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Management Information Systems (Ghana)

The MSc Management Information Systems (Ghana) is a research-informed and practice-oriented master's programme in information systems and management delivered in Accra, Ghana, in collaboration with the University of Ghana Business School, one of the best business schools in Africa.
This programme offers students in West Africa the opportunity to enjoy high-standard, British, postgraduate education on their doorstep. The modules are delivered by academics from Henley Business School, supported by staff from the University of Ghana Business School.

The programme will prepare you for the fast-growing professional world of information management, which relates to the strategic use of information to create and maximise the value of business activity.

You will enhance your capability to apply knowledge and skills in planning, managing, designing and implementing IT-based solutions in business.

Students will develop skills in research, analysis, information handling, problem-solving, teamwork and communication, while benefiting from an environment that fosters creativity.


This programme prepares graduates for careers that require an understanding of both business and ICT, such as business analyst, systems analyst, consultant, and IT project manager.

In the world of fast-changing technologies, a solid understanding of how IT enables business change is important, which this programme provides. It will also prepare you to embark on PhD programmes in the area of information systems.

This programme is suitable for those who wish to pursue careers in information-intensive organisations, which require strategic deployment of technologies and methods to support operations and decision-making in specialist domains.

Entry requirements

MSc: You are normally required to have a good undergraduate honours degree (or equivalent from a university outside the UK).

IELTS: 6.5 overall with no element less than 5.5 (or equivalent).

Course modules

* Business informatics

* Research methods

* Business domain and requirements analysis

* Business service design (Ghana)

* MSc dissertation (management information systems) (Ghana)

Assessment methods

Exams, dissertation and individual and group assignments.


Course fees will cover the cost of your tuition. Some courses will require additional payments for field trips and extra resources. You will also need to budget for your accommodation and living costs. See our information on living costs for more details.


Qualification Study mode Start month Fee Fee locale Course duration
MSc Full-time £ 7,200 (Whole course) Home/EU 1 Years
MSc Full-time £ 7,200 (Whole course) International 1 Years
MSc Part-time Home/EU 2 Years
MSc Part-time International 2 Years
MSc Full-time September 2019 7,200 (Whole course) International 12 Months

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