Master of Information Governance (MInfoGov)

Master the laws and regulations relating to big data and other types of information and help enhance decision making, information privacy and compliance in organisations.

Programme overview

The Master of Information Governance responds to an increasing industry demand for graduates equipped to take up specialist roles in organisations as privacy professionals (such as Privacy Officer and Information Officer) and in other roles related to Information Governance.

The programme is designed for working professionals as well as recent graduates seeking to upskill in this field or advance their careers in privacy, information governance or related fields.

You will be equipped with a sound understanding of Information Governance concepts, global citizenship as well as a strong platform of professional skills required for managing privacy and information governance programmes in businesses and organisations.

The MInfoGov will be offered online through Auckland Online. You will be immersed in a rich, flexible and interactive learning environment designed to help you learn and develop professional skills in information governance.

A 120-point Postgraduate Diploma in Information Governance and 60-point Postgraduate Certificate in Information Governance are available for students seeking shorter qualifications, or as exit options.

Quick facts

Programme type Postgraduate - Taught
Points 180
Duration Full-time: 1.5 years*
Part-time: 3 years*
Delivery Online
Intakes April and September

*Students usually complete their programme in either 1.5 years (30 points per quarter) or 3 years (15 points per quarter).


Talk to our friendly advisers to discuss the best postgraduate study option for you.