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MSc Management and Information Systems: Change and Development (Distance Learning)
Learn via models and real-world cases while maintaining flexibility of location and work choices.

MSc Management and Information Systems: Change and Development (Distance Learning) / Overview

Year of entry: 2017

Degree awarded
Master of Science
Duration
33 Months. [Part-Time - Distance Learning]
Entry requirements
Applicants should have a good first degree (minimum 2:1 or equivalent) in a relevant discipline from an approved university, and are expected to have one year's full-time or two years' part-time work experience. Admission of candidates who do not meet this criterion may be approved if satisfactory evidence of postgraduate study, research or professional experience can be provided.

Full entry requirements

How to apply
Apply online

Course options

Full-time Part-time Full-time distance learning Part-time distance learning
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Course overview

  • You are interested in becoming a 'hybrid' professional who understands both the job of management and the role of information systems
  • You want to learn via models and real-world cases from developing / emerging economies that will help you lead successful development and implementation of new information systems
  • You want distance learning's flexibility to 'learn while you earn', allowing you to integrate new ideas directly into the workplace

Open days

For details of the next University Postgraduate open day, visit open days and visits

Fees

For entry in the academic year beginning September 2017, the tuition fees are as follows:

  • MSc (part-time distance learning)
    UK/EU students (per annum): £642 per 15 credits £2,564 dissertation
    International students (per annum): £1,208 per 15 credits £4,836 dissertation

The fees quoted above will be fully inclusive for the course tuition, administration and computational costs during your studies.

All fees for entry will be subject to yearly review and incremental rises per annum are also likely over the duration of courses lasting more than a year for UK/EU students (fees are typically fixed for International students, for the course duration at the year of entry). For general fees information please visit: postgraduate fees . Always contact the department if you are unsure which fee applies to your qualification award and method of attendance.

Self-funded international applicants for this course will be required to pay a deposit of £1000 towards their tuition fees before a confirmation of acceptance for studies (CAS) is issued. This deposit will only be refunded if immigration permission is refused. We will notify you about how and when to make this payment.

Scholarships/sponsorships

There are currently no internal scholarships confirmed for distance learning courses but should any become available they will be advertised here so please check this page regularly for more information.

The School of Environment, Education and Development Loyalty Bursary offers a £3,000 reduction in tuition fees to University of Manchester alumni who achieved a 1st and are progressing to a postgraduate taught masters course for September 2017 entry (terms and conditions apply - please contact us for further information).  

See also the University's postgraduate funding database for more funding opportunities.

Contact details

Academic department
School of Environment, Education and Development
Contact name
Caoimhe McDermott
Telephone
+44 (0) 161 275 0969
Email
Website
http://www.seed.manchester.ac.uk/
Academic department overview
See: The School .