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Information Management and Business Technology MSc

Key information
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Qualification type

MSc - Master of Science

Subject areas

Information Management Business Information Technology

Course type

Taught

Course Summary

The MSc Information Management and Business Technology programme has been designed with partners from industry to produce graduates who understand the professional, managerial and technical dimensions of information management and business technology. Information management is a critical success factor affecting almost any organization. In today's digital age, the speedy and accurate sharing of the right information to the right people is essential for success. It is an aspect of business management that cuts across business functions and has multiple implications for the challenges facing organizations today, from harnessing big data, to managing employees and complying with data protection legislation. The MSc Information Management and Business Technology programme will enable you to develop key skills that employers value, including managing business relationships, IT systems, data science projects and information architecture to name a few. It is designed to develop you into a ‘hybrid’ manager who is able to bridge the gap between technical and managerial perspectives and is equipped with the technical, professional and management knowledge and skills needed by employers. You will be taught by experts in information management who ensure that all teaching is informed by the latest commercial best practice and academic research. We take pride in teaching you how relevant and inspiring research can be used in practice to solve real world problems. The use of guest lecturers from industry and not-for-profit organisations helps to embed this real world perspective. Information Management and Business Technology MSc programme has been developed with industry to address the short-fall in hybrid managers and so doing, to provide graduates with hybrid information management and business technology knowledge and experience.

Different course options

Full time | Loughborough University | 1 year | OCT-18

Study mode

Full time

Duration

1 year

Start date

OCT-18

Modules

This module comes under semester 2. The aim of this module is to give students an understanding of how to manage projects and their risks for both the individual managing their own and for the team leader managing a larger-scale project. The emphasis is on getting a quality product or service delivered on time and within budget.

Tuition fees

UK fees
Course fees for UK / EU students

For this course (per year)

£7,750

Average for all Postgrad courses (per year)

£5,202

International fees
Course fees for non-UK / EU students

For this course (per year)

£17,100

Average for all Postgrad courses (per year)

£12,227

Entry requirements

Students need to have a good honours degree (2:2 or higher), preferably in a business or information technology-related subject, from a UK university or equivalent.

Department profile

Internationally Recognised Global Leader Loughborough University’s School of Business and Economics is recognised as an international global leader. Placed firmly in the elite 1% of business schools in the world to hold AACSB, EQUIS and AMBA accreditation, it is consistently ranked as a Top-10 UK business school by national league tables. Here we offer much more than just postgraduate degrees; our programmes are designed to meet the needs...more

University information

Loughborough University offers an award-winning student experience, set on a single-site 438-acre campus full of green spaces, academic buildings, student accommodation and sports facilities. Loughborough offer taught and research programmes to more than 4,000 postgraduate students in London, on a brand-new campus on Queen Elizabeth Olympic Park. Research and teaching are blended to provide a consistently highly rated teaching...more

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