NOVA Information Management School

Master in Information Management


Segundo ciclo




ECTS Coordinator

Roberto Henriques

Education objectives

The Master Program in Information Management, with a specialization in Information Systems and Technologies Management, is ranked as the best Master degree Program in Information Systems Management in Portugal and the 2nd best in Western Europe by Eduniversal, international agency that publishes an annual ranking of the best Master degree programs and MBA in the world.

It is aimed at those who have roles in Information Systems (IS), namely managers and experts in the coordination and development of IS projects, IT auditing, quality control and strategic management of IS.

The main goal of this program is to train technical staff and managers, to be able to:

- Develop strategies, methods and tools for knowledge management and information systems;

- Analyze the contexts of organizations and their significance in establishing innovative methods based on the - most recent technological advances;

- Master the processes and tools used to store, organize and to access information in business;

- Use the information as an organization’s key asset and its use to reduce uncertainty related to decision-making;

- Create and develop information systems and technologies that meet the information needs of organizations.

Applications - academic year 2018-2019
To complete the application, the applicant must register in NOVA IMS' Applications Portal, fill the form, upload their Curriculum Vitae, pay the application fee (€ 51), and submit the application in the end, from April 3rd to May 10th, 2018. The selection process is based on the analysis of the applicant's academic and professional curriculum.

Access conditions

The requirements for the applications are: a degree in a compatible field (complete until September 2018); analysis of the applicants' academic and professional curriculum.

Degree pre-requisites

For the conclusion of the curricular component, it is necessary to obtain a minimum of 60 credit units (ECTS). The curricular component of the program includes two semesters and corresponds to a postgraduate program diploma.

To earn the Master degree program in Information Management, with a specialization in Information Systems and Technologies Management, the student must develop a scholarly thesis, work project or a professional internship, carried out in the third semester.

Access to other courses

Access to Doctoral Program.

Evaluation rules