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BCom Information Management

This is the only BCom Information Management degree in the country that you can do with Maths Literacy. The qualification provides qualifying students with: intellectual competencies and practical skills in the acquisition, analysis, interpretation and application of basic and advanced information management principles in the different functional units of the business organization; the ability to reflect on their managerial decisions and applications and to assess the effect thereof in the holistic context of information, competitive intelligence and knowledge management as a practice; and knowledge in preparation for a career in the information, competitive intelligence and knowledge management field, as well as to provide a basis for further learning.

Admission requirements: 

  • APS: 26 with Mathematics or 28 with Mathematical Literacy 
  • Period of study: 3 years full time (no part-time option) 
  • Application deadline: 30 September every year

What can I do with a BCom Information Management degree?

Many exciting job opportunities are available in the private sector as well government departments. In South Africa there is a marked growth in demand for the services of information consultants who can turn information provision into a successful commercial venture. Enterprises are prepared to pay for information that will enable them to increase their profit margins and remain ahead of competitors.

What are the career opportunities? 

  • Information Manager 
  • Social Media Manager 
  • Knowledge Manager 
  • Records Manager 
  • Business Intelligence Analyst 
  • Web Content Manager 
  • Information Broker 
  • Competitive Intelligence Analyst 

For further information please contact: infoman@uj.ac.za

To apply for this programme, click HERE