Kingston University London - Information Systems MSc

Kingston University London

Information Systems MSc

This course examines the design, development, and management of information systems. You will study how information is used in organizations in making improved value chains and decision-making, in an environment of high-tech innovation, knowledge engineering, and business intelligence. You will be trained to recognize and welcome change in the business and information environment created by social, economic, political, and technical developments. Input from industry professionals and the Big Data group will give concrete and practical context to your studies. You will acquire Agile qualifications as you

develop skills for managing large and small IT projects.

Reasons to choose Kingston University

  • Course content is informed by an industrial advisory board, ensuring what you learn will meet the demands of business and industry.
  • You will be able to tailor your studies to suit your career, industry background, or the requirements of your organization.
  • The project/dissertation, through which you will study an area of interest in-depth, can be an excellent selling point when you seek a job or promotion.

Entry Requirements

  • A 2:2 or above honours degree or equivalent in an IS/IT subject or substantial work experience.
  • IELTS academic test in English with an


    overall score of 6.5,




    no element below 6.0

Career Prospects

After completing Information Systems MSc graduate destinations for this and similar courses include:

  • data manager at the British University Video Council, London;

  • expert system analyst at Broadcasting Data Services, London;

  • information age position at the Ministry of Defence, London;

  • information systems manager at the Peabody Trust, London;

  • IT manager at AMB Engineering Ltd, Berkshire;

  • operations manager (e-commerce) at the Automobile Association; and

  • technology manager at the BBC, Cardiff.

Course Details

This course gives you the chance to study a range of information systems topics, enabling you to operate at the interface of business and IT.

The project/dissertation gives you the chance to study an area of interest in greater depth and gain valuable research skills. It is usually relevant to your career so provides an excellent selling point when you are looking for a job or promotion.

If you are an overseas student, we will help you to carry out a project either based in your home country or that will be of specific relevance when you return home.

The teaching staff is research active, which keeps your learning cutting-edge.

  • The taught modules aim to prepare you for the job market. Alongside your academic studies, you gain skills  n:

    problem solving and organisation;

  • data collation, review and synopsis;

  • communication (oral, written and electronic);

  • time management; and

  • co-operation and teamwork.


Business in Practice
IT and Entrepreneurship
Agile Project Development
Databases and Data Management
Project Dissertation

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