As the indispensible link between IT and management your decision making ability and sound strategic judgement are crucial. You are the sounding board for senior management on IT and information related issues. In today’s volatile business environment the demand for outstanding IT governance and social responsibility is hard in demand.
The Master of Information Management (MIM) program provides you with the very latest practices and state-of-the-art teaching, to further hone your skills and knowledge. The course conceptualizes the 3 vital areas of successful IT governance: managing the future (strategy), managing change (implementation) and managing the present (operations). These 3 focus areas mold you to confidently allocate and identify the decision rights, and roles & responsibilities amongst different stakeholders.
Our MIM degree is a 19 month, part-time program, comprising 11 modules and a final project.
The MIM program is designed to maximize your career opportunities by offering you
- deeper knowledge of information systems and the alignment between IT and business.
- The depth and scope of the program allows you to:
broaden your understanding of information management
- build your career prospects by applying what you learn to your work
- become an expert in the analysis of management models, organizational structures, business and managment processes and communications structures
develop skills to play a management or advisory role in the design, deployment and operation of information systems and information architecture.
Further, this English taught program provides unique international exposure through its globally recognized faculty and a study trip to Bentley University, USA.
End result: Master’s Degree
Upon successful completion you will receive the degree title Master of Information Management (MIM). As this program is an accredited NVAO (Dutch Flemish Accreditation Organization) degree, you may also use the internationally recognized MSc title instead.
Our Executive Master in Information Management program is aimed at managers who have an average of 9-12 years experience. You will be joining a group of highly ambitious professionals with diverse professional backgrounds. Participants typically have a university or higher vocational education (or equivalent) degree and have a position in functional, technical or general management. With an average age of 38, these busy, ambitious managers lead active personal and professional lives.
The Executive Master of Information Managament is presented in a 3 part framework. The central theme of IT governance runs throughout the program.
1) Managing the future: Strategy
Key to information management for the future: Understanding how corporate strategies will demand new information systems and infrastructures, then planning and integrating these new IT technologies, processes, and innovations.
2) Managing Change: Implementation
Key to deploying new information management processes: Influencing organizational behavior to drive successful change management.
3) Managing the Present: Operations
Key to present-day information management: Maintaining reliable, secure and compliant day-to-day operations that align with corporate growth strategy.
The program itself is built up out of 11 modules and a final project:
Module 1 - Business Research Methods
Module 2 - Information Strategy and Management
Module 3 - Development and Trends in Business Information Systems
Module 4 - Strategic Business Architecture
Module 5 - Management of IT-Based Business Innovation
Module 6 - Business Value and IS Investments
Module 7 - Sourcing IS Services
Module 8 - International Study Trip
Module 9 - Managing Implementation and Organizational Change
Module 10 - Enterprise Governance of IT and Information Security
Module 11 - Special Topics