Taught course

Information Management - Big Data in Business

University of Reading · Henley Business School

Entry requirements

Applications are expected from a wide range of information-rich disciplines. Applicants are a mix of recent university graduates, looking to acquire practical tools to support employability, or industry professionals from the field, looking to strengthen their academic rationale. Some business experience is an advantage.

Months of entry


Course content

Increased use of information and communications technologies (ICT), increased integration of data sources, and the development of complex analytical techniques has increasingly supported organisations to process large volumes of data.

About the programme

Our students learn to apply their knowledge and skills to design technologybased solutions to application domains in business and management. They also gain a thorough understanding of management and leadership issues to enable them to work effectively within a variety of organisations.

What it gives you

Our graduates possess the knowledge and skills necessary to analyse and manage Big Data to benefit business in a variety of sectors. The programme will enable you to understand the strategic use and competitive advantage of the vast amounts of information being generated by businesses today.

Information for international students

Henley Business School Information Management programmes require an IELTS score of 6.5 (with no element below 5.5).

Qualification and course duration


part time
36 months
full time
12 months

Course contact details

Postgraduate Recruitment Office
+44(0)118 378 7593