University of Strathclyde

University of Strathclyde

Information Management

The course assumes no prior knowledge or experience of information systems and is designed to allow you to apply existing skills and knowledge regardless of background; the course is also relevant if students have a computing or technology focused 1st degree and wish to develop complementary business and management skills or specialise in information management.

Entry requirements

A good 1st degree equivalent to a 1st or 2nd Class Honours degree from a UK university; applicants whose 1st language is not English are normally required to have a TOEFL score of 600 (250 in computer based test); or IELTS score of 6.5.

Course modules

Information systems architecture; database and web systems development; information retrieval and access; information law; business analytics; research methods; organisation of knowledge.

Assessment methods

An individual research project on an approved topic, which allows students to pursue an area of specific interest, providing scope for original thought, research and presentation.

Sponsorship information

SAAS (Scottish students only).


Qualification Study mode Start month Fee Course duration
MSc Full-time £ 3,400 per Academic year (home fees) 12 months
MSc Full-time £ 14,800 per Academic year (overseas fees) 12 months
PgDip Full-time £ 3,400 per Academic year (home fees) 9 months
PgDip Full-time £ 14,800 per Academic year (overseas fees) 9 months

Campus details

Campus name Town Postcode Region Main campus Campus Partner
University of Strathclyde Glasgow G1 1XQ Scotland

Key information

Telephone number: 
0141 548 3195