Taught course

Informatics (Taught in Beijing)

University of Reading · Henley Business School

Entry requirements

You are normally required to have a good second class (2.2) or above honours degree (or equivalent from a university outside the UK) in an information-rich discipline – for example computer science, engineering, biology or health.

Months of entry


Course content

* Approved by the Ministry of Education of China and taught at the Beijing Institute of Technology
* Benefit from an excellent opportunity to gain a British postgraduate-level education while living and working in China
* Learn scientific principles and approaches related to the gathering, processing and use of information value within businesses
* Suitable for careers in information management and technology consulting

About the Department

Information Management and Digital Business at Reading

If you come to Henley Business School to take one of our Information Management and Digital Business programmes you’ll be joining one of the world’s leading business schools. We are consistently ranked among the world’s top 50 business schools by the Financial Times and The Economist and we hold triple-accredited status.

You’ll learn from internationally recognised members of staff who have held senior information management roles in industry and academia, as well as from guest speakers from leading businesses and industry. You’ll also be able to take advantage of our staff’s business networks across multiple sectors, giving you unrivalled opportunities to get involved in real-world projects.

The practical emphasis of our programmes has been recognised by BCS (The Chartered Institute for IT), and stems from our research-informed and practice-oriented approach to information management, integrating business strategy and technology solutions.

We are committed to attracting only the strongest applicants, to develop outstanding professionals and business leaders. You can be certain that our staff will work hard to bring out the very best in you, to develop a range of transferable business skills and technical knowledge that will enable you to achieve your career goals and aspirations.

Information for international students

IELTS: 5.5 overall with no element less than 5.0 (or equivalent).

Fees and funding

UK students
Please see the website for fee information per year
International students
Please see the website for fee information per year

Qualification and course duration


part time
36 months
full time
12 months

Course contact details

Global Recruitment Team