Taught course

Information and Data Management

Manchester Metropolitan University · Department of Journalism, Information and Communications

Entry requirements

You will normally have an undergraduate UK honours degree (or international equivalent) in any discipline.

Months of entry


Course content

Recognised and approved by the Chartered Institute of Library and Information Professionals (CILIP), this course prepares graduates of all disciplines for a career in the modern information society.

Your study will focus on the design and evaluation of web data and information-based systems and services, and on the use and analysis of data and information in evidence, in research and as an asset in the management of organisations.

You may undertake a placement, which we will help you to source, in information units, libraries and other relevant centres, including large corporations, local government, the National Health Service, financial and legal services. This will provide networking opportunities within the library, information and media industries.

Information for international students

For more information to support your studies in the UK, including course details, how to apply, and living in the UK, please visit www.mmu.ac.uk/international

Fees and funding

Find out more about Postgraduate loans.

Qualification and course duration


full time
12 months
part time
24 months

Further details of qualification

The course is recognised and approved by the Chartered Institute of Library and Information Professionals (CILIP)

Course contact details

Course Enquiries Team
+44 (0)161 247 6969