Aberystwyth University

Aberystwyth University

Information Management and Leadership

This course is designed to deepen students understanding of information and resource management, enterprise and librarianship. Students are encouraged to work creatively and independently on their chosen areas of study. In addition to subject-specific skills and knowledge, students have the opportunity to undertake personal development and develop a set of widely-applicable professional skills to help them in any workplace, information-related or otherwise.

Entry requirements

A 2.2 Honours degree with a final average of at least 56.5% or above (or its equivalent) in a relevant discipline plus a minimum of 6 weeks work experience in an information resource environment. Candidates with equivalent experience and qualifications are considered.

Assessment methods

The taught part of the course is delivered and assessed through lectures, student seminars, practical exercises, case studies, course work and formal examinations. Successful completion allows the award of a Diploma. The subsequent successful submission of your dissertation leads to the award of a Master's.


Qualification Study mode Fee Course duration
MSc Full-time £ 5,600 per Academic year (home fees) 12 months
MSc Full-time £ 11,250 per Academic year (overseas fees) 12 months
MSc Part-time £ 2,800 per Academic year (home fees) 24 months
MSc Part-time £ 11,750 per Academic year (overseas fees) 24 months

Campus details

Campus name Town Postcode Region Main campus Campus Partner
Penglais Campus Aberystwyth SY23 3AR Wales

Key information

Department of Information Studies
Telephone number: 
01970 622188