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  • 18 months
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Go further in your career through a specialised Masters degree in Information Management at RMIT University that equips graduates with world-class technical skills and an in-depth understanding of current industry practices in the field of information management

About

Throughout this professionally accredited program, you'll learn the skills to address key issues faced by information professionals including managing new information opportunities, using IT solutions for accessing digital information, supporting clients in their information needs and managing the impact of new information-based products and services.

This Information Management program at RMIT University is valued by industry and students for the blend of theoretical knowledge and practical application at the core of the program's design. 

Throughout this professionally accredited program, you'll learn practical and managerial skills to prepare you for work as an information professional such as librarian, archivist or records manager.

Career

  • information, document and records managers
  • librarians
  • archivists
  • teacher librarians
  • community information officers
  • database specialists
  • research and information analysts
  • data managers.

Accreditation

The Master degree is accredited by the Australian Library and Information Association (ALIA), the professional organisation for the Australian library and information services sector and Records and Information Management Professionals Australasia (RIMPA), the peak professional association for the records and information management industry of Australasia. 

Programme Structure

Course include:
  • Management - Managing People
  • Business and Government in the Global Context
  • Global Business and Social Technology: A Case Study Approach
  • Accounting for Management Decisions

Detailed Programme Facts

  • More details: It’s important you complete the enrolment details and arrive in Melbourne before your classes start.
  • Programme intensity Full-time
    • Full-time duration 18 months
  • Languages
    • English
  • Delivery mode
    On Campus, Online
  • More information Go to the programme website

English Language Requirements

You only need to take one of these language tests:

  • Minimum required score:

    79

    The TOEFL iBT ® measures your English-language abilities in an academic setting. The test has four sections (reading, listening, speaking, and writing), each with a score range of 0-30, for a total score range of 0-120. Read more about TOEFL iBT ®.

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  • Minimum required score:

    580

    The TOEFL®PBT is administered in a paper format and measures your ability to use and understand English in a classroom setting at the college or university level. It accurately measures how well you can listen, read and write in English while performing academic tasks. Read more about TOEFL®PBT.

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  • Minimum required score:

    6.5

    The IELTS – or the International English Language Test System – tests your English-language abilities (writing, listening, speaking, and reading) on a scale of 1.00–9.00. The minimum IELTS score requirement refers to which Overall Band Score you received, which is your combined average score. Read more about IELTS.

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Academic Requirements

General Requirements

CRICOS provider number: 077511G

  • Australian Bachelor degree or equivalent in any discipline; OR
  • Successful completion of the RMIT Graduate Certificate in Information Management; The Graduate Certificate in Information Management consists of the first four discipline course of the Master program and acts as a pathway for the students who do not meet the first admission criteria. On completion of the Graduate Certificate in Information Management, you will transition to the master program and complete the remaining courses, so that your total duration of study is 1.5 yr full time; OR
  • Australian Graduate Certificate, Graduate Diploma or Masters degree or equivalent in the same discipline.

Tuition Fee

  • International

    35520 AUD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 35520 AUD per year and a duration of 18 months.
  • National

    29760 AUD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 29760 AUD per year and a duration of 18 months.
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Living costs for Melbourne

  • 1501 - 2660 AUD/month
    Living Costs

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

Funding

RMIT awards more than 2000 scholarships every year to recognise academic achievement and assist students from a variety of backgrounds. 

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.

The Global Study Awards: get funded with up to £10,000 to study abroad

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