Manchester Metropolitan University

Manchester Metropolitan University

Information Systems

Aiming to equip you whether you want to work in the IT industry, are already employed in it, or anticipate a research path ahead, this course allows a breadth of study while allowing for some specialisation through unit choice and project. It is possible to transfer between MSc Information Systems and MSc Computing as you develop your own interests in IT. Supported by a dedicated team of technical staff, the School has excellent computing facilities including specialist Mac and PC laboratories with industry standard software and a state-of-the-art computer usability lab. Research in the school was rated highly in the most recent national Research Assessment Exercise, with some of our research rated as world leading.

Entry requirements

Applicants will normally have at least a 2nd Class Honours degree in a non-computing subject; or a good sub-degree qualification in computing and substantial work experience in computing.

Course modules

Modules include: Object oriented and web programming; information and digital media systems; information systems management and strategy; MSc information systems project; data science; enterprise programming; mobile and ubiquitous computing.

Assessment methods

Assessment is based on coursework, examination and dissertation.


Qualification Study mode Fee Course duration
MSc Full-time - 1 years
MSc Part-time - 3 years

Campus details

Campus name Town Postcode Region Main campus Campus Partner
Manchester Campus Manchester M15 6BH North West

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