Taught course

Information Management

Robert Gordon University · Aberdeen Business School

Entry requirements

The course is ideal for students who possess an undergraduate honours degree in any discipline. Other qualifications and experience will be considered with entry being subject to the University's judgement that the person has reasonable expectation of being able to fulfil the requirements of the award.

All international students, for whom English is not their first language, must provide evidence of linguistic ability, by gaining either IELTS 6.5 or its equivalent in TOEFL prior to receiving an unconditional offer of a place on the course.

Months of entry

January, September

Course content

Our MSc Information Management degree has been developed with employer feedback and close consultation from practitioners and professional bodies.

Our Librarianship and Information Management courses are rated highly within The Complete University Guide subject tables.

The MSc Information Management has been designed to meets the requirements of students who are new to the subject as well as those who are seeking to enhance their existing levels of professional aptitude. The course will develop your abilities with relevant academic knowledge and practical skills, preparing you for career opportunities within the field of Information Management. The course is available to study online by supported distance learning. We are part of iSchool - the world's leading group of Information Science departments.

Student comments...

“The course has contributed massively to my professional and personal confidence”.

“A good variety of further readings were also provided that I can delve into and reference anytime according to my interests or based on needs arising at my work. I found this support was very helpful in getting me on a continuous lifelong learning path even after the modules ended”.

Information for international students

For more information, international student should visit our International Office website: www.rgu.ac.uk/international

Fees and funding

UK students
For more information visit www.rgu.ac.uk/infomanagement
International students
For more information visit www.rgu.ac.uk/infomanagement

For Academic Year 2017/2018

All Students
• £3,310 Stage 1
• £3,310 Stage 2
• £2,200 MSc Dissertation Stage

Qualification and course duration


distance learning
36 months


distance learning
24 months


distance learning
18 months


AssessmentWhat kind of work will I be doing? (proportionally)
Written/ formal examinations30
Written coursework / continuous assessment70

Course contact details

Postgraduate Admissions
+44 (0)1224 26 2209