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MasterInformation Sciences

In this Master’s programme you will learn about the way in which IT impacts organisations, from both a technical and managerial perspective. You will become an expert in explaining how organisations are able to deal with security and privacy issues.

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Something for you?

  • The programme provides you with a unique combination of technological and organisational expertise.
  • You will be taught by experts from both Nijmegen School of Management and the Institute for Computing and Information Sciences (iCIS).
  • Our student-run company GipHouse gives you practical experience in management, design and implementation of ICT solutions.
Why in Nijmegen?
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Admission requirements

Do you want to know if you can be admitted? Read more about the admission requirements of this programme.

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What will you learn

The curriculum of this Master's programme has been developed in close collaboration with the Nijmegen School of Management. The programme will teach you to become a digital architect who can look beyond mere technical sides to ICT adoption in designing competitive business solutions. In addition to developing a strong basis in systems approaches to information and management, students will specialise either as a Security or privacy officer, or in Alignment and IT.

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Future career opportunities

There is a big demand for highly trained information experts who can bridge the gap between the builders and the users of IT to ensure good, user-friendly technology that meets an organisation's needs. Many of our students are offered jobs even before they graduate. Most go into industry, banking and insurance, or public-sector organisations such as schools and hospitals.

After your studies


This Master’s programme is taught by top researchers and ICT experts of the Institute for Computing and Information Sciences (iCIS), with world-class expertise in security, privacy, and big data. Nijmegen School of Management brings its expertise in Business Administration, in particular on organisational development and design (incl. technology implementation as a form of organisational design), knowledge management, and innovation management. 

Questions about this programme?

Do you have a question about this programme? We're happy to help. Please contact us, ask a student or check out our information activities.


Tuitions & grants

If you are going to follow this master's programme, you will pay an annual tuition fee. There are different tuition rates. The amount depends on your personal situation.