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4 PhD Programs in Information Management

A PhD program expands on previous degree studies by offering further education that can help a student become an expert in his or her field. Programs usually take between two and five years to complete. Students who earn a PhD can come prepared with distinct advantages in flexibility and adaptability as they prepare to enter the global marketplace.

What is a PhD in Information Management? This degree can help students gain a thorough understanding of the technologies within an organization and how employees use them. Students can also learn about the design and application of information technology and gain an ability to conduct research and data analysis on a wide variety of technology-based systems. This can include cloud computing systems, mobile systems, automated technology and electronic transactions. Students usually are required to teach other students as well.  

Students can acquire a number of skills from this program that they can apply in their personal and professional lives. They may master analytical, problem-solving and communications skills to effectively work with others in a variety of different environments.

The cost of a PhD in Information Management varies. It depends on the university’s tuition and other fees and the type of funding that is available. Prospective students should research different universities to find a program that fits their goals.

PhD degree holders in this field can be highly sought after because of their expertise in a world that runs on technology. Graduates may go on to work in several different professional environments that rely on technology systems. Potential jobs include working as a data analyst, chief technology officer, information officer, information security manager or computer system architect. Some graduates become researchers at research institutes, librarians, scientists or scholars.

A PhD in Information Management is offered at colleges and universities worldwide. For those who prefer more flexibility, there are online options available. Search for your program below and contact directly the admission office of the school of your choice by filling in the lead form.

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4 Results in Information Management

OUS Royal Academy of Economics and Technology in Switzerland

Ph.D. in Managing IT Resources and Change Management is a department of study that is related to management of information technology as well as changes that take place i ... [+]

3 TOP UNIVERSITIES = 1 EUROPEAN DOCTORATE All students will have in addition to ABMS Switzerland Doctorate a Joint Doctorate with University of Dąbrowa Górnicza (WSB) and Taras Shevchenko National University (KNU). ABMS is certified by EFMD EOCCS, the Swiss National Quality for Education (EduQua) and ASIC UK. WSB Is a European state-recognized university and KNU is a European public University founded 200 years ago and ranked among top 500 universities in the world. 3 Top European Universities = Best Virtual/Online Program = 1 Top European Doctorate SWITZERLAND + EU + TOP RANKED 500 Ph.D. in Managing IT Resources and Change Management is a department of study that is related with management of information technology as well as changes that take place inside the workplace. The students who pursue this course are taught about various strategies that can allow them to manage the IT related resources inside an environment in an efficient fashion. These can have the inclusion of hardware, computer, data, network, software, data center facilities etc. Not only this, staff which is hired for the maintenance of these facilities is also considered in the definition. Students pursuing this qualification inside an organization have to develop complete command over various important functions related to business management some of these are being mentioned below:... [-]

Switzerland Zürich
Open Enrollment
Full-time
Part-time
3 years
Online
University of Johannesburg

Through the Doctoral thesis, in which the qualification finally culminates, a qualifying student would show evidence of independent and original scientific work. The thes ... [+]

Through the Doctoral thesis, in which the qualification finally culminates, a qualifying student would show evidence of independent and original scientific work. The thesis would constitute a decided contribution to the knowledge of an insight into the subject discipline as well as the field of research. Qualifying students would display applied competence in research methodology, and the proper written and/or oral communication in the research process and findings. The student should be able to reflect on his/her research decisions and applications to assess the effect thereof in the holistic context of research in the information industry.

Admission requirements

Student access will be provided to the student who is in possession of any relevant Master’s Degree on NQF Level 8 or 9. The Dean of the Faculty of Management may refuse a student admission to the Doctoral qualification if of the opinion that the student’s academic background is insufficient for the proposed studies.... [-]

South Africa Johannesburg
January 2020
Full-time
Part-time
2 - 5 years
Campus
Botswana International University Of Science And Technology

PhD Thesis Research in Information Systems & Data Management ... [+]

PhD Thesis Research in Information Systems & Data Management

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Botswana Palapye
February 2020
Campus
University of Hradec Králové, Faculty of Informatics and Management

The graduate of the doctoral study in Information and knowledge management is a theoretically well-prepared professional capable of conceptual thinking. He is able to ana ... [+]

PhD Information and Knowledge Management

The main research topics are information systems design methodologies, advanced techniques in information and knowledge processing.

The graduate of the doctoral study in Information and knowledge management is a theoretically well-prepared professional capable of conceptual thinking. He is able to analyze information and knowledge needs of organizations, design and manage the development of systems effectively supporting the company knowledge.

Entrance Requirements for the Candidate

The candidate has to be a Master’s degree graduate specialized in economics or informatics or another closely related field of study. In the field of economics, the candidate is required to attain a university-level of understanding in macro- and micro-economics, enterprise economy and individual essential economic disciplines as well as the application of technical, programming and communication skills in management; ways of acquiring information from information sources.... [-]

Czech Republic Hradec Kralove
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Full-time
4 years
Campus