Discover the Master's programme & tracks
The Master's programme Information Studies offers specialisations in two tracks. Information Systems is one of them. The other track is:
Meet the people
How to get to know this Master’s programme better than via its students? Read the experiences from students and what they say about Information Systems.
I have always been interested in the role that computers can play in our society and in what way they can really contribute and help people.Sebastiaan de Stoppelaar, student Information Studies
Graduates work in a wide range of industries and public institutions, and have jobs in which they play a liaison role between ICT and non-ICT people: the speak both "languages". There is an enormous demand for such people. Graduates can also pursue careers as scientific researchers.
Is Information Systems for you?
It is, if you:
- are interested in the ways people interact with (new) technology and media, and how they are supported, hampered and influenced by them
- want to analyse systems for the supply, storage and communication of information
- want to make connections between the people responsible for developing technological solutions and corporate management
- want to translate user demands into innovative solutions
Admission during COVID-19
Due to the Corona pandemic, the UvA will allow you to start your Master’s programme before having fully completed your Bachelor’s degree. Check the Application and Admission pages for more information.