Taught course

Information Studies

Robert Gordon University · School of Creative and Cultural Business

Entry requirements

You do not require any formal academic qualifications but will require appropriate work experience.

Months of entry


Course content

This innovative course provides flexible entry to an education in the library and information management field.

It has been designed as an access route for those with work experience in the sector who do not currently have the necessary educational qualifications in this area. It allows them to gain access to Masters Degree courses in Information and Library Studies and Information Management and also enhances professional career development.
The entire course is delivered online, allowing you to study at a time to suit yourself and to interact with tutors and fellow students from all over the world.

Information for international students

Postgraduate courses normally require an IELTS score of 6.5 with a minimum of 5.5 in all 4 components. Some of our courses require a different level of English. Please check our course pages for specific details. Test reports are valid for a period of 2 years and can be used as proof of English for admission if valid on the start date of your course.

Fees and funding

UK students
International students

For more information on funding visit our website.

Qualification, course duration and attendance options

  • GradCert
    9 months
    • Online learningis available for this qualification
    part time
    9 months
    • Online learningis available for this qualification

Course contact details

Postgraduate Admissions
+44 (0) 1224 262728