Carlo Korssen_alumnus Information Management

Alumnus Information Management Carlo Korssen

now co-founder and CEO of Indicia Nederland and CEO of Genicap

Information Management

1 year English Starts end of August and end of January

Learn how to strategically apply IT to fundamentally change an enterprise and enable a company to achieve its strategic, tactical, and operational goals. In today’s digital society, no company can survive without decent information management. The Master's program in Information Management prepares you for an international career at the intersection of IT, Business, and Management.

international students

in the classroom from all over the world

worldwide in Business and Economics

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worldwide in Management

Program and courses 

Become fully prepared to help organizations digitize, optimize, and manage changes at the intersection of IT, Business, and Management to achieve their business potential.

  • Benefit from the latest knowledge in the field of Information Technology. Our lecturers belong to the forefront of international research.
  • Strong links with the business world. The content of the program is established in consultation with leading companies, consisting of practice-oriented cases, assignments and guest speakers on a regular basis. You'll also have the opportunity to do an internship as a common basis for your Master's thesis.
  • Innovative teaching. Work, for example, on a current real-world problem and apply your knowledge from multiple courses during a newly developed boot camp teaching method. More on Innovation in education at Tilburg University.

    In the first semester of the regular program, you can also apply for the following advanced programs:
    - The Extended Master's Program, which adds a half-year traineeship to the regular Master's program.
    - The QTEM network program, which adds an additional year to the program which you will spend at a QTEM partner university and corporate partner.

    Within Information Management, you can also choose two exceptional, related masters: 
    Double Degree Information Technology for Enterprise Management (ITEM). Obtain two master's degrees in 1.5 years: you will study at the University of Turku in Finland and at Tilburg University. The program facilitates an internship in international business and extra attention is paid to change management.
    Multiple Degree International Master in Management of IT (IMMIT). Obtain three master’s degrees from three major universities in two years: AIX-Marseille University, France, University of Turku, Finland and Tilburg University. The program facilitates an internship in an internationally operating company.

    The unique European collaboration program in Digital Transformation: ENGAGE.EU gives you the opportunity to follow one or more online courses. You will learn about the latest developments in an inspiring international class atmosphere and gain extracurricular certificates. It offers you the chance to work with some of the largest tech and digital companies in innovative case studies and workshops. 

Typical courses are:

  • Cybersecurity Risk Management
  • IT Governance and Strategic Sourcing
  • Digital Transformation and Innovation
  • Enterprise Architecture as a Business Strategy

More on the program and courses

  • Brent Hoogerwerf - master Information Management

    Brent Hoogerwerf

    Master's student

    "It is nice to experience the fact that the university staff is incorporating trends and developments in the courses so that we learn about what is happening in the field at the moment."


  • Thomas ten Hacken - master Information Management

    Thomas ten Hacken

    Exchange Student Computer Science, NTU Singapore

    "The program has a holistic approach to the field of information systems and management. Thereby, you gain both practical as well as theoretical and academic knowledge."

Career prospects

As a Master of Science in Information Management, you have a degree ranked among the top 10 programs in the Netherlands regarding best career prospects. With your skills to apply IT to achieve strategic, tactical, and operational goals, you can choose from a diverse range of positions in for example information management, business process analysis, and systems consultancy.

Some examples of our graduates' jobs:

  • IT Risk Consultant at Deloitte
  • Big Data Analyst at PwC
  • Business Analyst at Royal Dutch Shell

Alumni facts

  • Average number of months until first paid job: 3.0
  • Gross monthly income one year after graduation: € 3,258,-
  • 95% of the alumni is (very) satisfied with the program

Source: National Alumni Survey, 2021 | n=22

More on your career prospects

Students on campus enjoying the good weather

Application and admission

This Master’s program starts:

End of August and end of January

Best preparatory programs:

  • A Bachelor’s degree from Tilburg University in Business Economics or International Business Administration including the course Information Management for IBA.
  • Bachelors with a solid foundation in Mathematics and Statistics, Academic training. Management or Marketing, Information Management, Finance and Accountancy.

Pre-Master’s program:

Open to both Research University students and students from a Dutch University of Applied Sciences (HBO). 

Tuition fees and scholarships

International students find information about the tuition fees and the scholarships here.

Interested in this Master’s program?

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More information on this Master's program

Download the brochure with information on program content, admission requirements, career prospects, housing and immigration matters, and student life in Tilburg. Throughout the year you can take part in various types of events: on-campus, abroad or online.

Interested in the MSc Information Management?

Check your eligibility and the deadlines for application