Master of Information Management

Victoria Business School

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Master of Information Management

Victoria Business School

Advance your career in Wellington or Auckland

With the profusion of data and the rapid emergence of new technologies in today's digital world, effective management of information systems is vital to any successful organisation.

Get a valuable specialist qualification that builds on your IT knowledge and experience. Victoria's MIM is New Zealand’s premier Master’s qualification designed for IT professionals like you who want to move into senior management roles. Courses are based on leading-edge research and in-depth case analysis to give you fresh insights into modern information management.

Take advantage of the MIM's flexible learning options to focus on your personal career aspirations.

Get the skills

Gain the analytical, communication and decision-making skills essential to build a successful career in information management. You'll develop your managerial abilities and learn to use research-based frameworks and tools to help you understand, diagnose and solve real-world information problems. Gain skills that are now in high demand worldwide—in government, business and in not-for-profit organisations.

Choose your city

You can study Information Management at Victoria's Pipitea campus in Wellington's CBD, or at our new premises in downtown Auckland. Students attend dual-venue seminars that combine face-to-face discussions and video-conferencing via live streaming.

Master of Information Management

  • Starts: 5 Mar 2018, 4 Mar 2019
  • Type: Coursework and case study project
  • Location: On campus (Pipitea, Wellington and Kitchener Street, Auckland)
  • Complete: 180 points (11 courses)
  • Entry: Bachelor's degree and five years' work experience, or extensive work experience

Qualification family structure

The Master of Information Management is part of a tiered family of qualifications:

  • Master of Information Management
  • Postgraduate Diploma in Information Management
  • Postgraduate Certificate in Information Management

Choose the qualification that suits your career goals, time constraints and financial situation.

Staircasing allows movement in both directions—if you begin by enrolling in the Certificate or Diploma programme you can continue on to complete your Master's. Or if you enrol in the Master's but can't complete it, for whatever reason, you may have enough points to be awarded a Certificate or Diploma.


Get prepared for promotion to a higher-level management position like chief information officer, chief technology officer, chief digital officer or other senior roles in the management of information services and information systems. Or you might use your knowledge to create your own online startup.

Graduates with Master’s degrees in management and information technology are in high demand and are among New Zealand’s highest earners five years after the completion of their degrees.


You can look for scholarships based on your level of study, subject area and background.

Employer support

The capability boost you get from doing an MIM means your employer may be willing to pay some or all of your costs. Many students are reimbursed their study fees for every course they pass.

This school offers programs in:
  • English

Last updated August 8, 2017
Duration & Price
This course is Campus based
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Mar. 5, 2018
4 semesters
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Jan. 20, 2018
Trimester 1 – 20 January 2018
New Zealand - Wellington
Start date: Mar. 5, 2018
Application deadline Jan. 20, 2018
Trimester 1 – 20 January 2018
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Mar. 5, 2018
New Zealand - Wellington
Application deadline Jan. 20, 2018
Trimester 1 – 20 January 2018
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Information Management - a qualification for IT professionals