Taught course

Information Management

University of Strathclyde · Department of Computer and Information Sciences

Entry requirements

Minimum entry requirements: UK Bachelor’s degree at 2:1 or higher, or its equivalent if outside the UK.

Applicants whose first language is not English are normally required to have an IELTS score of 6.5.

Months of entry


Course content

Delivered by the top information science school in Scotland and top three in the UK, this is the only dual-recognised information management degree providing graduates with direct entry to two internationally-affiliated professional bodies.

Core subjects include:

  • business systems analysis
  • data analytics
  • strategy and architecture
  • information law
  • introduction to cutting-edge technologies

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.

The course has been developed in close consultation with industry practitioners and professional bodies and is for students who are new to the subject as well as those who looking to enhance their existing levels of knowledge and gain a professional qualification. It also offers the opportunity to undertake an MSc with placement where you'll have the opportunity to work within an organisation to get hands-on practical experience.

This course is delivered by the Department of Computer & Information Sciences. The department is an iSchool member, a partnership of the world's leading information science departments. Our staff are regular contributors to the leading international Information Science Index (ISI) ranked library and information science journals, and are directly engaged in professional practice.

For more information on the course please see the website.

Information for international students

Applicants whose first language is not English are normally required to have an IELTS score of 6.5.

Fees and funding

UK students
Scotland £5,000 Rest of UK £6,000
International students
EU £5,000 Non EU £16,000

For funding information please check the website.

Qualification and course duration


full time
12 months


full time
9 months


full time
4 months

Further details of qualification

PgDip students who attain appropriate standards may transfer to MSc programme. Accredited by the Institute of Information Scientists and the Library Association.

Course contact details

Dr Martin Halvey
+44 (0)141 548 3595