Taught course

Information Management

Institution
University of Strathclyde · Department of Computer and Information Sciences
Qualifications
MScPGDip

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Entry requirements

Minimum second class honours degree or international equivalent.

Months of entry

September

Course content

In the era of big data, our professional graduates are driving the information society and digital economy as leaders, innovators, and managers in the areas of business, data, and technology.

This professionally accredited course has been developed in close consultation with industry practitioners and professional bodies and is equally suitable for those who are new to the subject and also those looking to enhance their existing knowledge and gain a professional qualification.

Core subjects include business systems analysis, data analytics, strategy, information law and an introduction to cutting-edge technologies

Spanning computer and information sciences, business, and management science, this programme will provide you with the professional skills and knowledge to successfully:

  • identify and analyse organisational business information needs
  • contribute to the strategic development of information management capabilities within an organisation
  • develop and deploy emerging information and communication technologies
  • manage high-value enterprise information resources

On completion, you'll have gained:

  • high demand business, data, and technology knowledge and skills
  • direct entry to two internationally affiliated professional bodies – the Chartered Institute of Library and Information Professionals, and the Chartered Management Institute

You'll also develop other valuable transferable skills including effective presentation and writing research reports, which will further enhance your skills as an information leader.

Information for international students

You must have an English language minimum score of IELTS 6.0 (with no component below 5.5).

Fees and funding

UK students
£9,050
International students
£20,650

Qualification, course duration and attendance options

  • MSc
    full time
    12 months
    • Campus-based learningis available for this qualification
  • PGDip
    full time
    9 months
    • Campus-based learningis available for this qualification

Course contact details

Name
PGT Admissions Team
Email
science-masters@strath.ac.uk
Phone
+44 (0)141 574 5147