Taught course

Information Management and Digital Business - Big Data in Business

Institution
University of Reading · Henley Business School
Qualifications
MSc

Entry requirements

You are expected to hold an upper second-class bachelors degree from a UK university, or an equivalent qualification from an internationally-recognised university.

Prior knowledge or experience of your chosen subject area is not required. We welcome applications from recent university graduates from a wide range of disciplines.

Months of entry

September

Course content

The Big Data in Business pathway will provide you with the knowledge and skills to understand and direct the strategic use of the vast amounts of information being generated by businesses today.

Commercial focus

Our students learn to develop a strategic approach to managing Big Data in business, through the analysis of business problems as well as understanding different approaches to business intelligence. Through this, they are able to create usable business intelligence to create competitive advantage for their organisation.

After you’ve graduated

Our graduates have will leave us with the knowledge and skills necessary to analyse and manage Big Data to benefit business in a variety of sectors.

Not sure which of the four MSc Information Management pathways to choose from? Apply for the one that you feel fits you better. You will be able to change the pathway within the first few weeks of your arrival at the university.

Information for international students

IELTS: 6.5 overall with no element less than 5.5 (or equivalent).

Students completing the one of our pre-sessional courses would be allowed entry onto this programme with an overall score of 6.0.

Fees and funding

UK students
£11,000 per year (full-time)
International students
£18,450 per year (full-time)

Qualification, course duration and attendance options

  • MSc
    part time
    24-36 months
    • Campus-based learningis available for this qualification
    full time
    12 months
    • Campus-based learningis available for this qualification

Course contact details

Name
Global Recruitment Team
Email
student.recruitment@reading.ac.uk
Phone
+44(0)118 378 7593