Information Management(IM) is a relatively new subject discipline which has a huge potential in controbuting to the development of a country. Information has become the most valuable resource in every sector of human activity at present and managing information is considered the most challenging task. The recent advancements of the Information and Communication Technology (ICT) field, revolutionize the production, storage, retrieval and exploitation of information.
Studies in IM prepares you to be a leader in applying information and communication technology in your organization. Drawing from management, computer science, information systems, and information literacy, the IM programs provide you with the skills and knowledge to successfully meet users’ information needs, lead organisations to develop effective information strategies, and manage, retrieve, evaluate & deliver valuable information resources.
The IM programs give you the opportunity to work with the NILIS faculty, learning from their expertise and skills. There are many specialisations available to you for conducting research and develop professional interests. Information Centre Management, Knowledge Management, Project Management, Information Systems, and Information Literacy are examples. You will have the opportunity to work with faculty and colleagues from a variety of disciplines, industries, and cultures.
The IM programs integrate elements of management, computing, and information science to address critical social, economic, legal, and policy challenges associated with supporting information use by individuals and organizations.