Taught course

Information Management with Placement

University of Strathclyde · Department of Computer and Information Sciences

Entry requirements

Minimum second class honours degree or international equivalent.

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; and
  • project management.

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.

Information for international students

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

Qualification and course duration


full time
15 months

Course contact details

+44 (0)141 548 3096