11 months
19500 GBP/full
19500 GBP/full
Tuition fee
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The Information Capability Management programme offered by the Cranfield University focuses on the value of information and the principles and practice that underlie secure, effective and efficient business systems that exploit information in order to provide business benefit.

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Key facts

There is a need to understand the strategic importance of information and develop agile, effective and secure ways to exploit it to its full potential. 

To do this, effective information capability management must be developed throughout the organisation so that the right information is available to the right people at the right time in an effective, efficient and secure manner. 

The Information Capability Management programme offered by the Cranfield University has been developed to address these important issues.Skilled professionals are needed to enable organisations to realise the strategic benefits that successfully exploiting information can provide. Success in business of all types and in all sectors, both public and private, is dependant on:

  • Understanding the value of information as a strategic asset
  • Developing agile, effective and efficient systems that make this information available
  • Countering cyber threats with appropriate cyber security.


Takes you on to further senior career opportunities and to become one of the next generation of senior professionals delivering business benefit through exploitation of information with skills in appropriate areas including business analysis, strategy development and implementation, information assurance, cyber security, organisational development and strategic application of information systems.


This course is accredited by two professional bodies, the British Computer Society (BCS) and the Chartered Institute of Library and Information Professionals (CILIP), completion of the course can lead to chartered professional status.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Cyber Security and Information Assurance
  • Emerging Technology Monitoring
  • Foundations of Information Systems
  • Methods and Tools for Information Systems Development
  • Organisation Development
  • Professional Issues


Students from Government departments, industry and other organisations within the UK and internationally come together to study and discuss issues and develop skills that will enable solutions now and in the future. 

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 11 months
  • Part-time
    • 48 months
    • Flexible

Start dates & application deadlines

More details

Although there are no set application deadlines, we recommend that you apply as early as possible to secure your place.


180 alternative credits


On Campus

Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA
Lower Second Class

Other requirements

General requirements

  • A first or second class Honours degree or equivalent in science, engineering or mathematics. Alternatively, a lesser qualification together with appropriate work experience may be acceptable.

Tuition Fee

To alway see correct tuition fees
  • International

    19500 GBP/full
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 19500 GBP for the full programme during 11 months.
  • National

    19500 GBP/full
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 19500 GBP for the full programme during 11 months.


  • PgDip Full-time: £15,700
  • PgCert Full-time: £7,850

Living costs for Swindon

700 - 1400 GBP /month
Living costs

The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.


MSc Full-time £20,100

MSc Part-time £20,100 *

PgDip Full-time £16,175

PgDip Part-time £16,175 *

PgCert Full-time £8,100

PgCert Part-time £8,100 *

Studyportals Tip: Students can search online for independent or external scholarships that can help fund their studies. Check the scholarships to see whether you are eligible to apply. Many scholarships are either merit-based or needs-based.

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