University of St Andrews

University of St Andrews

Management and Information Technology

Expertise in information and project management is essential in any modern managerial role. This course provides you with the knowledge and the analytical and critical skills needed to manage the information and communication technologies that underpin all successful business practice.

Entry requirements

A good undergraduate Honours degree (2.1 or above), in an arts, or social sciences discipline, and significant experience (work or voluntary) in this area; all applicants whose 1st language is not English, require IELTS level 7, or TOEFL IBT of 100.

Course modules

Up to 3 of the following 4 management modules can be studied: Strategic management; corporate finance and accounting in a global context; marketing (principles and practice); managing human resources. All students have a choice of information technology modules in each semester. Students complete a whole year module: Master core skills. Summer: Extended individual project/dissertation.

Assessment methods

MSc: Assessed during 9 months of ongoing coursework and the completion of a supervised project and dissertation of up to 15,000 words.

Sponsorship information

Carnegie-Cameron bursaries; entrant accommodation bursary; Formula Santander postgraduate scholarship; recent graduate discount; Thomas and Margaret Roddan Trust bursary.


Qualification Study mode Fee Course duration
MSc Full-time £ 9,340 per Academic year (home fees) 12 months
MSc Full-time £ 19,300 per Academic year (overseas fees) 12 months
MSc Full-time £ 9,340 per Academic year (EU fees) 12 months

Campus details

Campus name Town Postcode Region Main campus Campus Partner
University of St Andrews St Andrews KY16 9AX Scotland

Key information

Postgraduate Secretary
Telephone number: 
01334 463253