Middlesex University

Middlesex University

Business Information Systems Management

Students on this course examine how information systems can be used strategically by organisations, such as web-based information systems and knowledge management systems. The course focuses on the quality management process of implementing and maintaining systems, as well as focusing on the strategy, legal and regulatory implications of information systems.

Entry requirements

Good honours degree, or equivalent qualification, in an appropriate subject. We also consider candidates with other relevant qualifications and individuals with a minimum of 3 years' work experience. Those without formal qualifications need to demonstrate relevant work experience and the ability to study at postgraduate level. Applicants must have competence in English language and we normally require grade C GCSE or an equivalent qualification. The most common English language requirements for international students are IELTS 6.5 (with minimum 6.0 in all 4 components) or TOEFL internet based 87 (with at least 21 in listening and writing, 22 in speaking and 23 in reading).

Course modules

Core modules: information systems quality management; postgraduate computing project; regulation of electronic commerce and information technology; information system strategy and management. Optional modules: data management for decision support; knowledge management strategies.

Assessment methods

Assessment methods include group and/or individual coursework, presentations and an unseen examination. In general, the coursework component of each module accounts for 30 per cent � 50 per cent of the module grade while the unseen examination accounts for 50 per cent- 70 per cent depending on the nature of the module.�


Qualification Study mode Fee Course duration
MSc Full-time £ 8,000 per Academic year (home fees) 1 years
MSc Full-time £ 12,000 per Academic year (overseas fees) 1 years
MSc Part-time £ 48 per Credit (home fees) 2 years

Campus details

Campus name Town Postcode Region Main campus Campus Partner
Hendon Campus Barnet NW4 4BT South East

Key information

Telephone number: 
020 8411 5555