you have the option to apply for a non-means-tested Master's Loan. This loan is available to UK or Irish citizens under the age of 60 who live in England. (Note that different funding rules apply in other parts of the UK.) The Master's Loan can be used to pay for your tuition fees and help with living expenses. The loan will be disbursed directly to your bank account in instalments throughout your studies. Repayment of the loan begins only after you have completed your course and are earning above a certain threshold.

Fees and funding

UK students
£9750 a year full time

UK students


International students


We believe in inclusive education. For self-funded students, flexible payment plans (monthly or annual) ensure that education remains accessible. UK postgraduate students can apply for scholarships.

Qualification, course duration and attendance options

  • MSc
    part time
    18 months
    • Online learningis available for this qualification
    24 months
    • Online learningis available for this qualification
    full time
    12 months
    • Online learningis available for this qualification

Course contact details

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