MSc Data Analytics & Information Systems Management

Our MSc Data Analytics & Information Systems Management course covers the most vital topics and practices in Big Data and ISM, while helping you perfect your management and leadership abilities in this sector.

Course details

Big data holds the potential for big career opportunities, especially as today’s organisations now hold more information about their business environments than at any time in history. Add to that today’s increasing focus on data about consumer preferences, the supply chain, and sales forecasting, and you can see why leading employers are actively seeking professionals with advanced skills in big data and information systems management.
  • Mode of study: online
  • Intake: Intakes: September, January, April
  • Course length: 1 year
  • Course fee: 9500 per year

Arden University London

Course overview

Whether you’re already leading a team of data analysts, or want to take on a higher management position in your current organisation, this course has been designed to help you achieve your professional ambitions. 


Entry requirements

To be eligible for this Data Analytics and Information Systems Management MSc course at Arden university you must normally have:

  • A UK Honours Degree at a minimum of second class (2.2) or equivalent


The specialist knowledge and broader management skills you’ll develop on this course open up a variety of professional roles related to information systems and data analysis. Whether you decide to progress with your current employer or take on a new challenge after graduating, the choice is yours. 

Here are just a few of the roles you could move into after completing this course:

  • Information Systems Manager
  • Functional Manager
  • Service Delivery manager
  • Systems Manager
  • Senior Data Analyst
  • Statistician
  • IT Risk
  • Business Intelligence Specialist
  • Data Manager


By helping you develop the skills and knowledge you need to demonstrate advanced management capabilities, we’re preparing you for the next step in your professional career. Alongside this, you’ll build on your communication, planning, and decision-making skills, showing future employers that you’re a well-rounded and cutting-edge professional.

  • Data Design
  • Data Handling and Decision Making
  • Data Visualisation and Interpretation
  • IS and Business Strategy Alignment
  • Technology and Trend Monitoring
  • Project and Portfolio Management
  • Research Project